Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The status of health in urban populations.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
Organized services to provide mental health care.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
A health care system which combines physicians, hospitals, and other medical services with a health plan to provide the complete spectrum of medical care for its customers. In a fully integrated system, the three key elements - physicians, hospital, and health plan membership - are in balance in terms of matching medical resources with the needs of purchasers and patients. (Coddington et al., Integrated Health Care: Reorganizing the Physician, Hospital and Health Plan Relationship, 1994, p7)
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The status of health in rural populations.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Planning that has the goals of improving health, improving accessibility to health services, and promoting efficiency in the provision of services and resources on a comprehensive basis for a whole community. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988, p299)
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
Media that facilitate transportability of pertinent information concerning patient's illness across varied providers and geographic locations. Some versions include direct linkages to online consumer health information that is relevant to the health conditions and treatments related to a specific patient.
Professions or other business activities directed to the cure and prevention of disease. For occupations of medical personnel who are not physicians but who are working in the fields of medical technology, physical therapy, etc., ALLIED HEALTH OCCUPATIONS is available.
A nursing specialty concerned with promoting and protecting the health of populations, using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences to develop local, regional, state, and national health policy and research. It is population-focused and community-oriented, aimed at health promotion and disease prevention through educational, diagnostic, and preventive programs.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Health insurance plans for employees, and generally including their dependents, usually on a cost-sharing basis with the employer paying a percentage of the premium.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Elements, compounds, mixtures, or solutions that are considered severely harmful to human health and the environment. They include substances that are toxic, corrosive, flammable, or explosive.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
The presence in food of harmful, unpalatable, or otherwise objectionable foreign substances, e.g. chemicals, microorganisms or diluents, before, during, or after processing or storage.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
An operating division of the US Department of Health and Human Services. It is concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to health and medical research. Until 1995, it was an agency of the United States PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Substances or energies, for example heat or light, which when introduced into the air, water, or land threaten life or health of individuals or ECOSYSTEMS.
State plans prepared by the State Health Planning and Development Agencies which are made up from plans submitted by the Health Systems Agencies and subject to review and revision by the Statewide Health Coordinating Council.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
A geographical area of the United States comprising the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
Recommendations for directing health planning functions and policies. These may be mandated by PL93-641 and issued by the Department of Health and Human Services for use by state and local planning agencies.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.
Voluntary groups of people representing diverse interests in the community such as hospitals, businesses, physicians, and insurers, with the principal objective to improve health care cost effectiveness.
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Diseases of non-human animals that may be transmitted to HUMANS or may be transmitted from humans to non-human animals.
Disorders related to substance abuse.
Evaluation procedures that focus on both the outcome or status (OUTCOMES ASSESSMENT) of the patient at the end of an episode of care - presence of symptoms, level of activity, and mortality; and the process (ASSESSMENT, PROCESS) - what is done for the patient diagnostically and therapeutically.
Organized systems for providing comprehensive prepaid health care that have five basic attributes: (1) provide care in a defined geographic area; (2) provide or ensure delivery of an agreed-upon set of basic and supplemental health maintenance and treatment services; (3) provide care to a voluntarily enrolled group of persons; (4) require their enrollees to use the services of designated providers; and (5) receive reimbursement through a predetermined, fixed, periodic prepayment made by the enrollee without regard to the degree of services provided. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
Health care workers specially trained and licensed to assist and support the work of health professionals. Often used synonymously with paramedical personnel, the term generally refers to all health care workers who perform tasks which must otherwise be performed by a physician or other health professional.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of public health.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.
Collaborative process of research involving researchers and community representatives.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.
People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Chemical compounds which pollute the water of rivers, streams, lakes, the sea, reservoirs, or other bodies of water.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
A non-medical term defined by the lay public as a food that has little or no preservatives, which has not undergone major processing, enrichment or refinement and which may be grown without pesticides. (from Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)
Any observable response or action of an adolescent.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
The transfer of information from experts in the medical and public health fields to patients and the public. The study and use of communication strategies to inform and influence individual and community decisions that enhance health.
Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.
Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Size and composition of the family.
Method for obtaining information through verbal responses, written or oral, from subjects.
A shiny gray element with atomic symbol As, atomic number 33, and atomic weight 75. It occurs throughout the universe, mostly in the form of metallic arsenides. Most forms are toxic. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), arsenic and certain arsenic compounds have been listed as known carcinogens. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Any substance in the air which could, if present in high enough concentration, harm humans, animals, vegetation or material. Substances include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; and volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed)
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While the health concerns are very uncertain, various health and science oriented political pressure organizations such as the ... Health concerns[edit]. Reports began surfacing of studies in the 2000s finding the oestrogen-related chemical bisphenol A ("BPA ... "Concerned About BPA: Check Your Receipts". Science News. Retrieved 2012-02-17.. .mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style: ...
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Health concerns[edit]. *The salt lead acetate (the active ingredient in gradual darkening products such as Grecian formula) is ... Phenylenediamine is known to cause health concerns, such as skin irritation. Exposure to phenylenediamine can occur during ... "Household Products Database - Health and Safety Information on Household Products". hpd.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2017-02-12.. ... "Environ Health Perspect. 105: 315-316. doi:10.2307/3433461. JSTOR 3433461. PMC 1470238. PMID 9114341.. ...
Health concerns[edit]. The safety of nail polish was examined in the fall 2014 issue of Ms. magazine ... The health risks associated with nail polish are disputed. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, "The ... Regulation and environmental concerns[edit]. The U.S. city of San Francisco enacted a city ordinance, publicly identifying ... "National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Science Blog. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ...
8 Research and health effects. *9 Toxin and safety concerns *9.1 Spontaneous combustion ... Research and health effects[edit]. In July 2003, the United States Food and Drug Administration approved the first qualified ... Toxin and safety concerns[edit]. As with other tree seeds, aflatoxin is found in poorly harvested or processed pistachios. ... Dreher, ML (April 2012). "Pistachio nuts: composition and potential health benefits". Nutrition Reviews (Review). 70 (4): 234- ...
Further information: Distilled water § Health concerns. Drinking water pollution detector Rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) ... The World Health Organization has investigated the health effects of demineralized water since 1980.[30] Experiments in humans ... "A miracle for public health?". Retrieved 2012-12-17.. *^ Reece, R.J. (1907). "Report on the Epidemic of Enteric Fever in the ... "Environmental Health Perspectives. 115 (2): 221-225. doi:10.1289/ehp.9432. PMC 1817676. PMID 17384768.. ...
Karanci, A. Nuray (2014). "Concerns About Schizophrenia or Possession?". Journal of Religion and Health. 53 (6): 1691-1692. doi ... Some have expressed concern that belief in demonic possession can limit access to health care for the mentally ill.[47] ... Although the Jews were sufficiently credulous concerning the operations of the evil spirit, they at the same time believed that ... "Global mental health and trauma exposure: The current evidence for the relationship between traumatic experiences and spirit ...
... health concerns; and relationship of the new canal company to the old company. Abbot, Henry L. "Climatology of the Isthmus of ... and health on the isthmus. Cites medical director Dr. Lacroisade as authority for asserting that health conditions had improved ... Communicates translation of health information, 1898-1901, submitted by Dr. (Elie?) Lacroisade, medical director of the New ... Abbot: "The marked improvement in health since the early days of the enterprise is forcibly presented by these official ...
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"Health Concerns". Rabbit.org. House Rabbit Society. Retrieved April 19, 2012. British Veterinary Association Rabbit Care ... The Environmental Health Perspective, published by the National Institute of Health, states, "The rabbit [is] an extremely ... The Environmental Health Perspective, published by the National Institute of Health, states, "The rabbit [is] an extremely ... "Rabbit Health: Spay or Neuter My Rabbit?". Bio.Miami.edu. Miami University College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology ...
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"Journal of Health Services Research & Policy. 18 (3): 182-185. doi:10.1177/1355819613476017. PMC 4107840. PMID 23595575.. ... Decision No 1110/94/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 April 1994 concerning the fourth framework programme ... Decision No 1513/2002/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 June 2002 concerning the sixth framework programme ... Decision No 182/1999/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 December 1998 concerning the fifth framework ...
When concerns of the listed species aren't avoidable, they consult with the Fish and Wildlife Services scientist ... in order to meet current health and safety standards, labeling requirements, and for risk regulation and moderation.[2][6][17] ... FIFRA requires the EPA to continually monitor and update registered pesticides for any new information concerning their safety ... there is an attempt at finding means to avoid concerns of listed species ...
Harris County Hospital District operates the Baytown Health Center in Baytown. The center opened on February 14, 1967.[42] ... Hurricanes are a substantial concern during the fall season. Though Galveston Island and the Bolivar Peninsula provide some ...
Flies are not only an irritant to farm workers but may be a public health concern. ...
