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Record flooding along the Missouri River has impaired treatment of drinking supplies in Kansas City, raising health risks for infants, the elderly and others with compromised immune systems, the municipal water service warned on Saturday.
Reuters. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 20:44:40 -0400.
Professor Stephen Westaby, pictured, has worked in the NHS for the past 35 years. He fears the health service, which was founded three weeks before he was born, may be doomed.
Daily Mail. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 22:47:09 +0000.
A $300,000 seed fund to boost women's development programmes will kick off by supporting those that advocate or address employment and health issues for one year.
Straits Times. Sun, 24 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0800.
ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Henry Avocado Corporation is voluntarily recalling California-grown whole avocados sold in bulk at retail stores because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. ... ...
Business Wire. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 19:26:00 UTC.
Researchers hoped health data would be treated as personal and sensitive. They were disappointed to find the sharing going on was really "business as usual."
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 09:00:00 EDT.
Cannabidiol oil is the new rage. Although the limited data on its health benefits is promising, I reserve caution until the long-term data proves it is more than a fad.
Nicole Saphier. Fox News. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 10:00:04 GMT.
Mobile health teams offer care for children in need and support for mothers who fear for their families' future after losing everything.
By Marion Hart, Unicef Usa. Forbes. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:25:09 -0400.
Italy's healthcare system isn't perfect, but the people who live here are some of the healthiest in the world. Other countries can learn a lot from its example, writes Susan Levenstein, an American doctor in Rome.
The Local. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 17:25:51 +0100.
Nutritionists hail kale as a super healthy food, but recent testing shows that kale has higher pesticide residues than nearly all other produce found on supermarket shelves, according to the Environmental Working Group's 2019 Dirty Dozen.
Newsmax. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:22:05 EDT.
Chief operating officer at Canberra Health Services Chris Bone has resigned amid shake up of Canberra Hospital's executive structure.
Daniella White. Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +1100.
The Trump administration wants to increase transparency in prescription drug pricing. But health economists say the administration's call to tie prices to what other nations pay might work better.
Alison Kodjak. NPR. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 05:00:24 -0400.