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25th European Nutrition and Dietetics Conference
25TH EUROPEAN NUTRITION AND DIETETICS CONFERENCE
April 22-23, 2019
Nutrition Conferences is glad to invite you at 25th International Conference on Nutrition and Dietetics at Rome, Italy on April 22-24, 2019.  The conference highlights the theme “Innovative strategies for improving health with best Nutrition”. Nutrition takes an initiative to provid...

World Congress on Advancements in Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases
WORLD CONGRESS ON ADVANCEMENTS IN TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASES
April 22-23, 2019
Conference Series LLC LTD welcomes you to join the World Congress on Advancements on Tuberculosis and Lung diseases on April 22-23, 2019, the conference will be held in the city of Tokyo, Japan. The theme of Tuberculosis 2019 is “Making Life Better: Fight against TB and Lung Diseases”. T...


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Medicaid eligibility has increased significantly, and enrollment has modernized under the Affordable Care Act, but whether those gains will continue remains an open question, according to a new report. The Kaiser Family Foundation released the latest edition of its annual survey examining eligibility, cost-sharing and enrollment in the Medicaid program, and found that the majority of states now offer enrollment powered by tech tools, far more than two decades ago.  All 50 states and the Dis...
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The majority of people who fall into the ACA’s “coverage gap”—or, are not eligible for Medicaid or tax credits on the exchanges—live in one of four nonexpansion states, according to a new study. The Kaiser Family Foundation analyzed the people who fall into that gap by having incomes too high for Medicaid but too low for tax credits to purchase Affordable Care Act marketplaces, and found that of the 2.5 million who fit that description, 9 in 10 live in a Southern st...
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With World Tuberculosis Day on March 24, new reports are shedding additional light on the lethal infection that is often mistaken as a disease of the past. Last week’s reports from the World Health Organization and Lancet remind us that TB remains the world’s deadliest infectious disease and highlight the challenges we face if we are to meet the international goal of eradicating TB by 2030. More than 10 million people in the world develop tuberculosis disease every year, leading to a...
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The explosion of tobacco use among kids, biosimilars, OTC reform and ongoing efforts to address high prescription drug prices are among areas of unfinished business as Food and Drug Commissioner Scott Gottlieb prepares to leave his post. During a conversation at The Brookings Institution on Tuesday reflecting on his approximately two-year stint as commissioner, Gottlieb said his final day will likely be April 5 to allow him time to testify on his agency's budget before a congressional commit...
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The pain radiated from the top of Annette Monachelli’s head, and it got worse when she changed positions. It didn’t feel like her usual migraine. The 47-year-old Vermont attorney turned innkeeper visited her local doctor at the Stowe Family Practice twice about the problem in late November 2012, but got little relief. Two months later, Monachelli was dead of a brain aneurysm, a condition that, despite the symptoms and the appointments, had never been tested for or diagnosed until she...
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Health and social care secretary Matt Hancock gave delegates at the Digital Health Technology Show in London yesterday an insight into NHSX, the “latest addition to the NHS family,” a new unit for digital, data and technology that was unveiled earlier this year. Since his appointment in July 2018, Hancock has been on a mission to overhaul the use of technology across the NHS, from releasing a policy paper outlining his tech vision and bringing together a Healthtech Advisory Board to ...
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Lack of routine dental care can result in complications and high-cost emergency department visits. Yet almost two-thirds of Medicare recipients, 37 million people, don’t have dental coverage, according to a recent report from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).  As a result of not having coverage, 49% of those surveyed said they had not been to the dentist in the past year. And for those that did see a dentist, 19% spent more than $1,000 out of pocket.  Specifically by demographi...
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It can happen anytime, anywhere. Workplace violence isn’t confined to one person, one room or one act. In the healthcare industry, workplace violence can mean a number of things: a doctor bullying a nurse, a patient physically assaulting a caregiver, or a family member raising his or her voice at the front desk. Sadly, this violence is not new to the healthcare industry. According to OSHA, 75% of nearly 25,000 workplace assaults reported annually occurred in healthcare and social service s...
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and Cambia Health Solutions will enter a strategic affiliation to unite under shared goals and management structure. Though the two partners aren’t calling the deal a merger, Blue Cross NC and Portland, Oregon-based Cambia will share management, administration and other corporate services under Cambia’s brand, the companies announced Tuesday afternoon. Blue Cross NC CEO Patrick Conway, M.D., will become CEO of Cambia under the new structur...
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12th Edition of International Conference on Infectious Diseases
12TH EDITION OF INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES
April 22-23, 2019
12th Edition of International Conference on Infectious Diseases" is organized by EuroSciCon and would be held during April 22-23, 2019 in Rome, Italy. Infectious Diseases-2019 conference is a leading forum for Virologists, Microbiologists, Bacteriologists, Public Health Professionals, Immunolog...

25th European Nutrition and Dietetics Conference
25TH EUROPEAN NUTRITION AND DIETETICS CONFERENCE
April 22-23, 2019
Nutrition Conferences is glad to invite you at 25th International Conference on Nutrition and Dietetics at Rome, Italy on April 22-24, 2019.  The conference highlights the theme “Innovative strategies for improving health with best Nutrition”. Nutrition takes an initiative to provid...