Concerning labour market regulation in the EU, Gold (1993)[74] and Hall (1994)[75] have identified three distinct systems of ... occupational health and safety standards, complaint procedures, rules governing status of employees including promotions, just ... An EU case concerning Italy stated that, "The principle of trade union freedom in the Italian system implies recognition of the ... The 1954 film On the Waterfront, directed by Elia Kazan, concerns union violence among longshoremen. ...
Bakys, R.; Vasaitis, R.; Barklund, P.; Ihrmark, K.; Stenlid, J. (1 April 2009). "Investigations concerning the role of Chalara ... the UK Chief Plant Health Office, said that, "Landscapers, gardeners and tree practitioners should be vigilant for signs of ash ...
The issue of healthy eating has long been an important concern to individuals and cultures. Among other practices, fasting, ... Half of plate to be filled with vegetables, according to Harvard School of Public Health ... and vegetarianism are all techniques employed by individuals and encouraged by societies to increase longevity and health. Some ...
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), National Institutes of Health (NIH), US Dept. of Health and ... Other concerns include the use of herbs containing toxic compounds and the lack of quality control in Ayurvedic facilities. ... National Health Service in England (NHS), UK Dept. of Health. Archived from the original on 2013-04-03. Retrieved 2013-03-11.. ... According to mental health journalist Scott Lilienfeld in 2002, "unvalidated or scientifically unsupported mental health ...
"Pregnancy and Newborn Health Education Centre. The March of Dimes. Archived from the original on 2 November 2006. Retrieved 12 ... The key problem with CIM concerns the choice of suitable marker loci to serve as covariates; once these have been chosen, CIM ... "Clinical Genetics: A Self-Study Guide for Health Care Providers. University of South Dakota School of Medicine. Archived from ...
... health care or education facilities.[24] In addition, it is still uncertain if the marshes will completely recover, given ... financial concerns meant that it gradually gained acceptance as a respectable profession. ...
In declining health, Pol Pot stepped back from many of his roles in the movement. In 1998 the Khmer Rouge commander Ta Mok ... Ben Kiernan, "Vietnam and the Governments and People of Kampuchea", Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars (October-December 1979 ... We cannot last like this for very long".[393] Pol Pot's health was declining. He suffered from aortic stenosis and no longer ... Ta Mok was concerned that Pol Pot could turn on him too. Mok rallied troops loyal to him at Anlogn Veng, informing them that ...
"As far as the national tradition of this land is concerned, it never considers that with a change in the method of worship, an ... the social evils of untouchability and casteism while launching social welfare programmes in the areas of education and health ...
Another issue that concerned gay rights advocates involved the automatic changing of data during the tabulation process. This ... The poor of any age were more likely than others to lack health insurance coverage; ...
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Barnabas Health and Robert Wood Johnson Health System signed an agreement which outlines the merger between these two health ... The works have raised some concerns about ethical issues in this field including a possibility that a child may have genes from ... Health, Barnabas. "Barnabas Health Names New President and CEO for Saint Barnabas Medical Center". www.PRNewswire.com. ... "Barnabas Health, Robert Wood Johnson finalize merger". NorthJersey.com. Retrieved November 16, 2017. Saint Barnabas Health Care ...
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Greenwood, Norman N. (1997). "Recent developments concerning the discovery of elements 101-111". Pure Appl. Chem. 69 (1): 179- ... "Scandium (Sc) - chemical properties of scandium, health effects of scandium, environmental effects of scandium". Lenntech ...
"International travel and health. World Health Organization (WHO). Archived from the original on 29 July 2014.. ... "Second US Ebola diagnosis 'deeply concerning', admits CDC chief". Archived from the original on 14 October 2014.. archive-url= ... Ebola virus disease (Report). World Health Organization. Retrieved 6 June 2019.. *^ a b "CDC urges all US residents to avoid ... "World Health Organization (WHO). Retrieved 14 May 2018.. *^ Yong E (21 May 2018). "Most Maps of the New Ebola Outbreak Are ...
... as well as the projection of modern South Asian political concerns onto the archaeological record of the area. This is ... epidemiology indicate that some individuals and communities at Harappa were excluded from access to basic resources like health ...
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... health implications for the 21st century". Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 81 (2): 341-54. doi:10.1093/ajcn.81.2.341. PMID 15699220.. ... "concern for the dead that transcends daily life".[5] Cut marks on Neanderthal bones from various sites, such as Combe-Grenal ... "Animal source foods and human health during evolution". Journal of Nutrition. 133 (11, Suppl 2): 3893S-3897S. PMID 14672287 ...
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Public Health and Science, Office on Women's Health. July 2009. ... There are concerns that isotretinoin is linked to adverse effects, like depression, suicidality, and anemia. There is no clear ... PubMed Health. Cologne: Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care. July 2016. Archived from the original on 6 ... U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.. *^ a b c Kaplan YC, Ozsarfati J, Etwel F, Nickel C, Nulman I, Koren G (November ...
The quality of care provided by doctors educated abroad has been the subject of ongoing concern. Our analysis of 244,153 ... Several organizations have put pressure on the government such as the Association For Access to Health Care Services, and ... Bill 97, Increasing Access to Qualified Health Professionals for Ontarians Act, was passed in 2008, requiring the College of ... In 2010 the Minister for Health and Ageing (Australia) launched an Inquiry process into registration and accreditation ...
Concerns over undesired pregnancy and procreation were additional considerations. Some of these were related to concerns about ... Wikipedia's health care articles can be viewed offline with the Medical Wikipedia app. ... Many questions concerning exactly how social and legal enforcement of the division should take place has been the subject of ... In New York in 1886, for example, factory inspectors asked for separate toilets out of concerns of women who came to them ...
Industrial Health. 2007;45(4):527-534. *^ ,Miani C, Bertino G, Francescato M, di Prampero P, Staffieri A. Temporary Threshold ... Discomfort and social embarrassment are some of the main concerns when using tools such as this. ...
The NMR is a serious concern in Nepal, accounting for 76% of the infant mortality rate (IMR) and 58% of the under 5 mortality ... The demand for health services is further lowered by the lack of health education. Reproductive health care is neglected, ... Rural health facilities often lack adequate funding. In 2003, Nepal had ten health centers, 83 hospitals, 700 health posts, and ... Nepal Health Profile World Health Organisation data (2010) "Health for all". My Republica. Archived from the original on 9 ...
Lovitt, William (1977). "The Question Concerning Technology". The Question Concerning Technology and Other Essays. Harper ... Brief report:predictors of heavy internet use and associations with health promoting and health risk behaviors among Hong Kong ... Heidegger, Martin (1977). "The Question Concerning Technology". The Question Concerning Technology and Other Essays. Translated ... This section mainly focuses on American concerns even if it can reasonably be generalized to other Western countries. ...
Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an ... Thigh gap trend raises health concerns. Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which ... Thigh gap trend raises health concerns Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which ... Thigh gap trend raises health concerns. Jim Salter, Associated Press Published 5:16 p.m. ET Oct. 4, 2013 , Updated 5:44 p.m. ...
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Health. A-Z Health A-Z Health A-Z Common Conditions. * ADD/ADHD ... Mens Top 5 Health Concerns. Men die at higher rates than women ... Mens Health Network. CDC. American Heart Association Online. American Stroke Association. National Institute of Mental Health ... The Mens Health Network (MHN) reports that men die at higher rates than women from the top 10 causes of death - heart disease ... To help men better their health, WebMD examined the risk factors for five of the biggest killers of men: heart disease, stroke ...
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... a special program on vaccinations and health concerns featured homeopathic & acupuncture physician Dr. Robin Falkov and three ... During the first three hours, a special program on vaccinations and health concerns featured homeopathic & acupuncture ... Fisher and Falkov advised people to educate themselves on vaccine risks and specific public health laws in their state.. Dr. ... public health emergency. And now with the advent of Swine Flu, the US government may be planning forced inoculations in ...
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... Global News UP NEXT. * We do need to get to the bottom of it: Garneau on ... B.C. care home workers mental health concerns. Duration: 04:03 2021-01-16. ... Increasing concerns about COVID-19 misinformation. Global News 5:04 * A Canadian biologists role in founding Moderna. Global ... Health Canada official explains how AstraZenecas COVID-19 vaccine works. Global News 0:59 ...
... market for reselling strips that has caused a public health concern among doctors and the American Diabetes Association. ... The bottom line is that we think this is a public health concern, said Courtney Lias, an official with the FDAs Center for ... The medical costs for patients trying to control diabetes has long been a concern among health advocates. The number of people ... Glucose levels need to be monitored three times a day for some people, and not testing can put a persons health at risk, said ...
