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Genetically Modified Crops And Food Security

The role of genetically modified (GM) crops for food security is the subject of public controversy. GM crops could contribute to food production increases and higher food availability. There may also be impacts on food quality and nutrient composition. Finally, growing GM crops may influence farmers' income and thus their economic access to food.

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Testosterone Restoration Using Enclomiphene Citrate In Men ...

Clomiphene citrate has been used off-label to increase LH, FSH and testosterone levels in men with idiopathic infertility and/or secondary hypogonadism; however, it is not approved by the FDA for use in men. Clomiphene citrate is a mixture of two diastereoisomers, (cis)zuclomiphene citrate (38%) and (trans)enclomiphene citrate (62%).

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Zolpidem Ingestion, Automatisms, And Sleep Driving: A ...

Zolpidem ingestion, automatisms, and sleep driving: a clinical and legal case series. ... He again developed insomnia, so he went to his doctor on the day of the accident and was prescribed Ambien CR 6.25 mg tablets. He was told that if one pill did not work to take another. He picked up his prescription at 4 PM and took one Ambien CR at ...

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Emerging New Era Of Mobile Health Technologies

Regarding mHealth, there is an international conference, "mHealth Summit", which was renamed "the Connected Health Conference" in 2015. The 8th international conference will be held from December 11 to 14, 2016 in Washington D.C. . Although the meeting will deal with various subjects regarding information and technology, the title of ...

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Global Governmental Investment In Nanotechnologies

The establishment of the NanoScience and Nanotechnology Center of the Chinese Academy of Science and the Shanghai Nanotechnology Promotion Center are good indicators of the level of interest. The Chinese patent office is now flooded with ...

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Effectiveness Of Public Health Programs For Decreasing ...

Alcohol use is a significant public health problem. In the United States (US) alone, 61.2% of adults are current drinkers and according the National Epidemiologic Survey of Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC), 8.5% of American adults have an alcohol use disorder.

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Survival After In-hospital Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation ...

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) has been widely practiced since the clinical utilization of closed chest massage was first reported in 1960. Initial survival after CPR may exceed 50%, but hospital discharge rates are much lower.

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Community-based Interventions To Prevent Skin Cancer: Two ...

Half of the included evidence was derived from Australia, where the climate and population demographics contribute to high skin cancer rates. In response to the public health burden of skin cancer, Australia has engaged in a longstanding, intensive, and multi-pronged health promotion campaign to improve UVR protective behaviors.

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ASCO Advocacy For Coverage Of Off-Label Oncology Drug Uses

ASCO recently revised its policy on insurance coverage for off-label uses of oncology products. The issue of access to medically appropriate off-label use of cancer drugs and biologics has been a focus of ASCO advocacy for decades, and ASCO's efforts have demonstrably improved patient access to off-label ...

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Off-Label Use Of Rituximab In A Multipayer Insurance System

Purpose: Off-label prescribing in oncology is common and unregulated. The aim of this study was to describe the off-label use of rituximab, a novel anti-CD20 antibody, among patients from a large proprietary insurance database to understand how frequently and appropriately off-label prescribing occurs for this medication.

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Is There A Better Way To Guide Payers On Off-Label Coverage?

For Medicare, though, the game will ultimately be cost control - and restricting off-label use is an important component of that. "Pressure is building for a solution," Rubinstein says, who notes that it is getting harder to pay for all beneficial healthcare services and equally as hard to reduce benefits.

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Recent Developments In Medicare Coverage Of Off-Label ...

The Medicare program covers uses of off-label drugs used in anticancer regimens when those uses are supported by at least one of the designated drug compendia. If an off-label use is not included in one of these designated compendia, then Medicare contractors are permitted to rely on peer-reviewed research published in one of 26 specified journals.

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Status Report. Canadian Strategy For Cancer Control.

(1)Cancer Control Secretariat, Health Promotion and Programs Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0K9, Canada. The Canadian Strategy for Cancer Control is a stakeholder-driven initiative, led by a partnership between the Canadian Cancer Society, National Cancer Institute of Canada, Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies and ...

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The Community Pharmacist's Role In Cancer Screening And ...

As the Canadian population continues to age, the incidence of cancer is on the rise. To help alleviate the burden malignancy imposes on our health care system, a shift toward early cancer detection is necessary. Pharmacists are well positioned and willing ...

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Implications Of Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels On ...

Packaging is tobacco companies' primary means of marketing due to the strengthening of anti-smoking policy worldwide.1 Graphic warning labels (GWLs) have been developed as a cost-effective policy for simultaneously inhibiting such marketing and conveying information on the health risks incurred by smoking.

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Transgenic And Gene Knockout Mice In Gastric Cancer Research

Complete knockout mice are mice with deletion of target gene in whole tissues and cells of body. These mice can be used to study the function of target gene in the physiology and pathology of the whole body. Since complete knockout mice disclosed higher embryonic lethal rate, the utility of complete knockout mice is limited.

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Public Health Implications Of Same-Sex Marriage

Expert witnesses cited the self-perceived benefits of marriage equality reported by gay and lesbian married couples in Massachusetts, as reported by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health: as a result of the legal recognition of same-sex marriage, 72% felt more committed to their partners, and 70% felt more accepted by their communities ...

