The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
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 concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
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.
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.
The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
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 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.
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)
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.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
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 concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
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)
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
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.
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
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 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.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
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 science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
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 promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
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 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)
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The status of health in rural populations.
Degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
The status of health in urban populations.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
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.
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).
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)
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
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.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
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.
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to people living in a community or neighborhood.
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.
Services designed for HEALTH PROMOTION and prevention of disease.
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.
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.
The physical condition of human reproductive systems.
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.
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.
Health services for employees, usually provided by the employer at the place of work.
Services for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in the aged and the maintenance of health in the elderly.
The systematic application of information and computer sciences to public health practice, research, and learning.
The organization and administration of health services dedicated to the delivery of health care.
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.
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.
Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
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.
Norms, criteria, standards, and other direct qualitative and quantitative measures used in determining the quality of health care.
A geographic area defined and served by a health program or institution.
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.
Organized services to provide health care to women. It excludes maternal care services for which MATERNAL HEALTH SERVICES is available.
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.
Health care provided to specific cultural or tribal peoples which incorporates local customs, beliefs, and taboos.
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.
Longitudinal patient-maintained records of individual health history and tools that allow individual control of access.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.
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.
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.
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)
Health services, public or private, in urban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
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.
Financial resources provided for activities related to health planning and development.
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.
Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of public health.
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.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
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.
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.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive mental health services provided for individuals in the community.
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.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
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.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Providing for the full range of personal health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up and rehabilitation of patients.
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.
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.
Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
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)
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.
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 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.
Systematic identification of a population's needs or the assessment of individuals to determine the proper level of services needed.
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.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A constituent organization of the DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES concerned with protecting and improving the health of the nation.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
An infant during the first month after birth.
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)
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)
Contracts between an insurer and a subscriber or a group of subscribers whereby a specified set of health benefits is provided in return for a periodic premium.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Organized groups serving in advisory capacities related to health planning activities.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
Demographic and epidemiologic changes that have occurred in the last five decades in many developing countries and that are characterized by major growth in the number and proportion of middle-aged and elderly persons and in the frequency of the diseases that occur in these age groups. The health transition is the result of efforts to improve maternal and child health via primary care and outreach services and such efforts have been responsible for a decrease in the birth rate; reduced maternal mortality; improved preventive services; reduced infant mortality, and the increased life expectancy that defines the transition. (From Ann Intern Med 1992 Mar 15;116(6):499-504)
The practice of nursing in the work environment.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
The purposes, missions, and goals of an individual organization or its units, established through administrative processes. It includes an organization's long-range plans and administrative philosophy.
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.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Education and training in PUBLIC HEALTH for the practice of the profession.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Payment by a third-party payer in a sum equal to the amount expended by a health care provider or facility for health services rendered to an insured or program beneficiary. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988)
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
The circumstances in which people are born, grow up, live, work, and age, as well as the systems put in place to deal with illness. These circumstances are in turn shaped by a wider set of forces: economics, social policies, and politics (
Facilities which administer the delivery of health care services to mothers and children.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Health as viewed from the perspective that humans and other organisms function as complete, integrated units rather than as aggregates of separate parts.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to dental or oral health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
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.
A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.
All organized methods of funding.
Individuals or groups with no or inadequate health insurance coverage. Those falling into this category usually comprise three primary groups: the medically indigent (MEDICAL INDIGENCY); those whose clinical condition makes them medically uninsurable; and the working uninsured.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
Public Law 104-91 enacted in 1996, was designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the healthcare system, protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families, and to protect individual personal health information.
Education which increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of dental health on a personal or community basis.
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.
Health care provided to individuals.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
Management of the organization of HEALTH FACILITIES.
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to various aspects of health care and medicine.
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.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance of oral health through promoting organized dental health programs at a community, state, or federal level.
Health insurance plans intended to reduce unnecessary health care costs through a variety of mechanisms, including: economic incentives for physicians and patients to select less costly forms of care; programs for reviewing the medical necessity of specific services; increased beneficiary cost sharing; controls on inpatient admissions and lengths of stay; the establishment of cost-sharing incentives for outpatient surgery; selective contracting with health care providers; and the intensive management of high-cost health care cases. The programs may be provided in a variety of settings, such as HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS and PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
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.
Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
The circulation or wide dispersal of information.
Customer satisfaction or dissatisfaction with a benefit or service received.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
The interactions between members of a community and representatives of the institutions within that community.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
Payment by individuals or their family for health care services which are not covered by a third-party payer, either insurance or medical assistance.
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 level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
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.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
That portion of total HEALTH CARE COSTS borne by an individual's or group's employing organization.
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.
Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the mother.
The function of directing or controlling the actions or attitudes of an individual or group with more or less willing acquiescence of the followers.
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
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... criticized the used of tear gas liquid. The police were also publicly criticized for leaving behind tear gas at the site of the ... In a statement, the Korean Federation Medical Activist Groups for Health Rights (보건의료단체연합) ...
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Abboud cares about her physical health and elegance. In June 2017 she publicly confirmed that she had undergone rhinoplasty, ... Earlier in Jun 26, 2017 strongly criticized yellow-pens of Lebanese music journalists. Moved to Beirut in 2009. ... She appeared publicly for the first as a fit and fashion model dressed and designed by Akl Fakih, in Design & Brands Event held ...
... than publicly funded systems. The quality of health maintenance organizations and managed care have also been criticized by ... According to a 2000 study of the World Health Organization, publicly funded systems of industrial nations spend less on health ... "Beyond Health Care: The Role of Social Determinants in Promoting Health and Health Equity". The Henry J. Kaiser Family ... A 2001 article in the public health journal Health Affairs studied fifty years of American public opinion of various health ...
... were even publicly retracted by major media organizations." Various skeptics have questioned or criticized the validity of ... Psychiatrist Marc Galanter called Erhard "a man with no formal experience in mental health, self-help, or religious revivalism ... Being Well Chapter 5 in Beyond Health and Normality: Explorations of Exceptional Psychological Well-Being, edited by Roger ... Erhard, Werner; Gioscia, Victor; Anbender, Ken (1983). "Being Well". In Walsh, Roger; Shapiro, Deane H. (eds.). Beyond Health ...
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Investing NZ$2.9 billion into district health boards. Investing NZ$1.4 billion to upgrade and maintain the Auckland City Rail ... Opposition Leader Simon Bridges also criticized the Government's handling of the data leak and called for the resignations of ... publication two days earlier of budgetary documents on a test website which the Treasury had not intended to be publicly ... Investing NZ$81 million in Whānau Ora to improve primary health outcomes. Investing in Māori and Pasifika language programmes. ...
... publicly disparaged him, and compromised Tesla's financial health. In August 2009, Eberhard dropped the lawsuit for undisclosed ... In his since-deleted Tesla Founders Blog, Eberhard criticized Tesla layoffs, which he labeled a "stealth bloodbath". In June ...
Scientology is publicly, and often vehemently, opposed to both psychiatry and psychology. Scientologists view psychiatry as a ... The museum is dedicated to criticizing what it describes as "an industry driven entirely by profit". It has a variety of ... On January 29, 2004, after NY State Office of Mental Health exams, he was assessed "Dangerously Mentally Ill" and committed to ... The group's views have been disputed, criticized and condemned by experts in the medical and scientific community and been a ...
Brian Moore, Bay News 9 interview from October, 2007 Moore has publicly criticized claims that Barack Obama is a socialist, ... He has also noted that even before joining the Socialist Party, he "always promoted a national socialized health plan, antiwar ... and supported free and accessible health insurance for all. He also wanted to transfer ownership of corporations to the workers ...
Donovan has spoken publicly about dealing with depression throughout his life and career, and has criticized the professional ... Firchau, Nick (January 4, 2015). "Landon Donovan's Other Legacy: Challenging the stigma of mental health". ... He was widely criticized, including from his former international teammate Carlos Bocanegra, who Donovan responded back that he ... Failing to provide any goals or assists throughout the three matches, he was widely criticized by American viewers for his ...
Unions have also been criticized by conservative economists and political groups for prolonging recessions and depressions due ... occupational health and safety standards, complaint procedures, rules governing status of employees including promotions, just ... the quality in the investigation of the use of oil or the basic education in Mexico as long as their leaders show publicly that ...
Health care. Kucinich believes that health care is a "right in a democratic society".[122] He is a critic of the for-profit ... Kucinich was criticized for his visit to Syria in 2007 and praise of the President Bashar al-Assad on Syria's national TV.[114] ... After Kucinich refused to sell Municipal Light (now Cleveland Public Power), Cleveland's publicly owned electric utility, the ... Kucinich was criticized during his 2004 campaign for changing his stance on the issue of abortion.[19] His explanation was " ...
Hilliard JW, Johnson ME (2004). "State practice acts of licensed health professions: scope of practice". DePaul J Health Care ... one is publicly funded (UQTR) and one is privately funded (CMCC). In 2005, CMCC was granted the privilege of offering a ... have been criticized for failing to meet generally accepted standards of evidence-based medicine.[164] The curriculum content ... Mainstream health care and governmental organizations such as the World Health Organization consider chiropractic to be ...
In 2017, an article in the policy journal Milbank Quarterly criticized the FDA for its failure to safeguard electronic health ... The researchers concluded that publicly available scientific evidence on implants was needed to protect the public health. ... "Health Canada. 2015-04-23. Retrieved 2016-04-21.. *^ "Medical Device Regulation In Canada: A Primer" (PDF). Health Technology ... "U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Food and Drug Administration - Medical Devices. 2014. Retrieved 15 June 2014.. ...