... but many have economic and health concerns, and experience discrimination ... African Americans report being satisfied with their lives in general, but many have economic and health concerns, and ... Race, Socioeconomic Factors and Health The Commission to Build a Healthier America examines causes of racial and ethnic health ... A Novel Look at Racial Health Disparities Hypertension causes 15 deaths per 100,000 people for Whites, but 40 per 100,000 for ...
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... saying it now has concerns about health risks. ... Reversing itself, FDA expresses concerns over health risks from ... saying it now has concerns about health risks. Growing scientific evidence has linked the chemical to a host of problems, ... We have some concern, which leads us to recommend reasonable steps the public can take to reduce exposure to BPA, said Joshua ... Recent data found health effects even at low doses of BPA -- lower than the levels considered safe by the FDA. ...
To promote heart health after cancer treatment, Moslehi and collaborators put forth an ABCDE plan that was published last year ... To promote heart health after cancer treatment, Moslehi and collaborators put forth an ABCDE plan that was published last year ... Cyclophosphamide delivers its own set of concerns, especially if its given at high doses. Herceptin, a drug that has ... Cyclophosphamide delivers its own set of concerns, especially if its given at high doses. Herceptin, a drug that has ...
Although pork never has been as popular as beef in the United States, the pork industry responded early to concerns about fat. ... Red meats are generally rich in fat, and fat is highly saturated; so health-conscious consumers have been eating less pork, ... A recent survey of shoppers by the Food Marketing Institute found that 13 percent in 1986 expressed concerns about the fat ... For cardiologists, the primary concern has been saturated fat, which seems to promote deposits of cholesterol in major arteries ...
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Illegal Drug Lab Health Concerns, Hazards and Safety. Illegal Drug Lab Health Concerns, Hazards and Safety. What health effects ... The Local Health Departments Order will prohibit entry into a drug-related property as the property will have been deemed ... Acute health effects from exposure to meth lab contaminants can include dizziness, lack of coordination, shortness of breath, ... Residue can cause a variety of health problems, especially for those at risk, the elderly, the infirm and children. Young ...
Hansen discusses numerous concerns with Googles new Google Health application, which aims to integrate users medical records ... We discussed Google Healths opening to the public earlier this week. RSnake mentions that Google ha... ... Google Health Opens To the Public. Submission: Google Health app draws fire for privacy concerns. Medical Professionals Arent ... Delving Into Google Healths Privacy Concerns 121 Posted by Soulskill on Friday May 23, 2008 @07:13AM. from the you-can-trust- ...
... and depression are just some mental health issues associated with Down syndrome. Learn to watch out for other signs of mood ... At least half of all children and adults with Down syndrome face a major mental-health concern during their life span. Children ... This is a common question that concerned parents often have for their medical and mental-health providers. For a child or adult ... Are we entering a new age with improved assessment of mental-health concerns in children and adults with Down syndrome? ...
... the quality of drinking water in Northwest Ohio and the health of the citizens of the region. ... to public officials and the public from UT experts on the nature of the problem and to suggest approaches to protect the health ... Toxicity, Microbiology and Specific Health Concerns Subcommittee Committee Charge. The recent water crisis in Toledo represents ... A - Z List , Web Privacy , Accessibility , Report a Concern , Careers , OhioMeansJobs , Brand Guide , Feedback , Contact Us ...
She later obtained a Masters in Public Health in Environmental Health at Boston University School of Public Health and ... Walleigh presented this talk at the July 20, 2012 SWPA-EHP Workshop "Health Concerns in the Era of Gas Drilling: A Basic ... An Introduction to Health Promotion and the Ottawa charter - Duration: 5:47. Lets Learn Public Health 115,676 views ... PubH 6004: Environmental & Occupational Health in a Sustainable World , [email protected] - Duration: 7:08. GW Public Health Online 1,630 ...
... all the small particles that are floating through the air are of some health concern. How long term that concern is going to be ... Some say it has created new medical concerns for those working and living in the area. ... HEALTH TOP STORIES:. Clearing up picture on laser eye surgery. No serious smallpox shot reactions yet. Iraqi children ... The site) is still showing some smoke, and the health effects of that smoke -- of the small particles, all those sorts of ...
... , with the majority of respondents saying it is extremely or very important in ... Hearing health is clearly an important concern, as this study of AARP members suggests, with the majority of respondents saying ... Notably, cost concerns also rose to the top in this study of hearing issues, with about three in ten respondents reporting that ... Health & Wellness. * Conditions & Treatments Leaving AARP.org Website. Close. You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website ...
There are a few common health problems that babies can experience as described below:. Baby Health Concerns:. *Baby Health ... Baby Health Concerns As your baby grows and develops you may find that they experience the odd cold or cough. It can often be a ...
  • The companies say they provide diabetics with cheaper medical supplies, but health officials warn that there is no clear way to know if the people who previously owned the strips stored them correctly or never opened them. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Mass vaccinations are not necessary for the campus population, campus health officials maintain, in response to the recent death of a Berkeley child from meningococcal disease and two other apparently unrelated cases of meningitis in Livermore and Sacramento. (berkeley.edu)
  • Federal officials said they are particularly concerned about BPA's effect on the development of fetuses, infants and young children. (washingtonpost.com)
  • But doctors, scientists and public health officials are concerned that the changing face of wildfires will pose a much broader health hazard. (necn.com)
  • State health officials are increasingly concerned, according to Susan Cooper, Tennessee health commissioner and member of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officers. (ens-newswire.com)
  • Maine's declining immunization rate follows a national trend and is putting children and others at risk of diseases such as whooping cough and measles that were brought under control decades ago, according to doctors and public health officials. (pressherald.com)
  • Russian health officials have already noted that medical workers, teachers and other front-line groups will be among the first to receive the treatment when production ramps up in September. (engadget.com)
  • Officials of the Health and Human Services Department had at first defended their information-sharing practices, saying the outside companies only used the data to analyze the workings of HealthCare.gov and make improvements to the website that benefit consumers. (jacksonsun.com)
  • New York health officials linked the outbreak to seven people who traveled between Israel and New York during the holy days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, between Sept. 9 and Sept. 19. (northjersey.com)
  • Amid a search for new quarters, The Worm Concern has been ordered by Ventura County health officials to shut down its composting facility near Moorpark. (latimes.com)
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) says air choked with tiny particles, ozone and other pollutants currently kills some 3.7 million people a year -- a toll predicted to double by 2050 if big polluters do not clean up their act. (scientificamerican.com)
  • TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - Taiwan's exclusion from the World Health Organization is pitting health concerns against geopolitics during the current crisis over the new illness known as COVID-19. (chron.com)
  • Climate change is already affecting human health, said McCally, noting that the World Health Organization, WHO, estimates that global warming contributes to 150,000 deaths and five million illnesses every year. (ens-newswire.com)
  • In the coming year, more progress in getting vaccination against the two diseases would reach more countries, said the GAVI Alliance, which is a grouping of governments, philanthropists, vaccine industry players and international organizations such as the World Health Organization. (tehrantimes.com)
  • Without that data, the World Health Organization cannot evaluate the vaccine's safety or efficacy, Jarbas Barbosa, the assistant director of the WHO's regional branch, the Pan American Health Organization, explained to Al Jazeera . (engadget.com)
  • At least half of all children and adults with Down syndrome face a major mental-health concern during their life span. (parents.com)
  • Children and adults with multiple medical problems experience an even higher rate of mental-health problems. (parents.com)
  • Hearing health is clearly an important concern, as this study of AARP members suggests, with the majority of respondents saying it is an extremely or very important concern for themselves and other adults ages 50 and older as well as for their friends and family members. (aarp.org)
  • Health-care reform is a major topic during this election season, but much of that focuses on uninsured adults and the costs of health care," study researcher Matthew Davis of the University of Michigan said in a statement. (foxnews.com)
  • In the survey, 2,100 adults were asked to select the single most important child health issue from a list of 24 common concerns. (foxnews.com)
  • There were no differences in child health priorities by adults' political party affiliation or race/ethnicity. (foxnews.com)
  • Davis points out that many serious health problems in adults stem from factors that begin in childhood, including obesity, heart disease , diabetes and depression. (foxnews.com)
  • Obesity, drug abuse, and smoking and tobacco use take the top three spots on adults' list of health concerns for children and teens, but the top spots look very different when broken down by race/ethnicity, according to the annual University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Despite [the] differences, Hispanic, black, and white adults agree that drug abuse is one of the top three health concerns for kids in their communities," Davis and colleagues wrote in the poll report. (medpagetoday.com)
  • In the new poll, 43% of adults report the pandemic has had a serious impact on their mental health, up from 37% in 2020. (medscape.com)
  • Younger adults are more apt than older adults to report serious mental health effects. (medscape.com)
  • That 43% of adults now say that the pandemic has had a serious impact on their mental health seems in line with what that survey has been reporting for over a year," Ahmad, who serves as unit chief of inpatient psychiatry at Bellevue Hospital Center in New York City, told Medscape Medical News . (medscape.com)
