- Smell the 'roses' of thankfulness November 23, 2017A fun family tradition can increase awareness of things you and your kids appreciate: friends, family, teachers, activities, even possessions.
- NFL teams turning to mindfulness November 23, 2017As football coaches keep players ready through the season, they work to perfect tackles, improve running games and make sure everyone knows all the plays by heart.
- North Korean defector had parasitic worms over 10 inches long November 23, 2017Parasitic worms and a chronic liver infection identified in a North Korean soldier who dramatically defected are providing clues into health conditions inside the secretive rogue state, experts said Wednesday.
- Philadelphia neurologist admits groping patients November 23, 2017A Philadelphia neurologist pleaded guilty this week to seven counts of sexual misconduct with patients and was sentenced to seven years probation.
- The happiest cities in America November 22, 2017I've spent my life traveling the world in the pursuit of health and happiness.
- Coffee: No Harm, No Foul If Only 4 Cups Daily November 22, 2017(MedPage Today) -- However, link seen between coffee drinking and fracture risk in women
- Streamlining Chemo: Pharmacy Practice News Report November 22, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Also, hospital groups to sue CMS over 340B cuts
- iMedicalApps: Can Virtual Reality Replace the Anatomy Lab? November 22, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Pilot study pits cadavers against computers
- Withhold Heart Drugs After Subanalyses? Experts Weigh In November 22, 2017(MedPage Today) -- CANTOS, FOURIER, and IMPROVE-IT raise the question; our panel answers
- FDA Approves Adjustable IOL System for Cataracts November 22, 2017(MedPage Today) -- Power of the lens can be corrected without additional surgery, glasses
- A search to find an Argentine submarine remains fruitless more than a week after it vanished November 23, 2017
- How searchers are trying to find Argentina's missing submarine November 22, 2017The ongoing search for a missing Argentine navy submarine sheds light on the difficulty of finding a vessel that's designed not to be found -- especially one that might have lost its ability to communicate.
- Argentina's missing submarine: What we know November 22, 2017Efforts to locate an Argentine submarine that has been missing since last week have been ramped up dramatically by a multinational search team of boats and planes, the country's navy says.
- Argentine navy loses contact with submarine November 20, 2017The Argentine navy has lost contact with one of its submarines that was traveling off the country's Atlantic coast, the military service said Friday.
- Former ethics chief says Conway violated Hatch Act November 23, 2017A former director of the US Office of Government Ethics says he filed an official complaint against White House counselor Kellyanne Conway for what he argues was a violation of the Hatch Act after she attacked GOP Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore's opponent on television Tuesday.
- Gestational and Postnatal Cortisol Profiles of Women With Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and the Dissociative Subtype November 22, 2017To test the hypothesis that women with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have greater salivary cortisol levels across the diurnal curve and throughout gestation, birth, and the postpartum period than women who do not have PTSD.
- Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Maternity and Neonatal Care November 21, 2017Omega-3 fatty acids are essential, polyunsaturated fatty acids commonly associated with pregnancy and neonatal outcomes. Omega-3 fatty acids include linolenic acid, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA). Although all omega-3 fatty acids are available in the diet, the dietary sources for linolenic acid, DHA, and EPA are different and commonly misunderstood. Linolenic acid obtained in […]
- Parents' Use of Nonpharmacologic Methods to Manage Procedural Pain in Infants November 20, 2017To describe parents' use of nonpharmacologic methods to manage infant procedural pain in the NICU and determine the demographic factors related to such use.
- History and Purpose of Postpartum Support International November 20, 2017Postpartum Support International provides training for professionals and supports families who experience perinatal mood and anxiety disorders. The purpose of this article is to describe Postpartum Support International, which was founded in 1987 to increase awareness among public and professional communities about the emotional difficulties women experience during and after pregnancy. We recommend strategies with […]
- Current Resources for Evidence-Based Practice, January/February 2018 November 13, 2017Published simultaneously in the Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health, 63(1).
- CDC Telebriefing: Transcript for Vital Signs African American Health May 3, 2017New Vital Signs Report – African Americans are living longer. The death rate for African Americans has declined about 25% over 17 years, primarily for those aged 65 years and older
- Annual EIS Conference looks to shape the future of public health - Digital Press Kit April 24, 2017The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will hold its 66th Annual Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Conference April 24–27, 2017, in Atlanta.
- Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes on the rise among children, teens - Press Release April 12, 2017Rates of new diagnosed cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes are increasing among youth in the United States, according to a report, Incidence Trends of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes among Youths, 2002-2012, published today in the New England Journal of Medicine.
- 66th Annual EIS Conference - Media Advisory April 12, 2017CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) will host the 66th Annual EIS Conference from April 24-27 in Atlanta. During the event, EIS officers—also known as CDC disease detectives—describe the investigations they conducted over the past year.
- CDC assisting investigation of animal material found in packaged salad - Media Statement April 8, 2017Experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are working with the Florida Department of Health and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support an investigation of a dead bat that was found in a packaged salad purchased from a grocery store in Florida.
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