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Today's fitness junkies demand high-tech marketing experiences

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mashable.com - You've been feeling a little lazy lately. So, you head to your local gym to inquire about classes. But instead of simply peeking into classes currently in session or reading a useless description, ...

Bigger Babies Filling NICU Beds

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medpagetoday.com - Overall, NICU admission rates have risen dramatically since 2007, mainly due to an increase in the proportion of normal birth weight infants, according to a large longitudinal analysis of live birt...

Top 10 Short URL creating platforms 2015

yoblogger.com - URL Shorten websites are one of the best techniques for online money making. But, It is always not important to make money by short URL we have provided both types of URL shortening websites Money ...

Licensed Vocational Nurse Program - About Health Degrees

abouthealthdegrees.com - An LVN administers routine treatment and health care to patients who are sick or disabled. Most training programs take a year to complete and require students to pass a licensing examination on com...

WHO and Gates Foundation agree on ways to strengthen collaboration to improve health in the African Region

afro.who.int - Brazzaville, 27 July 2015 – Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr Chris Elias, President of the Global Development Division of the Bill & Melinda...

105 Awesome Infographic Templates Bundle - YoBlogger - We Love Blogging for You

yoblogger.com - Infographics is one of the best Graphics Design collection company Everything you see in Infographics templates is vector 1. You can scale up or down any graphic without losing its quality. 2. And ...

Google health wristband is more than a "me too" wearable

imedicalapps.com - Google announced last week that they’ve developed a clinical grade health tracking wristband for use in medical research and clinical trials. In other words, the Google health wristband won’t show ...

Can Raw Foods Help Chronic Fatigue And Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

theorganicview.com - The expression, “you are what you eat” is something that many people take to heart, especially when it comes to their health and overall well-being. However, most people do not really understand wh...

Article > Sanofi and Regeneron look to break into immunotherapy

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pharmatimes.com - Sanofi will extend its fruitful partnership with Regeneron into the promising area of cancer immunotherapies with an investment worth up to $2.17 billion. The two companies will jointly develop a p...

Opternative’s Online Eye Exam Gets You A Glasses Prescription From Home

techcrunch.com - The annoyance of going to the doctor keeps tons of people from finding out if they need glasses or updating their prescription. But it turns out you don’t need one of those giant multi-lens machine...

Primary health care in focus at research summit - InDaily | Adelaide News

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indaily.com.au - The issue of 40,000 unnecessary admissions by elderly Australians to emergency departments, a web tool that helps GPs predict bowel cancer, and a new health framework for Indigenous Australians by ...

Advertising and marketing on Social Networking Sites: Why Market on Facebook? - YoBlogger - We Love Blogging for You

yoblogger.com - Are you searching for a market your services or products online? In case you are, then the answer is Online marketing on Social networking sites. Initially, Social network advertising is among the ...

Secure your PC System from various problems - YoBlogger - We Love Blogging for You

yoblogger.com - Now day’s people are using their computer systems for every part from communication to online banking and from investing to shopping. As we do these things on an extra common foundation, we open ou...

Success story: informatics holds clue to 21st century health care - Case study - GOV.UK

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gov.uk - A pioneering health informatics company in Scotland is promising to revolutionise the way data and analytics is used to manage chronic disease and to accelerate collaborative research. Aridhia Info...

Health Check: What causes headaches?

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thenewsminute.com - We all get headaches from time to time. In fact, nearly every second person in the world had a headache at least once in the past year. But these can feel very different, depending on which of the ...

Threat of viral hepatitis looms large in India

channelnewsasia.com - NEW DELHI: On World Hepatitis Day (Jul 28), Channel NewsAsia examines whether India is ready to combat the potential threat of viral hepatitis, which looms large in the country. The World Health Or...

Amyko, ecco il braccialetto per le emergenze

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franzrusso.it - A vederlo sembra un normale braccialetto di plastica, di quelli che se ne vedono tanti ormai, spesso non proprio utilissimi. Ma Amyko è un’altra cosa. Non è un semplice braccialetto di plastica, ma...

EU Suspends Sale of 700 Generic Drugs Made in India

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naharnet.com - European Union nations have until August 20 to suspend the sale of some 700 generic drugs made in India, the EU's executive confirmed on Monday. The European Commission took the action after an Ind...