  • Contact your local homelessness assistance agency to get the help you need, such as access to shelters, health centers, and free meals. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Prompted by President Donald Trump's emergency declaration during the pandemic, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) broadened access to Medicare telehealth services , including psychotherapy and other mental health practices. (aarp.org)
  • Medicare paid out $77 billion to health care providers in 2012, according to the long-awaited data coming from the Baltimore-based Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, but some providers received a lot more than others. (baltimoresun.com)
  • In addition to expanding the centers' capacity, increased use of "preventive and digital mental health services, such as those delivered via mobile apps," could help reduce waitlists, the researchers suggested. (medicinenet.com)
  • Rush, one of the city's major academic medical centers, closed the units in late March after the Illinois Department of Public Health found deficiencies in how the hospital protects its psychiatric patients from harming themselves through hanging or strangulation, according to a department report done on behalf of the federal government. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The state health department visited again after the units' closure, and found that "the immediate jeopardy to patient health and safety" was gone, but Rush was still out of compliance, according to an April letter from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to the head of Rush University Medical Center. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Weather is inextricably linked to health," said Julie Gerberding, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, CDC. (ens-newswire.com)
  • From 2000 to 2010, the growth in health insurance premiums has tracked with the growth in benefits, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. (rollcall.com)
  • as cancer cases start to arrive," said Norman Hubbard, executive vice president of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.Before President Barack Obama's health care law, a cancer diagnosis could make you uninsurable. (wlwt.com)
  • Created under President Barack Obama's health care law, HealthCare.gov is the online gateway to government-subsidized private insurance for people who lack coverage on the job. (jacksonsun.com)
  • Contact a health care provider if you have questions about your health. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Why don't men take better care of their health? (webmd.com)
  • The biggest problem that men have is not so much a specific disease, says Bonhomme, but the diseases are the result of lack of health care monitoring earlier in life. (webmd.com)
  • Several weeks into the pandemic, stress from the unknown timeline of the virus, as well as fears of health care rationing, is growing, to the point that psychologists report that older clients are having difficulty sleeping, with some, as one New York-area therapist observes, "consumed by anger and regret" as they face an uncertain future. (aarp.org)
  • What's more, before COVID-19, only software programs with certain built-in privacy and security safeguards (like Doxy and Zoom, for health care) were eligible for Medicare reimbursement, which made providers more likely to use these programs. (aarp.org)
  • But on March 17 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) decided that it would no longer impose penalties against health care providers "in connection with their 'good faith' provision of telehealth during the COVID-19 public health emergency. (aarp.org)
  • That specialists like ophthalmologists and oncologists account for a much larger share than primary care doctors is not indicative of fraud (although it may be in some specific cases) but of the realities of 21 s t century care that are, nevertheless, just as concerning. (baltimoresun.com)
  • But it is also a reminder that specialties like ophthalmology or vascular surgery that bill based on expensive procedures are inevitably better compensated in our fee-for-service health care system, regardless of their relative contribution to improving patients' health compared to less remunerative specialties like primary care. (baltimoresun.com)
  • That Maryland is a slightly higher consumer of Medicare may point to nothing more notable than the availability of health care in the state. (baltimoresun.com)
  • If the U.S. is to pursue a more cost-effective health care system, exploring the ins and outs of Medicare billing is a great place to begin. (baltimoresun.com)
  • In releasing the data, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius described it as a 'new window into health care spending and physician practice patterns. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Do we really want a health care system where a tiny fraction of doctors and other providers get paid the largest share of our limited resources? (baltimoresun.com)
  • Amidst debate over immigration laws and health-care reform, presidential candidates may also want to put some focus on childhood obesity and bullying, according to results of a new poll showing Americans' top priorities regarding childhood health concerns. (foxnews.com)
  • Dr. Ruth Bolton, regional director of Mayo Clinic Health System Urgent Care, says, "Heat illness is exactly what it sounds like - a sickness caused by heat. (thespec.com)
  • Your care team will work with you to safeguard the health of you and your baby during waterbirth. (ohsu.edu)
  • He has masters degrees in health-fitness management and healthcare administration and a doctoral degree from The University of Texas at Austin focused on health care informatics, health administration, health education and health policy. (psychcentral.com)
  • WASHINGTON A subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee plans to hold a hearing next month on assertions by some corporations that the new health care reform law will "adversely affect" their ability to provide employee health benefits. (businessinsurance.com)
  • Physician and media personality Dr. Drew Pinsky weighed in on the state of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's health during a radio interview , stating that he and a colleague (physician and media personality Dr. Robert Huizenga) had "evaluated the medical record that she had released" and "were gravely concerned not just about her health, but her health care. (snopes.com)
  • The "medical record" he says he evaluated is a two-page health care statement signed by the candidate's personal physician, Dr. Lisa Bardack, on 28 July 2015. (snopes.com)
  • Maybe they have reasons," Pinsky said of what he called Clinton's "old-fashioned" health care, "but at a distance, it looks bizarre. (snopes.com)
  • It's that the care she's getting could make it a concern. (snopes.com)
  • Some of America's best cancer hospitals are off-limits to many of the people now signing up for coverage under the nation's new health care program.Doctors and administrators say they're concerned. (wlwt.com)
  • First Nations people have higher health problems yet access to services and care is poorer. (utoronto.ca)
  • For change to occur, the factors that contribute to these results, such as stable housing and access to food and primary health care need to be addressed, Smylie said. (utoronto.ca)
  • 1 INTRODUCTION One of the big topics in Finland now is how to arrange health care services. (bartleby.com)
  • When produce municipal renewal, ethical issues is concerning about citizens equal right to health care. (bartleby.com)
  • In other hand this is about citizens' equal possibility to take care of them and participate to health related issues. (bartleby.com)
  • Other issue concerning immigrants is medical care of people without ID card or passport who are not able have primary health care. (bartleby.com)
  • My future profession is specialist of health care and these topics are important when arranging health care productively, economically and according ethical principals. (bartleby.com)
  • Two main targets of National development programme for social welfare and health care Kaste 2012-2015 are to reduce inequalities in health and wellbeing and to organize services in client-oriented way. (bartleby.com)
  • States is known to be one of the worst countries in the world in the aspect of health care delivery. (bartleby.com)
  • One of the major consequences of this fragmentation is high expenditure in the delivery of health care. (bartleby.com)
  • Why is our health care system so expensive? (bartleby.com)
  • The health problems are different and the health care systems are various. (bartleby.com)
  • Universal health care is a not an attribute of the United States. (bartleby.com)
  • While health care plans are widely allotted by employers and various private organizations, not everyone has access to these privileges. (bartleby.com)
  • The Supreme Court is not expected to rule until late June on the constitutionality of the individual mandate and the fate of the 2010 health care law, but no matter what decision is handed down, the affordability of health care coverage remains an unmet and enduring challenge. (rollcall.com)
  • Rising health care costs are the most significant barriers to access to health care coverage, for both families and those employers who offer health insurance to almost 157 million Americans. (rollcall.com)
  • These steep increases have been partly driven by increases in state-mandated health care benefits. (rollcall.com)
  • More than 2,150 individual health care benefit mandates have been enacted across the 50 states. (rollcall.com)
  • For many, especially small businesses straining to survive in the struggling economy, the rising cost of health care has left them with no easy decisions about how to continue offering coverage to their workers. (rollcall.com)
  • This struggle to afford health care coverage will continue for employers regardless of the Supreme Court's decision. (rollcall.com)
  • The Institute of Medicine recognized the relationship between the scope of the essential health care benefits package and its cost when it cautioned last fall that "the EHB must be affordable for consumers, employers and taxpayers. (rollcall.com)
  • Unless HHS and state lawmakers heed this wise advice, the essential health care benefits package will succeed only in making health care coverage more costly for small businesses and families. (rollcall.com)
  • Privacy concerns over health care website prompt reversal Bowing to privacy concerns, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday, scaling back the release of consumers' personal information from the government's health insurance website to private companies with a commercial interest in the data. (jacksonsun.com)
  • The site is used by millions to sign up for coverage under the health care law, or to merely browse for insurance plans in their communities. (jacksonsun.com)
  • Robert Lunch, a former volunteer for the Highway 29 Health Care dispensary in Vallejo, said many local dispensaries have ear wax in stock. (pasadenastarnews.com)
