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  07/03/2019 American Cancer Society - Health and Science
Study: Premature Deaths from Cancer in One Year Led to Loss of 8.7 Million Years of Life and $94 Billion of Future Earnings
- Cancer kills many people before their time, costing more than 8.7 million years of life among people aged 16 to 84 in the United States in 2015. Researchers estimate cancer also leads to $94 billion in future lost earnings, not just in 2015. These numbers come from a new report by American Cancer Society (ACS) researchers in JAMA Oncology.
  07/03/2019 WHO - Local
More than a million people to be vaccinated in phase 2 of a huge cholera vaccination campaign in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  06/27/2019 MERCK - Business
CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Unanimously Votes to Provisionally Update Recommendations for Hepatitis A Vaccination
  06/27/2019 Radiological Society of North America - Health and Science
Nuclear Stress Test Helps Identify Heart Attack Risk in People with Diabetes
- A nuclear stress test called PET MPI can help identify diabetic patients who are at greater risk for coronary artery disease and heart attack. / PET MPI uses radioisotopes and a special camera to show how well blood is flowing in the heart when it is under stress. / The results showed that an abnormal PET MPI was associated with increased risk of cardiac death in all important clinical subgroups of diabetic patients.
  06/27/2019 WHO - Public Health
Eliminating trachoma: WHO announces sustained progress with hundreds of millions of people no longer at risk of infection
- The number of people at risk of trachoma ?the world뭩 leading infectious cause of blindness ?has fallen from 1.5 billion in 2002 to just over 142 million in 2019, a reduction of 91%, WHO has reported.
  06/27/2019 Medtronic - Business
Medtronic Completes Acquisition of Titan Spine
- Acquisition Accelerates Medtronic’s Strategy to Transform Spinal Procedures and Improve Outcomes Through Complete Procedural Solutions
  06/26/2019 MERCK - Public Health
CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Votes to Provisionally Recommend Shared Clinical Decision-Making for Vaccination of Adults Ages 27-45 with GARDASIL®9 & Harmonization of Catch-up Vaccination for Males and Females Through Age 26
  06/25/2019 American Society of Nephrology (ASN) - Clinical
- Study finds higher rates of kidney failure in donors with high blood pressure.
  06/25/2019 Radiological Society of North America - Health and Science
Artificial Intelligence Improves Heart Attack Risk Assessment
- Machine learning (ML) does better than conventional risk models at predicting heart attacks and other cardiac events. / Researchers compared the ML approach to other vessel scoring systems in almost 6,900 patients. / The ML approach better discriminated which patients would go on to have a cardiac event from those who would not.
  06/24/2019 Abbott - Health and Science
Nutrition Is the Missing Ingredient in Home Health Today, New Study Shows
- Real-world data from Advocate Health Care and Abbott shows prioritizing nutrition care for home health patients helped keep them out of the hospital / Improved health outcomes from nutrition intervention and educational support could help save millions of dollars in healthcare costs annually

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