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Economic Times

New health calculator can help predict heart disease risk, estimate heart age
Science Daily
A new online health calculator can help people determine their risk of heart disease, as well as their heart age, accounting for sociodemographic factors such as ethnicity, sense of belonging and education, as well as health status and lifestyle ...
This health calculator could help predict risk of heart diseaseEconomic Times

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Hack targets Singapore president's health records
Politico
With help from Mohana Ravindranath and Darius Tahir. THAT'S PERSONAL: Hackers stole the personal health records of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and 1.5 million other Singaporean in an unprecedented data breach that analysts believe came from a ...

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CNBC

Buyout firm Apollo to buy LifePoint Health in $5.6 billion deal
CNBC
Private-equity firm Apollo Global Management will buy LifePoint Health in a deal valued at $5.6 billion, including debt, the hospital operator said on Monday. Reuters reported on Friday that Apollo was in advanced talks to buy LifePoint. The deal will ...
LifePoint Health Agrees to Apollo BuyoutWall Street Journal
LifePoint Health shares jump 35% on $5.6 bln merger with RCCH HealthCare PartnersMarketWatch
LifePoint confirms $5.6 billion deal, plans to go privateNashville Business Journal
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TheStreet.com

Fiat Slides After CEO Sergio Marchionne Leaves Automaker Amid Failing Health
TheStreet.com
Marchionne, who had planned to leave the group next year, was admitted to hospital in Switzerland following the undisclosed complications, and remains in serious condition Monday. Fiat Chrysler, which announced Marchionne's failing health on Saturday, ...
Report: Sergio Marchionne's health worsening as he remains in ICUWDIV ClickOnDetroit
Fiat Chrysler replaces Sergio Marchionne at the helm amid health struggles, ending impressive near 10-year runCNBC
CNH Chair Marchionne leaves for health reasonsMarketWatch
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The Hill

A move to undermine women's reproductive health
The Hill
The Department of Health and Human Services has proposed a binding rule that would stop health providers in clinics that receive federal public family planning money from providing patients with full and accurate reproductive health information and ...



NPR

Words Matter When Talking About Pain With Your Doctor
NPR
Many health care providers are trying to come up with a system that involves words, not numbers. "I never look at just the pain scale," says Dr. Chrystina Jeter, an anesthesiologist and pain management specialist with UCLA Health, who was Rosette's doctor.

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ZDNet

The My Health Record story no politician should miss
ZDNet
The specific and repeated targeting of Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's personal information and pharmaceutical records should cause every supporter of Australia's now-controversial My Health Record to stop and think. Lee is only 66 years old ...
Liberal Tim Wilson opts out of My Health Record and says it should be opt-inThe Guardian
Not My Health Record: Liberal MP Tim Wilson opts out of Government systemABC News

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Can Mental Health Parity Help Address the Mental/Behavioral Gap in Child Health?
AAP News
Children and youth face major gaps in access to mental and behavioral health services. Rates of identification of mental health conditions in the pediatric population continue to lag well behind what we know about the prevalence of these conditions.

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CNBC

A big overlooked flaw with health tech: Patients hate going to the doctor
CNBC
Digital health is one of the hottest spaces for investment, with companies raising $1.6 billion in venture capital in the first quarter of 2018 alone. Apple, Alphabet and Amazon are also making moves in the space with their own health-tracking apps and ...

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WKRN News 2

Metro Public Health offering back to school immunizations
WKRN News 2
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - The Metro Public Health Department is offering back to school immunizations for Metro Nashville Public School students. The health department is offering walk-in children's immunizations at three of its locations, Monday ...

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