OAXIS Launches Smart Wellness Line on Pozible #MeetTheNewYou and #OAXISWellness | Fashion Beyond Forty: OAXIS Launches Smart Wellness Line on Pozible #MeetTheNewYou and #OAXISWellness

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fashionbeyondforty.com - Disclosure: This post was created in partnership with eAccountable. All opinions are my own. Everyone desires to be healthy and fit, brimming with energy to take on the challenges each day brings. ...

BMC Public Health | Full text | Fifty years of fat: news coverage of trends that predate obesity prevalence

biomedcentral.com - Obesity prevalence has risen in fifty years. While people generally expect media mentions of health risks like obesity prevalence to follow health risk trends, food consumption trends may precede o...

Why neglecting your teeth could be seriously bad for your health

theguardian.com - As daily rituals go, it’s up there with getting dressed. Whether you brush your teeth to avoid cavities or bad breath, a clean, bright smile is a social necessity. Yet, a quarter of British adults ...

Study: Data Analyses Back Sanofi Dengue Vaccine

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naharnet.com - A dengue vaccine candidate by French drugmaker Sanofi protects more than three quarters of participants, an analysis found Monday. The experimental drug allowed 80.8 percent of children aged nine a...

Essential Vitamins for your healthy hair

yoblogger.com - There are different and specific hair vitamins and minerals that can play a major role in helping a person have healthy hairs on head. If a person does not have sufficient hair vitamins then it may...

South Korea Declares End to MERS Outbreak

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naharnet.com - South Korea on Tuesday declared the effective end to a deadly outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) that killed 36 people, triggered widespread panic and stymied growth in Asia's four...

When Health Care Gets a Healthy Dose of Data | MIT Sloan Management Review

sloanreview.mit.edu - The views of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains are spectacular from the east side of Intermountain Medical Center, but as 40-year-old Lee Pierce walked down a hallway on the fifth floor of the hospital’s ad...

How to get your bone strength back

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healthmaxim.com - People often take for granted that bones weaken as we age. But researchers have found a dependable way to keep bones strong and restore their strength even if you’ve already lost some of it. Resear...

How Walking in Nature Changes the Brain

well.blogs.nytimes.com - A walk in the park may soothe the mind and, in the process, change the workings of our brains in ways that improve our mental health, according to an interesting new study of the physical effects o...

Breastfeeding: New Mothers Don't Receive Any Advice From Doctors On Breastfeeding, Infant Care, Says Survey

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hngn.com - New mothers in the United States are receiving poor medical advice about infant care and breastfeeding from their physician, a survey released on Monday by the National Health Institutes suggests. ...

Do You Want to become Smart in Inventory Solutions ? - YoBlogger - We Love Blogging for You

yoblogger.com - Do You Want to become Smart in Inventory Solutions. After reading this post you must have a tight Focus On Materials And Spare Parts Management. This post is regarding the best MRO & Spare Parts In...

Beet juice? Nitrates shown to improve exercise endurance

doctorraman.com - Beet juice and nitrates have been gaining more and more attention for their ability to improve athletic performance and reduce blood pressure.  It has been well-documented that a diet rich in veget...

UTHealth researchers provide insights into current understanding of childhood obesity epidemic

news-medical.net - Encouraging more social interaction for children rather than just limiting TV time and enforcing strong nutritional policies in schools are two of the ways to decrease child obesity rates, accordin...

Don’t believe what you hear: “Chocolate makes you thin,” and other fake reports

blog.muipr.com - The internet has its advantages and disadvantages. On one hand, it gives everyone in the world a voice to be heard; on the other hand, it gives everyone in the world a voice to be heard. Sifting th...

Push back against Big Pharma’s push to get everyone on prescription drugs

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healthmaxim.com - Statins are very problematic drugs. Some researchers believe they interfere with the body’s use of vitamin D, which could seriously impact your health — because, as we’ve reported here at Easy Heal...

Featured Product - Herrens Health

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herrenshealth.com -      Isotonix OPC-3 is one of the most revolutionary nutritional supplements available today. Between its unparalleled formula, including the clinically-studied ingredient Pycnogenol, and the revol...

Nigerian Doctors Web - Nigerian Health - 'The government cannot do it all alone': realist analysis of the minutes of community health committee meetings in Nigeria.

healthfolk.net - Since the mid-1980s, the national health policy in Nigeria has sought to inspire community engagement in primary health care by bringing communities into partnership with service providers through ...

