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Daytona woman goes missing from hospital, police say

Parker, described as 5 feet 6 inches and 200 to 215 pounds, was taken to Halifax Health Medical Center but left before she was cleared for release during shift change, according to a police report. Hospital staff reported Parker, who was last seen …

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Nonprofit news: Beaches music lovers raise $110000 for symphony

The St. Augustine Humane Society secured a $5,000 grant in 2014 from the Banfield Charitable Trust for the nonprofit's veterinary assistance program and Cookie Jar Medical Relief Fund. The yearlong Banfield funding supported St. Johns County pet owners …

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EXO's Tao Updates Fans Via Instagram, Continues To Wear EXO Cartier Bracelet

… the U.S. reportedly to get medical treatment for his leg injury as well as to pursue his studies. He has been posting photos, mostly featuring himself, from his current location in Los Angeles. In all the recent photos, he is seen wearing the EXO …

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Probation officer files 'loaded' warrant against Bartley

The Virginia Medical Examiner's Office said Wednesday the autopsy on the child has been completed but final results are pending. It could take the office eight to 14 weeks to rule on a cause and manner of death, officials there said Wednesday. Bartley …

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Doctor impostor arrested by Dallas police

DALLAS — Dallas police have arrested a man after he allegedly posed as a doctor at Children's Medical Center Dallas, then stole an ambulance and crashed into another vehicle. The suspect, identified as Terrance King, 23, was seen entering a patient's …

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Escalating Cyberattacks Threaten US Healthcare Systems

Unless healthcare organizations become as adept at protecting patient data as criminals are at attacking it, we could experience a tsunami of healthcare data breaches and medical identity theft the likes of which we've never seen. This is just the tip …

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Michigan transgender woman challenges state's policy on changing ID

The American Medical Association put out a position statement in 2014 rejecting surgical requirements for changing gender on a birth certificate, saying state laws “must acknowledge that the correct course of treatment for any given individual is a …

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Hodgson knows Jay's playing better

Hodgson has refused to rule him out of Brazil altogether but he will clearly need a superb final 11 games of the season to prevent the Saints talisman fulfilling a fairytale rise to the very top of the game. “I said at the beginning that I've not …

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Chelsea 4 Tottenham Hotspur 0: match report

Eto'o turns 33 on Monday – or maybe 36 if Mourinho is to be believed – but he looked to be still in his prime after answering an SOS moments before kick-off and sealing victory with a goal and an assist for Eden Hazard's penalty. And the Cameroonian …

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Saints to lose Mane for a month after Senegal qualify

Saints are set to lose Sadio Mane for around a month early next year after he helped Senegal qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations. Mane, his nation's talisman, played the full 90 minutes as Senegal battled to a brave 1-0 win in Egypt, secured by Stoke …

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Pharmacy Startup PillPack Could Change The Way America Takes Its Medicine

A tiny New Hampshire startup is revolutionizing the way millions of patients take their daily medicines–and threatening the business model of titans like CVS and Walgreens in the process. Allen Pittinger-Dunham, 51, has been taking HIV medicines since …

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Wojciechowski: Spieth simply spectacular

But his short game definitely doesn't need a medic alert panic button anymore. But, no, you were the storyline that mattered most. Nine birdies … including a semi-impossible 7-iron shot on No. 14 that bounced on the green, caromed softly against the …

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Who cares? Israel does

Another two wounded Syrians were brought in for emergency care last week at the Baruch Padeh Medical Center in Poriya near Tiberias in Northern Israel. One of the injured, a 17-year-old, was treated for shrapnel wounds. Israeli doctors have cared for …

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Khushi Baby: A High-Tech Way to Track Infant Health

This is Khushi Baby, a small medical device designed to streamline the process of vaccinating children in the developing world. “Appreciating the cultural nuances is extremely important when attempting to propose an intervention of this kind but also …

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SNIPPITS AND SNAPPITS: MEDICAL ALERT …

MEDICAL ALERT: SWEETENER STEVIA WAS ONCE HAILED AS AN ANTI-FERTILITY AGENT FOR POPULATION REDUCTION. By TSM ED Noor: As a woman well past her child-bearing years, this does not concern me so …

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Decatur speller breezes through first round

Some of that support will come with Lauryn onstage today, as she will wear a bracelet that was a gift from a friend and carry in her pocket two John F. Kennedy half dollars. The coins bearing the face of Lauryn's favorite president were a gift from her …

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Diet Detective Interview with Nutrition and Fitness Expert Samantha Heller

She is a senior clinical nutritionist at NYU Langone Medical Center's Center for Musculoskeletal Care and Sports Performance Center, where she works with patients and athletes to optimize health and performance. I was able to do an email interview with …

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Feds bust Alabama doctors, as state leads nation in pain pill use

