Jan 132016
 
BBB warns of too good to be true weight loss programs
Jefferson City News Tribune
Weight loss is among the most common New Year's resolutions — and one that often fails. Better Business Bureau is no weight-loss guru, but BBB handles thousands of complaints about weight-loss programs and products as well as health clubs every year.

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Jan 092016
 

Huffington Post
The Best New Science for Weight Loss in 2016
Huffington Post
We scoured through hundreds of weight loss studies published in the past year and identified the top five most surprising, helpful, and actionable tips that could help you reach or maintain your healthiest weight in 2016. The main message boils down to

Jan 062016
 

Fast Company
Some Health Providers Can Now Report People "Mentally Unfit" To Buy A Gun
Fast Company
The new amendment to HIPAA, the national standards intended to protect Americans' health information, clearly states that certain providers—such as local courts, criminal justice agencies, and some hospital directors—can and should report individuals
Millennial workers expect more mental-health supportThe Globe and Mail

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Aug 082015
 

Springfield News-Leader
Survey to help officials determine health of Springfield, beyond
Springfield News-Leader
By the start of next year, local health officials hope to know what's ailing the Ozarks. The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is at the center of a regional health assessment that spans 50 counties across four states. “We've done health

Aug 062015
 

Yahoo Health
8 Best All-Natural Cereals for Weight Loss
Yahoo Health
Kellogg's just announced that it's eliminating all artificial colors and flavors from its cereals by 2018. Here's what to eat now for a healthy breakfast, sans potentially harmful chemicals. (Photo: Shutterstock). Bad news, cereal lovers: It's about to

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Aug 042015
 

Yahoo Health
The 7 Best Food Combos For Weight Loss
Yahoo Health
They're meant to work in partnership, each bringing its own set of unique flavors (and nutrients) to create the perfect weight-loss meal. Case in point: Last month, a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reported that salads

Aug 032015
 

Medical Daily
Common Dementia And Alzheimer's Medications May Cause Unintentional Weight
Medical Daily
"This is very relevant to patient care because unintentional weight loss in older adults is associated with many adverse outcomes, including increased rates of institutionalization and mortality, a decline in functional status, and poorer quality of

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Aug 032015
 

Arkansas Online
Program emphasizes God in weight-loss battle
Arkansas Online
Davis talked about the Christ-centered weight-loss and healthy-living program, which her sister, Anita, told her about in January 1995, hoping to help Davis, who was struggling with weight gain that seemed to have no end. Anita, a registered nurse, was

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Jul 292015
 

New York Times (blog)
Opinionator | Building a Khan Academy for Health Care
New York Times (blog)
Doctors don't like to talk about death, and they often avoid doing so. Most physicians — including me — never studied palliative care in medical school and were rarely trained in how to communicate with patients. By the time I finished residency in

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Jan 152015
 
National Governors Association: States can better integrate pharmacists into
American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com
Ringing in the new year with more good news for pharmacist provider status efforts, the National Governors Association (NGA) yesterday released a paper, “The Expanding Role of Pharmacists in a Transformed Health Care System,” on how states can …