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1 hr ago | Science Daily

Caregivers of family members newly diagnosed with mental illness at risk for anxiety

Researchers who studied the emotional distress of caring for a family member diagnosed with a mental illness, found anxiety is high for the primary caregiver at the initial diagnosis or early in the course of the illness, and decreases over time. Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, who studied the emotional distress of caring for a family member diagnosed with a mental illness, found anxiety is high for the primary caregiver at the initial diagnosis or early in the course of the illness and decreases over time.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Anxiety, Health, Case Western Reserve University

5 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

Nursing all in the family

Victor Posada was the first in the Posada family to study nursing at Tyler Junior College, followed by his sister, Elizabeth, and brother, Daniel. "He initiated the path into nursing," said Elizabeth, his sister, who was impressed by his compassion and being able to take care of patients.

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9 hrs ago | Clacton and Frinton Gazette

Families unite for special party with nurses

About 120 babies and toddlers, including six pairs of twins and a set of triplets, got together in Great Bentley village hall last week. The event was for babies who spent at least a week on the neonatal unit over the last 12 months.

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Related Topix: Medicine

14 hrs ago | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

Student nurses choose to work in East Lancs hospitals

There has been a rise in the number of student nurses choosing to stay and work in Burnley and Blackburn hospitals. This year has seen an increase in the number of nurses choosing to stay and work with East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust following graduation, meaning fewer agency nurses are needed.

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Related Topix: Medicine

18 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Telegram

10 Things to Know, Monday, Sept. 15

France's president says there's "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of Iraq's borders. AP's Dan Perry finds that much of the problem lies in the region's Sunni-Shiite divide, which outsiders tend to underestimate repeatedly.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Medicine, Idea Factory, -8, Video Games

18 hrs ago | WALB-TV Albany

10 things to know for Monday

14, 2014. . Miss New York Kira Kazantsev, left, gasps after she was named Miss America 2015 as she holds hands with Miss Virginia Courtney Paige Garrett during the Miss America 2015 pageant, Sunday, Sept.

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Related Topix: New York, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Medicine

20 hrs ago | Daily Journal

US works to step up Ebola aid, but is it enough?

The American strategy on Ebola is two-pronged: Step up desperately needed aid to West Africa and, in an unusual step, train U.S. doctors and nurses for volunteer duty in the outbreak zone. At home, the goal is to speed up medical research and put hospitals on alert should an infected traveler arrive.

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Related Topix: Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

20 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

US works to step up Ebola aid, but is it enough?

In this Sept. 9, 2014 file photo, Valor Christian High School sophomore and volunteer Paige Kula loads a pallet with medical supplies bound for Sierra Leone to combat Ebola, inside the warehouse of Project C.U.R.E., in Centennial, Colo.

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Related Topix: Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Medicine, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Vail Daily News

Proposed Eagle senior care facility meets $4.4M goal

Castle Peak Senior Care Community - the 64-bed skilled nursing and assisted living senior care facility proposed in Eagle - has met its $4.4 million fundraising goal. Augustana Care, a Minnesota based nonprofit organization that owns and manages 23 senior care projects, is partnering with Eagle County to build the Castle Peak Senior Care Community.

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Related Topix: Eagle, CO, Medicine, Eagle County, CO, Non-Profit, Vail, CO, Avon, CO

AME Info

Expert warns: LTE networks' face massive BYOD security threat'

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Related Topix: Medicine

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

UMass Memorial Neonatal unit turns 40

Aaron Bissell spent his infancy fighting for survival in the UMass Memorial Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Now, 21 years later, "I'm well.

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Related Topix: Grafton, MA, Medicine

Mansfield Chad

LETTER: Wish I could have stayed longer at King's Mill

I have just spend 8 days in King's Mill Hospital and would like to assure readers of the excellent care I received as an inpatient. We are too often reminded of the limited resources and consequential shortcomings of the NHS but this wasn't my experience at all.

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Hindustan Times

Radio station donates to Indiaborn nurses family

An Australian radio station, which aired a prank on an India-born nurse who later took her life, donated $550,000 to her family to help them rebuild their lives. "We do not assume, of course, that this donation or any amount of money could relieve the feelings of loss felt by Ms Saldanha's family.

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Related Topix: Medicine, World News, India

Barron's

Ventas Shares Deserve an Upgrade

An aging population and savvy deals helped turn Ventas into one of the nation's largest senior health-care REITs. Plus, the stock has 25% upside.

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Related Topix: Real Estate, Ventas, REIT, Medicine

Sat Sep 13, 2014

KCRA-TV Sacramento

NICU doctors & nurses reunite with patients

Patients from the Mercy San Juan's neo-natal intensive care unit had a reunion with some of the doctors and nurses who helped saved their lives. HELPS MAKE THE ZOO INCLUSIVE FOR THE DEAF COMMUNITY.

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Deseret News

WHO turns down Sierra Leone request for funds for Ebola evacuation

The World Health Organization said Saturday it could not meet a request from Sierra Leone to evacuate a doctor who contracted the deadly Ebola disease. Dr. Olivet Buck is the fourth doctor from Sierra Leone to come down with Ebola, which has been blamed for 2,400 deaths in West Africa, according to the WHO.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Liberia, World News, Africa, Ernest Bai Koroma, Germany,

Examiner.com

Why patients-to-nurse ratios matter for hospitals

The media often focuses on doctors when it comes to issues involving healthcare. However, nurses are usually the first responders when patients check in a hospital.

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Related Topix: Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

KSLA-TV Shreveport

University plans nursing gala

The Southeastern Louisiana University School of Nursing will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the university's nursing program at a gala on Oct. 10. A social hour is planned for 6 p.m. and the evening's events are expected to continue until 9 p.m. More information can be obtained by calling the office of the dean of nursing and health sciences at 985-549-5179 or online at www.southeastern.edu/nursing.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Southeastern Louisiana University, Louisiana

Lancaster Guardian

Nursing degrees at the double for twins

Now that closeness has extended to their choice of future career, as they will soon be starting their nursing degree studies together at the University of Cumbria in Lancaster. Katie and Laura come from Poulton-le-Fylde and recently completed their A-level studies at Blackpool and The Fylde College.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Lancashire County, England, United Kingdom,

South End Standard

Nurse facing six misconduct charges

TracyHumphreys, whoworked as a senior sister at Godden Lodge Residential and Nursing Home, will face six charges when she appears before a Nursing and Midwifery Council at the end of the month. She is accused of inaccurately recording that a resident, referred to only as patient A, had pressure sores on her heels and the base of her spine.

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Related Topix: Medicine

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