Healthcare Industry Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. CDC abruptly cancels long-planned conference on climate change and healthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    With little warning or explanation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently canceled a major climate change conference that had been scheduled for next month in Atlanta.

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  2. Schuh signs law altering benefits program for volunteer firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    County Executive Steve Schuh, talks with Craig Harman of the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Firefighters Association at Earliegh Heights Volunteer Fire Company. Schuh signed legislation to increase benefits for the Countya a s volunteer firefighting corps.

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  3. Millions with MetS may benefit from improved vitamin E testingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NutraIngredients

    People with metabolic syndrome need significantly more vitamin E, says a new DSM-backed study that finds current methods of testing for vitamin E deficiency can mask deficiencies in people with the condition. The new randomised trial, published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, looked at the effect of different types of vitamin E supplementation in people with and without metabolic syndrome .

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  4. Obamacare Boosted Coverage for the Chronically Ill, Study FindsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Millions of Americans with a chronic illness gained health insurance coverage after the Affordable Care Act went into effect in 2010, a new study reports. Insurance coverage among the chronically ill -- people with heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, asthma, and other long-term health problems -- increased by about 5 percentage points after implementation of the Affordable Care Act , a review of federal survey data found.

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  5. Exercise Rates Often Decline After Cancer DiagnosisRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Exercise can help cancer patients cope with their treatment, but as many as 75 percent reduce their physical activity after diagnosis, a new study finds. Getting motivated to exercise can be difficult when faced with a serious illness.

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  6. LSU graduate dies after being swept into ocean on San Diego beachRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KAUZ

    A recent LSU graduate died over the weekend in San Diego after a large wave swept her and a second woman into the sea. According to our sister station CBS 8 , Toro was walking on the beach with the unidentified second woman.

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  7. Unusual Rat Virus Strikes 8 People in Illinois and WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A virus rarely seen in the United States recently infected eight people in Wisconsin and Illinois who were working in facilities where pet rats are bred, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . Authorities first became aware of the infections when two people in Wisconsin who operated a rat-breeding facility fell ill in December 2016, with one going to the hospital.

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  8. Trulance Approved for Chronic ConstipationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    Trulance has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat persistent constipation of unknown cause in adults. Some 42 million people in the United States are affected by constipation , according to the National Institutes of Health.

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  9. U.S. Deaths From Cervical Cancer May Be UnderestimatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    The number of women who die from cervical cancer in the United States may be higher than previously believed, and the risk is greatest among older and black women, a new study finds. "This is a preventable disease and women should not be getting it, let alone dying from it," study leader Anne Rositch, an assistant professor of epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, said in a Hopkins news release.

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  10. Flu Cases Starting to Spread: CDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MedicineNet

    Flu activity continues to rise across the United States and there's been a slight uptick in the number of deaths in the last week, federal health officials reported Friday. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's still not too late to get a flu shot .

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  11. Portfolio Manager - Global EquitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pensions & Investments

    Description: Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Portfolio Manager - Global Equities located in New Brunswick, NJ. With $70.1 billion in 2015 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets.

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  12. Portfolio Manager - Fixed IncomeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pensions & Investments

    Description: Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for a Portfolio Manager - Fixed Income located in New Brunswick, NJ. With $70.1 billion in 2015 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related services, for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and medical devices and diagnostics markets.

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  13. Fighting ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Brownsville Herald

    The winter months and cooler weather are a brief and welcome respite from fear of the Zika virus. But as warmer weather returns and mosquito populations increase the full threat of this virus once again will be upon us.

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  14. Stillwater says good bye to beloved EMTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Township Journal

    Terrie DeFabritis had died after a double lung transplant at The Newark Beth Israel Medical Center the day before. The beloved single mother of six and EMT was a fighter all of her life right up until the end.

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  15. Mathias A. ReiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Mathias A. Reiser, age 98, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at Newton Memorial Hospital. Born in Paterson, Mr. Reiser lived in Butler before moving to Franklin 43 years ago.

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  16. General Counsel's Whistleblower Trial Proceeds Against Ex-EmployerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | FindLaw

    Sun-tzu, a Chinese general and military strategist, is credited with coining the phrase about 2,400 years ago: "Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer." Sanford "Sandy" Wadler, formerly general counsel at Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc., might be feeling that about his former employer today.

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  17. Erlanger Almost Doubling Pharmacy Space At New Location; However, 27...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Erlanger Health System is making plans to almost double the size of its pharmacy department at a new location on the main Erlanger campus on Third Street.

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  18. Triangle Capital Corporation to Ring NYSE's Opening BellRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | World News Report

    Triangle Capital Corporation , a leading provider of capital to lower middle market companies, announced today that representatives from the Company will visit the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, to ring the Opening Bell in celebration of its ten year anniversary as a public company. "We are thrilled to celebrate Triangle's tenth anniversary as a publicly traded company by ringing the Opening Bell at the NYSE," commented E. Ashton Poole, President and Chief Executive Officer.

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  19. Stephens Inc. AR Acquires 337 Shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Stephens Inc. AR raised its stake in shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. by 13.9% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 2,769 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock after buying an additional 337 shares during the period.

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  20. Global Diabetes Pen Market Organization Size, Top Manufacturers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SBWire

    Market Highlights: The Diabetes Pen Market has experienced remarkable growth from past few year and it is expected to grow at same level in forecasted period. The report firstly introduced Global Diabetes Pen Market including classification, application and industry chain overview; Then we deeply analyzed global growth forecast indicators by the as well as the regional market conditions that including the product price, profit, utilization, supply, demand and industry growth rate etc.

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