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How A Strategic Consultation Can Help Your Healthcare Organization

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Regardless of the type of healthcare center you run, some things remain the same: All businesses face challenges. And if you are in the healthcare industry, you get a few more that are unique to this sphere.

Dec 6, 2016 - 8:58:59 AM

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4 Tips For Enjoying Your Backyard Year-Round

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Here’s cool news: You can create an outdoor area that you, your family and friends can spend time in at just about any time of year.

Dec 5, 2016 - 3:36:11 PM

News : National
CMS Releases 2015 National Health Expenditures

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - In 2015, per-capita health care spending grew by 5.0 percent and overall health spending grew by 5.8 percent

Dec 2, 2016 - 2:09:06 PM

News : National
The 2016 Holiday Season

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - This festive season, or simply the holidays, is a time for gathering and celebrating with family and friends, gift giving, reflection and thanks.

Dec 1, 2016 - 3:55:53 PM

News : National
How A Strategic Consultation Can Help Your Healthcare Organization

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Regardless of the type of healthcare center you run, some things remain the same: All businesses face challenges.

Dec 1, 2016 - 2:35:48 PM

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Protect Your Feet When Playing Without Shoes

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CHICAGO
, Nov. 29, 2016 -- Whether hitting the mat, sand or beam, take preventive measures to protect your feet against common injuries incurred while playing sports that don't require shoes

Nov 29, 2016 - 10:29:26 AM

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Heirloom Turkeys a Link to Earliest Thanksgivings

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Buying a turkey is more than likely already checked off your “to-do” list. If not, better hurry.

Nov 23, 2016 - 2:19:04 PM

News : National
Nurse Working to Stop Doctor Shopping

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - "Doctor shopping" is a term that refers to patients with substance use disorders seeking multiple prescriptions for controlled substances from multiple prescribers — be they doctors or any other health care provider who prescribes medicine.

Nov 22, 2016 - 12:56:37 PM

News : National
Statement From The March of Dimes on Zika Virus

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.
, Nov. 22, 2016 -- The Zika crisis is not over until a safe and effective vaccine is available.

Nov 22, 2016 - 12:25:23 PM

News : National
Humane Certification Awarded to Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare, today announced that the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium achieved certification....

Nov 21, 2016 - 4:37:47 PM

News : National
Busting The Myths On Turkey

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Turkey is a major symbol of an American celebration and our giving for the bounties we are fortunate to enjoy.

Nov 21, 2016 - 3:11:07 PM

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What Your Thanksgiving Host Actually Wants This Year

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - You’re all set to go to Thanksgiving dinner, but you’re not sure what to bring. You don’t want to deal with the logistics of cooking and transporting a side dish.....

Nov 21, 2016 - 2:37:47 PM

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Transforming Through Behavior Change

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — At age 16, Libby injured herself on the soccer field. Three surgeries and innumerable physical therapy sessions later, the injury healed. Libby left behind her crutches and bandages.

Nov 18, 2016 - 9:05:55 AM

News : National
The Lasting Effects of Brain Trauma: The Physical and Financial Costs of CTE

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - There is a condition out there called Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy or (CTE). It is a disease that causes degenerative brain issues. It mostly affects people with repeated brain trauma.

Nov 18, 2016 - 8:52:52 AM

News : National
Thanksgiving Day: Nov. 24, 2016

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - In the fall of 1621, the Pilgrims — early settlers of Plymouth Colony — held a three-day feast to celebrate a bountiful harvest. Many regard this event as the nation’s first Thanksgiving.

Nov 16, 2016 - 2:48:46 PM

News : National
AMA Supports Changing the Fundamentals of Drug Pricing

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - ORLANDO, Fla. - Value-based pricing is a viable cost-saving solution for challenging the current rationale for determining what patients pay for prescription drugs

Nov 15, 2016 - 10:32:58 AM

News : National
Smart Security Outsmarts Package Theft

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - If you’ve ever expected a package that seemed to never arrive, you may be a victim of package theft-and you’re not alone.

Nov 9, 2016 - 4:01:28 PM

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How To De-Stress This Holiday Season

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - While the Holidays are supposed to be a generally joyful time of year, they often induce a whole lot of unwanted stress.

Nov 7, 2016 - 5:00:29 PM

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Friendships Come In All Dimensions—Sometimes In The Most Unlikely Sizes

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - What is so fascinating about unlikely friendships? Is it that opposites attract? Does it point to hidden mutual respect? Unlikely animal friendships have long held a particular fascination....

Nov 7, 2016 - 11:52:35 AM

News : National
American Humane Teams up with the New York Giants to Surprise Army Veteran with a Service Dog

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.
, Nov. 6, 2016 -- American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, sponsored the surprise gift of a trained Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS) service dog, presented to a military veteran during the New York Giants game against the Philadelphia Eagles at MetLife Stadium today.

