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(4 days ago) Health is a positive concept emphasizing social and personal resources, as well as physical capacities." Classification systems such as the WHO Family of …

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Pandemic response shows path for improved health care in

(Just Now) 2 days ago · Pandemic response shows path for improved health care in the future. In many ways, the COVID-19 pandemic forced positive changes in how medicine is practiced in communities and at academic medical

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Three health issues doctors are seeing more of due to COVID-19

(6 days ago) Three health issues doctors are seeing more of due to COVID-19. The stress, isolation and disruption of our routines during the coronavirus pandemic have …

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The bridge between public health education and government

(7 days ago) "The public health workforce is a critical element of the public health system and infrastructure, but a reduction in the number of public health workers in the core government public health

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Exploring the health benefits of ginseng

(7 days ago) The health benefits of ginseng are largely attributed to compounds called ginsenosides, which are present in the roots, stems, and leaves of the plant. Ginsenosides are known to prevent

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Coronavirus vaccine test opens with 1st doses

(2 days ago) Health. Still, finding a vaccine "is an urgent public health priority," Fauci said in a statement Monday. The new study, "launched in record speed, is an important first step toward achieving that

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Millions who joined medicaid during health emergency could

(7 days ago) 2 days ago · Millions who joined medicaid during health emergency could soon lose coverage. (HealthDay)—When the COVID-19 public health emergency ends, a new crisis in insurance coverage in the United States

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Children's health-related behaviors negatively impacted by

(7 days ago) Children's health-related behaviors negatively impacted by COVID-19 pandemic. by Erin Bluvas, University of South Carolina. Mean estimates of (A) physical activity and sedentary behavior, (B

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Fat matters more than muscle for heart health

(7 days ago) Fat matters more than muscle for heart health. New research has found that changes in body fat impact early markers of heart health more than …

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Mental health patients leaving hospital in first lockdown

(4 days ago) Mental health patients who were discharged from or admitted to acute mental health services during the first Covid-19 lockdown experienced loneliness and social isolation, according to a …

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France suspends 3,000 unvaccinated health workers

(8 days ago) Thousands of health workers across France have been suspended without pay for failing to get vaccinated against COVID-19 ahead of a deadline this week, Health

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Better partnerships between medical and dance

(2 days ago) The project, Dance, Health and Wellbeing: Debating and moving forward methodologies, was a partnership among the University of Exeter, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of …

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Packaging and health warnings are key in discouraging

(4 days ago) Packaging and health warnings are key in discouraging youths from using cannabis. by University of Waterloo. Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain. As …

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How to promote brain health

(6 days ago) People want clear, evidence-based information about exactly which lifestyle changes can improve their brain health, according to a new report from the Lifebrain consortium in collaboration with

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Mental health and economic factors influence patients

(3 days ago) According to the World Health Organization, four million people die from obesity-related causes annually. Studies have shown that bariatric surgery is an effective, lifesaving intervention for

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Research finds witnessing abuse of sibling can lead to

(2 days ago) Research finds witnessing abuse of sibling can lead to mental health issues. A national study from the University of New Hampshire shows children who witness the abuse of a …

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Turning 65 means a lot for Americans' wallets, health

(2 days ago) More information: John W. Scott et al, Changes in Out-of-Pocket Spending and Catastrophic Health Care Expenditures Associated With Medicare Eligibility, JAMA Health Forum (2021).DOI: 10.1001

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Men, jobless and people with mental health diagnoses most

(6 days ago) 2 days ago · Men, jobless and people with mental health diagnoses most vulnerable in 2020 overdose spike. At the same time as COVID-19 has claimed more …

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Care-experienced children have poorer health outcomes

(2 days ago) Care-experienced children in Scotland have poorer health and higher average rates of mortality when compared to children in the general population, according to …

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Concerns over mental health of doctors increase as COVID

(7 days ago) Concerns over mental health of doctors increase as COVID surge hits hospitals. “What has been an open secret amongst doctors, is now being investigated and the importance is …

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Health system execs tend to rate their organizations as

(5 days ago) Health system executives tend to rate the performance of their organizations more favorably and "higher performing" than objective clinical quality measures indicate—likely reflecting

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Majority of older adults say health care workers should

