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This is the sixth in a series of articles reported in Northwest Georgia, an area rich in stories about unmet health needs and about people and programs making a difference. That’s why BIDMC has focused on 5 pillars to guide IT projects in 2016 and 2017 – social networking communication tools, mobile enablement, care management analytics and cloud services. This service may include material from Agence France-Presse (AFP), APTN, Reuters, AAP, CNN and the BBC World Service which is copyright and cannot be reproduced.

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McDonald’s says it removed artificial flavor from its vanilla soft-serve dessert. In a revelation of the religious-like character of the modern-day tobacco control movement, the journal Tobacco Control has suggested that there can be no legitimate discussion about articles it publishes without its permission; that is, on the Rapid Response forum at the journal’s own web site.

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has estimated that 14 million of people would lose coverage in 2018, 21 million in 2020, and 24 million in 2026 if the House Republican plan is allowed to significantly amend the Affordable Health Care Act (Obamacare).health news

A committee studying opioid abuse in Georgia plans a final meeting this week ahead of the 2017 legislative session. The intent of the review is clearly to roll back, and possibly even eliminate national monuments, much to the dismay of those whose history they protect.health newshealth news

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Lee Williams Comments On His Health, Thanks Fans For Prayers

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After reading the paragraph, Meadows told reporters he would go through the CBO analysis more thoroughly and run the numbers, adding he would work to make sure the high-risk pools are properly funded. Local health officials met Wednesday to discuss their efforts to keep the community healthy. Sky News reported that some city taxi drivers were offering free rides to help clear traffic out of the city center. I can tell you that I have talked to a number of health plans that are telling me that when the big rate increases became effective on January 1, 2017, their off-exchange net enrollment shrunk between 15{81e094de5f9698b6650739df65a0281ee1c031cdcd8e6b18ca7d9b911a0631ef} and 35{81e094de5f9698b6650739df65a0281ee1c031cdcd8e6b18ca7d9b911a0631ef}.health news

Parents across the country who have special needs children or low incomes are fearing the future of health care, USA Today reports. Robert Laszewski is president of Health Policy and Strategy Associates, LLC (HPSA), a policy and marketplace consulting firm specializing in assisting …

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Mental Health 101: Strategies That Promote Mental Well-Being

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One factor that people oftentimes overlook when it’s time for them to improve their quality of life is mental health. Unfortunately, many people regularly experience symptoms of poor mental health such as low self-esteem, mood instability, frenetic thinking, and poor memory. Luckily, there are many health strategies you can implement to cultivate and maintain mental health so that you can lead the extraordinary life that you deserve to have. Here are three of them:

  1. Get Outside.

Going outside is known to promote mental health for many reasons. One is that positive changes in the body can result in great mental outcomes like mood stability and a more positive outlook. Because going outside regularly promotes positive physical outcomes like weight management and lowered blood pressure, this modality is a great way to take your mental health to an all-time high.

 

  1. Meditate.

In addition to getting outside regularly, make sure that …

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There are some people who want to be notified of the presence of carbon monoxide at levels or concentrations as soon as the gas is present, at concentrations well below those that can instigate poor health symptoms but not be high enough levels to sound the CO alarm they own. My sense is that what Trump was talking about was the fact that the whole process, that includes implementing the replacement, could take well past 2017. It is crucial that we work together to lower the amount of human-created particulate matter and pollution to protect the cardiovascular health of our population.

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Is It Serious? Knowing When to See a Doctor

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There are hundreds of diseases in the world that range from barely noticeable to extremely dangerous. As you go about your day, you might feel certain symptoms that make you wonder about ailments that may be developing. Because people are largely self-preservationists, you want to know what’s going on within your body. Explore the strategies that you can employ to verify if a doctor’s help is warranted. Striving for a healthy body is everyone’s goal.

 

Perform Careful Research

The Internet gives you access to nearly any document on current, medical studies. Search for a particular disease or set of symptoms. Be sure to read only reputable websites for the information. There’s a lot of information that’s untrue on other sites.

During your research, remind yourself that the most common reason for your ailment is typically a simple one. Most people won’t have a rare disease found only in another country, …

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I’m focusing on 10 big employers in the area – from Amazon to Yum Brands, parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Georgia’s governor has called for a special election to fill the congressional seat formerly held by President Donald Trump’s new health secretary. An exhaustive and comprehensive health strategy is in place to ensure safe pregnancies and check incidents of miscarriage, Health Minister JP Nadda said today.health news

We also know the off-exchange results were bad enough to produce the big 2017 rate increases. Some of the uncertainty over Georgia’s health insurance exchange lifted this week with the state’s biggest insurer filing proposed rates for the 2018 marketplace. We encourage you to join California, Oregon, and Alaska, which all banned Atlantic salmon net pens to protect their salmon and the health of their waters.

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The Rest of the Story: Tobacco News Analysis and Commentary.Providing the whole story behind tobacco news. Dr. Siegel is a Professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, Boston University School of Public Health. I started publishing Gannett Blog in September 2007 as a virtual water cooler where employees could share information at a time of tremendous change across the news industry.

He teaches social and behavioral sciences, mass communication and public health, and public health advocacy in the Masters of Public Health program. AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) – Recent findings from a professor at Texas Tech University Health and Science Center show Anti-psychotic drugs may help prevent breast cancer from spreading to the brain.health news

If there were sufficient evidence to know that secondhand vaping is a significant public health hazard, this would be a no-brainer. Community Oriented Correctional Health Services was hired back in August when the county switched health …

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Nigeria Health Watch uses informed advocacy and communication to influence health policy and seek better health and access to healthcare in Nigeria. In an interesting twist from the usual reasoning in public health, anti-vaping advocates are promoting the enactment of policies that ban vaping in public places not because secondhand vaping has been shown to have serious health hazards, but because it hasn’t been proven to be benign.health newshealth news

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has estimated that 14 million of people would lose coverage in 2018, 21 million in 2020, and 24 million in 2026 if the House Republican plan is allowed to significantly amend the Affordable Health Care Act (Obamacare).

Republicans trying to dismantle former President Barack Obama’s health care law have run into the same problem that bedeviled him: Quality health insurance doesn’t come cheap, especially if it protects people in poor health, older adults not yet eligible for …

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Ticks are out and about in New Hampshire, and health officials are reminding residents that they can cause more than Lyme disease. I’m picking daily fresh asparagus and just harvested 20 pounds of Shiitake mushrooms. That’s fundamentally dishonest and unethical, and I don’t believe a campaign like this has any place in public health. Through its various platforms, Nigeria Health Watch provides informed commentary and in-depth analysis of health issues in Nigeria, always in good conscience.health news

I countered this by explaining that in tobacco control, we respect individual rights and autonomy, including that of business owners, and that we would not call for a ban on smoking in these establishments in the absence of significant evidence that secondhand smoke exposure represents a substantial public health hazard.

Understandably, a number of public health organizations came out strongly in favor of banning menthol cigarettes. In the first letter, the New York state …