Morning Break: Zika in SE Asia; EpiPen Price Probe - MedPage Today - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 13:46

Morning Break: Zika in SE Asia; EpiPen Price Probe
MedPage Today
(Reuters). Inovio's investigational Zika vaccine will be trialed in Puerto Rico. (Philly.com). Ronald Pies, MD, takes a close look at the "Goldwater Rule" that prohibits psychiatrists from diagnosing mental illnesses on the basis of news reports ...

Study Bolsters Role of Angioplasty, Stents in Heart-Attack Survival - HealthDay - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 13:10

HealthDay

Study Bolsters Role of Angioplasty, Stents in Heart-Attack Survival
HealthDay
Indeed, international guidelines now encourage this type of "aggressive" intervention for heart attack patients across the board, he noted. The study, funded by the British Heart Foundation, appears Aug. 30 in the Journal of the American Medical ...

and more »
Why some men can't seem to stop sexting: Understanding 'pocket porn' - Charlotte Observer - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 12:24

Charlotte Observer

Why some men can't seem to stop sexting: Understanding 'pocket porn'
Charlotte Observer
Sexting, like internet addiction, is not included by the American Psychiatric Association in its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. But in the DSM's most recent edition, Internet Gaming Disorder is listed as warranting more clinical ...
The big question after Anthony Weiner's latest disgrace: Is sexting an addiction, technically?Orlando Sentinel
Anthony Weiner Scandal: Is Sexting an Addiction?TheWrap
Anthony Weiner sexted busty brunette while his son was in bed with himNew York Post
New York Times
all 715 news articles »
Doctors usually think bigger hospitals offer better surgery. Turns out, we're wrong. - Vox - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 11:50

Vox

Doctors usually think bigger hospitals offer better surgery. Turns out, we're wrong.
Vox
Thus, the question of where to go for common operations was left unanswered. Recently in the Journal of the American Medical Association I reported new evidence that helps answer where you should go to obtain care for common surgical procedures.

and more »
NAMI Will-Grundy offers education classes in September - The Herald-News - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:34

The Oshkosh Northwestern

NAMI Will-Grundy offers education classes in September
The Herald-News
JOLIET – NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Will-Grundy is offering education classes in September. Family-to-Family Class begins Sept. 1. Classes will be held at NAMI's Joliet office from 6 to 8:30 p.m. every Thursday for 12 weeks. NAMI Basics ...
NAMI family class starts Sept. 8 - Oshkosh NorthwesternThe Oshkosh Northwestern
Berks families coping with mental illness have new support group ...Reading Eagle
Program offered to parents of children with mental illnessCanton Repository
Davisclipper
all 9 news articles »
Your Weekly Briefing: Health In Rhode Island - Rhode Island Public Radio - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 10:18

Rhode Island Public Radio

Your Weekly Briefing: Health In Rhode Island
Rhode Island Public Radio
OPIOID TOOLKIT: The American Medical Association is teaming up with Rhode Island to create a toolkit for doctors who prescribe opioids or have patients who may be addicted to these substances. The doctors' association chose Rhode Island, officials say, ...

How to plan for retirement when you have a child with autism or special needs - Bankrate.com - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 09:42

Bankrate.com

How to plan for retirement when you have a child with autism or special needs
Bankrate.com
Those with a more serious autistic disorder can incur annual costs of about $88,000 per year, according to a study by the American Medical Association. Nobody knows that better than Mitch Tuchman, managing director at Rebalance IRA, a retirement ...

and more »
(Dreamstime image: Ben Goode) - National Review Online - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 09:04

National Review Online

(Dreamstime image: Ben Goode)
National Review Online
But others do have something to say: The House has passed the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (H.R. 2646), sponsored by Representative Tim Murphy (R., Pa.), which would refocus the mental-health bureaucracy toward helping the most ...

and more »
When A Screening Test For Colon Cancer Leads To A Pricey Follow-Up - NPR - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 09:00

NPR

When A Screening Test For Colon Cancer Leads To A Pricey Follow-Up
NPR
In 2014, a third of doctors were either employed by a hospital or worked in practices that were at least partly owned by a hospital, an increase from 29 percent in 2012, according to a study by the American Medical Association. Even if the doctor's ...

and more »
Doctors can fire vaccine refusers - Waterbury Republican American - Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 06:02

Washington Post

Doctors can fire vaccine refusers
Waterbury Republican American
... most notably measles and whooping cough. In 2015, a measles outbreak originating at Disneyland sickened 147 people in the United States, including 131 in California. A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in March ...
Refuse to vaccinate? You may be told to seek care elsewhereOmaha World-Herald
Pediatricians putting new focus on how violence, other problems affect children's livesNorthJersey.com

all 54 news articles »

Pages

Cognoa for Employers Officially Launches, Giving Parents Access to Child Development Support Through Their ... - Marketwired (press release)

Cognoa for Employers Officially Launches, Giving Parents Access to Child Development Support Through Their ...Marketwired (press release)Cognoa for Employers addresses a top concern for parents, while also providing peace of mind, increased p

Cognoa for Employers Officially Launches, Giving Parents Access to Child Development Support Through Their ... - Yahoo Finance

Cognoa for Employers Officially Launches, Giving Parents Access to Child Development Support Through Their ...Yahoo FinanceCognoa for Employers addresses a top concern for parents, while also providing peace of mind, increased productivity and lower healthcare and employee costs through ear

Pages

Subscribe to Green Pharmacy RSS