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Acupuncture popular service at fertility clinics but doesn't help, study shows - Newsday - Monday, May 28, 2018 - 03:24

Newsday

Acupuncture popular service at fertility clinics but doesn't help, study shows
Newsday
This week in the American Medical Association's journal, JAMA, researchers report the results of a study that drilled down on that question using a respected research method: A randomized clinical trial. It involved looking at women who received either ...

Domestic (Intimate Partner) Violence Fast Facts - KPAX.com | Continuous News | Missoula & Western Montana - KPAX-TV - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 16:36

Domestic (Intimate Partner) Violence Fast Facts - KPAX.com | Continuous News | Missoula & Western Montana
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Timeline:June 19, 1990 - S. 2754, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is introduced in Congress by Senator Joseph Biden, but it is not enacted. June 1991 - The American Medical Association publishes recommendations that physicians routinely inquire ...

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Domestic (Intimate Partner) Violence Fast Facts - erienewsnow.com - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 16:36

Domestic (Intimate Partner) Violence Fast Facts
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Timeline:June 19, 1990 - S. 2754, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is introduced in Congress by Senator Joseph Biden, but it is not enacted. June 1991 - The American Medical Association publishes recommendations that physicians routinely inquire ...

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AP Top Science News at 12:31 pm EDT - WPXI Pittsburgh - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 16:34

AP Top Science News at 12:31 pm EDT
WPXI Pittsburgh
After analyzing the results, they found that those prescribed antidepressants during the first year of the study were 21 percent more likely to have gained weight. These subjects gained at least 5 percent of their starting body weight over a 10-year ...

AP Top Health News at 11:14 am EDT - WPXI Pittsburgh - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 15:26

AP Top Health News at 11:14 am EDT
WPXI Pittsburgh
After analyzing the results, they found that those prescribed antidepressants during the first year of the study were 21 percent more likely to have gained weight. These subjects gained at least 5 percent of their starting body weight over a 10-year ...

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AMA Pushes 'Unprecedented' Gun Control Agenda As Congress Dithers - Forbes - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 14:00

Forbes

AMA Pushes 'Unprecedented' Gun Control Agenda As Congress Dithers
Forbes
Physician members of the American Medical Association are pushing the nation's largest doctor group to back an “unprecedented” number of measures designed to curb gun violence and coax Congress into action. Early next month, the AMA's policy-making ...

Hawaii Enacts Legislation Protecting LGBTQ Youth from Abusive Conversion Therapy - Windy City Times - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 13:27

Windy City Times

Hawaii Enacts Legislation Protecting LGBTQ Youth from Abusive Conversion Therapy
Windy City Times
WASHINGTON — Today, the Human Rights Campaign ( HRC ), the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer ( LGBTQ ) civil rights organization, claimed victory as Hawaii Governor David Ige signed into law SB 270 — legislation ...

Parenting Advice From Uncle Sam - NPR - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 12:11

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Parenting Advice From Uncle Sam
NPR
However, the Sheppard-Towner Act had many influential critics, including non-pediatricians in the American Medical Association who condemned it as a socialistic scheme. The law was repealed in 1929, and Julia Lathrops' dream of accessible health care ...

Anxiety is on the rise in the United States - Your News Now - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 11:50

Anxiety is on the rise in the United States
Your News Now
Anxiety is on the rise in the United States, and left unchecked it can cause other health issues. According to the American Psychiatric Association poll, the overall national anxiety is increasing. Whether it be about finances, the state of the country ...

Mind, body, spirit - Arkansas Online - Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 06:47

Mind, body, spirit
Arkansas Online
While the numbers of those dying after enduring "wealth shock" told their own story, the news account said the Northwestern study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association after analyzing two decades of data from the Health and ...

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