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Carsey Institute: Families shifting from private to public health insurance for children (PR)

Contact: Lori Wrightlori.wright@unh.edu603-862-0574University of New Hampshire  Carsey Institute: Families shifting from private to public health insurance for children Significant funding cuts to health insurance programs on

WHO names new Patient Safety envoy

by Aimee Keenan-GreeneWorld Health Organization has a new Patient Safety envoy.Director-General Margaret Chan has just named Professor Sir Liam Donaldson to the post.Sir Liam, who served ...
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Patient Safety Day and The Patient Pod aim for safer healthcare

by Aimee Keenan-Greene Hope, healing and advocacy for safe health care.  Monday July 25th is Patient Safety Day.  It is a time to reflect on saving lives ...
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This Breast Cancer Screening May Lead to a SHORTER Life...

Posted By Dr. Mercola | July 12 2011 There have been a variety of estimates of the benefits and harms of mammographic screening for breast cancer.  A study aimed ...
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The Real Reason the Cancer Industry Never Talks About Prevention

Posted By Dr. Mercola | June 17 2011  In the video above Robyn O'Brien shares her personal story and how it inspired her to become a Real Food evangelist. ...
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The Patient Pod: The new weapon for caregivers battling hospital acquired infections

By Aimee Keenan-Greene and  editing by Sarah Heilman Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) kill 99,000 people a year. That's more than breast cancer, car accidents, and AIDS combined ...
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Treating vascular risk factors may cut Alzheimer's disease risk

A new study in the April 13, 2011 online issue of Neurology suggests that treating vascular risk factors such as high blood pressure, cholesterol, and ...
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Do universal hearing screening programs need to be redesigned?

by Aimee Keenan-Greene Are babies passing their hearing tests erroneously - only delaying a diagnosis that leaves them needing cochlear implants later?   Scientists in Illinois set out ...
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Weekend trips to the ER have better survival rates

by Aimee Keenan-Greene Does when you get to the ER make a difference in whether or not you survive a life threatening trauma?     A new retrospective ...
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Letter from Organizing for America - Republicans repeals Health reform law

Friend --At 5:53 p.m. Eastern Time today, the House moved to repeal health insurance reform.Every single Republican -- all 242 -- voted for repeal.This is ...
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