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Medicare at 50: Hello, Mid-Life Crisis – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Medicare at 50: Hello, Mid-Life Crisis
Wall Street Journal
July 30 marks 50 years since President Lyndon B. Johnson signed Medicare into law. The only birthday gift this middle-age government program merits is a reality check. Health insurance for senior citizens was part of LBJ's expansion of the welfare
As Medicare and Medicaid Turn 50, Use of Private Health Plans SurgesNew York Times
Reflecting on 50 years of Medicare and MedicaidMiami Herald
Medicare, Medicaid evolve from controversial to essentialThe Tennessean
Columbia Daily Tribune -Los Angeles Times -Indiana Daily Student
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NYC investigates “unusual” outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease – CBS News


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NYC investigates "unusual" outbreak of Legionnaire's disease
CBS News
NEW YORK – The New York City Department of Health is investigating a deadly outbreak of Legionnaire's disease in the South Bronx, CBS New York reports. There have been 31 cases reported there since July 10, officials said. Two people with the disease …
Health Department: Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak In South Bronx Sickens 31CBS Local
2 dead after Legionnaires' disease outbreak hits New York CityFox News
Health officials urge caution following Legionnaire's outbreak in South BronxNew York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV
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Legal Pot Market Helps Fatten Bottom Line for Vape Shops – NBCNews.com


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Legal Pot Market Helps Fatten Bottom Line for Vape Shops
NBCNews.com
NEW YORK –When Matt and Jen Osmun opened their vape shop in Bethel, Connecticut, in December, they didn't expect to get a boost from the local medical marijuana outlet. "Sales are going really well, and getting better every month," said Jen Osmun, who …
RPT-In rise of US vape shops, owners eye new marijuana marketReuters
In rise of US vape shops, owners eye new marijuana marketGrand Forks Herald

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Marker in blood enables identifying women at risk of postpartum depression – The American Bazaar


Benchmark Reporter

Marker in blood enables identifying women at risk of postpartum depression
The American Bazaar
WASHINGTON, DC: Researchers have identified a marker in the blood that can identify women who might be at risk for postpartum depression. Postpartum depression is a debilitating disorder that affects mothers directly giving birth and puts infants at …
New blood marker linked to postpartum depression riskDispatch Times
Study Looks At Post Partum DepressionPioneer News
Oxytocin Receptor May Influence Postpartum Depression, Be Potential BiomarkerMedical Daily
News Every day -BABW News -Bustle
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Magic weight-loss pill that’s real – NEWS.com.au


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Magic weight-loss pill that's real
NEWS.com.au
THE colder months are coming to an end and you have been contemplating getting back into a workout routine to shed those unwanted kilos before summer. But before you switch off Netflix, remove your snuggie and hit the gym, there might be an easier way.
An Exercise Pill May Soon Exist for Gym-HatersShape Magazine
Scientists Synthesized New Compound Which Mimics ExerciseTimes Gazette
Could This Be A Miracle Weight Loss Pill?Pioneer News
Medical Daily -Yibada (English Edition) -Rapid News Network
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New Recommendations for Depression Screening in Primary Care – Sentinel Republic


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New Recommendations for Depression Screening in Primary Care
Sentinel Republic
A new standard for depression screening in adults is being considered by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). Adults in the United States should be screened for depression, according to a proposal from a government-backed panel of medical …
Panel Recommends That US Adults Be Screened for Depression – Daily DoseRapid News Network
Expert Panel Recommends Screening all Adults For DepressionEcho Examiner
Expert panel says people who go to the doctor should get screened for depressionNational Monitor
Press Examiner
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What the Future Looks Like for Youngest Recipient of Groundbreaking Dual Hand … – ABC News


ABC News

What the Future Looks Like for Youngest Recipient of Groundbreaking Dual Hand
ABC News
The youngest recipient of a dual hand transplant may be through his surgery, but the real test of the transplant's success may come as he starts to recover and gain use of his new hands. Doctors are hopeful that the new hands for Zion Harvey, 8, will
8-Year-Old Who Received Double Hand Transplant Says He Can't Wait to Hold His People Magazine
Expert explains first pediatric hand transplantABC2 News
Maryland boy first to receive double hand transplantNEWS10 ABC
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Leidos team wins huge US military healthcare records contract – Reuters


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Leidos team wins huge US military healthcare records contract
Reuters
WASHINGTON, July 29 The U.S. Defense Department on Wednesday said it chose a team led by Leidos Holdings Inc to build a new electronic health record system for 9.6 million current and retired military service members, a contract valued at around $9 …
Pentagon Awards $4.3 Billion Contract to Modernize Health RecordsWall Street Journal
Cerner wins $4.3 billion DOD contract to overhaul electronic health recordsWashington Post
Cerner is part of team that wins huge contract to revamp military's health recordsKansas City Star
Bloomberg -Health IT Analytics -The San Luis Obispo Tribune
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Kroger, Wal-Mart pulling Mexican cilantro from shelves after feces found in … – Washington Post


Dallas Morning News

Kroger, Wal-Mart pulling Mexican cilantro from shelves after feces found in
Washington Post
Wal-Mart and Kroger, two of the nation's largest grocers, have pulled some fresh cilantro from their shelves after the discovery of unsanitary conditions at Mexican farms and packing locations led federal regulators to implement a partial import ban
Wal-Mart, Kroger Pulling Some Cilantro Over Feces ConcernsBloomberg
Cyclospora outbreak linked to imported cilantroExaminer.com
FDA bans some Mexican cilantro after feces found in fieldsDispatch Times

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Boys severely sunburned on day care trip to water park in Oklahoma – The Denver Channel


The Denver Channel

Boys severely sunburned on day care trip to water park in Oklahoma
The Denver Channel
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