This project led the World Health Organization (WHO) to present a World No Tobacco Day award to Luang Por Dhammajayo on 31 May ... The earliest analyses of the temple were done by Thai (former) monastics and intellectuals, who criticized the temple for the ... Leading donors are publicly recognized as examples, and donor groups are credited by certain titles.[237][238] Donors are ... According to theologist Rory Mackenzie, Wat Phra Dhammakaya has been criticized by the more traditional Thai Sangha and public ...
Declining health. This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. (Learn how ... After publicly claiming victory in the boycotted April parliamentary elections, Thaksin Shinawatra had a private audience with ... warned Thaksin and criticized those who counted only dead drug dealers while ignoring deaths caused by drugs.[67] ... Richard C. Paddock, Worries Over King Bhumibol Adulyadej's Health Shake Thailand. New York Times, 12 October 2016. ...
It has been criticized for trivializing the incident by being akin to the meme "Epstein didn't kill himself".[127][128][129] In ... Breonna Taylor worked for University of Louisville Health as a full-time ER technician[31][32][33] and was a former emergency ... publicly denounced Lucas, saying that he did not know who Lucas was and was not aware of his involvement in the song.[131][132] ... On October 22, a second grand juror criticized Cameron, how the grand jury was operated, and how Cameron presented the grand ...
The capture of Aguinaldo made Funston a national hero, although the anti-imperialist faction criticized him when the details of ... Funston was considered a useful advocate for American expansionism, but when he publicly made insulting remarks about anti- ... His intense focus on work would lead to health problems, first with a case of indigestion in January 1917, followed by a fatal ...
These moves were highly criticized by Moscow, which feared that Afghanistan would soon become closer to the West, especially ... Instead, the new government declared that President Daoud had "resigned for health reasons." (In 1979, Taraki was killed by ... His death was not publicly announced after the coup. ... the Afghan Health Ministry announced that the body of Daoud had ...
Volunteerism and helping behavior have not only been shown to improve mental health, but physical health and longevity as well ... People who know that they are publicly monitored sometimes even wastefully donate money they know are not needed by recipient ... Group selection theory has been criticized by many other evolutionary scientists.[15][16] ... on happiness and health and have consistently found a strong connection between volunteerism and current and future health and ...
Not eating a meal in the evening I, monks, am aware of good health and of being without illness and of buoyancy and strength ... In Protestantism, the continental reformers criticized fasting as a purely external observance that can never gain a person ... Sunday worship meetings on Fast Sunday include opportunities for church members to publicly bear testimony during the sacrament ... Not eating a meal in the evening you too, monks, will be aware of good health and..... living in comfort.[24] ...
After being killed, Marius was publicly dissected. This was done in a separate area of the zoo,[24] but accessible for those ... The director of Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic criticized the public dissection, saying it "...should have been done with a ... health and well-being of the animal.[53] ... Brendan O'Neill, a British-born editor, criticized mass media ... Jack Hanna, director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, criticized the zoo's actions to kill Marius, calling it " ...
... publicly criticized the news media for spreading unscientific information about dioxin and the health hazards associated with ... "Dioxins and their effects on human health". World Health Organization. Retrieved 17 December 2014.. ... Residents felt betrayed and publicly criticized the EPA for not informing them of the toxic hazards around their homes.[16] ... Wildavsky, Aaron (1995). But Is It True? A Citizen's Guide to Environmental Health and Safety Issues. Cambridge: Harvard ...
Committee on Lesbian Health Research Priorities; Neuroscience and Behavioral Health Program; Health Sciences Policy Program, ... Personal Best was criticized for engaging in the cliched plot device of one woman returning to a relationship with a man, ... Intimacy between women was fashionable between the 17th and 19th centuries, although sexuality was rarely publicly acknowledged ... Neuroscience and Behavioral Health Program [and] Health Sciences Policy Program, Health Sciences Section, Institute of Medicine ...
This paper has met much approval, though Goodman and Greenland criticized it in a short comment[8] and a longer analysis.[9] ... The results of this trial along with two others led to the World Health Organization (WHO) assessing the evidence for male ... The documents were initially made publicly available on the PLOS Medicine website but they are now available as part of the ... A number of Ministries of Health along with key stakeholders have committed to scaling up VMMC for HIV prevention in Southern ...
Not long after that dreadful dinner, Richard Dawkins wrote to me to ask whether I would publicly affirm my atheism. I could see ... "The same Arago who spent his time criticizing unfounded myths now peddled them. Arago the atheist now spoke of souls." Theresa ... He is the author of several books on health, artificial intelligence (AI), transhumanism, the technological singularity, and ... Per wikipedia policy WP:BLPCAT, persons in this list are people (living or not) who have publicly identified themselves as ...
The Canada Health Act of 1984 "does not directly bar private delivery or private insurance for publicly insured services," but ... Opponents of government-mandated and government-provided in the United States commonly criticize it with the term socialized ... G20 Health Care: "Health Care Systems and Health Market Reform in the G20 Countries." Prepared for the World Economic Forum by ... 4 2008; Finland health system review" (PDF). Retrieved January 9, 2015.. *^ a b c d Järvelin, Jutta (2002). "Health Care ...
"American Journal of Public Health. 93 (4): 664-9. doi:10.2105/ajph.93.4.664. PMC 1447808. PMID 12660215.. ... A 2005 study in the journal Nature[30] surveyed 3247 US researchers who were all publicly funded (by the National Institutes of ... They further criticized the trial methodology stating that researchers are frequently restricted from contributing to the trial ... National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health United States Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation[9 ...
On 15 June 2016, the HDP was criticized after its members attended the funeral of Eylem Yaşa, a suicide bomber who had killed ... In 2016, Selahattin Demirtas, whose older brother is a member of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, publicly glorified the PKK's ... Vytenis Andriukaitis (Health and Food Safety). *Neven Mimica (International Cooperation and Development) ...
From 1912 Florence's health deteriorated due to a lung abscess, and a resulting depression. The Sapir household was largely run ... The thesis criticized Herder for retaining a Biblical chronology, too shallow to allow for the observable diversification of ... During his time in Canada, together with Speck, Sapir also acted as an advocate for Indigenous rights, arguing publicly for ...
... "presents no risk to human health"[26] and "the World Health organisation conducted a scientific assessment of TBBPA and found ... Pascal later apologized publicly.[40] Damage to Nazca Lines[edit]. In December 2014, Greenpeace came under criticism following ... Other publications also criticized Greenpeace's stand against genetically modified crops[33][34] and the unlawful destruction ... Daniel Eran of Apple news blog RoughlyDrafted criticized the guide in an article,[20] saying the Greenpeace guide's "ranking ...
Tadros further criticized the use of terms such as "Hamas school". According to her, "Hamas" is used as an adjective by Israel ... Seven Palestinians have been publicly executed by militants for alleged collaboration with Israel.[45] One man, Ashraf Ouaida, ... 15 health institutions, 14 journalist premises, 8 police stations, 16 government buildings, and 11 political sites. Fifteen ... What did they do to them?".[239] The IDF policy of targeting family homes of alleged militants has been criticized due to the ...
In late 1995, Wyden became the first U.S. Senate candidate (and then Senator) to publicly support same-sex marriage.[86] He was ... One Senator's Solution for Health Care Expansion Archived April 25, 2016, at the Wayback Machine. from an April 2007 story on ... Wyden was among several moderate Democratic senators who in early January 2009 criticized President-elect Barack Obama's ... Not long after Tom Daschle's withdrawal as President Barack Obama's nominee as United States Secretary of Health and Human ...
Until a public inquiry in 1999, the general public was unaware that Alder Hey and other hospitals within the National Health ... began to worry publicly about the effects of the scandal upon organ donation rates. Many public figures[who?] openly expressed ... and criticized the CPS for making this decision. ... Department of Health. 2001. Archived from the original on 21 ... A large scale public outcry against the National Health Service resulted when it was revealed that Dutch pathologist Dick van ...
World Health Organization Archived 2012-01-27 at the Wayback Machine Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative ... Even though experts often criticize peer review for a number of reasons, the process is still often considered the "gold ... Publishers are often accused of capturing and monetising publicly-funded research, using free academic labour for peer review, ... Among the most important is HINARI,[142] the Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative, sponsored by the World Health ...
Christians rejected public festivals, refused to take part in the imperial cult, avoided public office, and publicly criticized ... Consequently, in accord with our indulgence, they ought to pray to their god for our health and the safety of the state, so ... Such Christian accounts were criticized during the Enlightenment and afterwards, most notably by Edward Gibbon. Modern ... and thereby impaired the health of civil society.[361] When Gibbon sought to reduce the numbers of the martyrs in his History, ...
Mohammed Moudi: Iranian doctor with the World Health Organization who is an agent for the Iranian government, finding out a ... John Plumber: A television commentator working with Donner who is also critical of Ryan, but later publicly admits to ... he criticized its length, questioning whether Clancy's works are edited or kept in their place: "Realism comes at the expense ...
It may be criticized on financial grounds as well because the necessary publication fees have proven to be higher than ... Some social science fields, such as public health or demography, have significant shared interests with professions like law ... In May 2016, the Council for the European Union agreed that from 2020 all scientific publications as a result of publicly ... Open access has been criticized on quality grounds, as the desire to maximize publishing fees could cause some journals to ...
The second youngest child, Felix August, contracted measles in 1844 and was left with impaired health; he died in 1851.[97] The ... Charles Rosen, in a chapter on Mendelssohn in his 1995 book The Romantic Generation, both praises and criticizes the composer. ... and not published or publicly performed until long after his death.[119][120] ... Mendelssohn suffered from poor health in the final years of his life, probably aggravated by nervous problems and overwork. A ...