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Implementation Of Evidence-Based HIV Interventions For ...

Implementation of evidence-based HIV interventions for young adult African American women in church settings is feasible and needed. Building a level of comfort in discussing matters of sexuality and adapting existing evidence-based interventions to meet the needs of young women in church settings is a viable approach for successful implementation.

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The "Dirty Dozen"

The "Dirty Dozen" ... Some pharmacies also offer a $25 discount coupon or refund for the cost of the erroneous prescription, but a signature may be required to document that the patient has accepted the coupon or refund as full restitution of the mistake. While pharmacy staff may want to be more responsive to patients who report errors ...

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Family Interventions To Improve Diabetes Outcomes For Adults

Influencing family member outcomes. Carefully designed studies are needed to evaluate the benefits of diabetes self-management interventions for both the patient and the family member. 40 How families manage chronic disease affects not only the patient's health, but the health of others in the family as well. 12 Assessing family members' knowledge in diabetes self-care and perceived ...

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Centers For Disease Control And Prevention 2000 Growth ...

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2000 growth charts for the United States: improvements to the 1977 National Center for Health Statistics version. Ogden CL(1), Kuczmarski RJ, Flegal KM, Mei Z, Guo S, Wei R, Grummer-Strawn LM, Curtin LR, Roche AF, Johnson CL.

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Management And Treatment Of Temporomandibular Disorders: A ...

Atemporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a musculoskeletal disorder within the masticatory system. Many practitioners refer to TMD as a single disorder in spite of the fact that patients have various sub-diagnoses (e.g., myofascial pain, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) inflammation) 1, 2.TMD is a prevalent disorder most commonly observed in individuals between the ages of 20 and 40.

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Insights Into The Oral Health Beliefs And Practices Of ...

Insights into the oral health beliefs and practices of mothers from a north London Orthodox Jewish community. ... Recommendations from this study include the development of a culturally sensitive oral health promotion programme, targeted at children and mothers, to improve oral health knowledge and support behaviour change and a review of ...

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HIV In East London: Ethnicity, Gender And Risk. Design And ...

The data collected in this study will provide valuable information for the planning and delivery of appropriate clinical care, social support and health promotion for people living with HIV not only in East London but in other parts of the capital as well as elsewhere in the UK.

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Awareness Of Diabetic Foot Disease Amongst Patients With ...

BACKGROUND: Diabetic foot disease (DFD) is a major challenge for the healthcare system, with enormous economic consequences for people living with diabetes, their families, and society, affecting both quality of life and quality of care. The study aim was to assess the level of awareness of DFD amongst patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).

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GEOGRAPHY AND DISPARITIES IN HEALTH CARE - Guidance For ...

5-1. GEOGRAPHY. Geography is often thought of as the generation and interpretation of maps that describe the physical world. Geography is far more than that, but the physical description of boundaries has a great deal to do with how we view communities and how we construct society (Giddens, 1984).

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Health Geography: Supporting Public Health Policy And Planning

Health geography views health from a holistic perspective encompassing society and space, and it conceptualizes the role of place, location and geography in health, well-being and disease. 2, 3 Although health geography is closely aligned with epidemiology, its distinct primary emphasis is on spatial relations and patterns. Whereas epidemiology ...

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Supporting Residents' Expression Of Sexuality: The Initial ...

Supporting residents' expression of sexuality: the initial construction of a sexuality assessment tool for residential aged care facilities Michael Bauer , 1 Deirdre Fetherstonhaugh , 1 Laura Tarzia , 1 Rhonda Nay , 1 and Elizabeth Beattie 2

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A Theory Of Health Promotion For Preterm Infants Based On ...

A theory of health promotion for preterm infants based on Levine's Conservation Model of Nursing. Mefford LC(1). Author information: (1)University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. The infant born prior to the completion of term gestation faces many challenges in order to merely survive in the extrauterine environment.

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Spirulina In Clinical Practice: Evidence-Based Human ...

Spirulina increases healthy lactobacillus in the intestine, enabling the production of Vitamin B6 that also helps in energy release. Despite this promotion, the only available placebo-controlled randomized trial showed that the scores of fatigue were not significantly different between spirulina ...

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Sex, Gender, And Health: The Need For A New Approach

Health promotion policies in particular need to be gender sensitive if their messages are to be heard. Too many campaigns are addressed to women in their role as the carers of others while ignoring their own wellbeing. 25 Men too often feel that health is women's business and that health promotion messages are not addressed to them. HIV/AIDS ...

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Utility Of Social Cognitive Theory In Intervention Design ...

Utility of Social Cognitive Theory in Intervention Design for Promoting Physical Activity among African-American Women: A Qualitative Study. Joseph RP(1), Ainsworth BE(2), Mathis L(3), Hooker SP(2), Keller C(4).

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Genes And Genetic Testing In Hereditary Ataxias

Genetic Testing Now and in the Future Era of Cheap Sequencing Currently, genetic testing is performed by a number of academic and commercial laboratories. For recessive ataxias, usually Friedreich's ataxia is tested first, although depending on the symptoms, other ataxias are included.