SSSTS - Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme - THSP Risk Management

thsp.co.uk - The SSSTS training course is ideal if you are considering, or already have supervisory or management responsibilities on site. It provides an introduction to health and safety, welfare and environm...

Yabao Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive China Partnership With Lawson Health Research Institute

finance.yahoo.com - BEIJING, July 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Yabao Pharmaceutical Co, Inc. (Shanghai Stock Exchange 600351), a leading pharmaceutical company in China, today announced that it entered into an exclusi...

Insomnia can be cured with therapy, claims university - here are the tools YOU can use to get better SLEEP

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standardmedia.co.ke - A study from Northumbria University found cognitive therapy helped cure participants of insomnia Do you have trouble getting to sleep at the end of the day? According to Northumbria University, a o...

The Evidence Supports Artificial Sweeteners Over Sugar

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nytimes.com - In the last few years, I’ve watched a continuing battle among my friends about which is worse for you: artificial sweeteners or sugar. Unless you want to forgo all beverages that are sweet, you’re ...

How Changing Attitudes Went Along With a Drop in Calories

nytimes.com - Fifteen years ago, in July 2000, a Newsweek cover depicted an overweight boy clutching a giant, melting ice cream cone. “Fat for Life?” read the headline. The Newsweek cover was striking, but not u...

How Myofascial Dao Yin helped me be a better runner

bencalder.co.uk - In Novemebr 2013 I had a side impact car crash, a 4 wheel drive shunted me out of my lane, through the on coming traffic and into a grass verge on the other side of the road. I had to give up runni...

Celator® Pharmaceuticals to Present on Fixed-Ratio Nanomedicines at the 2015 Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting

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marketwatch.com - EWING, N.J., July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc. CPXX, +9.30% a biopharmaceutical company that is transforming the science of combination therapy and developing products to ...

Vancouver firm says marijuana breathalyzer nearly ready for use — and employers, cops are interested

theprovince.com - Workplace tokers may soon find their cover blown by a high-tech machine built to smoke them out. The Vancouver firm behind a marijuana breathalyzer says its product is now months away from final te...

Create Android Messenger App Online Free

yoblogger.com - Everyone on this online world wants to become popular by writing blogs, designing works, creating mobile apps and web apps and also from so many other ways people making money online now days. But ...

Austin TX - Nurse Practitioner - Physician Group - Housecall Doctors MD - Dallas - IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a he

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healthcarehiring.com - JOBS: MENTAL HEALTH AUSTIN TX - Page 1 Job Title : Mental Health Nurse | Employer : U.S. Air Force | Location : Austin TX | Job Description : Position Summary You earned the degreenow get the respe...

Which oils are best to cook with? - BBC News

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bbc.co.uk - Choosing the right oil to cook with is a complicated business, writes Michael Mosley. When it comes to fats and oils, we are spoiled for choice. Supermarket shelves are heaving with every conceivab...

Cell protein allows malaria parasite entry to liver

freepressjournal.in - Washington: Scientists have identified a cell protein in mice that allows the malaria parasites passage through the liver where a few organisms multiply into tens of thousands and are then released...

Coordinated support for vulnerable groups among MSF priorities: Tan Chuan-Jin

channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: Enhancing the support for families and vulnerable groups, as well as having the community play a greater role in taking care of those less well off are among new Social and Family Develo...

Tech’s Next Frontier: Removing Barriers for Disabled People

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wired.com - The Americans with Disabilities Act turned 25-years-old this weekend, and given its impact on breaking down the barriers disabled people face over the last two and a half decades, it deserves to be...

Blog - Omega-3 Foods May Reduce ALS Risk

lifenutrition.com - With the increasing attention given to the ALS patients through ice bucket challenge recently, more people know about this fatal disease which slowly paralyzes the patients as time goes by. A study...

Karen D. Swim

Marketing,PR Communications specialist. Quietly doing work I love for people and organizations that I believe in and that inspire my respect. Love shining the light on others and getting results that drive business forward.

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Daily chatter, news and views on technology, media, PR, health and marketing from the smart, funny people who populate my twitter community. Diversity of thoughts, views are the authors and not mine own.
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