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Outbreak!: Why Insurance Claims Professionals Should Pay Attention to Monkeypox – Insurance Laws & Products

September 23, 2022 Freeman Mathis and Gary To print this article, simply register or log in to Mondaq.com. Monkeypox was declared a national public health emergency by the US Department of Health and Human Services on August 4, 2022, only the fifth time since 2009. On September 20, 2022, the Centers for and Disease Prevention …

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Cutting-edge technology uses MRI to diagnose heart failure patients in record time

Researchers at the University of East Anglia have developed cutting-edge technology to diagnose heart failure patients in record time. State-of-the-art technology uses magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to create detailed 4D flow images of the heart. But unlike a standard MRI, which can take up to 20 minutes or more, the new 4D cardiac MRI takes …

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Health experts appalled by President Biden’s view that pandemic is over: ‘No, not even shutdown’

Health experts reacted with dismay Monday to President Joe Biden’s claim that the pandemic is over in an interview with “60 Minutes” that aired Sunday. “We still have a problem with COVID. We’re still working hard on it. … But the pandemic is over,” Biden told CBS News correspondent Scott Pelley. “If you notice, nobody’s …

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Maternal mortality figures from the state health agency will be late

Subscribe to The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up to date on the most essential Texas news. For the first time, a state report detailing the latest data on how many Texans die from complications of pregnancy or childbirth won’t be ready before the Texas Legislature convenes next year. The delay in the …

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Caring for brain health and cognition is easy with these simple tips – News

The ability to understand and acquire knowledge can be protected by following a healthy diet, regular exercise, consuming vitamin D and participating in social activities. Written by: Ann Marie Stephens and Tehreem KhanMedia Contact: Anna Jones Sameera Davuluri, MD, Photography: Julie Nicole MillerAccording to Alzheimer’s Disease International, dementia begins to appear in 10 million people …

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The court ruling may spur competing health plans to recover co-payments for preventive services

Tom and Mary Jo York are a health-conscious couple who get annual physicals and regular colorectal cancer screenings. Mary Jo, whose mother and aunts had breast cancer, also gets regular mammograms. The Yorks, who live in New Berlin, Wis., are enrolled in Chorus Community Health Plans, which, like most health plans in the country, are …

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Valley News – DHMC adds rooms for emergency mental health treatment

Published: 09/14/2022 01:11:38 Modified: 9/14/2022 01:11:08 AM LEBANON – Nine new rooms in the emergency department at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon are expected to open to patients Thursday, according to a news release. The project, built over 16 months and expected to cost a total of $9.9 million, aims to better address behavioral and …

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The UAB MHRC celebrates 20 years with the name change to the Center for Research in Health and Health Equity for Minorities of the UAB – News

As the Minority Health & Health Equity Research Center embarks on its next phase, it calls on all members of the community to work together to make health equity a reality. Written by: Jessica Snyder Media Contact: Adam Pope There have long been significant differences in health by race, income, education, and geographic location. In …

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