Stevens criticized the passage of the Southern Homestead Act of 1866, arguing that the low-quality land it made available would ... By this time, Stevens was in his seventies and in poor health; he was carried everywhere in a special chair. When Congress ... By March 1862, to Stevens's exasperation, the most Lincoln had publicly supported was gradual emancipation in the Border states ... though due to his poor health he was unable to complete his speech and gave it to the Clerk to read aloud. He accused Johnson ...
Charles Wilson publicly criticized their action. The Brotherhood called a special meeting in Cleveland on 25 February 1874. ... For reasons of health, Robinson retired from railroad work in 1883, but continued to be active with the Brotherhood. He spoke ...
Campaign for boosting vaccinations said to be undermined by natural health practitioners touting snake oil as effective ... The chiropractor has publicly expressed doubts about the efficacy and safety of vaccines in the past. Other chiropractors ... Federal NDP health critic Murray Rankin said Health Canada has a responsibility to ensure that all products are "both safe and ... Health Canada has approved dozens for sale and states they should not be marketed as vaccines. But many natural health ...
Nevertheless, the PCF publicly criticized a Soviet action for the first time in its history. This event caused frictions in the ... Because of Waldeck Rochets ill health, senator and party elder Jacques Duclos was the partys candidate. The collapse of the ... This strategy was criticized by the board of the Communist International as "parliamentarist". At the same time, the party ... He wanted to put an end to sectarianism, which was criticized by communist officeholders and leaders of the CGTU. Most notably ...
Why arent you defending others rights to criticize Limbaugh publicly? Why are you instead pretending that those who criticize ... I pay $110 towards my health plan every pay period for health coverage for my family. If this mandate passed and my employer ... Pregnancy carries with it significant health risks. Therefore birth control is an issue of womens health. ... Here is an article on a study that I came across this week that I think would support the notion I have publicly stated for ...
... moderate Republican was first elected in 1996 and has played a pivotal role in the Senate in recent debates about health care ... whom Collins has publicly criticized in the past. LePage and Collins have also disagreed about the best path forward on health ... The moderate Republican was first elected in 1996 and has played a pivotal role in the Senate in recent debates about health ...
But in a reversal this week, he publicly criticized fellow Republican Kemps moves to reopen Georgia. ... Last Friday, a day after the White House issued federal guidelines urging a gradual, cautious approach advocated by health ... The comments prompted doctors, health experts and manufacturers of bleach to warn the public not to drink or inject ... disregarding warnings from public health officials that easing restrictions too soon could lead to more infections and deaths. ...
A half century of improvement in dental health is being thrown into reverse because 100 million Americans have no dental ... Publicly supported dental clinics have months-long waiting lists. Some criticize dentists for being too concerned with profits ... KRT LIFESTYLE STORY SLUGGED: HEALTH-TEETH KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY LAURENCE KESTERSON/PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER (KRT Photos) View 2 more ... But dentists have their own costs to worry about and shouldnt be held responsible for health care, said one practitioner. ...
Trumps Saturday tweets were the second time in a matter of hours that he publicly criticized McCain. ... McCain also criticized Trump for not having a broader strategy in Syria and the Middle East in general.. Mark Wilson/Getty ... Trump, who has publicly feuded on and off with McCain since 2015, noted during the rally that McCain ran for re-election last ... In Saturday tweetstorm, Trump assails McCain over opposition to GOP health bill. Dan Nowicki, The Republic , ...
Stigmatizing campaigns included those publicly criticized for blaming and shaming overweight adults and children. The neutral ... Obesity Exercise/Physical Activity Environment and Health Promote your Health Get Preventive Health Care Lifestyle and ... Please reach the Health Behavior News Service, part of the Center for Advancing Health, at (202) 387-2829 or [email protected] ... Public health campaigns that stigmatize obese people by using negative images or text do not motivate them to lose weight any ...
... for AOLs Tim Armstrong to publicly single out the cost of her babys medical care when talking about employee benefits. ... The mother of one of the "distressed babies" publicly called out by AOLs Tim Armstrong last week criticized the CEOs comments ... Fei and her husband, Peter Goodman, an AOL (AOL) employee, have health coverage through the company. Their daughter was born ... And while she thinks a discussion about the cost of health care for a premature baby is an important one, she said future ...
The head of the Mine Safety and Health Administration said there were no immediate plans to change the dust limit but has ... Proposed limiting the studies used by the E.P.A. for rulemaking to only those that make data publicly available. (Scientists ... widely criticized the proposal, saying it would effectively block the agency from considering landmark research that relies on ... Ended an Occupational Safety and Health Administration program to reduce risks of workers developing the lung disease silicosis ...
UnityPoint Health rejected a potential merger with Sanford Health this week, forcing the CEOs to readjust after touting the ... Publicly criticizing a potential partner who rejected you isnt in line with best practice, consultants say. ... The fact that Krabbenhoft publicly expressed disappointment in UnityPoints board may give other health system CEOs a reason to ... Sanford Health is named after credit card mogul T. Denny Sanford, who has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to the health ...
President Donald Trump has publicly called on China to investigate Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden, amid an ... Some Republicans have criticized Biden for taking Hunter on the vice-presidential plane in 2013 to China, where Hunter had ... During a health-care event in Florida, Trump said Democrats had launched the impeachment investigation because they could not ... U.S. President Donald Trump has publicly called on China to investigate Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden, amid an ...
Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, who was publicly criticized by McCaslins father. When McCaslins father retired from his Senate ... seat in January 2011 because of ill health, Shea submitted his name for consideration as his replacement. In response, the late ... she said she helped him write his statement criticizing Shea. ...
For more than six months it has been criticized for failing to publicly count the deaths that occurred in hospitals. The ... The states largest union for nurses sued the Health Department for policies it said endangered front-line health care workers. ... Health Care Cuomo Still Underreporting the Total Count of COVID Nursing Home Deaths The governor finally released data on ... In Columbia County, for instance, at a nursing home that local health officials said had seen 18 residents die of COVID-19 in ...
... the countrys Ministry of Health said on its website. ... From CNN Healths Jen Christensen. A pharmacy technician grabs ... Meanwhile in the US, President Trump has remained publicly optimistic about the virus, even as Democrats criticize his ... Health officials have yet to label the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic -- but they could be close to calling it one. ... World Health Organization director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus gives a news conference on the situation regarding the ...
Morgan has publicly criticized the ICRP for failing to protect human health. In a 1994 article for the American Journal of ... In a 2001 article for the International Journal of Health Services (Vol. 31, No. 3; pp 605-615), Samuel S. Epstein, Rosalie ... According to a three-part series in Rachels Environment & Health Weekly [; #691-693; April 2000], radiation from ... Until the passage of the Radiation Control for Health and Safety Act of 1968, some X-ray equipment used in the 1950s and 1960s ...
It is also true that we never fight or criticize each other publicly. If we have something to say that isnt flattering to each ... In Sickness and Health: Loving Each Other Through Schizophrenia. By Rebecca Chamaa Last updated: 8 Aug 2016 ~ 4 min read ... Chamaa, R. (2016). In Sickness and Health: Loving Each Other Through Schizophrenia. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 5, 2020 ... Home » Blogs » Life with Schizophrenia » In Sickness and Health: Loving Each Other Through Schizophrenia ...
On occasion, foundations have been publicly criticized for the projects that they fund both in the United States and abroad. ... Up to the 1930s, health, welfare, research, and, to some extent, higher education were believed to be mainly the responsibility ... American missionaries were criticized as self-righteous meddlers and cultural imperialists and U.S. foreign aid as ... Another model was provided by the Rockefeller Sanitary Commission, which concentrated on a public health campaign to eradicate ...
ARHP applauds the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Deans reversal of POPLINEs decision to remove the search ... Removing abortion as a search term on a publicly funded reproductive health care database is clearly a decision driven by ... Reproductive Health Professionals Criticize Censorship Of Content Related To Abortion On USAID-Funded Database; Applaud Deans ... "Reproductive Health Professionals Criticize Censorship Of Content Related To Abortion On USAID-Funded Database; Applaud Deans ...
TRUMP PUBLICLY CRITICIZES FAUCI. Trump -- who in April retweeted a message calling for Fauci to be fired, though he later ... Fauci is a nice man, but hes made a lot of mistakes, Trump said last week, undermining the public health expert whom ... The tension between the two men -- who are no longer speaking, CNN reported last week -- has grown publicly as they have ... But recent moves by the White House to publicly diminish the nations top infectious disease expert amounts to a significant ...
... publicly criticized the governments condom distribution plans. Instead, he counseled people to "practice self-discipline, ... Health officials here have begun intensive efforts to stop the virus, which has been linked to abnormally small heads and brain ... Health authorities here have also been forced to grapple with an unexpected twist: the discovery that sex spreads the virus. ... Johnny Rullán, who was the territorys secretary of health for 31 years and has come out of retirement to advise the governor ...
For example, USTR recently criticized the Netherlands for its plan to adopt more public health-friendly compulsory license ... that would have limited big pharmas intellectual property rights and allowed the government to take action when publicly- ... Additionally, the report criticizes countries use of compulsory licensing, a legal tool that allows lower-cost versions of ... However, the US has been criticizing the very same IP and medicines policies that ensure uninterrupted global supply of ...
... publicly criticized the news media for spreading unscientific information about dioxin and the health hazards associated with ... "Dioxins and their effects on human health". World Health Organization. Retrieved 17 December 2014.. ... Residents felt betrayed and publicly criticized the EPA for not informing them of the toxic hazards around their homes.[16] ... Wildavsky, Aaron (1995). But Is It True? A Citizens Guide to Environmental Health and Safety Issues. Cambridge: Harvard ...
