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Depression as a Mnemonic Reference for anyone affected by depression:(D)ecide to seek treatment to obtain help to become better;(E)ducate yourself about depression by obtaining information and working with a medical professional;(P)ersistence is required to complete treatment(s),
Yahoo! News | Jan 13, 2015 5:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Hundreds of Kaiser mental health staff to strike statewide SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Hundreds of Kaiser Permanente's mental health professionals will start a weeklong strike throughout California Monday to protest what they say is the health care provider's failure to offer timely, quality mental health care.
Yahoo! News | Jan 12, 2015 09:17 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Britain lifts bird flu restrictions on duck farm LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Sunday lifted restrictions on the movement of poultry in a six-mile (9.7-km) zone around a duck farm in northern England where the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu strain was found last month. The Department for Environment, F
Yahoo! News | Dec 21, 2014 09:42 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Colorado awards $8 million to study medical marijuana uses By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - (Corrects paragraph 7 in Dec. 17 story to clarify that funding comes from patient registration fees, not taxes on medical marijuana sales) Colorado health officials awarded $8 million in research grants on Wednesday to
Yahoo! News | Dec 18, 2014 5:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study finds 140,000 bad reactions to antibiotics Reuters - Bad reactions to antibiotics, mostly allergic ones, send people to U.S. emergency rooms more than 140,000 times each year, government researchers reported on Wednesday.
Yahoo! News | Aug 13, 2008 4:01 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
Commonly Used HIV Infectivity Rate Misses Risks HealthDay - TUESDAY, Aug. 5 (HealthDay News) -- A widely used HIV infectivity ratedoesn't take into account multiple risk factors, say U.S. researchers whoreviewed published data.
Yahoo! News | Aug 5, 2008 9:01 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
HIV Patients Living Longer HealthDay - THURSDAY, July 24 (HealthDay News) -- Since 1996, the life expectancyof HIV patients in developed countries taking antiviral therapy hasincreased more than 13 years, and deaths have dropped by almost 40percent, researchers report.
Yahoo! News | Jul 25, 2008 8:02 PM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend
Antipsychotics Dangerous for Elderly With Dementia HealthDay - MONDAY, May 26 (HealthDay News) -- Elderly people with dementia who aregiven antipsychotics, even for a very short period of time, are morelikely to end up in the hospital or even die, new research shows.
Yahoo! News | May 28, 2008 03:47 AM [GMT] | 1 comment | recommend