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Stefano Vella: On Ending HIV by 2030 - The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

theglobalfund.org - Lucy collects HIV medicine at Ishiara Sub-district Hospital in Kenya. She has also received treatment to prevent transmission of the virus to her child Newton, who is 4 months old. Photo: The Globa...

Texas Strives To Lure Mental Health Providers To Rural Counties

npr.org - In her third year of medical school, Karen Duong found herself on the other side of Texas. She had driven 12 hours north from where she grew up on the Gulf Coast to a panhandle town called Hereford...

Lack of ID stalls access to in-patient addictions treatment for Inuvik residents

cbc.ca - Many people in Inuvik, Northwest Territories, with addictions aren't getting the help they need because they don't have proper identification, according to a local pastor. Pastor Stephen Martin of ...

National childhood immunisation programme boosted by MenB vaccine - Press releases - GOV.UK

gov.uk - From 1 September 2015, the MenB vaccination will be added to the NHS Childhood Immunisation Programme in England. The vaccine will help protect children against this devastating disease which can c...

Women in Medicine

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ama-assn.org - Each September, the AMA Women Physicians Section (WPS) honors physicians who have offered their time, wisdom and support to advance women in medicine. This year's theme, "Promoting Healthy Living f...

Going Back to Work

cancer.gov - People with cancer often want to get back to work. Their jobs not only give them an income but also a sense of routine. Work helps people feel good about themselves. Before you go back to work, tal...

BMJ Blogs: The BMJ » Blog Archive » George Gillett: The NHS and immigration

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blogs.bmj.com - Last February, the UK Home Office announced changes to immigration rules that would mean non-EU nurses would not have their visa applications prioritised. The decision not to add nursing to the lis...

15 Ways To Make Therapy Worth Your Energy

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blogs.psychcentral.com - Therapy can be a big waste of time. But therapy can also be one of the best things that could ever happen to you. What makes the difference is who you have as your therapist, how invested you are i...

NHS staff offered Zumba to keep well - BBC News

bbc.co.uk - NHS staff will be offered exercise classes in a bid to keep them fit and in work, NHS England's chief executive is set to announce. Simon Stevens will outline his £5m solution for cutting the NHS b...

What if Your Wife Has Postpartum Depression?

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psychologytoday.com - When his second son was born, Jared knew something just wasn't right. Although the New Jersey father's baby boy had been born healthy, and his wife gave birth without any major physical complicatio...

10 helpful ways to improve your patient experience

kevinmd.com - Have you ever been a patient? Yeah, me too. Many newly insured Americans will visit doctors’ offices this year. The average time you — or anyone — has with a primary care provider is 15 minutes. Wh...

Anche con il freddo si può rischiare l'infarto

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salute24.ilsole24ore.com - Malattie ed eventi cardiovascolari, infarto incluso, sono responsabili del 75% dei decessi registrati in Europa. Oggi una nuova ricerca suggerisce che anche il freddo potrebbe essere incluso fra i ...

Quattrocento gruppi di sostanze attive saranno monitorate dall'Ema

24o.it - Dal primo settembre è pienamente operativo il servizio di monitoraggio della letteratura medica dell'Agenzia Europea dei Medicinali (EMA) con il relativo inserimento delle reazioni avverse in Eudra...

Igiene, dieta e probiotici per prevenire disturbi intestinali

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salute24.ilsole24ore.com - Per non farsi rovinare la vacanza dai problemi intestinali, basta fare attenzione alle norme igieniche, seguire un’alimentazione bilanciata e, se serve, assumere i probiotici. Durante la villeggiat...

A Enna facoltà di Medicina in salsa rumena. Semaforo rosso del Miur

24o.it - Semaforo rosso del Miur sul caso dei corsi di laurea in ambito medico sanitario creati a Enna in salsa rumena. La facoltà sarebbe gestita dalla Fondazione Proserpina, amministrata da Mirello Crisaf...

Raggi ultravioletti, pericolosi come il fumo di sigaretta

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salute24.ilsole24ore.com - L’esposizione ai raggi ultravioletti provenienti dai lettini abbronzanti aumenta il rischio di cancro della pelle. Ad affermarlo, in uno studio pubblicato sulla rivista American Journal of Preventi...

This story will show you how doctors are like sidewalk jugglers

kevinmd.com - The job of being a doctor can sometimes be like that of your favorite sidewalk juggler. It used to be that a good family doctor would have to show up in the clinic for a couple of hours, make a few...

Parental doubt drives drop in vaccination

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scidev.net - People who reject or defer vaccination, even when life-saving immunisations are available, pose a growing problem in developing countries, the World Health Organization has warned. In a collection ...

5 Lessons From The Mobile Health Program That's Reaching Half A Million Moms

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huffingtonpost.com - For many women in South Africa like Lerato, a pregnant woman in Mabopane Township in Pretoria, pregnancy brought questions with answers that weren't always easy to come by. In a country with roughl...

U.S. Smoking Rate Falls to 15 Percent: CDC

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consumer.healthday.com - TUESDAY, Sept. 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. smoking rate continues to decline, with just over 15 percent of adults reporting they're current smokers, a new government survey reveals. That's...

Roma: Morti per infortuni sui luoghi di lavoro nel 2015 | Agenparl

agenparl.com - 1 gennaio 31 agosto 445 morti dall’inizio dell’anno Morti per infortuni sui luoghi di lavoro nelle regioni italiane per ordine decrescente. Con le morti sulle strade e in itinere occorre almeno rad...

Il ministero della Salute avvia un tavolo di lavoro sulla “Mobile Health”

lastampa.it - Regolamentare il settore della “Mobile Health” (mHealth), ovvero la pratica della medicina supportata da dispositivi mobili come i palmari e telefoni cellulari mediante l’utilizzo di applicazioni s...

Are Millennials Ready to Ditch their Regular Doctor?

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ww2.kqed.org - Unlike previous generations, young people today have countless options when it comes to their medical care. Millennials can video chat with a doctor practicing anywhere in the country, or sign up w...

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