  • While care transformation continues to lead the list of concerns for hospital and health system executives, The Advisory Board Company's Annual Health Care CEO Survey found meeting consumer expectations and patient engagement join the top concerns. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • Health systems are facing a push toward consumerization, fueled by more patient financial accountability, as well as the push to population health and managing the total cost of care," said Lisa Bielamowicz, MD, chief medical officer and executive director of research and insights at The Advisory Board, in a statement. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • Dr. Dipti Dipak Patel Infertility Specialist and Cosmetic Gynecologist expert and Director of Love N Care Hospital, Surat says, "In the era of women empowerment, women are very conscious about their health and hygiene. (newkerala.com)
  • April 6, 2006 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - US business owners are adapting to higher energy prices and interest rates, but rising health care costs are dampening their plans to hire new employees and give pay raises during the next six months. (plansponsor.com)
  • The survey of US small- and mid-sized business owners and senior decisionmakers also found that health care reform is the prime issue they would most like to see addressed in the 2006 mid-term elections, followed closely by the nation's reliance on foreign energy sources and tax reform. (plansponsor.com)
  • Many, however, are taking aggressive steps to counter continued increases in costs for employees' health care coverage, which could mean reductions in benefits for some employees. (plansponsor.com)
  • The PNC poll found that 66% stated that rising health care costs are having a moderate to significant "adverse impact" on salary increases and 59% said the same about the hiring of full-time employees. (plansponsor.com)
  • In a rambling radio interview, physician and media personality Dr. Drew Pinsky said he's 'gravely concerned' about Hillary Clinton's health, and also that 'It's not so much that her health is a grave concern. (snopes.com)
  • Again, however, all this second-guessing was based on Pinsky's reading of a brief, two-page summary of the state of Hillary Clinton's health. (snopes.com)
  • Top doctor and Rutgers University Professor of Medicine Bob Lahita says that concerns over Hillary Clinton's health are not a conspiracy theory and that Clinton should be assessed by an impartial panel of physicians. (infowars.com)
  • Fertility tends to top the list of women's health concerns in their 30s, says Renée Scola, M.D., who practices internal medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. (forbes.com)
  • What are some of the common health problems that homeless people have? (medlineplus.gov)
  • While those are valid and important concerns, you don't want to overlook the bigger picture or forgo crucial screenings that can detect problems early, when they're easiest to treat. (forbes.com)
  • Any human being who is not connected to a physician to screen for major health problems is at greater risk (of disease and death)," says Jean Bonhomme, MD, MPH, a board member of the MHN. (webmd.com)
  • After that rather arresting opening, he went on to say that he would give me some details about his recent health problems, but only if I would agree to keep them off the record. (metafilter.com)
  • TUESDAY, May 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- There's more trouble in paradise: The eruption of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano may lead to respiratory and other health problems for residents of the Big Island, an expert warns. (medicinenet.com)
  • Anyone can have health problems, regardless of sexual orientation. (thebody.com)
  • The following article will discuss the more common health problems found among gay men. (thebody.com)
  • As cancer patients survive longer they face additional health problems. (forbes.com)
  • Residue can cause a variety of health problems, especially for those at risk, the elderly, the infirm and children. (in.gov)
  • Respondents who reported having difficulty hearing also mentioned the negative effect that hearing problems pose for them, including making it harder to follow conversations with friends and family members, causing family gatherings to often be a strain with many people talking at once, and raising concerns about their overall safety. (aarp.org)
  • WEDNESDAY, Nov. 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- As stigmas surrounding mental health issues have eased, more U.S. college students are seeking help for emotional problems, a new study finds. (medicinenet.com)
  • An in-depth look at the current problems associated with existing breeding priorities is first necessary to place the concerns and prospects of farm animal transgenesis in perspective. (springer.com)
  • Mattelin Bautista and Stephen Penner don masks to deal with the smoke from the Camp Fire that shrouds the state Capitol Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Smoke from the blaze that burned through the Butte County city of Paradise is creating a health hazard that experts say could lead to an increase in serious health problems, especially for children and the elderly. (necn.com)
  • This is how Californians are trying to cope with wildfires choking the state, but experts say an increase in serious health problems may be almost inevitable for vulnerable residents as the disasters become more commonplace. (necn.com)
  • In an overview published earlier this year, Cascio wrote that the increasing frequency of large wildland fires, urban expansion into wooded areas and an aging population are all increasing the number of people at risk for health problems from fires. (necn.com)
  • Now, insurers can't turn away people with health problems or charge them more. (wlwt.com)
  • This means often this population is hidden, limiting the policy makers' ability to address the health problems of these communities. (utoronto.ca)
  • Medical and public health providers should be aware that different communities could have different priorities about what health problems are most important," he added. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Concerns about pollen allergies, mounting antibiotic resistance and unpredictable public health problems were dismissed. (scoop.co.nz)
  • Those are hazardous chemicals that can cause health problems when exposed to for extended periods of time," Hilton said. (truth-out.org)
  • He is weak and in poor health, suffering from serious problems in the gastrointestinal tract and weight loss. (amnesty.org)
  • The company's neighbors have hired an attorney and a political consultant in a bid to force The Worm Concern out of the Tierra Rejada Valley, after they complained that smells from the compost caused them breathing problems, nausea and other ailments. (latimes.com)
  • Steve Frank, the consultant, has begun circulating a questionnaire asking neighbors of The Worm Concern whether odors from the site are causing them health problems, or even lost time from work. (latimes.com)
  • Sexual and reproductive health problems are responsible for one third of health issues for women. (newkerala.com)
  • Ongoing vaginal health issues can also cause stress or relationship problems and impact self-confidence. (newkerala.com)
  • Amid growing evidence that scientists have underestimated the pace of global warming, public health experts on Tuesday urged U.S. lawmakers to support efforts to better understand the human health impacts from climate change. (ens-newswire.com)
  • NFL draft: Could Caleb Farley fall out of Round 1 amid health concerns? (yahoo.com)
  • In the end, after saying twice that he was "gravely concerned" by what he read in the document, he seemed to contradict himself: "It's not so much that her health is a grave concern," Pinsky admitted (using the phrase a third time). (snopes.com)
  • She says women need to work in partnership with their doctors by finding out their family medical history, educating themselves on health issues, and paying attention to their bodies. (webmd.com)
  • Providing access to health and wellness programs, work/life balance programs, and financial advice and guidance in the workplace might prove to be a "win-win" for employers and employees, Nugent says, noting that two-thirds (66 percent) of employees who are very satisfied with their employers' benefits say that because of their benefits they worry less about unexpected health and financial issues. (shrm.org)
  • ADHD, OCD, anxiety, and depression are just some mental health issues associated with Down syndrome. (parents.com)
  • Faculty members on the Health Science Campus of the University of Toledo propose to address four key issues in the areas of hepatic toxicity of microcyctin, measurement of microcystin levels in biological samples, microbiological approaches to solve the crisis, and treatment of hospital water system. (utoledo.edu)
  • Notably, cost concerns also rose to the top in this study of hearing issues , with about three in ten respondents reporting that their health insurance would be insufficient in covering the full cost of treatment or noting that treating hearing issues would be too costly for them. (aarp.org)
  • In 2017, 36 percent of students were diagnosed with mental health issues, compared to 22 percent in 2007, the study found. (medicinenet.com)
  • During Women's Health Week, which is celebrated May 13-19, APTA is partnering with its Section on Women's Health to build awareness of women's health issues that can be prevented and treated by a physical therapist with its #overshare initiative. (apta.org)
  • The researchers found that combat exposure has a unique impact on that trajectory, independent of other health issues or stressful life events. (psychcentral.com)
  • The Our Health Counts Urban Aboriginal Health Database project, a first-of-its-kind health database for urban Aboriginal People in Ontario, was created to fill the gaps in Aboriginal health information and to understand the full extent of health issues and challenges experienced by this population. (utoronto.ca)
  • Some of the limitations emerged today, when evidence concerning health issues was considered irrelevant. (scoop.co.nz)
  • UK technology professionals are concerned about their mental health as issues ranging from staff shortages to lack of flexibility around work schedules become commonplace in businesses across the country, according to a survey by recruitment firm Harvey Nash. (computerweekly.com)
  • Employers that are very inflexible when it comes to working arrangements are three times more likely than highly flexible ones to have workers with mental health issues (31% versus 9%), according to the study. (computerweekly.com)
  • Companies are relatively supportive when it comes to mental health issues, with three-quarters (77%) having at least some kind of support in place. (computerweekly.com)
  • You should know that compulsive exercise, may cause critical health issues, and in extreme cases, demise. (getinfectiontreatment.com)
  • These health issues embrace hypertension, excessive ldl cholesterol, and excessive blood sugar. (getinfectiontreatment.com)
  • So it's a determination on well being grounds in that too much salt in the diet can increase blood strain and cause different health issues. (getinfectiontreatment.com)
  • Top user-related issues stem from incorrect information, pre-populating or copying and pasting, and hybrid health records or EHR conversion. (biospace.com)
