Tue, 27 Jun 2017 01:19:25 GMT

The Advocate

Scary times: LSU School of Medicine center helps children, families deal with trauma
The Advocate
“Our children are inundated with images on the internet and on television to the point that fear is the constant,” says Dr. Howard Osofsky, professor and chair of psychiatry at LSU Health New Orleans School of Medicine. “And, younger children may have ...

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:53:32 GMT

KUOW News and Information

Possible Wash. Government Shutdown | Untested Rape Kits | Geriatric Medicine
KUOW News and Information
The Oregon State Police provide these standard kits to hospitals to make it easier for nurses to collect forensic evidence from sexual assault victims. Amelia Templeton. Washington lawmakers have three more days to come up with a budget and avoid a ...

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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:44:59 GMT

Chronicle

EDITORIAL COMMENT: ARVs the only proven way to manage HIV/Aids
Chronicle
Presenting a report on traditional medicine by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Health, the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Child Care, Dr Gerald Gwinji, bemoaned the fact that a lot of traditional practitioners are unregistered.

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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:34:20 GMT

Investments, expansion, even a possible merger: What's next for Ellis Medicine
Albany Business Review
​Over the next few years, Ellis Hospital will start offering private rooms for its patients, one of the goals of CEO Paul Milton. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber? Sign in. Subscribe to get the full story. Already a subscriber ...

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Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:26:17 GMT

Chronicle

80pc of people living with HIV use traditional medicine — study
Chronicle
ABOUT 80 percent of people living with HIV use traditional medicine, statistics show amid reports that no research has been carried out to prove its efficacy in treating the disease in Zimbabwe. Using antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) is the only proven ...

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:54:53 GMT

The Guardian

GIFFORD-JONES: Take stock of grandparents' medicine cabinet
The Guardian
I'm being facetious here as no doctor wants to injure patients. But remember, today is not the horse-and-buggy era of medical practice. Today, rushed doctor visits and potent drugs can be a hazardous combination. So can you protect a beloved grandparent?

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:12:54 GMT

Stanford University News

Stanford School of Medicine Communication office wins six national awards
Stanford University News
Writer Tracie White earned the sole platinum award in the best-articles category for “The puzzle solver,” which was published in the spring 2016 issue of Stanford Medicine magazine. The article described the efforts of genetics professor Ron Davis, PhD ...

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 22:56:27 GMT

SCVNEWS.com

SCV Sheriff's Deputies Get Life-Saving Opioid OD Medicine
SCVNEWS.com
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's vehicle The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will soon become one of the first law enforcement facilities in Los Angeles County to stock supplies of the life-saving opioid overdose medication Narcan. Santa Clarita ...

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 22:52:50 GMT

FanRag Sports (blog)

James Harrison plays beach volleyball with medicine ball
FanRag Sports (blog)
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is nearly as popular off the field for his jaw-dropping training methods as he is for his on-the-field exploits. You can now add playing volleyball with a medicine ball to that long list.

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 22:11:33 GMT

Talk Media News

Measuring access to essential medicines in the US and around the world
Talk Media News
“Wake” is a weekly foreign policy broadcast produced by Talk Media News and hosted by Luke Vargas from our studio at U.N. Headquarters in New York. The following is a complete transcript of Episode 11, “Essential Medicines.” Subscribe to weekly ...