(Just Now) A new poll finds strong support among older Americans for requiring health care workers to get vaccinated against COVID-19. In all, 61% of people aged 50 to …

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Health care disproportionately spent on white Americans

(1 days ago) (HealthDay)—Differences in health care utilization across racial and ethnic groups explain the majority of inequities in U.S. health care spending, …

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Health insurance coverage declined during the pandemic

(7 days ago) Health insurance coverage declined during the pandemic. Nearly 2.7 million people in the U.S. lost their health insurance over a 12-week period in the spring and summer of …

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EU earmarks 30 billion euros for health crisis agency

(6 days ago) The European Union said Thursday that it will fund its new health preparedness and rapid response agency to the tune of 30 billion euros ($35 billion) over the …

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Rehospitalization increased with delayed home health care

(2 days ago) Jamie M. Smith, R.N., from the College of Nursing at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and colleagues examined the association between timing of home health

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Living with Alzheimer's: China's health time bomb

(6 days ago) 14 hours ago · Living with Alzheimer's: China's health time bomb. The first time Chen Shaohua went missing and was picked up by police, the 68-year-old's family put it …

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Getting vaccinated for COVID-19 found to improve mental health

(4 days ago) The researchers were taking part in the Understanding America Study—a long-term project established at USC to track the impact of the pandemic in the U.S. on mental health

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The looming healthcare crisis: A shortage of health

(5 days ago) The COVID-19 pandemic is not the only crisis facing the health-care system right now. Vaccines have begun to offer hope that the pandemic will …

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Study shows low COVID-19 infection rate in health care workers

(4 days ago) The health care workers had the highest exposure because most of them were caring for COVID-19-positive patients. Nevertheless, at the end of 2020 when vaccinations began, 85% of the study

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Experts propose policies for safer electronic health records

(4 days ago) Developers of electronic health records (EHR) should create or modify their products to ensure that health care organizations can meet safety recommendations of …

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Caring for the physical health of those with mental illness

(4 days ago) Caring for the physical health of those with mental illness. People who struggle with serious mental illnesses are more likely to die early—about 10 to …

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Report: Guidelines for reducing child deaths from serious

(5 days ago) Placing parents with children suspected of having illnesses such as meningitis nearer to the center of decision-making, simplifying health services, and ensuring children see the same health

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Light-to-moderate coffee drinking associated with health

(4 days ago) Light-to-moderate coffee drinking associated with health benefits. Up to three cups of coffee per day is associated with a lower risk of stroke and fatal heart disease, according to research

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Why do men seek health information online

(1 days ago) In a recent study, a multidisciplinary team of Texas A&M University researchers identified reasons why men seek health information online. The study …

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Healthy diets linked to better mental health and wellbeing

(8 days ago) A healthy diet was linked to better mental health and wellbeing, highlighting the need for more strategies to warn families off junk food, according to a new study. The research, led by the

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At least 115,000 health workers have died from COVID: WHO

(9 days ago) At least 115,000 health and care workers have died from COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic, the WHO chief said Monday, calling for …

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No one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to kids' health

(2 days ago) If all health factors are weighted equally, the perfect "Goldilocks Day' for children comprises the following: Sleep: 10.4 hours; Sedentary time: 9.7 hours; Light physical activity: 2.4 hours

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For better or worse, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the

(Just Now) For better or worse, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the health care delivery landscape. Pregnancy complications affect up to one in three …

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Children living with someone who has mental health issues

(4 days ago) The study, from Cardiff University, showed children who had grown up living with someone with mental health difficulties were 63% more likely to experience any mental health

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New book empowers health students to provide inclusive care

(8 days ago) Published by Routledge, the book is a first-of-a-kind guide for health students and practitioners to better understand, engage with and address issues of inequity in …

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Extreme heat is a growing health issue, with evidence

(1 days ago) Extreme heat is an increasingly common occurrence worldwide, with heat-related deaths and illnesses also expected to rise. The authors of a new two-paper Series on Heat and Health

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It's all connected: Your genes, your environment, and your

(8 days ago) Human health is highly dependent on genetics, yet it is also known to be affected by factors in an individual's environment—and these days that environment is quite stressful. As we shelter in

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