BOLDEN: (INAUDIBLE) criticized our institutions. He criticizes GOP leadership. DENNARD: And hes not focused on -- BOLDEN: And ... BOLDEN: Well, thats what he does publicly and private. DENNARD: Who is he fighting in the White House? BOLDEN: The evidence is ... He couldnt accomplish health care reform. DENNARD: Because of the Democratic structure. BOLDEN: Hes not going to get tax ... I want you to look at some of the presidents passed tweets here criticizing General Martin Dempsey, John Allen, and Colin ...
The president did not comment publicly.. Two health ministers, both physicians, have resigned over differences with Bolsonaro. ... Brazils Supreme Court and Congress, institutions that have criticized Bolsonaros handling of the pandemic, respectively ... The health ministry on Saturday reported 49,970 new confirmed cases and 905 deaths in the last 24 hours, raising the number of ... The acting health minister is an army general who has abandoned the call for social distancing, which experts says is essential ...
He has publicly criticized the NFL for not protecting players like him.. "They dont want you to know," said Johnson. "Its not ... Labels: Danger, Health, Interesting facts Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest ... Labels: Danger, Health, Sport Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest ... Im concerned to read a report in the Daily Mail about the ingredients in many items of modern make-up, and the health risks ...
Thanks to scientists working under the auspices of the World Health Organization, you can be fairly sure your toothbrush wont ... a cancer epidemiologist at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the United States who has publicly criticized IARC, says ... Charles Clift, a global public health specialist at the Centre on Global Health Security at Britains Chatham House, said the ... Richard Sullivan, a professor of cancer policy and global health at Kings College London, says any confusion is due to a ...
When Ullathorne publicly criticized the letters in 1862, Simpson defended his position. He did not consider that he had been ... His health had not improved, and he had a blind and invalid wife. He had continued to lose money by the Rambler and had now ... When Ullathorne publicly denounced the Rambler in 1862, Simpsons letters were severely criticized. ... Capes poor health had made it necessary to secure an assistant; and, in fact, Simpson served as acting editor for the next ...
  • Fitness clubs, hair salons, tattoo parlors and some other workplaces were allowed to open their doors by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, disregarding warnings from public health officials that easing restrictions too soon could lead to more infections and deaths. (
  • In Columbia County, for instance, at a nursing home that local health officials said had seen 18 residents die of COVID-19 in local hospitals, the state's public tally today still just lists nine such deaths. (
  • World Health Organization officials say it's still too early to declare the novel coronavirus a pandemic - but now is the time to prepare. (
  • Health officials here have begun intensive efforts to stop the virus, which has been linked to abnormally small heads and brain damage in babies born to infected mothers, and to paralysis in adults. (
  • Other administration officials have told CNN that while they have disagreements with Fauci's methods, they don't doubt his motives, and that his only concern was public health. (
  • He and other pubic health experts have raised the alarm that Brazil still has no coordinated plan to fight the pandemic, as many officials focus on "reopening," which is likely to boost the spread of the disease and worsen the outbreak. (
  • It all started in January 2015 after 320 million Americans 24 had just finished ringing in the New Year and California health officials announced that nine visitors to Disneyland were infected with measles. (
  • Fishbein says officials at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) ignored problems with the way the study was being conducted on the AIDS drug, nevirapine, which is used to protect babies in Africa from HIV infection during birth. (
  • AstraZeneca will publish up-to-date results from its major U.S. COVID-19 vaccine trial within 48 hours after health officials publicly criticized the drugmaker for using "outdated information" to show how well the immunization worked. (
  • The 10-day period will allow public health officials to investigate the outbreaks without the risk of spread of infection and to provide recommendations to the workplaces, the public health unit said. (
  • 6 Ironically, among the strongest early advocates of BSE were Nazi health officials, who viewed the technique as a way to improve the health of Aryan women. (
  • In 2012, public health officials reported that about two million people in America are infected with chlamydia, tuberculosis, syphilis and gonorrhea, (3) and they estimate another three million people are infected with hepatitis C. (4) Like those with HIV or AIDS, these citizens are not targeted for discrimination and blocked from getting a public education, being employed or moving freely in society. (
  • David Clohessy, the executive director of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, criticized the diocese for seeking bankruptcy protection, saying it will allow church officials to keep records closed that might have come out in a trial. (
  • He also said the settlement falls short because it does not publicly name the church officials who shielded and protected predator clergy members. (
  • Louisiana Children's Medical Center and Ochsner Health System officials say they both are using the expertise of Huron Consulting Group, a Chicago firm that counts more than 450 health systems among its past clients and is known as a turn-around agent. (
  • On April 2, Nemzoff, whose consulting business is based in Pennsylvania, told Jefferson officials that neither the Children's system nor Ochsner Health System could afford to lease West Jefferson Medical Center and East Jefferson General Hospital. (
  • Konyndyk theorizes that if Trump had been forthright, administration officials could have publicly acknowledged the severity of the situation and effectively promoted science-based measures to prevent disease spread. (
  • and 8.expand police powers of government health officials to allow citizens suspected of exposure to infectious diseases to be detained. (
  • For months, the Biden White House refrained from criticizing Republican officials who played down the importance of coronavirus vaccinations or sought to make political hay of the federal government's all-out effort to drive shots into arms. (
  • In the early months of the administration, the White House largely declined to criticize state and local officials' handling of their vaccination programs, eager to maintain their buy-in and to prevent the politicization of the lifesaving campaign. (
  • The recent change in tone comes after some GOP officials criticized President Joe Biden for calling for a door-to-door campaign to spread information about the safety and efficacy of vaccines in hopes it would encourage more people to get vaccinated. (
  • But the ACA replacement legislation proposed by House Republicans Monday known as the American Health Care Act has patients, policy analysts and elected officials fearful that if if it passes, the impact on millions of Americans could be devastating. (
  • It faulted health officials for not alerting the medical community or the public and criticized the state Department of Environmental Quality for not notifying the governor's office with "sufficient urgency. (
  • LePage is an ally of President Donald Trump, whom Collins has publicly criticized in the past. (
  • In Saturday tweetstorm, Trump assails McCain over opposition to GOP health bill In Alabama, President Donald Trump suggested Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has reneged on a 2016 campaign pledge to repeal and replace "Obamacare. (
  • Speaking at a Friday night rally for Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., Trump suggested he was taken aback by McCain's resistance to the GOP health-care agenda. (
  • Trump, who has publicly feuded on and off with McCain since 2015, noted during the rally that McCain ran for re-election last year on a pledge to get rid of former President Barack Obama's signature law, the Affordable Care Act, and replace it with a new program. (
  • U.S. President Donald Trump has publicly called on China to investigate Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden, amid an impeachment inquiry in Congress over his request for Ukraine to investigate Biden and his son, Hunter. (
  • During a health-care event in Florida, Trump said Democrats had launched the impeachment investigation because they could not defeat him at the ballot box in 2020. (
  • Meanwhile in the US, President Trump has remained publicly optimistic about the virus, even as Democrats criticize his administration. (
  • A peeved President Donald Trump tweaked Republican opponents of his party's reeling health care bill Monday, saying this week's planned faceoff vote is their "last chance to do the right thing" and erase his predecessor's signature overhaul.Trump's prodding of balking GOP senators came a day before leaders planned a pivotal vote that seemed likely to go badly for the party. (
  • A peeved President Donald Trump tweaked Republican opponents of his party's reeling health care bill Monday, saying this week's planned faceoff vote is their "last chance to do the right thing" and erase his predecessor's signature overhaul. (
  • WASHINGTON Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates, speaking publicly for the first time about concerns she brought to the Trump White House on Russia, told Congress on Monday she warned that National Security Adviser Michael Flynn "essentially could be blackmailed" because he apparently had lied to his bosses about his contacts with the Russian ambassador. (
  • Characteristic of his scattershot effort on his party's health care drive, Trump also spent the morning tweeting insults at Democrats, the news media and his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions, about their handling of investigations into his 2016 campaign's possible collusion with Russia. (
  • President Trump has so far refrained from publicly criticizing Chinese leader Xi Jinping and, besides issuing travel restrictions, from taking antagonistic actions akin to the tariffs he imposed in response to China's trade practices. (
  • Navarro argued that the "the Obama-Biden administration" was repeatedly reminded of America's reliance on other countries but ultimately "did nothing," whereas Trump has focused on "bringing supply chains, jobs, and production home" and aims to "reduce this dependency, strengthen our public-health industrial base, and protect the American people. (
  • In a series of tweets this month, Mr. Trump criticized Mr. McConnell publicly, and berated him in a phone call that quickly devolved into a profane shouting match. (
  • During the call, which Mr. Trump initiated on Aug. 9 from his New Jersey golf club, the president accused Mr. McConnell of bungling the health care issue. (
  • Trump publicly attacked Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) in Arizona last night and on Twitter this morning, and Flake is headed to Kentucky this week for a fundraiser with McConnell. (
  • In interviews with Bob Woodward in February and March, President Trump said he recognized the severity of the coronavirus - even though he publicly criticized the World Health Organization for not alerting him to the degree of threat. (
  • President Trump has publicly blamed the World Health Organization for being slow to sound alarm bells about the coronavirus. (
  • On March 3, 2020, the World Health Organization cited official Chinese data to downplay the very serious risk of asymptomatic spread, telling the world that 'COVID- 19 does not transmit as efficiently as influenza,' " Trump wrote in a May 18 letter addressed to WHO leadership. (
  • Now, taped conversations between the president and journalist Bob Woodward, as reported in the forthcoming book Rage , indicate that in early February, Trump was well aware of the dangers of the coronavirus and chose to downplay the public health threat to Americans. (
  • Instead, when "the World Health Organization said it was serious and Trump downplayed it - that's a recipe for fear and panic," he said. (
