5 reasons prescription drug prices keep rising - Press-Enterprise - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 07:06

5 reasons prescription drug prices keep rising
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They found that the problem has deep and complicated roots and published their findings in JAMA, the journal of the American Medical Association. Five key findings in the review: 1. Drug manufacturers in the U.S. set their own prices, and that's not ...

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Susan Campbell: Let's put gender aside in fight against obesity - The Advocate - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 04:05

The Advocate

Susan Campbell: Let's put gender aside in fight against obesity
The Advocate
A June article in the Journal of American Medical Association said that 35 percent of men in the U.S. are obese, compared to 40.4 percent of women — and that latter number is growing, researchers said. Weight discrimination doesn't stop at the ...

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After battling concussions, depression, Bado returns to football as coach, player advocate - Joplin Globe - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 04:05

Joplin Globe

After battling concussions, depression, Bado returns to football as coach, player advocate
Joplin Globe
Dr. Harrison S. Martland first described a spectrum of neurological symptoms he found in boxers in a 1928 Journal of the American Medical Association article. He referred to the fighters as “punch drunk.” In 1937, J.A. Millspaugh introduced the term ...

Editorial: EpiPen corners market - Boston Herald - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 04:05

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Editorial: EpiPen corners market
Boston Herald
23 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association found a decline of 45 percent in the prices of brand-name drugs after two competitors showed up, 67 percent with five and 87 percent with 15. Maintaining competition ought to be the first line ...
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Transgender: Living life inside out - Toledo Blade - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 04:04

Toledo Blade

Transgender: Living life inside out
Toledo Blade
“[The] American Psychiatric Association indicates that being transgender is not a mental disorder and that gender affirming treatments are reasonable for those who desire them,” she said. Those with gender dysphoria may experience mild and severe bouts ...

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Dear Abby: Woman copes with anxiety by filtering out bad news - Glens Falls Post-Star - Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 02:14

Dear Abby: Woman copes with anxiety by filtering out bad news
Glens Falls Post-Star
SERIOUS GUILT. DEAR SERIOUS GUILT: Wrong? Absolutely not! According to The Journal of the American Medical Association, 13 percent of Americans now use antidepressants to combat depression and anxiety. Our news media feed so many salacious ...

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Deploying the rod and damaging the child - Observer-Reporter - Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 22:31

Deploying the rod and damaging the child
Observer-Reporter
The ACLU has been joined in its opposition to corporal punishment by the likes of American Academy of Pediatrics, American Psychological Association and American Medical Association. These organizations, and other opponents of corporal punishment, ...

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Health-care exchange sign-ups fall far short of forecasts - Washington Post - Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 21:32

Washington Post

Health-care exchange sign-ups fall far short of forecasts
Washington Post
“Congress should revisit a public plan to compete alongside private insurers in areas of the country where competition is limited,” he wrote in an essay published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. “Adding a public plan in such areas ...

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Salmon Caught Near Seattle Found To Be Flooded With Cocaine, Antidepressants & More - Collective Evolution - Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 17:54

Collective Evolution

Salmon Caught Near Seattle Found To Be Flooded With Cocaine, Antidepressants & More
Collective Evolution
Many of us have been aware of the dangers in our food, including salmon. We've been educated on the health concerns of farmed salmon given its contaminants like polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), dioxins, and several chlorinated pesticides. We've also ...

UK investigating progressive therapies to treat opioid addiction - Richmond Register - Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 16:32

Richmond Register

UK investigating progressive therapies to treat opioid addiction
Richmond Register
The product received FDA approval in May and the results were recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. “This was exciting because it's not often you get to see a drug in development actually make it to the market and ...

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5 reasons prescription drug prices keep rising - Press-Enterprise

5 reasons prescription drug prices keep risingPress-EnterpriseThey found that the problem has deep and complicated roots and published their findings in JAMA, the journal of the American Medical Association. Five key findings in the review: 1. Drug manufacturers in the U.S.

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