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The importance of fat in your diet - Morganton News Herald - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 20:13

Morganton News Herald

The importance of fat in your diet
Morganton News Herald
A study published in the (SET ITAL) Journal of the American Medical Association (END ITAL) showed that among the 48,835 women who participated in the trial, there were no significant differences in the rates of colorectal cancer, heart disease or ...

Hearing loss can be very isolating, hurting relationships with family and friends - Washington Post - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 19:03

Washington Post

Hearing loss can be very isolating, hurting relationships with family and friends
Washington Post
Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with any advertisers on this site. We've known for a while that hearing loss can increase the risk of depression and issues related to concentration and memory, and possibly even dementia. Now, mounting ...

Report details harm to Cuba diplomats - Indiana Gazette - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 16:42

Report details harm to Cuba diplomats
Indiana Gazette
All together, the symptoms are similar to the brain dysfunction seen with concussions, concluded a team of specialists from the University of Pennsylvania who tested 21 of the 24 embassy personnel thought to be affected. Whatever the cause, the Havana ...

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Top medical journal releases report on 'sonic attack' : Medical sociologist says findings are false - WGN Radio - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 16:08

WGN Radio

Top medical journal releases report on 'sonic attack' : Medical sociologist says findings are false
WGN Radio
This week, the Journal of the American Medical Association released an article discussing preliminary findings of the patients involved in the 'sonic attack' at the US Embassy in Cuba. Medical sociologist Robert Bartholomew tells Matt Bubala why this ...

In Utah, the fight against porn is increasingly being framed as a public health crisis - Washington Post - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 14:26

Washington Post

In Utah, the fight against porn is increasingly being framed as a public health crisis
Washington Post
He pointed out the American Psychiatric Association's diagnosis guide, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, does not include pornography addiction. And yet Utah, he noted, has numerous porn addiction treatment programs. In an ...

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Evidence suggests popular supplements not needed for bone health - Chicago Daily Herald - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 13:41

Evidence suggests popular supplements not needed for bone health
Chicago Daily Herald
The research, recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, reviewed 33 studies --with a total of 51,145 participants -- assessing the risk of fractures in people taking either calcium alone, vitamin D alone or calcium with ...

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Grassroots Efforts - Commonwealth Journal's History - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 12:48

Commonwealth Journal's History

Grassroots Efforts
Commonwealth Journal's History
His justification was to paraphrase language from the American Medical Association which said the plant can impair coordination, skew sensory and time perception, shorten attention spans and create euphoria — in other words, can get people high. “In ...

Still Talking After All These Years - New York Times - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 11:00

Still Talking After All These Years
New York Times
It was a refutation of the so-called Goldwater Rule, adopted by the American Psychiatric Association in 1973, which said that giving a public figure a mental diagnosis without seeing him or her was unethical. The A.P.A., a much larger group of ...

Call Him Crazy: The Consequences of Rhetoric On Trump's Mental Health - College Reaction (press release) - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 07:08

College Reaction (press release)

Call Him Crazy: The Consequences of Rhetoric On Trump's Mental Health
College Reaction (press release)
This type of speculation is supposedly forbidden by American Psychiatric Association's “Goldwater Rule,” which declared in 1973 that it is immoral for psychiatrists to give professional diagnostic opinions about public figures whom they have not ...
Negi: Words matter when it comes to mental illnessCarroll County Times

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Week ahead: ONC and CMS seek to understand clinician tech burden - ModernHealthcare.com - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 05:12

ModernHealthcare.com

Week ahead: ONC and CMS seek to understand clinician tech burden
ModernHealthcare.com
... CMS officials hope to learn about providers' priorities for decreasing the burden. "We hope to achieve some level of understanding by crowdsourcing in our program what are the key problems and what are the key solutions," Fleming said ...

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