  • Unless you are a doctor or psychologist, it is absolutely not your job to diagnose or treat mental health issues. (acefitness.org)
  • Filling the need for trusted information on national health issues, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California. (kff.org)
  • New Delhi , Nov 5 : Women across the world face severe health issues, most of which are not discussed adequately. (newkerala.com)
  • Only one out of 10 women come in front to discuss feminine health issues as they feel too embarrassed to talk to anyone including medical experts. (newkerala.com)
  • Conditions that may cause a change in normal vaginal discharge include infections of the vagina, such as a yeast infection, bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis, human papillomavirus (HPV), or herpes etc.Most cases of sexual dysfunction and other intimate health issues are treatable, so it is important to share one's health concerns with their doctor. (newkerala.com)
  • Feel free to post other known health issues, or product recalls/dangers as they pop up in the news, in this discussion. (atheistnexus.org)
  • We have designed this course for you to examine reproduction through a biological and scientific lens addressing these issues in a comfortable and interactive format that will lead to a better understanding of holistic health, long-term. (coursera.org)
  • In 2007, 64 percent said "most people think less of a person who has received mental health treatment," compared to 46 percent in 2017. (medicinenet.com)
  • Indeed, current prescription drug coverage offered by small-group plans was found to be broader than the drug coverage HHS has said it intends to include in the essential benefits package, according to a January 2012 study by Avalere Health. (rollcall.com)
  • No one would pretend that working in the tech sector is a walk in the park , but for it to be pushing more than half its workers into a state of mental health concern is a real issue for the sector," said Albert Ellis, chief executive at Harvey Nash. (computerweekly.com)
  • A recent survey of shoppers by the Food Marketing Institute found that 13 percent in 1986 expressed concerns about the fat content of foods, compared to only 5 percent in 1983. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Oregon State University investigators explain that before the new study, the role of combat exposure on aging and in particular on the impacts of combat on mental health in late life had received scant attention. (psychcentral.com)
  • That's according to a study that found a possible link between COVID-19 infections and then a diagnosis of mental health and neurological disorders. (yahoo.com)
  • Concern and anxiety around COVID-19 remains high among Americans, with more people reporting mental health effects from the pandemic this year than last, and parents concerned about the mental health of their children, results of a new poll by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) show. (medscape.com)
  • Concern about family and loved ones contracting COVID-19 has increased since last year's poll (conducted September 2020), rising from 56% then to 64% now. (medscape.com)
  • This is a call to action for policymakers, who need to remember that in our COVID-19 recovery, there's no health without mental health," he added. (medscape.com)
  • Filipinos also cited as urgent personal concerns the following: having some savings (39 percent) and having one's own house and lot (37 percent), which were unchanged from the November poll. (philstar.com)
  • However, health is a multifaceted topic and primary health concerns can change throughout a person's life time, meaning their nutritional needs also evolve. (brighttalk.com)
  • Researchers collected data for factors that influence a person's health such as poverty, illness and income for the First Nations population of Hamilton - chosen for its large Aboriginal population and strong infrastructure of Aboriginal community health and social services. (utoronto.ca)
  • Fisher and Falkov advised people to educate themselves on vaccine risks and specific public health laws in their state. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • people are sometimes concerned about whether or not the moonshine they just bought is safe to drink. (ibiblio.org)
  • This is of particular concern for children, older people and those with lung disease. (medicinenet.com)
  • Buying and selling the strips is legal, but the practice has raised concerns from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , the American Diabetes Association and some doctors who say it poses a public health risk and advise people to use extra caution when buying strips from resellers - or not buy them at all. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • What are the major mental-health-related concerns in people with Down syndrome? (parents.com)
  • What they're finding in Pennsylvania are people with rashes, nosebleeds, people with serious abdominal pain and so on," said Sandra Steingraber, a distinguished scholar in residence at Ithaca College and founder of Concerned Health Professionals of NY. (commondreams.org)
  • Carmakers argue that diesel vehicles account for only a fraction of pollutants in the air, but experts say the health risks are greater because most cars are driven in urban areas where large numbers of people live and breathe. (scientificamerican.com)
  • I'm always concerned about people I love, and I love Coach K. You've heard my expression, 'We're joined at the hip,' and have been ever since we joined together back in '05. (upi.com)
  • This topic is particularly concerning immigrants, refugees or other minorities too as older people and handicapped people. (bartleby.com)
  • It concerns also people in rural area or smaller cities. (bartleby.com)
  • FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2014 file photo, the HealthCare.gov website, where people can buy health insurance, is seen on a laptop screen, shown in Portland, Ore. The Obama administration is reversing itself after an outcry over consumer privacy on HealthCare.gov, the government's health insurance website. (jacksonsun.com)
  • More than 10,000 people have refused to take a coronavirus test in the past week with Health Minister Jenny Mikakos saying that some claim that the global pandemic is a conspiracy. (theage.com.au)
  • Ms Mikakos said health authorities were analysing the data to determine why people were refusing tests, even after 10 Melbourne postcodes were put into a second lockdown from Thursday to control the spread of the highly contagious virus. (theage.com.au)
  • It is concerning that some people believe that coronavirus is a conspiracy or that it won't impact on them,' she said. (theage.com.au)
  • While many people never develop symptoms, neurocysticercosis nevertheless "remains a serious health concern, especially among the poor," Loyola researchers wrote in the April issue of the journal Neurological Research . (scienceblog.com)
  • Two people in the county had died of the flu as of early January, and no more flu-related deaths have been reported, said Kelly Craine, spokeswoman for the Waco-McLennan County Public Health District. (wacotrib.com)
  • During the first three hours, a special program on vaccinations and health concerns featured homeopathic & acupuncture physician Dr. Robin Falkov and three experts in alternative healthcare she invited to participate in the discussion. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • She has practiced occupational medicine since 1995 and currently also serves as a Public Health Physician within the Environmental and Occupational Health Programs at the Maine CDC. (youtube.com)
  • As Secretary Clinton's long time physician, I released a medical statement during the campaign indicating that she is in excellent health. (snopes.com)
  • Dr. Lahita also dismissed claims by the media that a summary released last year by Hillary's personal physician Dr. Lisa R. Bardack saying she was in good health was enough to satisfy questions over Clinton's fitness to serve as president. (infowars.com)
  • Climate change is a global health crisis," Michael McCally, a public health physician and executive director of Physicians for Social Responsibility told the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. (ens-newswire.com)
  • Barbara Loe Fisher , the co-founder and president of the National Vaccine Information Center ( NVIC ), pointed out that legislation passed in the wake of 9-11 allows experimental vaccines to be tested on Americans without liability, in the event of a 'public health emergency. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • If you are responding to a disaster outside of the continental United States, check Traveler's Health for current vaccine recommendations. (cdc.gov)
  • Antibiotic vaccine is needed only for those who have been in close contact with infected individuals, said Dr. Pete Dietrich, medical director of University Health Services. (berkeley.edu)
  • For those who do not intend to get vaccinated, the primary concern (53%) is about side effects of the vaccine. (medscape.com)
  • The agency was faulted by its own panel of independent science advisers in 2008, which said its position on BPA was scientifically flawed because it ignored more than 100 published studies by government scientists and university laboratories that raised health concerns about BPA. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Scientists are concerned vitamin drinks are contributing to levels of vitamins and other nutrients that are not only unnecessary, but potentially harmful. (newsinferno.com)
  • Concerned scientists argue that these health risks could well be present for humans. (gardenorganic.org.uk)
  • Scientists predict climate change will increase heat waves, fires, flooding, hurricanes and drought - all of which adversely impact human health, McCally said. (ens-newswire.com)
  • When women of all ages think about their health, they tend to focus on breast cancer, and increasingly, heart disease," says Gigi El-Bayoumi, M.D., associate professor of medicine at the George Washington University Medical Center. (forbes.com)
  • Understanding your body is key," says Mark, senior medical adviser for the Office on Women's Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (webmd.com)
  • Security researcher Robert 'RSnake' Hansen discusses numerous concerns with Google's new Google Health application , which aims to integrate user's medical records online. (slashdot.org)
  • McFeters says it's likely that similar unpatched bugs would allow an attacker to view medical records if a user was also using Google Health. (slashdot.org)
  • Of course, your insecurely networked dentist only has access to a small portion of your medical records, while Google Health would (presumably) eventually be caching your entire medical history. (slashdot.org)
  • A lot is missing, from the medical history and health outcomes of the patients to the non-Medicare billing patterns of those same doctors. (baltimoresun.com)
  • She adds, "If you're concerned you or someone else may be experiencing heatstroke, seek medical assistance immediately. (thespec.com)
  • Join us for our first webinar on brain health, presented by Professor David Smith, Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, who is accompanied by DSM's Manfred Eggersdorfer, Professor for Healthy Ageing at the University Medical Center Groningen, and Brent MacDonald, Director Global Marketing, Nutritional Lipids. (brighttalk.com)