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Molecular Genetic Testing And The Future Of Clinical Genomics

The scope of clinical genetic testing. Genetic testing has grown from a niche speciality for rare disorders to a broad scope of applications for complex disease and personal use 17,18.Not surprisingly, the definition of a genetic test has changed as the applications have evolved.

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Preventing Health Care-Associated Infections - Patient ...

It is the responsibility of all health care providers to enact principles of care to prevent health care-associated infections, though not all infections can be prevented. Certain patient risk factors such as advanced age, underlying disease and severity of illness, and sometimes the immune status are not modifiable and directly contribute to a patient's risk of infection. Depending on the ...

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Towards Skin Cancer Prevention And Early Detection ...

Since the 1980s, Australia's mass-media campaigns promoting skin cancer awareness, namely skin cancer-preventative behaviors and early detection, have targeted the general community as well as high-risk groups, including outdoor workers, schoolchildren and youths.

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Recognition Of Teaching Excellence - PubMed Central (PMC)

The 2008-2009 Task Force for the Recognition of Teaching Excellence was charged by the AACP Council of Faculties Leadership to examine teaching excellence by collecting best practices from colleges and schools of pharmacy, evaluating the literature to identify evidence-based criteria for excellent teaching, and recommending appropriate means to acknowledge and reward teaching ...

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Identifying Opinion Leaders To Promote Organ Donation On ...

Recruiting opinion leaders has proven to be an effective strategy in Web-based organ donation promotions. For example, Stefanone et al recruited peer leaders to endorse organ donation on social media and reported an increase in organ donor card requests and donor registration among college students at the end of the campaign. Such empirical ...

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CHFR Promoter Hypermethylation Is Associated With Gastric ...

Introduction. Gastric cancer is the fourth most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death worldwide 1.Chromosomally unstable tumors account for 50% of gastric cancer based on The Cancer Genome Atlas network (TCGA) molecular classification 2.Chromosomal instability refers to the rate that chromosomes or large portions of chromosomes are changed 3.

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Targeting Tumor-stromal Interactions In Bone Metastasis

Bone metastasis is a frequent occurrence in late stage solid tumors, including breast cancers, prostate or lung. However, the causes for this proclivity have only recently been elucidated. Significant progress has been made in the past decade toward understanding ...

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An Aluminum Magnesium Hydroxide Stearate-based Skin ...

Eczematous dermatoses can often be very difficult to treat. An aluminum magnesium hydroxide stearate-based cream has recently become available for clinical use. Aluminum magnesium hydroxide stearate-based cream provides an alternative option in treating these dermatoses while providing barrier protection against external allergens and irritants.

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Employee Stress, Reduced Productivity, And Interest In A ...

Previous studies using a mining workforce also indicate that gender and age influence preference for health promotion programs [ 19 ]. For example, females and employees aged 24 years and under have been found to be more likely to want assistance for smoking cessation [ 19 ].

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Health Literacy In Taiwan: A Population-Based Study.

(4)Ludwig Boltzmann Institute Health Promotion Research. (5)Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. (6)Taipei Medial University-Shuang-Ho Hospital, New Taipei City, Taiwan. (7)Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan Taipei Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan [email protected]

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Influence Of Price Discounts And Skill-building Strategies ...

Influence of price discounts and skill-building strategies on purchase and consumption of healthy food and beverages: outcomes of the Supermarket Healthy Eating for Life randomized controlled trial. Ball K(1), McNaughton SA(1), Le HN(1), Gold L(1), Ni Mhurchu C(1), Abbott G(1), Pollard C(1), Crawford D(1).

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Dangerous Dietary Supplements: Garcinia Cambogia ...

The particular brand of Garcinia cambogia in this case was "Swanson Premium Brand Garcinia Cambogia 5:1 Extract," reported to contain 80mg of a 5:1 concentrate of G. cambogia (equivalent to 400mg of standard preparation). Other listed ingredients include rice flour, gelatin, magnesium stearate, and silica.

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Non-invasive Ventilation In Premature Infants: Based On ...

The use of NIV in neonates is not a completely new concept and has been in use for almost over half a century. The first report on possible use of NIV in neonates was published about 20 years before the Gregory's paper on continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP).

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Duration Of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure In ...

Nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is the most widely used non-invasive continuous distending airway pressure modality and a cornerstone of modern neonatal care. Whereas there has been emphasis on understanding which devices and pressure sources best implement CPAP [ 3 , 4 ], the optimal duration of this therapy is less well studied.

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Empirically Supported Treatments In Psychotherapy: Towards ...

On the other hand Division 12 (Clinical Psychology) of the APA has set up a task force for the promotion and diffusion of treatment protocols which are proven experimentally effective (Task Force on Promotion and Dissemination of Psychological Procedures, ...

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Health Behavior In Ecological Context

Health is best understood within an ecological context. Accordingly, health promotion involves processes that foster supportive environments and healthful behavior. Thus, effective health promotion programs are typically multilevel, focusing not only ...

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