• Amazon moves to disrupt pharmacy sector with new acquisition

    Amazon moves to disrupt pharmacy sector with new acquisition

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    Jeff Wilke, CEO of Amazon's World Wide Consumer unit, added: "PillPack's visionary team has a combination of deep pharmacy experience and a focus on technology". CVS Health , Walgreens and Express Scripts Holding opened down on the news. PillPack is meaningfully improving its customers' lives, and we want to help [PillPack] continue making it easy for people to save time, simplify their lives, and feel healthier.
  • 'Gaming disorder' diagnosed as mental health condition

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    This means that health facilities will be able to recognize "people who suffer from these conditions can get appropriate help". This week, the World Health Organization - arguably the leading source for designating what things are bad for us - announced that "gaming disorder" will be included in the latest edition of their bible, the International Classification of Diseases .
  • Blood donations needed in summer months

    Blood donations needed in summer months

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    Blood stocks are also essential in natural and man-made disasters. "The selfless generosity of blood donors makes a life-saving impact on trauma patients, adults and children fighting cancer, premature babies and those battling blood diseases", says Indiana Blood Center President Charlie Miraglia M.D.
  • Les aides sociales coûtent

    Les aides sociales coûtent "trop de pognon", dit Macron

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    Sa réponse: se placer en amont et prendre le problème à la racine, pour prévenir la pauvreté et ainsi limiter les dépenses publiques. "Pour le chef de l'Etat, la clé d'un système social à l'équilibre passe par la prévention et la responsabilisation ".
  • Almost 70 percent with common breast cancer could skip chemo, study says

    Almost 70 percent with common breast cancer could skip chemo, study says

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    Joseph Sparano , who helps direct clinical research at the Albert Einstein Cancer Center in New York City. The US team led by Dr Steven Rosenberg, from the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland, identified immune system T-cells within the cancerous breast tissue that were able to recognise and target four mutant tumour proteins.
  • Reblochon contaminé: enquête sur le décès suspect d'un enfant - Autres

    Reblochon contaminé: enquête sur le décès suspect d'un enfant - Autres

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    Pour les huit autres enfants, dont celui qui est décédé, le lien n'est pas établi . Comme les produits concernés par le premier rappel mi-mai, les nouveaux lots ont été fabriqués sur le site de Cruseilles (Haute-Savoie), mais ils ont été découpés et emballés sur un autre site, est-il précisé dans ce communiqué.
  • WHO Tasks Govt, Stakeholders to Stem the Tide of Tobacco-Related Diseases

    WHO Tasks Govt, Stakeholders to Stem the Tide of Tobacco-Related Diseases

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    It is a day where awareness is spread about the negative effects of tobacco and how smoking is a great health risk. "Many people are unaware that tobacco is one of the leading causes of heart disease and stroke ". The scale of tobacco-related devastation of human health is shocking, but as Ghebreyesus said these deaths are preventable. Further, Acharya cautioned that the coming generations must be timely protected from the devastating consequences of tobacco consumption and exposure ...
  • Un million de fumeurs quotidiens en moins en 2017 — Tabac

    Un million de fumeurs quotidiens en moins en 2017 — Tabac

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    Un signe qui signifierait que pour certains le paquet est devenu trop cher. Le Dr Tedros et l'OMS entendent souligner que "le tabac ne provoque pas seulement le cancer, mais qu'il brise littéralement les cœurs ". Le pneumologue a signalé dans ce sillage que la loi promulguée en Algérie en 1985 interdisant de fumer dans les lieux publics n'a jamais été respectée.
  • Les tarifs réglementés vont bondir début juin — Gaz

    Les tarifs réglementés vont bondir début juin — Gaz

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    Au 1er juin 2018, les tarifs réglementés de vente hors taxes d'Engie augmenteront en moyenne de 2,1 % par rapport au barème en vigueur en mai 2018, annonce la Commission de régulation de l'énergie. Le Navigo Emeraude Améthyste devient le Pass Paris Access'. Les seniors habitant Paris depuis trois ans et appartenant à un foyer fiscal acquittant un impôt sur les revenus soumis au barême inférieur ou égal à 2.028 euros dans le cadre d'une première demande, ou à 2.430 euros pour un ...
  • Sleeping in on weekends could extend your life, study says

    Sleeping in on weekends could extend your life, study says

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    This new study is actually fairly revolutionary when it comes to sleep sciences. "If somebody is routinely awake for more than 18 hours daily, then they are also routinely sleeping for less than six hours daily", explained Dr. In the same age group, short sleep (or long sleep ) on both weekdays and weekend showed increased mortality. Oversleeping is probably not a cause of harm, Akerstedt suspected, but a sign that something else is wrong.
  • How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture

    How Philip Roth's Writing Transcended The Narrow Confines Of A Culture

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    According to The Times's obituary, he "was the last of the great white males: the triumvirate of writers - Saul Bellow and John Updike were the others - who towered over American letters in the second half of the 20th century". He won numerous awards, and was often talked about as a contender for the Nobel prize. Being snubbed for the Nobel every year had "become a joke" for the author, said his friend French writer Josyane Savigneau on Wednesday.