  • With an increasingly aging population, brain health is a greater concern for consumers, as well as the medical and scientific communities than ever before. (brighttalk.com)
  • We administered a survey orally to 84 backstretch workers at a Florida racetrack to understand self-reported medical history and current major health concerns. (jhu.edu)
  • Rush University Medical Center has temporarily closed its inpatient mental health units. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Rush University Medical Center has temporarily closed its three inpatient mental health units following concerns from the state about patient safety. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Childhood obesity remains a top concern, but it is essential to look at differences in perception based on race and ethnicity," Matthew M. Davis, MD, MAPP , an associate professor of pediatrics and internal medicine at the U-M Medical School and director of the poll said in a statement. (medpagetoday.com)
  • A mobile health unit may be available to provide services to residents with minor medical needs such as cuts, scrapes, bruises and illnesses. (winknews.com)
  • Although the overall level of anxiety has decreased from last year's APA poll, "the degree to which anxiety still reigns is concerning," APA President Jeffrey Geller, MD, MPH, told Medscape Medical News . (medscape.com)
  • With many Toronto parents waiting on tenterhooks for the final decision from the Toronto District School Board regarding a change in their policy of excluding students with lice , the debate rages in parental circles over whether having lice is a social nuisance - one exacerbated by the stigma attached to it, a medical concern or a bit of both. (thestar.com)
  • African Americans report being satisfied with their lives in general, but many have economic and health concerns, and experience discrimination. (rwjf.org)
  • The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, NPR, and the Harvard School of Public Health recently conducted a national survey examining African-Americans' views on their personal and family lives, community, experiences of discrimination, and financial situations. (rwjf.org)
  • As such, "about 40 million Americans of voting age believe that the top child health priority for presidential candidates to address is childhood obesity," Davis and his colleagues write in their online report published today (June 18). (foxnews.com)
  • But it could become a concern for Americans with job-based coverage, too, if employers turn to narrow networks.The AP surveyed 23 institutions around the country that are part of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. (wlwt.com)
  • She later obtained a Masters in Public Health in Environmental Health at Boston University School of Public Health and completed a residency in occupational medicine at the Harvard School of Public Health, becoming Board certified in occupational medicine. (youtube.com)
  • RSnake mentions that Google has found a loophole allowing them to provide this service without having to follow HIPAA regulations, which, combined with Google's track record of having numerous flaws leading to private information disclosure, draws serious concern. (slashdot.org)
  • The recent water crisis in Toledo represents a real focus to human health. (utoledo.edu)
  • This definition designates a public health crisis of potentially global reach and implies a situation that is "serious, sudden, unusual, or unexpected", which may necessitate immediate international action. (wikipedia.org)
  • Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an elusive and possibly dangerous weight-loss goal. (usatoday.com)
  • Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an elusive and possibly dangerous weight-loss goal: to become so slender that their thighs don't touch even when their feet are together. (usatoday.com)
  • Symptoms you may see: Although the signs of eating disorders will vary, watch out for unhealthy amounts of weight loss, excessive exercise, fatigue, dizziness, fainting and negative self-talk concerning body image. (acefitness.org)
  • MANILA, Philippines - Controlling inflation, increasing workers' pay and staying healthy were among the top concerns of Filipinos, according to Pulse Asia's December 2015 survey. (philstar.com)
  • The leading urgent national concerns of Filipinos are mostly economic in nature - controlling inflation (45 percent from 46 percent in September), increasing workers' pay (42 percent from 47 percent), reducing poverty (38 percent from 32 percent), creating more jobs (34 percent from 37 percent) and fighting corruption in government (34 percent from 39 percent). (philstar.com)
  • According to the survey, which polled more than 2,000 UK tech professionals, one in five workers in IT operations have expressed mental health concerns as a result of their work. (computerweekly.com)
  • But the survey also found that companies that are "unsupportive" have almost three times as many workers concerned about their mental health right now compared with "very supportive" employers. (computerweekly.com)
  • Occupational health concerns over the use of cannabis among workers are becoming increasingly important as cannabis becomes legal in more areas of the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1] Of note, employers have concerns of workers either coming to work acutely impaired or recent use of cannabis still being detected in the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • The researchers then explored the relationship between combat exposure and depressive and anxiety symptoms, as well as self-rated health and stressful life events among the veterans. (psychcentral.com)
  • Generally, mental health symptoms such as depression and anxiety tend to decrease or remain stable during adulthood but can increase in later life. (psychcentral.com)
  • For cardiologists, the primary concern has been saturated fat, which seems to promote deposits of cholesterol in major arteries, leading to arteriosclerosis. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Earlier this month the association unanimously adopted a position statement supporting the latest findings of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and recognizing that climate change has far-reaching implications for public health. (ens-newswire.com)
  • We all continue to be shocked by the living conditions in places like Attawapiskat, but it's important to realize this is also happening right here in our backyards," said Professor Janet Smylie of U of T's Dalla Lana School of Public Health, lead investigator of the study and a researcher at the Centre for Research and Inner City Health at St. Michael's Hospital. (utoronto.ca)
  • The Men's Health Network (MHN) reports that men die at higher rates than women from the top 10 causes of death - heart disease , cancer , stroke , chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , accidents, pneumonia and influenza , diabetes , suicide , kidney disease , and chronic liver disease and cirrhosis . (webmd.com)
  • GENEVA (AFP) -- Pneumonia and diarrhea, which kill one in three children around the world, are emerging as key concerns in disease prevention, a public-private partnership said. (tehrantimes.com)
  • Of prime concern are pneumonia and diarrhoea which together account for 36 percent of global child deaths. (tehrantimes.com)
  • As in past years, many of the top 10 health concerns had a "powerful" relationship to behaviors for children and teens , such as alcohol and drug abuse, obesity, bullying, smoking, teen pregnancy, and Internet safety. (medpagetoday.com)
  • This strong link to health behaviors "indicates that the public understands the powerful role of behavior in health -- in terms of short-term impact and long-term consequences," according to the report. (medpagetoday.com)
  • We have some concern, which leads us to recommend reasonable steps the public can take to reduce exposure to BPA,' said Joshua Sharfstein , FDA's deputy commissioner, in a conference call to reporters Friday. (washingtonpost.com)
  • County Executive Ed Day, right, and Commissioner of Health Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert give an update regarding the effects of the State of Emergency Declaration in New City on Friday, March 29, 2019. (northjersey.com)
  • There are many hazards and health concerns now that the immediate flood concerns are beginning to subside. (king5.com)
  • NAPA, Calif. , Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As provider adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) approaches near-universal levels, a study from The Doctors Company shows the frequency of claims in which EHRs contributed to injury continues to rise. (biospace.com)
  • Cooper warned the committee that climate change could place "unprecedented demand" on the nation's public health system. (ens-newswire.com)
  • From 2000 to 2011, average annual health insurance premiums more than doubled for employers, from $4,819 to $10,944, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. (rollcall.com)
  • The National Association of Health Underwriters recently conducted a survey of more than 1,000 of its members who specialize in matching health coverage to employers. (rollcall.com)
  • The main reason for the FDA's switch, which turned yet again after advocates and doctors pushed for continued access to the drug was concern over its vascular toxicity including effects on the heart. (forbes.com)
  • See also an introduction to GMOs , GMOs - environmental concerns , GMOs - political and ethical concerns , and GMOs - the future . (gardenorganic.org.uk)
  • The drug is potent, and so exposure to a small amount could cause adverse health effects. (in.gov)
  • The European Commission subsequently asked EFSA to assess the safety of these plant ingredients when used in foods, and provide advice on a daily intake not associated with adverse health effects. (foodnavigator.com)
  • AARP and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association commissioned Crux Research, Inc. of Honeoye Falls, New York to field a short survey in September 2011 among a sample of 2, 232 AARP members ages 50 and older to learn more about the state of hearing health among the 50+ U.S. population. (aarp.org)
  • On Mar. 6, the New York State Assembly voted to extend the moratorium on fracking until 2015, which would delay drilling for two more years and make way for new health assessments to be conducted. (commondreams.org)
  • Munne defends the research, noting that it was reviewed extensively and approved by the Ministry of Health of the State of Nayarit, in Mexico, and the Western Institutional Review Board in the United States. (npr.org)
  • Construction is expected to wrap up in late June, and Rush plans to reopen the units upon approval from the state Department of Public Health. (chicagotribune.com)
  • But choices made by state and federal policymakers in implementing the overhaul's "essential health benefits" requirements could make matters worse for small-group and individual health plans. (rollcall.com)
  • Pesticides, whose levels have remained fairly stable in recent years and also within state standards, but are still cause for concern because of their potential for serious harm to aquatic life. (minnpost.com)
  • Keystone State environmentalists, along with biologists and toxicologists, associate health concerns with two possible streams of contamination. (truth-out.org)
