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Mental health support in north Wales 'unfair'
BBC News
People suffering from mental health conditions in north Wales face "unnecessary barriers" to receiving support, a charity has said. Mind Cymru added the variation in levels of available across the country was "very concerning". Laura Burton, 22, a ...

The Hill

Ebola deaths rise to 26, says Congo health ministry
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's health ministry says there is one new death from Ebola, bringing to 26 the number of deaths from the deadly outbreak in Equateur province in the country's northwest. Four new cases have been confirmed as Ebola, said the ...
The Ebola superhighway: Why the new outbreak terrifies public ...The Hill

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A longtime Google investor draws this simple chart on a napkin to explain health tech to company founders
Krishna Yeshwant, a doctor and investor with GV, Alphabet's venture firm, takes a lot of meetings with entrepreneurs that have lofty goals to fix health care. But different patients have different needs. So to help entrepreneurs empathize with their ...

New York Times

How New Abortion Restrictions Would Affect Women's Health Care
New York Times
But the proposed rules, which the Department of Health and Human Services submitted Thursday night, have raised complicated questions about the fate of Planned Parenthood and other reproductive health organizations that provide both family planning ...
What Trump's new abortion rule could mean for women's healthQuartz
HHS could announce Title X regulations banning Planned Parenthood
Trump Administration to Tie Health Facilities' Funding to Abortion RestrictionsNew York Times
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Weekend: Mental Health Moment
The Courier
By TIFFANY POTTKOTTER. Making that first step of scheduling an appointment is often the most daunting, but how do you know what to expect at that first appointment? How do you make the most of it? Here are a few tips: • Arrive on time for all ...

New York Times

WHO Says New Ebola Outbreak Is Not Yet a Top Health Emergency
New York Times
GENEVA — The World Health Organization said Friday that a six-week-old outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo was worrisome and must be aggressively controlled, but does not warrant its top designation as an international ...
WHO raises Ebola health risk to 'very high' in DR Congo, not yet international emergencyCNN
WHO says Ebola outbreak in Congo is not yet a global health emergencyWashington Post
Ebola Outbreak: How Worried Should We Be?NPR

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Blind people 'cannot read' health advice, says RNIB
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People with sight loss can suffer because they cannot read advice about health services, a charity has claimed. The Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) Cymru said it left many people missing appointments and confused about taking medication.


Thomas Health System holds special hepatitis screening clinic
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) — The hepatitis A outbreak hitting our region has had many people worried about contracting the virus. Lines at health departments and clinics have been growing longer as the number of confirmed cases continue to rise.

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Voice of America

World Bank Head Calls for Business-like Effort on Health, Education
Voice of America
The fight against poverty needs to work aggressively on improving the health and education of young people and the defenseless. That was the opinion of non-government organization and development officials who spoke at the Milken Institute Global ...


Orange County restaurants shut down by health inspectors (May 11-18)
Restaurants and other food businesses closed by health inspectors in Orange County from May 11 to 18, 2018: Best Vegetarian World, 5110 Westminster Ave., Suite I, Santa Ana. Closed: May 18; Reason: Cockroach infestation. Incheonwon BBQ House ...

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