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Good News for Older Women With Early Breast Cancer

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Older women treated for a extremely early form of breast cancer, referred to as ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), do not have an all round elevated risk of early death compared to their peers, a new study finds. “Getting diagnosed with DCIS can be very distressing, and study ...

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Belladonna Found in Homeopathic Teething Products

Jan. 27, 2017 — Certain homeopathic teething products marketed by Hyland contain belladonna, also known as deadly nightshade, “sometimes far exceeding the amount claimed on the label,” according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. “The agency is warning consumers that homeopathic teething tablets containing belladonna pose an unnecessary risk to infants and children, and urges consumers not to use ...

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Flu Hospitalizations, Deaths Increasing: CDC

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Even though this year’s flu season appears to be an typical one particular so far, much more hospitalizations are getting reported and deaths are escalating, federal health officials reported Friday. And it will be numerous weeks just before the season peaks, said Lynnette Brammer, an epidemiologist with the ...

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What’s Your Leadership IQ?

Does this sound familiar? Joan is a engineer at a worldwide energy business with an exceptional track record of outstanding technical performance across numerous projects. Her overall performance reviews consistently identify as a “star technical engineering performer,” and she was not too long ago promoted to the head of the company’s Engineering Operations with 25 direct reports and a total ...

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Scientists Create Part-Human, Part-Pig Embryo

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) — It might sound like science fiction, but researchers have successfully utilized human stem cells to produce embryos that are part-human, component-pig. Scientists said the extended-variety objective is to much better realize and treat an array of human diseases. The researchers hope to ultimately cultivate human tissue that can ...

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No More Nods—Say What You Think

I don’t hear any better simply because I’m blind, but going blind made me a greater listener and a better leader. I’ll explain how by describing my leadership group meetings at ODC Construction. As ODC grew from significantly less than a dozen corporate workers operating collectively informally in a strip mall storefront to far more than 100 operating in several ...

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Antibiotic Overuse Behind 'Superbug' Outbreak

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Jan. 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Overuse of antibiotics triggered a extreme diarrhea outbreak in British hospitals that started in 2006, a new study reports. Researchers analyzed hospital information associated to the outbreak of Clostridium difficile, a “superbug” gut infection. The investigators concluded that lowering the use of fluoroquinolones — antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin ...

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What Matters?! What You Do and How You Do It

What matters? Good question, right? Nicely, we like to think so. What matters to us appropriate now is sharing with you just what we imply by What Matters?! When we talk about What Matters?!, we are referring to a set of navigational tools named the What Matters?! framework. The framework consists of a set of 5 practices and mindsets that ...

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Fate of Lesser-Know Affordable Care Act Benefits Uncertain

Fate of Lesser-Known Obamacare Benefits Not Known Jan. 24, 2017 — As President Donald Trump requires the 1st actions toward his promised “repeal and replace” of the Affordable Care Act, it is not clear what advantages — if any — will stay in a new law. Just hours soon after taking office final week, Trump signed an executive order directing ...

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Training Top 125 Best Practice: Scenario-Based Driving at AT&T Inc.

In industries where security isn’t an alternative, simulation is used to train. In a simulated environment, you can test the student’s limits by implementing genuine-planet scenarios that can’t be safely replicated in a live atmosphere. This is the core of integrated solution provider AT&ampT Inc.’s Scenario-Based Driving system. AT&ampT operates a single of the largest private fleets in the planet ...

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