  • As President Donald Trump was fighting with Congress over the shutdown and funding for a border wall, his administration implemented a new rule that could be a game changer for health care. (
  • The moderate Republican was first elected in 1996 and has played a pivotal role in the Senate in recent debates about health care policy. (
  • But in a reversal this week, he publicly criticized fellow Republican Kemp's moves to reopen Georgia. (
  • is nursing a slim 52-48 majority and the possible absence of Arizona Sen. John McCain, who's battling cancer, which would mean two GOP defections would sink the measure.At least a dozen Republican senators have publicly opposed or criticized the legislation, more than enough to kill it in the face of uniform Democratic opposition. (
  • WASHINGTON It took plenty of blood, sweat and tears for Republican leaders to finally push their health care bill through the House last week. (
  • At least a dozen Republican senators have publicly opposed or criticized the legislation, more than enough to kill it in the face of uniform Democratic opposition. (
  • The Kaiser poll also found that the majority of respondents had heard very little from the media about health reform in the past thirty days, other than what is being said in the Republican debates. (
  • On April 16, 2013, six Republican senators published a paper that sharply criticized the Obama administration's implementation of the EHR incentive program. (
  • She worries that if the Republican-proposed American Health Care Act passes, she never will. (
  • According to a post by Natalie O'Donnell Wood of the Bell Policy Center, the Republican health plan proposes repealing the expansion in 2020 and requiring states to pay a much higher percentage of the cost. (
  • A task force appointed by Republican Gov. Rick Snyder, who has apologized for the crisis, concluded last month that communication and coordination between the MDHHS and the Genesee County Health Department regarding Legionellosis cases were "inadequate to address the grave nature of this outbreak," particularly because the cases occurred at a time when there were several other concerns about Flint's water. (
  • A World Health Organization team landed in Italy late Monday to "support Italian authorities in understanding the situation," the WHO said. (
  • LONDON (Reuters) - Thanks to scientists working under the auspices of the World Health Organization, you can be fairly sure your toothbrush won't give you cancer. (
  • In fact, the World Health Organization just announced that we're quickly heading towards a post-antibiotic era, in which "many common infections will no longer have a cure and, once again, kill unabated. (
  • In some cases, patients were hidden in hotels and obscure hospital wings and even driven around in ambulances to avoid detection by World Health Organization experts. (
  • It is now clear that China's assertions, repeated to the world by the World Health Organization, were wildly inaccurate. (
  • All 16 patients with novel coronavirus in Vietnam, including a three-month-old infant, have recovered from their illnesses, the country's Ministry of Health said on its website. (
  • It comes after Chinese President Xi Jinping warned Sunday that that novel coronavirus is the worst public health crisis facing the country since its founding. (
  • But recent moves by the White House to publicly diminish the nation's top infectious disease expert amounts to a significant escalation as it seeks to divert attention from the government's failure to contain the coronavirus and instead push Trump's call to reopen the country. (
  • The emergency coronavirus spending bills adopted in March in Washington, DC left out provisions that would have limited big pharma's intellectual property rights and allowed the government to take action when publicly-funded medicines are priced out of reach. (
  • Senate Republicans have indicated strong opposition to Becerra's nomination to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, criticizing his track record on religious freedom and enforcing coronavirus lockdowns. (
  • Experts with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also publicly criticized what they called a lack of data from China about the Wuhan coronavirus, which was hindering international efforts to stem the outbreak. (
  • In one case, an emergency room physician, Ming Lin, M.D., who worked at Peace-Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Washington, was fired after he publicly criticized the hospital's coronavirus response. (
  • The mother of one of the "distressed babies" publicly called out by AOL's Tim Armstrong last week criticized the CEO's comments as a violation of her family's privacy. (
  • NEW YORK Warren Buffett said Monday that United Airlines bungled the case of the passenger dragged off a plane last month, and he is criticizing the CEO's handling of the incident. (
  • Some Republicans have criticized Biden for taking Hunter on the vice-presidential plane in 2013 to China, where Hunter had business interests. (
  • McMaster asked his state's health department to bar state and local health groups from "the use of the Biden Administration's 'targeted' 'door to door' tactics. (
  • For the usually reserved Biden White House, which has long harbored private frustrations about some states' laggard vaccination programs but refused to condemn them publicly for fear of playing up political divides in public health, it was a bridge too far. (
  • It contains events related to the event September 28, 2006: Obama Criticizes Military Commissions Act . (
  • Read this story about a woman who had criticized Obama for the health care law but then got cancer, apologized to Obama publicly because she was able to find coverage from her state's high risk pool. (
  • ROBERT LASZEWSKI, PRESIDENT, HEALTH POLICY AND STRATEGY ASSOCIATES: When the regulations were being put together, people in the insurance industry said you're being overly regulatory, you're requiring too many things, you're making this too complicated, you're not letting people keep their plans who have them now, and the Obama administration decided to do it the way the Obama administration was going to do it. (
  • One of the things I think that's clear here is the Obama administration has no trust in anything the health insurance industry tells them about how to run a health plan. (
  • It's just unfortunate that Obama couldn't send Baucus to a democratic country so he could see first-hand what a decent universal health care system looks like. (
  • During a call with AOL employees, he cited increased health care costs for the change and later told CNN that Obamacare was partly to blame. (
  • Bob Laszewski who heads the Health Policy Strategy Associates, a consulting firm for big insurers, and an outspoken critic of ObamaCare, says he is getting calls from these executives who want him to speak out, Anderson, for them about the problems because they feel defenseless against the White House PR team. (
  • Baucus has been complaining that the Affordable Care Act -- Obamacare -- doesn't do enough to control health care costs. (
  • And for doctors who criticize vaccine safety to have their medical licenses revoked? (
  • Why are editorials calling for censorship of speech (17) (18) and for parents with unvaccinated children to be hunted down and publicly identified, (19) sued, (20) (21) criminally prosecuted and imprisoned, (22) and for doctors who criticize vaccine safety to have their medical licenses revoked? (
  • Brazil's Supreme Court and Congress, institutions that have criticized Bolsonaro's handling of the pandemic, respectively declared three and four days of national mourning for the 100,000 dead. (
  • NEW YORK/NEW DELHI, APRIL 29, 2020- Amidst the ongoing global crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released its annual " Special 301 Report " today that calls out countries for implementing and supporting public health safeguards in their intellectual property laws and policies. (
  • Many countries are relying heavily on the shot to end the pandemic, and several state leaders have taken it publicly to boost confidence. (
  • Virginia Mason's longtime CEO Dr. Gary Kaplan, who has publicly criticized hospital mergers in the past, stressed this is not happening because of the pressures brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, nor is it necessary because of the financial losses Virginia Mason has weathered in recent years. (
  • The Woodward interviews underscore the fact that, despite Trump's assignment of blame, the U.S. did not rely on information from WHO or official Chinese sources to make decisions around its pandemic response, said Jimmy Kolker , a former U.S. ambassador who served as assistant secretary for global affairs at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (
  • When McCaslin's father retired from his Senate seat in January 2011 because of ill health, Shea submitted his name for consideration as his replacement. (
  • Last week, the Senate parliamentarian said that chamber's Democrats would be able to remove it from the bill because it violates Senate rules.Rep. Tom Reed said he would "oppose the present Senate health care bill" if it lacks that provision, which would force the state to cover $2.3 billion in Medicaid expenses now paid by upstate counties. (
  • A coalition of 60 groups authored a letter to Senate leaders criticizing Becerra's track record on abortion, as well as his prosecution of pro-life activists who produced undercover videos about organ harvesting in the abortion industry. (
  • Becerra will appear before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on Tuesday. (
  • They say they couldn't get the support needed in the Senate to keep the measure - which would direct all revenue from the program to sexual assault victims, as opposed to sharing it with a low-income health insurance program - in a fiscal matters bill (Ramshaw, 6/23). (
  • As chair of the Senate finance committee chiefly responsible for drafting the health care bill, he was the major obstacle to incorporating a "public option" into the bill -- a government-run insurance plan which would allow citizens to select a Medicare-style alternative to private insurers. (
  • In the midst of the debate over health care reform, the Washington Post described Baucus as a "leading recipient of Senate campaign contributions from the hospitals, insurers and other medical interest groups hoping to shape the [health care] legislation to their advantage. (
  • State Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich, D-Flint, criticized the Snyder administration for discovering the additional deaths "months after the fact. (
  • He led the opposition of a handful of moderate Democrats to Obama's proposal for a public option health care plan. (
  • This action helped rectify what amounted to ideological censorship that could negatively impact patient care and is of great concern to reproductive health professionals everywhere. (
  • [21] However, by the 1930s, the term socialized medicine was routinely used negatively by conservative opponents of publicly funded health care who wished to imply it represented socialism, and by extension, communism. (
  • 3][4] The release of the book and movie in conjunction with the scientific paper, and the requirement that journalists sign a confidentiality agreement, were also criticized and negatively peer reviewed. (
  • On July 28, McCain cast the dramatic deciding vote to defeat the GOP's "skinny repeal" health-care legislation. (
  • That's forced McConnell to step back twice from anticipated votes and to revise his legislation in hopes of mollifying unhappy moderates and conservatives.McConnell's legislation would uproot much of President Barack Obama's health care law, eliminating its tax penalties on people not buying policies, cutting the Medicaid health care program for the poor and providing less generous health care subsidies for consumers. (
  • McConnell's legislation would uproot much of President Barack Obama's health care law, eliminating its tax penalties on people not buying policies, cutting the Medicaid health care program for the poor and providing less generous health care subsidies for consumers. (
  • He planned to make formal remarks on the health care legislation later Monday. (
  • In a statement, the 2016 GOP presidential contender said Congress should take no action on recrafting the nation's health care system until it can "step back from political gamesmanship and come together with a workable, bipartisan plan. (
