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Bacillus could be a tool to decolonize patients found to carry S aureus in their nose or intestines.

WHO publishes Nepal case study on mobilizing resources for AMR. A Nepal case study on implementing country-level actions for antimicrobial resistance (AMR), written by CDDEP’s Jyoti Joshi, has been published on the World Health Organization’s AMR website, alongside case studies from Ghana and Nigeria. The report, entitled Resource Mobilisation for AMR: Getting AMR into plans …

IT-based solutions can go halfway to building a circular economy – but all parties along the real-world supply chain must cooperate too.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
October 22, 2018 | 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Event discussing privacy concerns on topics ranging from genetics and data sharing to internet-connected devices and technological tools
October 23, 2018 | 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
The 2018 NDEAM Observance will feature presentation on Disability in the Great Hall on October 23, 2018 1:00pm-2:30pm
The 2018 Native…

The scheme will provide around 500 million poor people with health cover of 500,000 rupees per year.

Award Ceremony Set For Connected Health Conference in Boston
AUSTIN, TX, September 5, 2018 – Wellsmith , a provider of consumer health engagement solutions, has been recognized as a finalist and Honoree for the Catalyzing Disruptive Innovation Award, which recognizes organizations that have designed cutting-edge technologies or are using technology in such a way that could lead to exponential sustainability gains
The Green Electronics Council (GEC)…

As Hurricane Florence tracks closer to the Carolinas, The Salvation Army is prepared to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual care to survivors and first responders.

Having a plan of action can be lifesaving when a hurricane hits. Don't forget to consider all possible scenarios while preparing.

Bone Density Test A bone density test is the only test that can diagnose osteoporosis before a broken bone occurs. This test helps to estimate the density of your bones and your chance of breaking a bone. NOF recommends a bone density test of the hip and spine by a central DXA machine to diagnose... Read more »

A new design exhibit, where everything from coffee cups to furniture is made from waste, highlights the value and cost-efficiency of the recycling market.

Daphne Wood, RN, BSN, CHFN, is a heart failure nurse navigator at Cone Health, based in Greensboro, N.C. She has served in this position since December 2014 and been a Cone Health employee since 1999. Is there a nurse navigator you think should be profiled by Let us know! Q: How would you define your… Read More

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Community groups will eventually need fund-raising support to shoulder the costs, officials say.