Preventive Medicine Newswire

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  1. This woman's strep throat infection led to amputationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MSN Living

    ... locations in the body and cause damage at those locations," Dr. William Schaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious disease at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, told CNN. Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening complication ...

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  2. March is the Best Time to Hire a Pharmacy ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Blog Indeed

    ... medications. With the advancement of modern medicine, an incline of chronic illness, a focus on preventive medicine, a growing population of the elderly, longer lifespans, more sophisticated medications, developments in rare and once-fatal diseases, ...

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  3. Japanese service lets you buy friends for facebook picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... the reality is according to a study by the University of Pittsburgh published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine social media is making young adults lonelier than ever. So is it really any surprise the pressures of social media hype ...

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  4. Government survey shows Swiss aren't eating enough dairyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Food Industry

    ... ts across Switzerland were interviewed about their eating habits for menuCH. The Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine of the University of Lausanne carried out the survey on behalf of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH).

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  5. Top StoryEating Out: Unhealthy Kids MealsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    ... beverages, entrees, sides and desserts at 45 chain restaurants, a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine says that in spite of making some changes, restaurants have made little progress in improving the nutritional quality of kid's ...

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  6. BRCA testing on the rise for those without breast or ovarian cancersRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston . Study findings published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that during the past decade, the use of BRCA testing, a blood test that can identify harmful gene mutations has gradually ...

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  7. Woman's Strep Throat Infection Led to AmputationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Teen Vogue

    ... locations in the body and cause damage at those locations," Dr. William Schaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious disease at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, told CNN. Sepsis is a potentially life-threatening complication ...

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  8. Letter: Don't cut MedicaidRead the original story

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... health care cost. Utah families rely on Medicaid. Covered families access prenatal screenings and preventive medicine. Disability isn't eliminated, but this prevents problems. Undiagnosed allergies and autoimmune disorders wreak havoc on brain ...

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  9. Facilitating informed decisions about breast cancer screening:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | BioMed Central

    ... American College of Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Preventive Medicine supported the panel's 2009 recommendation. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and the American College ...

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  10. Texas bill to crack down on corrupt hospital owners advances but lacks vetting requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Dallas Morning News

    The Texas Senate is slated to vote this week on a bill its author says will protect hospitals from corrupt administrators. But so far, it's missing what experts say is basic preventive medicine: a requirement that the state vet the backgrounds of would-be hospital owners before giving them licenses.

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  11. New Health Group Pledges to Fight Climate Change ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... and Immunology; American Academy of Pediatrics; American College of Physicians; American College of Preventive Medicine; American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; American Geriatrics Society; AMA; American Podiatric Medical Association; ...

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  12. Public Health, Tropical Medicine Expert Named as New Preventive...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | Newswise

    Bethesda, Md -- Navy Captain Mark S. Riddle, an expert in tropical medicine and public health, was selected to lead the Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences' F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine - 'America's Medical School'. Riddle will begin his new duties in May and succeeds Dr. Boris Lushniak in the position.

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  13. Seasonal patterns of dengue fever and associated climate factors in 4 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | BioMed Central

    ... diseases in Vietnam, DF is one of the 28 pathogens which are reported on a monthly basis by the preventive medicine networks. A case of dengue is determined as a suspected case who meets the WHO (World Health Organization) case definition: acute ...

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  14. Don't hate your spouse after you have kids - new book explains howRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Chicago Tribune

    ... to plan and negotiate the family's needs for the days ahead. (Vanderbilt compares the meetings to preventive medicine, reasoning, that "It's a lot easier to take a five-minute flu shot than lie in bed for a week.") And one of my favorites: "Don't ...

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  15. Reduced Cardiovascular Disease Incidence With a National Lifestyle Change ProgramRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | CiteULike

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine , Vol. 52, No. 4. , pp. 459-468, doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2016.10.013 Lifestyle change programs implemented within healthcare systems could reach many Americans, but their impact on cardiovascular disease remains unclear.

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  16. Economic Recession, Alcohol, and Suicide Rates: Comparative Effects...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | CiteULike

    American Journal of Preventive Medicine , Vol. 52, No. 4. , pp. 469-475, doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2016.09.021 Suicide rates and the proportion of alcohol-involved suicides rose during the 2008-2009 recession.

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  17. DuPage Medical Group adds Elmhurst physiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Daily Herald

    ... Luke's Medical Center. Her medical interests include hypertension, diabetes, geriatrics, cardiology and preventive medicine. Dr. Patrick O'Meara earned his degree from the Medical School at University of Illinois. He went on to complete his internal ...

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  18. Dad's Case Of Strep Throat Leads To AmputationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... into the bloodstream and cause a serious infection, according to Dr. William Schaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious disease at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. "As (strep) travels through the body, it can set up ...

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  19. Med school quitter fulfills family's wish, tops physician licensure examRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Manila Bulletin

    ... Pediatrics and the most difficult for him that he almost threw his calculator out of frustration - Preventive Medicine and Public Health. "The last one 'yong talagang nagkalat ako (was where I really blew it) because it focuses on epidemiology and ...

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  20. GRAPHIC: Strep throat leads to amputation of dad's hands, feetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | WALA

    ... into the bloodstream and cause a serious infection, according to Dr. William Schaffner, a professor of preventive medicine and infectious disease at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. "As (strep) travels through the body, it can set up ...

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