  • Please ensure that the rights of conscience of all participants in our nation's health care system are respected. (
  • With a grand total of 170 measles cases reported in 17 states by March 2015, compared to 644 cases reported in 27 states last year, 41 and with 42 percent of the California-related cases documented to be in unvaccinated persons, while 13 percent of cases were vaccinated, 42 there is no justification for gutting vaccine exemptions in state public health laws. (
  • Several have already publicly criticized Becerra's tenure as California attorney general, where he succeeded then-attorney general Kamala Harris. (
  • Should California Stop Having Two Health Insurance Regulators? (
  • The two-headed beast that regulates health insurance in California is under fire. (
  • The California Department of Public Health has released weekly updates on the radioactivity scanning, which started on July 16 and covers the time period until Oct. 26. (
  • According to a statement released by the California Department of Public Health on Friday, the scanning "also included common areas between residences, a large soil stockpile, and most of the slopes of A-1" due to "input and requests from the residents. (
  • The state has assembled a work group of top health professionals to come up with ways to reduce health disparities among racial and ethnic groups, Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown announced Thursday. (
  • But policies in a variety of areas, ranging from education to land use and housing, the environment, and criminal justice, can be relevant to health disparities. (
  • It seems reasonable to assume that the better informed communities are about the implications of federal and state policy and policy changes, the greater their ability will be to respond effectively to address health disparities and help achieve change in the determinants of health. (
  • Communities-and the federal and state agencies that support them in their efforts to address health disparities-have multiple examples to follow in expanding their focus beyond health care and social services and examining opportunities in economic development, land use and housing, education, and criminal justice, areas which have not traditionally been the focus of health improvement efforts. (
  • Public reporting actually began more than 30 years ago-in 1984-when the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), now known as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), began to publicly report the hospital mortality rates of Medicare patients. (
  • Krabbenhoft has since led Sanford Health through a series of mergers and acquisitions, growing the organization into a 44-hospital system with operations in 26 states and nine countries. (
  • Even though Sanford's merger talks with UnityPoint ended without a deal, there's still no question in Baumgarten's mind that health systems are increasingly pursuing tie-ups involving non-contiguous service areas-as evidenced by several recently completed mergers, including last year's formation of Advocate Aurora Health in Wisconsin and Illinois and Bon Secours Mercy Health in Ohio and Maryland. (
  • Stigmatizing campaigns included those publicly criticized for blaming and shaming overweight adults and children. (
  • Not too long ago, I applauded British Columbia's Northern Health authority for the release of their forward-thinking health promotion policy paper on overweight and obesity. (
  • Tom Watkins was Michigan's state superintendent from 2001-05, and deputy and director of the state's mental health system from 1983-90. (
  • Charity is not a health care system," he added. (
  • The Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based health system had been in merger talks with UnityPoint Health, based in Des Moines, Iowa, to form an $11 billion enterprise with 76 hospitals. (
  • Sanford Health is named after credit card mogul T. Denny Sanford, who has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to the health system. (
  • The philanthropic partnership dates back to the mid-2000s, when Krabbenhoft, the president and CEO of what was then called Sioux Valley Hospitals and Health System, outlined his aggressive vision for medical research and care delivery and sought the billionaire's financial backing, according to the Sanford Health Foundation . (
  • Allan Baumgarten , a consultant and long-term observer of healthcare industry trends in the Midwest, says Krabbenhoft clearly has an ambitious agenda for the health system he leads. (
  • More recently, American conservative critics of health care reform have attempted to broaden the term by applying it to any publicly funded system. (
  • Canada's Medicare system and most of the UK's NHS general practitioner and dental services, which are systems where health care is delivered by private business with partial or total government funding, fit the broader definition, as do the health care systems of most of Western Europe. (
  • The term is often used by conservatives in the U.S. to imply that the privately run health care system would become controlled by the government, thereby associating it with socialism , which has negative connotations to some people in American political culture. (
  • Canada has long had a publicly-funded health care system. (
  • The provinces however control their own health care system meaning there are slight differences among the provinces. (
  • It also says 80 per cent feel that "Ontario's health care system will need to undergo broad reform in order to meet the challenges of changing demographics. (
  • Thomas also says the oft promoted idea that privatisation will relieve some of the backlog in the public health care system, is also false. (
  • Everything you always wanted to know about the Health Care system. (
  • Heavy metal toxicity in humans has been associated with many health conditions, including heart disease, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), Alzheimer disease, immune system disorders, gastrointestinal disorders (including irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS), and autism. (
  • Virginia Mason Health System, a Seattle-based institution that's world renowned for its Lean management strategy, announced Thursday it plans to merge with a Washington state division of CommonSpirit Health, one of the largest health systems in the country. (
  • According to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, the healthcare industry has reached a 'tipping point' in the adoption of EHRs, which she says is 'critical to modernizing our healthcare system' and can help providers 'better coordinate care, which can improve patients' health and save money at the same time. (
  • News of the consulting arrangement came to Children's staff less than six weeks after a consultant hired by Jefferson Parish publicly criticized the Children's system as having shaky finances , particularly as it moves forward to open the expansive - and expensive - University Medical Center to replace Interim LSU. (
  • You have a health-care system that is not making any money at all from operations and (is) simply living off their savings," Nemzoff said. (
  • And the world-famous AI company is not sounding hugely confident of being able to build a verifiable audit system for health data - move over Alpha Go ! (
  • Yemen's public health care system has effectively collapsed, contributing to regular outbreaks of cholera and other preventable diseases. (
  • This holiday season you may be surprised to find some gifts from the Affordable Care Act (aka health reform) in your stocking. (
  • DREW GRIFFIN: Anderson, what's going on is behind the scenes attempt by the White House to at least keep insurers from publicly criticizing what is happening on this Affordable Care Act rollout. (
  • The researchers compared negative vs. neutral national public health campaigns, including full-page ads, web pages, logos, or billboards. (
  • They criticize the researchers for not conducting interviews with the prisoners who were the subjects of the year-long study. (
  • However, it lacks scientific oversight, and a peer review severely criticized its ability to detect effects ( 12 ). (
  • They can provide important opportunities or constitute barriers to promoting health equity. (
  • This Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, file photo, shows boxes of the measles, mumps and rubella virus vaccine (MMR) and measles, mumps, rubella and varicella vaccine inside a freezer at a doctor's office in Northridge, Calif. Health Canada has approved dozens of nosodes for sale and states they should not be marketed as vaccines. (
  • Pressure is mounting on the federal government to remove so-called homeopathic "vaccines" from the market and for provincial regulatory colleges to clamp down on licensed health professionals who promote erroneous information about the dangers of vaccines. (
  • Health Canada has approved dozens for sale and states they should not be marketed as vaccines. (
  • The letter was sent after a report in The Globe and Mail this week that many licensed naturopaths and chiropractors across the country promote false information linking vaccines to autism, allergies and other health problems. (
  • In a letter to The Globe, Christine Gillis, director general of the Natural and Non-prescription Health Products Directorate, said the department requires nosodes to carry labels warning that they are not a replacement for vaccines. (
  • The failure to provide accurate public health information, including the efficacy of vaccines and the accessibility of them to people across the country, including South Carolina, is literally killing people, so maybe they should consider that," she said Friday. (
  • Our health authorities realized mercury in vaccines was a mistake in 1999 and made a public statement to warn Americans and encourage manufacturers to change their formulations. (
  • ARHP applauds the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Dean's reversal of POPLINE's decision to remove the search term "abortion" from their database. (
  • Removing abortion as a search term on a publicly funded reproductive health care database is clearly a decision driven by ideology - and not based on the medical or scientific needs of the reproductive health professional community the database exists to serve. (
  • Women with wanted pregnancies and their health care providers who are looking for information on spontaneous abortion, inevitable abortion, incomplete abortions, missed abortions, and related medical information, would have been deprived of this key data. (
  • POPLINE's "stopword" action would have greatly limited the ability of health care providers and women to link to the scientific literature on the topic of abortion, directly impacting patient care. (
  • ARHP applauds the Dean's decision to restore public access to evidence-based information on abortion and abortion-related research, and to restore public confidence that science-not ideology-is used to develop publically-funded education, research, and policy. (
  • The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops offers the following clarifications regarding the Health and Human Services regulations on mandatory coverage of contraceptives, sterilization and abortion-inducing drugs: 1. (
  • Health authorities have been encouraging us for decades to cut back on this once-prized substance, especially for lowering blood pressure and decreasing heart disease risk. (
  • Most health authorities currently recommend limiting salt intake. (
  • The public will only co-operate if they think the health authorities can be trusted. (
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  • One step of a "Seven-Step `Recipe' for Generating Interest in, and Demand for, Flu Vaccination" occurs when "medical experts and public health authorities publicly. (
  • LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Michigan health authorities reported Monday they have identified two more fatal cases of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area last year amid an outbreak some outside experts have linked to the city's water emergency. (
  • The state's largest union for nurses sued the Health Department for policies it said endangered front-line health care workers. (
  • Iran is on the front line of the outbreak -- the health ministry has confirmed 61 cases and 12 deaths. (