  • The results will be turned over to the state and county health departments, he said. (latimes.com)
  • Statewide, flu-related deaths more than doubled recently, jumping to 2,300 by Saturday from 1,100 two weeks earlier, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services. (wacotrib.com)
  • State law can have provisions, for an employer to refuse to hire based on marijuana use, under the concern of safety, productivity and company reputation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to declare a PHEIC, the WHO Director-General is required to take into account factors that include the risk to human health and international spread as well as advice from an international committee of experts, the IHR Emergency Committee (EC), one of whom should be an expert nominated by the State within whose region the event arises. (wikipedia.org)
  • For information, call University Health Services at 642-1814. (berkeley.edu)
  • Programs that help improve employee health and financial security can be strategic tools for helping address these objectives,' says Anthony J. Nugent, executive vice president for U.S. business at MetLife, a financial services firm. (shrm.org)
  • And the percentage of students seeking mental health treatment rose from 19 percent to 34 percent, straining college health services coast to coast. (medicinenet.com)
  • The most common location for students to get mental health services was on campus, the study found. (medicinenet.com)
  • Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has indicated her intention to allow states to incorporate their existing benefit mandates into the package. (rollcall.com)
  • Controlling avoidable utilization and redesigning health system services for population health, meanwhile, both saw 5 percent jumps from the previous year. (healthcareitnews.com)
  • According to the Organization of Teratology Information Services (OTIS), a body temperature of 101º F and above can raise concerns during pregnancy. (americanpregnancy.org)
  • In 1990, the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) asked researchers at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to look at the rate and causes of death among players. (cdc.gov)
  • Our mission at NIOSH is to conduct research that will improve job safety and health. (cdc.gov)
  • The Food and Drug Administration has reversed its position on the safety of Bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastic bottles, soda cans, food containers and thousands of consumer goods, saying it now has concerns about health risks. (washingtonpost.com)
  • ACC remains committed to consumer safety, and will continue to review new scientific studies concerning the safety of BPA. (washingtonpost.com)
  • None of it has been conclusive, but it has prompted very real concerns from parents and government types who are responsible for the public's safety. (sptimes.com)
  • Why are there concerns about the health and safety of GM crops? (gardenorganic.org.uk)
  • The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has confirmed it has "health concerns" over the use of hydroxyanthracene derivatives in food. (foodnavigator.com)
  • "In 2013, EFSA substantiated a health claim related to hydroxyanthracene derivatives in food and improvement of bowel function, but advised against the long-term use and high doses due to potential safety concerns," ​ the spokesperson explained. (foodnavigator.com)
  • As cannabis use increases and more states legalize use in the US, there are concerns surrounding the use of cannabis and its effects on job performance and safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Oil and Gas Health Information and Response Program responds to citizen health concerns and provides health-focused information on oil and gas. (colorado.gov)
  • In order to make full use of this information, Saralyn Mark, MD, encourages women to take charge of their health. (webmd.com)
  • Volcanic smog contains sulfur dioxide gas , fine particulate matter and other gases -- toxins that are harmful to human health and plant life, Lu said. (medicinenet.com)
  • It is disingenuous, therefore, for proponents of GM to claim that there is no danger to human health. (gardenorganic.org.uk)
  • High temperatures damage the environment, property and human health. (ens-newswire.com)
  • Both wildlife and human health in Hawai'i and other island ecosystems in the Pacific Basin face continued threats from introductions of diseases and vectors. (usgs.gov)
  • How about human health concerns? (atheistnexus.org)
  • last-resort caregiver and we are left to deal with the many concerns society has chosen to ignore, shifting responsibility to the government - in this case, corrections" (Gondles, 2000). (bartleby.com)
  • The burden of heart disease in women is very great," says Gregory Burke, MD, professor and chairman of the department of public health sciences at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. (webmd.com)
  • For men, heart disease begins to manifest itself about 10 years earlier than women," says Gregory Burke, MD, professor and chairman of the department of public health sciences at the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. (webmd.com)
  • The city of Berkeley Public Health Department has set up a hotline, at 981-2489, to answer specific questions. (berkeley.edu)
  • In the days to weeks going forward we'll certainly be concerned about infectious disease, particularly diarrheal disease, just due to a breakdown in the water and sanitation systems," explains Professor Scott Meschke from the Department Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences at the University of Washington. (king5.com)
  • The C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health - based at the Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit at the University of Michigan -- is funded by the Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases and the University of Michigan Health System. (medpagetoday.com)
  • A ban on the chemical has long been demanded by environmentalists due to health concerns, including its alleged link to cancer. (rt.com)
  • There is growing concern over the health of jailed student activist Majid Tavakoli following news of his hunger strike in prison. (rferl.org)
  • With a history of reliable reporting dating back to 1907, today's UPI is a credible source for the most important stories of the day, continually updated - a one-stop site for U.S. and world news, as well as entertainment, trends, science, health and stunning photography. (upi.com)
  • A news release about the biannual PNC Economic Outlook survey said that of those who offer health insurance, nearly six out of 10 said they are likely to reduce their employees' coverage in the future. (plansponsor.com)
  • We agreed that it would be important to find out if NFL players face health risks that may relate to their job. (cdc.gov)
  • Many also reported that their hearing health is extremely or very important to them in maintaining their quality of life. (aarp.org)
  • There are a lot factors of aging that can impact mental health in late life, but there is something about having been a combat veteran that is especially important," Aldwin said. (psychcentral.com)
  • I told him on the phone (recently) nothing is more important than his health. (upi.com)
  • This issue is important when reducing health inequalities. (bartleby.com)
  • Malacañang, for its part, yesterday said President Aquino has always endeavored to address the people's most important concerns. (philstar.com)
  • As a front-line wellness professional, you must now decide whether or not to begin an important and tremendously delicate client health conversation. (acefitness.org)
  • Because many health warning signs can be uniquely apparent in the gym, it is important for fitness professionals to have a general understanding of what might underlie symptoms like ongoing fatigue or weight loss. (acefitness.org)
  • Vaginal health is an important part of a woman's overall health. (newkerala.com)
  • Maintaining good health and seeing an eye doctor on a regular basis are important steps to help preserve vision. (aoa.org)
  • Tears are important for maintaining the health of the front surface of the eye and for clear, quality vision. (aoa.org)
  • The FDA's announcement came after extensive talks between federal agencies and the White House about the best approach to an issue that has become a significant concern for consumers and the chemical industry. (washingtonpost.com)
  • 11 percent indicated drug abuse and 8 percent ranked child abuse and neglect as the top child health issue that needs to be addressed by the presidential candidates. (foxnews.com)
  • C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll on Children's Health: Top Child Health Concerns: Obesity, Drug Abuse & Smoking" Vol 19, Issue 2, Aug. 19, 2013. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Asked whether the concerns over Hillary's health were objectively authentic regardless of politics or whether the leftist media were right to label the issue a conspiracy theory, Lahita responded, "I don't think it's a conspiracy. (infowars.com)
  • A near majority of Filipinos (46 percent) were critical of the administration's performance as far as controlling inflation is concerned - an issue deemed urgent by almost half of Filipinos, the pollster said. (philstar.com)
  • For Toronto Public Health, the answer is a straightforward one: "Lice is not considered to be a health issue," said Vincenza Pietropaolo, manager of healthy communities, healthy schools and substance misuse prevention with TPH. (thestar.com)
  • Happy National Public Health Week!This week, April 7-13th 2014, celebrates the advances and importance of public health.Each day of the week has a different theme related to public health which you can check out in more detail at nphw.org.Today's theme is Healthiest Nation in One Generation. (unh.edu)
  • Today's consumer is more health conscious than ever, with 62% being concerned about their current health and 73% worried about their health over the next five years. (brighttalk.com)
  • Nadia Romero has a closer look in today's health minute. (yahoo.com)
  • This is a crash-course in human reproductive health through fact and biology-based information on a variety of topics. (coursera.org)
  • The objective of this course is to ensure you understand reproductive health and not confuse reproduction with sex (or having sex). (coursera.org)
  • Reproductive health is an area of knowledge that needs to be demystified. (coursera.org)
  • COURSE GOAL 4: Students will be able to identify the possible causes of infertility in the human body, analyze the effects of reproductive tract disorders, recognize the risks and symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases, and discuss the field of oncofertility in relation to sexual and holistic health. (coursera.org)
  • Because of the close link between infection with gonorrhea and HIV , the increase in gonorrhea rates may lead to a subsequent increase in HIV rates and other STDs as well, unless immediate public-health intervention takes place. (thebody.com)
  • There doesn't seem to be any sign of infection, luckily, but I'm still concerned that it's not healing correctly. (healthboards.com)
  • Various other health concerns like Sexually Transmitted diseases, Urinary Tract Infection needs to be responsibly addressed. (newkerala.com)