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Bill introduced in effort to enhance addiction treatment - Portsmouth Daily Times - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 04:11

Portsmouth Daily Times

Bill introduced in effort to enhance addiction treatment
Portsmouth Daily Times
The bill has been endorsed by the American Medical Association, American Society of Addiction Medicine, Federation of State Medical Boards, Northern New England Society of Addiction Medicine, A New PATH (Parents for Addiction Treatment & Healing ...

Founder of SPLC identified 'anti-LGBT hate group' protested at St Pius V Church in Providence - Uprise RI (blog) - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 02:39

Uprise RI (blog)

Founder of SPLC identified 'anti-LGBT hate group' protested at St Pius V Church in Providence
Uprise RI (blog)
In addition to the AAP, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Association, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Medical Association all support and affirm the gender identity and expression ...

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Founder of SPLC identified 'anti-LGBT hate group' protested at St Pius V Church in Providence - Uprise RI (blog) - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 02:39

Uprise RI (blog)

Founder of SPLC identified 'anti-LGBT hate group' protested at St Pius V Church in Providence
Uprise RI (blog)
In addition to the AAP, the American Psychological Association, the American Psychiatric Association, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the American Medical Association all support and affirm the gender identity and expression ...

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New Hampshire Senate Votes to Protect LGBTQ Youth from Abusive Practice of “Conversion Therapy” - Human Rights Campaign (blog) - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 23:17

Human Rights Campaign (blog)

New Hampshire Senate Votes to Protect LGBTQ Youth from Abusive Practice of “Conversion Therapy” - Human Rights Campaign (blog) - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 23:17

Human Rights Campaign (blog)

New Hampshire Senate Votes to Protect LGBTQ Youth from Abusive Practice of “Conversion Therapy”
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
To the contrary, research has clearly shown that these practices pose devastating health risks for LGBTQ young people such as depression, decreased self-esteem, substance abuse, homelessness, and even suicidal behavior. The harmful practice is ...
These States Are Working To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy, Because Yes, That's Still A ThingElite Daily
CA State Assembly Votes to Strengthen Protections for LGBTQ People Against So-Called “Conversion Therapy”YubaNet

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UCLA study reports nearly 1 in 3 California kids have a sugary drink daily - University of California - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 22:26

University of California

UCLA study reports nearly 1 in 3 California kids have a sugary drink daily
University of California
Between 2003 and 2009, the proportion of children consuming at least one sugary drink per day decreased from 49 percent to 26 percent. However, since 2009, the percentage has risen to 31 percent. Research confirms that one sugary drink a day can ...
Study reports nearly 1 in 3 California kids have a sugary drink dailyMedical Xpress

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Opioid prescribing declines steeply in Maine, data show - Bangor Daily News - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 22:10

Bangor Daily News

Opioid prescribing declines steeply in Maine, data show
Bangor Daily News
According to data released on Thursday by the American Medical Association, the number of prescriptions filled nationally for addictive painkillers such as OxyContin and Vicodin has fallen by more than 22 percent since 2013, and by almost 9 percent ...

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Opioid prescribing declines steeply in Maine, data show - Bangor Daily News - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 22:10

Bangor Daily News

Opioid prescribing declines steeply in Maine, data show
Bangor Daily News
According to data released on Thursday by the American Medical Association, the number of prescriptions filled nationally for addictive painkillers such as OxyContin and Vicodin has fallen by more than 22 percent since 2013, and by almost 9 percent ...

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Associations warn MIPS could pose harm to patients, doctors - ModernHealthcare.com - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 22:10

ModernHealthcare.com

Associations warn MIPS could pose harm to patients, doctors
ModernHealthcare.com
"Given the website is the primary means for educating physicians on the program, this severe delay would undermine physicians' ability to meet the 2018 requirements to successfully avoid a penalty," said the letter co-signed by MGMA, American Medical ...

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Associations warn MIPS could pose harm to patients, doctors - ModernHealthcare.com - Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 22:10

ModernHealthcare.com

Associations warn MIPS could pose harm to patients, doctors
ModernHealthcare.com
"Given the website is the primary means for educating physicians on the program, this severe delay would undermine physicians' ability to meet the 2018 requirements to successfully avoid a penalty," said the letter co-signed by MGMA, American Medical ...

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