  • We have publicly criticized the international response to the ongoing Ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of Congo for failing to bring the outbreak under control. (
  • Based on that track record, I'm not confident the Department of Health and Human Services can handle another outbreak," he said, "never mind this one. (
  • Creation of an exchange is mandated in the federal health care reform bill passed last year. (
  • I say "surprised" because a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll found that the American public still doesn't know what is in the health reform law and what is not. (
  • If you haven't been sick this year or are not included in the following categories of people who are benefiting from health reform, it makes sense that you won't have paid much attention. (
  • Baucus consistently thwarted efforts by health reform advocates to protect consumers and control costs. (
  • Health-related companies and their employees gave Baucus's political committees nearly $1.5 million in 2007 and 2008, when he began holding hearings and making preparations for this year's reform debate. (
  • In the study, 1083 people of normal weight or above were randomly assigned to view either stigmatizing or neutral campaigns and were then asked questions about whether the campaigns motivated them to want to improve their health, and whether they felt they could make the health behavior changes promoted by the campaigns. (
  • When reproducing any material, including interview excerpts, attribution to the Health Behavior News Service, part of the Center for Advancing Health, is required. (
  • Please note: CFAH reserves the right to moderate all comments posted to the Health Behavior News Service. (
  • Smoking is a health behavior decision -- just like not exercising, eating poorly, or not putting on sunscreen. (
  • Brief exposure to health messages might have the potential to contribute to health behavior and to mitigate implicit WB. (
  • For more than six months it has been criticized for failing to publicly count the deaths that occurred in hospitals. (
  • In all locations the private sector has been making inroads and taking over some health services previously carried out in hospitals or elsewhere in the public health sector. (
  • Competitors in the Seattle-Tacoma region include Renton, Wash.-based Providence, which has eight hospitals in the area, including five it picked up in 2012 when it acquired Swedish Health Services. (
  • More than half of America's doctors have now adopted electronic health records (EHRs), and the number of doctors and hospitals using EHRs continues to increase dramatically according to data recently released by HHS. (
  • A breaking point in the legal battle came in June when Markell signed a bill sponsored by state Rep. Quinn Johnson (D-Middletown) that exempts freestanding rehabilitation hospitals from review by the Delaware Health Resources Board. (
  • Now, hospitals must publicly reveal the contents of their master price lists - called "chargemasters" - online. (
  • Among the more widely recognized policies are those that fund or regulate health care delivery services. (
  • The conclusions that Séralini drew from the experiments were widely criticized, as was the design of the experiments. (
  • Breast self-examination received an additional push from the women's health movement, which emerged in the US, Canada and elsewhere in the 1970s. (
  • Rather, he said it's an outcropping of the clinical affiliation the systems have had since 2017 around obstetrics, women's health and radiation oncology. (
  • Ian Culbert, executive director of the Canadian Public Health Association, questions why the licensing bodies that regulate health professionals who promote nosodes and anti-vaccine views aren't doing more to crack down. (
  • The United States Veterans Health Administration and the medical departments of the U.S. Army , Navy , and Air Force , would also fall under this narrow definition. (
  • Yet some of the nationalist hawks in his administration, who are engaged in a long-running struggle over China policy with the president's more internationalist, dovish advisers, have been outspoken about how the public-health emergency could factor into Trump's "America first" agenda. (
  • For public health expert Jeremy Konyndyk , the conversations clearly demonstrate that the president has been scapegoating WHO for failures of his administration. (
  • There were a lot of people within the administration who recognized the true nature of this risk, who were advising the president on it, but did not mirror that publicly," he said. (
  • Patient consent in that instance is assumed (meaning patients are not asked to consent), based on an interpretation of NHS healthcare data-sharing guidelines for so-called "direct patient care" that has been questioned by data protection experts and criticized by health data privacy advocacy group MedConfidential . (
  • For medical questions or concerns, please consult a health care provider. (
  • Deanna Fei said on CNN's Erin Burnett OutFront Monday that it was an "injustice" for Armstrong to single out the cost of health care for any individual undergoing a medical crisis. (
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  • The Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP) is the leading source for trusted medical education and information on reproductive and sexual health. (
  • That is why the FDA, the USDA, the American Medical Association, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American Public Health Association, the CDC and many others have all publicly criticized the overuse of antibiotics in livestock. (
  • medical and hospital care for all by means of government regulation of health care and subsidies derived from taxation . (
  • Please note that taking any antihypertensive medication also gets you in this category (see Medical Industrial Complex ) and that alone provides a stream of revenue to pharmaceutical companies (which in many cases is a factor which is more important then your health). (
  • Dr. Lawrence Loh, Peel Region's medical officer of health, said on Saturday that the public health unit identified 11 workplaces in total on Friday for 'priority review' to stop the spread of the virus. (
  • long to cement its lack of judgment over medical stories by publishing, for example, a misguided defense of chelation therapy , a rather poor article by Megan McArdle on the relationship between health insurance status and mortality, and an article in which John Ioannidis' work was represented as meaning we can't believe anything in science-based medicine. (
  • 6. If you did accrue substantial medical bills this year, the law restricts annual limits on health insurance coverage. (
  • The MLR requires that health plans pay out at least 80 percent of your premium for actual medical care (85 percent if it's a large plan). (
  • Linda Bergthold, PhD, is an independent health policy consultant and researcher and Senior Advisor at the Center for Medical Technology Policy. (
  • In fact, many medical organizations, including the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Heart Association (AHA), and the American College of Cardiology (ACC), have publicly criticized and denounced the practice of EDTA chelation therapy for heart disease. (
  • Yanzhong Huang, a global-health expert at the Council on Foreign Relations, noted that China is the largest exporter of medical devices to the United States, and that about 80 percent of the active pharmaceutical ingredients in American drugs come from China and India. (
  • In this way, U.S. doctors, vaccine patent holders (such as Paul Offit), legislators and health regulators are marching America right down the path of medical crimes against humanity -- the very same thing we once witnessed carried out by scientists operating under the Nazi regime in Germany. (
  • Many industry groups, such as the Texas Medical Association (TMA), the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and the HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association (HIMSS EHR Association), seem to agree and have publicly expressed support for the EHR incentive payments. (
  • Dr. Richard Besser, the medical and health editor of ABC News, apologized for the earlier criticisms of Dr. Oz and pointedly complained about the FDA's selective use of data. (
  • During this time she also volunteered her medical expertise for the Allied health service. (
  • McCaslin also has been endorsed by state Rep. Matt Shea, R-Spokane Valley, who was publicly criticized by McCaslin's father. (
  • Outcomes of cardiac surgery are publicly reported for all institutions and surgeons nationally, and in the state of Pennsylvania. (
  • News outlets report on developments in state health policies. (
  • New York lawmakers are poised to approve establishing the New York Health Benefit Exchange, meant to ensure affordable insurance coverage for residents and small businesses, comply with federal law and make the state eligible for federal funding (6/23). (
  • Despite the discovery of a radioactive deck marker, a scan of a portion of the Hunters Point Shipyard known as Parcel A-1 that is home to a residential development has found no risk to the health or safety of residents and workers, a preliminary report released this month by the state health department concluded. (
  • The naval deck marker, buried some 10 inches beneath the soil, was the "one exception" to the otherwise clean report, the state health department concluded. (
  • Communities operate in the context of federal and state policies that can affect local government decisions relevant to health through laws and regulations, through the allocation of resources, and by shaping political will on issues and approaches. (
  • With nearly $2.5 billion in annual revenue, it's one of the largest health systems in Washington state. (
  • Initially, the Delaware Health Resources Board, which is responsible for certifying new health care facilities in the state, rejected the proposal, claiming similar physical rehabilitation services were already available in the area. (
  • When he delivered the Democratic response to President George W. Bush's State of the Union address in 2007, Webb said that "the health of our society" should be measured "not with the numbers that come out of Wall Street, but with the living conditions that exist on Main Street. (
  • In an updated analysis, the state Department of Health and Human Services raised the total number of cases by three to 91, a five-fold increase over what the county averaged before the city switched to using the Flint River as its water source in 2014 while under state financial management. (
  • At the end Monday, China's National Health Commission's had confirmed 77,658 cases in the mainland, and 2,663 deaths. (
  • Public health campaigns that stigmatize obese people by using shaming and/or blaming messages are no more effective than neutral messages at motivating people to lose weight. (
  • Public health campaigns that stigmatize obese people by using negative images or text do not motivate them to lose weight any more than more neutral campaigns, finds a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine . (
  • Research shows that when people are made to feel stigmatized or ashamed of excess weight this leads to a range of different health consequences that can ultimately reinforce obesity,' Puhl added. (
  • Medicines are meant to save lives, but what is the use of such medicines if they are unaffordable and inaccessible to millions of people even during a global health crisis. (
  • The tobacco prevention coordinator at the Richland County Health Department in North Dakota was quoted as saying that it doesn't reflect well on the community for people to see people smoking in that community. (
  • These and other nutrition-related questions will be addressed on Wednesday when a panel of 20 nutrition scientists, meeting publicly by videoconference, discusses suggested changes to the federal government's Dietary Guidelines for Americans, recommendations that directly impact the eating habits of millions of people through food stamp policies, school lunch menus and the product formulations embraced by food manufacturers. (
  • making reference to obesity itself may not be necessary to instill motivation amongst most people who may feel more motivated to comply with message content that emphasizes health behaviors rather than body weight. (