"We trust our medical practitioners to heal our bodies, not poison our communities," said DEA Assistant Special Agent in Charge Clay Morris. "We will not tolerate or accept this illegal behavior, and we will bring justice to those that condone this …

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Floodwaters raise casket from Houston cemetery

Church members identified the casket as one that was from a 2007 burial. Houston Police officers stood guard around the casket on the trail until staff from the medical examiner's office could arrive. Protocol requires positive identification before …

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Police ID 15-year-old girl killed in Tuesday shooting

Shots were fired at their vehicle when they arrived in the area of Greggwood and Gwynwood drives. Police think the shooter was from the other group. Overton was hit by the gunfire and driven by her friends to TriStar Skyline Medical Center where she …

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Mike Aviles: Team's gesture 'means a lot to me'

Aviles went on the family emergency medical list earlier this month. Several days later, the Indians announced that the veteran infielder's daughter, Adriana, was being treated for leukemia at the Cleveland Clinic. After missing a week and a half …

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Police ID teenage girl killed in north Nashville shooting

One teen was killed and another was injured in a shooting in north Nashville on Tuesday night, and police are still working to track down the person responsible. According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, two teenage girls had planned on …

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Your Data is Showing: Breaches Wreak Havoc While the Government Plays …

Sony, which refused to comment for this article, said in a filing to dismiss, “There are no allegations of identity theft, no allegations of fraudulent charges, and no allegations of misappropriation of medical information.” Instead, the plaintiffs …

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The Pill Can Kill In Rare Cases — If You Don't Know The Signs And Risk Factors

I nearly died when I was 18 years old because I was taking birth control pills and did not realize I had a blood clot. Neither did my doctor. For five weeks. After traveling up my legs with no symptoms and lodging just below my heart, the pulmonary …

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Medical Innovation Impact Index launched at FDU's iPCI under the Rothman …

The Medical Innovation Impact Index alerts will be issued monthly and their purpose “is to score regulations on their intended and unintended impacts on medical innovation and to create a dialog to advance policies that will promote the development of …

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AM Alert: Kevin de León smash! For the environment

The California Cannabis Industry Association will be bending ears, mindful of the Legislature considering multiple bills to regulate medical marijuana ahead of an expected legalization ballot initiative. Among the lawmakers scheduled to address them …

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California lawmakers vote to make it harder for crisis pregnancy centers to …

… that do not have medical licenses to disclose that they do not have medical licenses. The law, which was passed by the Assembly in a 49-26 vote, also requires that licensed medical facilities alert clients to all options related to pregnancy …

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First Response System.com Introduces a Groundbreaking Medical Alarm System …

… communal venues where emergency medical alarm and monitoring is critical, the new combination medical alert system can accommodate up to 16 personal help buttons worn either as a wireless, lightweight bracelet or portable alarm necklace/ pendant.

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Product Review: CARE Medical History Bracelet …

Conventional metal medical alert bracelets can't quite convey all the important details for someone who has severe medical issues. Believe me, I've looked, and I haven't found anyone able to make a custom one saying NO …

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Beads of Courage mark milestones for young patients

Jimmy Adamo Jr. of Old Bridge, a pediatric cancer patient, looks at his Beads of Courage bracelet with his grandfather, Douglas Adamo, and nurse Shira Sheldon of the pediatric hematology-oncology department at The Children's Hospital at Saint Peter's …

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Operational Test Command staffer overcomes adversity, returns to work

“I wear a medical alert bracelet,” he said, “and I don't go anywhere without my iPad.” Relying on three apps, Phillips keeps on top of his medical issues via high tech: IBP (for blood pressure), Healthspek (for health records) and Carezone (for …

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Report: Homelessness in Silicon Valley Costs $520 Million a Year

They found that the region spent $3.1 billion over those six years on medical and mental health treatment and jail stays. The study found that the county spends about $83,000 a year each on 2,800 chronically homeless individuals, who cycle in and out …

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'Less Is More': The Next Big Thing for Medicine

Despite this hefty price tag, U.S. healthcare ranks last overall compared with 10 high-income countries, as well for three other health indicators: infant mortality, mortality from conditions amenable to treatment, and healthy life expectancy at age 60 …

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Bolder Boulder: New finish line a winner for runners, fans

"It's a good mechanism to track people who need to be reunited," Bosley said. "We want people to wear the tags for a lot of reasons, scoring being the primary, but it allows us to better serve the participant in terms of finding people and medical …

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Okmulgee Sheriff's deputies search for two men missing after Rocklahoma

OKMULGEE — The Okmulgee County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men discovered missing after Rocklahoma over the weekend. Cody Allen Parrick and Benjamin Baber, both 20, were last seen leaving an Okmulgee Wal-Mart store Friday afternoon en …

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