Nov 6, 2016 - 7:47:07 PM

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Accidents Need Not Be Deal Breakers

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Many used car shoppers avoid cars that have been in an accident but their loss may be your gain. Here are some tips to help you find a bargain:

Nov 4, 2016 - 11:18:11 AM

News : National
AMA Applauds CMS Final Rule on Physicians Payment Fee Schedule

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - CHICAGO -- The American Medical Association (AMA) today applauded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for making substantive changes to the policies in Medicare’s proposed Physician Payment Fee Schedule rule.

Nov 3, 2016 - 1:13:21 PM

News : National
10 New National Historic Landmarks Illustrating America's Diverse History, Culture

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today announced the designation of 10 new national historic landmarks

Nov 2, 2016 - 1:27:29 PM

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The Power of Being Lost in the Wilderness

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Scientists say that the human brain of today has evolved only marginally from the brain of our cave dwelling ancestors of 30,000 years ago.

Nov 2, 2016 - 12:35:06 PM

News : National
Have Trouble Coping When the Clock 'Falls Back?'

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - The clocks “fall back” November 6, 2016 which means that there will be less day light. Many people chalk up feeling blue in winter as simply a fact of cold weather and lack of sunshine.

Oct 31, 2016 - 12:30:59 PM

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Novel Therapy Helps Athletes Overcome Vocal Cord Dysfunction

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - DENVER, CO -- A new study shows that a novel, nonsurgical approach to treating vocal cord dysfunction (VCD) can help 3 out of 4 adolescent athletes...

Oct 31, 2016 - 10:42:12 AM

News : National
Halloween: Oct. 31, 2016

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - WASHINGTON, Oct. 28, 2016 -- Halloween, which dates back to Celtic rituals thousands of years ago, has long been associated with images of witches, ghosts and vampires.

Oct 29, 2016 - 10:22:30 AM

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Heat Pump Or Furnace—What’s The Best Choice For Your Home?

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Most homes that require heat rely on furnaces or heat pumps to circulate warm air throughout the house.

Oct 19, 2016 - 3:06:03 PM

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Medical Identity Theft: Another Reason To Protect Your Wallet

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Cell phone? Check. Credit Card? Check. Health Insurance Card...?

Oct 18, 2016 - 2:41:15 PM

News : World
Protecting Animals, Feeding the World

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Dr. Robin Ganzert, president and CEO of American Humane, the United States’ first national humane organization and the first to serve the interests of farm animals, gave the keynote speech today at the World Dairy Summit in Rotterdam.

Oct 18, 2016 - 10:26:20 AM

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What’s On The Top Of Your Mom’s Holiday List?

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Bring in the holiday cheer with modern and innovative gifts from MIXTStudio.  From home decorations and paper goods to babywear....

Oct 17, 2016 - 2:37:42 PM

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Are My Spinal Discs Degenerating?

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - West Orange, NJ, October 13, 2016 - One the many potential concerns accompanying aging is a cascade of changes in the spine, especially discs....

Oct 13, 2016 - 9:39:30 AM

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Sweat Too Much? You Might Have a Treatable Medical Condition Called 'Hyperhidrosis'

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (Oct. 11, 2016) — Are you embarrassed by how much you sweat? It’s normal to sweat when you get nervous or exert yourself. However....

Oct 11, 2016 - 2:13:57 PM

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Is My Cut or Scrape Infected?

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Albertson, NY, October 11, 2016 - Our skin is literally crawling with bacteria that normally don't harm us. But when certain types of bacteria get under our skin, the result is cellulitis....

Oct 11, 2016 - 10:43:05 AM

News : National
American Humane Named Outstanding Animal Welfare Organization of the Year

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - NEW YORK, October 10, 2016 – American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization that for 140 years has been first to serve the interests of animals, was named the Outstanding Animal Welfare Organization of the Year by the Pet Philanthropy Circle

Oct 10, 2016 - 3:31:04 PM

News : National
Smile Train Celebrates World Smile Day

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - NEW YORK
, Oct. 7, 2016 -- Today, people all over the world will be celebrating World Smile Day® and in honor of this special day, Smile Train, the world's largest cleft organization

Oct 7, 2016 - 9:49:07 AM

News : National
When Getting Arrested Becomes An Opportunity To Heal

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - Getting arrested isn’t something most people think of as a positive experience. For Leslie Caldwell, however, getting pulled over while under the influence of alcohol changed the course of her life.

Oct 7, 2016 - 9:41:06 AM

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10 Surprising Reasons You're Gaining Weight

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - When we see people who are overweight, many commonly assume that the individual is overeating and not exercising.

Oct 5, 2016 - 1:41:01 PM

News : National
Tips for Going Natural & Healthy this Halloween

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - MIAMI, Florida – (October 3, 2016) – According to the National Retail Federation, roughly $7 billion will be spent on the Halloween season. A good portion of that money will go to candy purchases

Oct 3, 2016 - 10:42:32 AM

News : National
What’s in a Face?

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Faces are as unique as fingerprints and can reveal a great deal of information about our health, personalities, age, and feelings.

Sep 29, 2016 - 2:33:42 PM

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