  • Tanned skin is damaged skin, and we need to shatter the myth that tanned skin is a sign of health," said acting Surgeon General Dr. Boris D. Lushniak, "When people tan or get sunburned, they increase their risk of getting skin cancer later in life. (
  • If health insurance premiums soar, if people don't get help with paying higher costs, or if they lose Medicaid coverage, hundreds of thousands of Coloradans will lose health coverage because they can't afford it. (
  • In other words, if health insurance premiums increase to the point that they are unaffordable, fewer people will be insured, and overall health costs will continue to increase without a means to pay for them. (
  • Below are key excerpts of little-known, yet highly revealing news articles on health from the major media. (
  • If you follow the news about health research, you risk whiplash. (
  • Based on risk assessment, it will be determined if full or partial closure is warranted,' Peel Public Health said in a news release on Friday. (
  • Nevertheless, potential partners in those sectors are already working to improve outcomes, save money, and achieve other objectives that influence health. (
  • Regular readers may recall previous posts asking whether well-meant public health messages in response to the obesity epidemic could in fact promote weight bias, thereby causing more harm than good (at least amongst the intended audience). (
  • Physicians who have concerns about conditions and practices related to care of COVID-19 patients should have the right to speak up within their workplaces and more broadly without fear of retaliation to achieve needed change for the health and safety of physicians and patients," said Robert McLean, M.D., ACP's president. (
  • All four have criticized Wall Street's unethical practices and undue political influence. (
  • The guidelines, updated every five years by the Department of Agriculture and Department of Health and Human Services, have long prompted jousting among nutrition advocates and food industry interests, like pork producers and soda companies, seeking to influence the final document. (
  • Residents of the hilltop shipyard site as well as advocates pressing for increased transparency in the shipyard's ongoing radioactive cleanup have criticized the work plan guiding Parcel A's scan as insufficient. (
  • The results were met with continued skepticism by environmental and health advocates pushing for an investigation into the shipyard's toxic cleanup, which spans more than a decade and is riddled with allegations of fraud. (
  • Puhl R, Luedicke J, Peterson JL: Public Reactions to obesity-related health campaigns: A randomized controlled trial. (
  • Puhl and colleagues collected online data from a nationally representative sample of 1014 adults, who were shown a random selection of 10 (from a total of 30) messages from major obesity public health campaigns from the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia, and were asked to rate each campaign message according to positive and negative descriptors, including whether it was stigmatizing or motivating. (
  • In contrast, messages that have been publicly criticized for their stigmatizing content (such as 'Childhood obesity is child abuse. (
  • OBJECTIVE:This study examined public perceptions of obesity-related public health media campaigns with specific emphasis on the extent to which campaign messages are perceived to be motivating or stigmatizing.METHOD:In summer 2011, data were collected online from a nationally representative sample of 1014 adults. (
  • Participants viewed a random selection of 10 (from a total of 30) messages from major obesity public health campaigns from the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia, and rated each campaign message according to positive and negative descriptors, including whether it was stigmatizing or motivating. (
  • Obesity is a public health problem in the world. (
  • Whole Health Source: Hyperinsulinemia: Cause or Effect of Obesity? (
  • Even without a natural disaster descending upon us in America, the ability of our doctors to treat health epidemics is being seriously undermined, setting us up for another kind of disaster -- a health catastrophe. (
  • 23 What is happening right now in America is not about the measles or public health. (
  • Health industry lobby groups hired more than 350 former government staff members and retired members of Congress to lobby for them. (
  • As more measles cases continue to pop up across the country, leading health experts say nosodes risk undermining vaccination campaigns and they are demanding action from the federal government. (
  • The comments prompted doctors, health experts and manufacturers of bleach to warn the public not to drink or inject disinfectant. (
  • ARHP is a non-profit membership association composed of highly qualified and committed experts in reproductive health. (
  • The acting health minister is an army general who has abandoned the call for social distancing, which experts says is essential but the president opposes. (
  • Yet experts from academia, industry and public health say IARC confuses the public and policymakers. (
  • But public health experts said the president's attempts to reassure the public have had the opposite effect. (
  • Two leading experts on prison conditions, psychiatrists Terry Kupers and Stuart Grassian , are publicly assailing the study as fatally flawed. (
  • Instead of pressuring countries like India for making use of public health safeguards consistent with international trade and intellectual property rules, the US government should take this opportunity to increase global collaboration, mitigate this public health crisis looming over humanity, and favor mandatory open sharing of COVID-19 technologies. (
  • Antibiotics and Food Production: Are we Feeding a Health Crisis and Squandering the Cure? (
  • The methodology of the study is so deeply flawed that I would consider the conclusions almost entirely erroneous," said Kupers, author of Prison Madness: The Mental Health Crisis Behind Bars . (
  • The Ugandan Human Rights Commission, Uganda Law Society, and the Foundation for Human Rights Initiative have all publicly criticized the Anti-Homosexuality bill as unconstitutional.Because the bill criminalizes the undefined "promotion" of homosexuality, there are far-reaching implications beyond the increase in punishments for same-sex sexual conduct. (
  • Although the Department of Health and Human Services has declared AIDS its ''number one priority,'' Mr. Reagan himself has been criticized by groups calling for more Government action on the disease. (
  • The original meaning was confined to systems in which the government operates health care facilities and employs health care professionals. (
  • When used in that way, the narrow definition permits a clear distinction from single payer health insurance systems, in which the government finances health care but is not involved in care delivery. (
  • Jonathan Oberlander , a professor of health policy at the University of North Carolina , maintains that the term is merely a political pejorative that has been defined to mean different levels of government involvement in health care, depending on what the speaker was arguing against at the time. (
  • However, government, industry and related agencies, relying in part on the joint Regional Aquatic Monitoring Program (RAMP), report that effects are minimal, that natural sources cause elevated contaminant concentrations in the Athabasca and its tributaries ( 7 ), and that human health and the environment are not at risk from oil sands development ( 8 - 10 ), see Controversy Background Information in SI Text . (
  • Baucus' opposition to government regulation made him the darling of the health insurance and pharmaceutical industries, which rewarded him with huge political donations. (
  • And under review by the National Data Guardian, the government-appointee tasked with ensuring citizens' health data is safeguarded and used properly. (
  • In Missouri, meanwhile, GOP Gov. Mike Parson tweeted: "I have directed our health department to let the federal government know that sending government employees or agents door-to-door to compel vaccination would NOT be an effective OR a welcome strategy in Missouri! (
  • RAMP data are not publicly available, and the methods used to analyze, interpret, and report the data are not entirely transparent. (
  • One U.S.-based investigator who was not authorized to speak publicly said AstraZeneca was not wrong to publish an analysis it had described as interim and expressed concern over the public controversy. (
  • He also expressed concern that the Premier of Ontario, Kathleen Wynne has hired a banker as her advisor for such things as health care, someone he says has no understanding of health care issues, and who has publicly criticized health care workers as being too highly paid, and with pensions that are too costly. (
  • Unlike past World Bank presidents, who hailed from politics and finance, Mr. Kim's background - as a public health crusader and a vocal critic of the bank for imposing heavy-handed solutions on poor countries - made him acutely aware of the institution's frailties. (
  • Lovato, who has battled her own eating disorders in the past, publicly criticized Gaga, accusing her of pushing impressionable young fans towards bulimia. (
  • Stigmatizing health campaigns in other issues, such as tuberculosis or smoking, have been shown to impede treatment efforts. (
  • Thus, public health campaigns that communicate stigmatizing, shameful messages could inadvertently make the problem worse and harm those most in need of help. (
  • UnityPoint Health rejected a potential merger with Sanford Health this week, forcing the CEOs to readjust after touting the expected benefits of a deal they ultimately didn't consummate. (
  • This uncomfortable position, being rejected after an extensive M&A due diligence process, is precisely where Sanford Health President and CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft finds himself this week. (
  • As physicians and other frontline health care workers across the U.S. continue to face dire shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE), the AMA fully supports them in using their own face masks and respirators when these critical resources are unavailable and not provided by their employer," said Harris. (
  • I'm concerned to read a report in the Daily Mail about the ingredients in many items of modern make-up, and the health risks they pose. (
  • CDPH's] claim that no health risks were found is a lie, and continues their cover up," said Bradley Angel, executive director of Greenaction for Health and Environmental Justice, who pointed out that the scanning "never checked under homes or more than a foot down or for all the types of radiation that might be present. (
  • On Saturday, Armstrong apologized for singling out specific employees' health care costs and said the company would not change the 401(k) plan. (
  • For example, USTR recently criticized the Netherlands for its plan to adopt more public health-friendly compulsory license rules. (
  • 2. If you haven't turned 26 yet - you may have been able to stay on your parents' health plan this year, even if you are working or don't live at home. (
  • ARHP educates health care providers, informs consumers, and helps shape public policy. (
  • In this chapter, specific policies in six areas are discussed for their high relevance to community-based solutions that advance health equity: taxation and income inequality, housing and urban planning, education, civil rights, health, and criminal justice policy. (
  • Jason Bergstrand, tobacco prevention coordinator at the Richland County Health Department, presented a slideshow on campus Wednesday on the benefits of having a smoke-free or tobacco-free campus. (
  • A study shows that nonsexual physical contact could boost health in young married couples. (
  • The issue here seems clearly to be more than merely the health consequences of smoking. (
  • Its impact and potential consequences on health and quality of life of individuals and their families, health systems and the global economy, has become a priority issue for governments and administrative systems. (
  • Additionally, the report criticizes countries' use of compulsory licensing, a legal tool that allows lower-cost versions of desperately-needed medicines to be supplied while a medicine is still under patent. (
  • FIGURE 6-1 Report conceptual model for community solutions to promote health equity. (