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The Two Words That Cost Medicare Patients Thousands - Video by NBC | Shared by #1OHWW

Video on msnbc.com: When it comes to Medicare claims, it’s all about the fine print on your hospital chart. Find out how being “under observation” can cost you.
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Frugal Innovations Can Prevent Traffic Deaths

Frugal Innovations Can Prevent Traffic Deaths | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Tough helmet laws have caused the number of helmet wearers in a Vietnamese province to jump from 34 percent to 76 percent. Even then more than 1 million people die in traffic deaths around the world each year — that’s ...
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Unsustainable Prices Of Cancer Drugs, Doctors Backlash

Unsustainable Prices Of Cancer Drugs, Doctors Backlash | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Skyrocketing costs for cancer drugs have triggered a backlash. Anyone who’s fought cancer knows that it’s not just scary, but pricey, too. “A lot of my patients cry — they’re frustrated,” says Dr. Ayalew Tefferi, a hematologist at the Mayo Clinic. ...
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World’s First Bionic Eye Implant

World’s First Bionic Eye Implant | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
LONDON: Surgeons in Manchester have performed the first bionic eye implant in a patient with the most common cause of sight loss in the developed world. Ray Flynn, 80, has dry age-related macular degeneration which has led to the total ...
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Laughter therapy could lead to reduced medication levels in aged care facilities

Laughter therapy could lead to reduced medication levels in aged care facilities | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Canberra's aged care industry is training to harness the power of smiles and laughter to improve the health of residents.
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Study Finds Possible Link Between Biomarkers In Saliva And Alzheimer’s Disease

Study Finds Possible Link Between Biomarkers In Saliva And Alzheimer’s Disease | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
New research suggests that a simple saliva test may someday be able to tell if a person is at risk of developing Alzheimer’s, HealthDay News reported. The early detection of Alzheimer’s related symptoms is critically important for individuals with the ...
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Undiagnosed Mental Health Problems In Children Leads To Troubled Adulthood

Undiagnosed Mental Health Problems In Children Leads To Troubled Adulthood | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
A research has unveiled about the hardships of a child having mental health issues. Researchers said transition into adulthood for these children is not all smooth. In fact, children having symptoms that are so mild that they would not be ...
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Illegal human tissue harvesting - Whistleblower Video

Illegal human tissue harvesting - Whistleblower Video | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
An eight-minute undercover video published Tuesday shows a Planned Parenthood executive discussing how its clinics obtain fetal tissue for scientific research. The July 2014 meeting was arranged by people posing as buyers from a human biologics company who were in ...
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Enhanced Humans – Stylish Prosthetic LIfe

Enhanced Humans – Stylish Prosthetic LIfe | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
After losing a limb, many people feel like they’ve lost control of their lives as well; the Bespoke Innovation custom-made fairings aim to restore both the limbs that were lost and aim to give individuals their lives back. Bespoke has ...
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CHINA : Piloting Against Childhood Obesity – A New Way To Eat

CHINA : Piloting Against Childhood Obesity – A New Way To Eat | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Chinese kids are in a health crisis. Both the chubby little Emperor in a city and the malnourished Chinese kid in a rural village suffer from the downward spiral of changing diets — from fresh-cooked meals to processed convenience foods ...
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Top 10 Ways Lazy Girls Can Lose Weight

Top 10 Ways Lazy Girls Can Lose Weight | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
You want to look fit and fantastic, but you’re too busy for the complicated exercise routines. I’ve heard my friends grumble about fitness a zillion times too. Ah, there’re busy too! It’s a wonder how convincingly a lazy girl can ...
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Electronic Screens – Children Loosing Their Ability To Read

Electronic Screens – Children Loosing Their Ability To Read | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Excessive use of computer games among young people in China appears to be taking an alarming turn and may have particular relevance for American parents whose children spend many hours a day focused on electronic screens. The documentary “Web Junkie,” ...
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Medical Tourism : Lufthansa Offers Care In The Air

Medical Tourism : Lufthansa Offers Care In The Air | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
The further developed Patient Transport Compartment (PTC) is now available on Boeing 747-8 and Airbus A380 flights from the Lufthansa Hubs in Frankfurt and Munich From June 2015, the globally unique “flying intensive care unit” is made available on all ...
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AUSTRALIA: Medicare Locals And The Future Of Primary Care Research

AUSTRALIA: Medicare Locals And The Future Of Primary Care Research | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
The 30th of June saw the end of Medicare Locals, the primary health care bodies that evolved from Divisions of General Practice and were recommended by the Rudd Government’s National Primary Healthcare Strategy. After only four years (at most) of ...
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Remember To Laugh – Even When Alzheimer’s Steals Your Senses And Appetite

Remember To Laugh – Even When Alzheimer’s Steals Your Senses And Appetite | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Greg O’Brien, long-time Cape Cod reporter and newspaperman, has been diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s. Acting on instinct and journalistic grit, Greg has decided to face down the disease and his imminent decline by writing frankly about the journey. Despite ...
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IRS: 7.5 Million Americans Paid Penalty For Lack Of Health Coverage

IRS: 7.5 Million Americans Paid Penalty For Lack Of Health Coverage | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
The IRS released preliminary figures that show about three-quarters of taxpayers indicated they had qualifying health insurance in 2014. About 7.5 million Americans paid an average penalty of $200 for not having health insurance in 2014 — the first year ...
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Research : Why Taking Vacation Is Good For Your Productivity

Research : Why Taking Vacation Is Good For Your Productivity | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
In a study of 54 people vacationing for an average of 23 days, Dr. de Bloom and co-researchers found that measures of health and wellness improved during vacation compared with baseline, peaking at the eighth day before gradually declining. “It ...
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Behavioral Economics : Measuring Hope, Lessons From Rural Myanmar

Behavioral Economics : Measuring Hope, Lessons From Rural Myanmar | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
For those who don’t know, a great new blog about applied development economics was launched last academic year. Managed by some folks over in Cornell’s Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management the “Economics That Really Matters” blog references Theodore ...
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Is Your Biological Age Different From Your Calendar Age ?

Is Your Biological Age Different From Your Calendar Age ? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Feel like you’re 40 years old going on 60? Or maybe, 40 going on 21? Age may be just a number, but medical experts increasingly are saying it might not always be the right number to gauge your health. Everybody ...
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Research: Simple Test In Alzheimer’s Risk Detection

Research: Simple Test In Alzheimer’s Risk Detection | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
A new affordable, non-invasive test that detects electrical activity in the brain may predict the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, scientists say. Researchers from the University of Texas identified a specific variation in brain waves of people with amnestic mild cognitive ...
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SPORTS INJURIES : Would Banning Headers In Soccer Solve The Concussion Problem?

SPORTS INJURIES : Would Banning Headers In Soccer Solve The Concussion Problem? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Germany’s Alexandra Popp and the U.S.’s Morgan Brian collide during a World Cup semifinal in June. Both were injured, but continued to play. Heading the ball in soccer has been accused of causing most concussions. But the hazard may be ...
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Proposed New Rules To Modernize Home Care Safety And Use of Antipsychotic Drugs

Proposed New Rules To Modernize Home Care Safety And Use of Antipsychotic Drugs | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Proposed federal rules would aim to minimize the use of antipsychotic drugs and increase training for nurses in dementia care. After nearly 30 years, the current administration wants to modernize the rules nursing homes must follow to qualify for Medicare and ...
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Healing Outdoors : Real Benefits Of Going Camping

Healing Outdoors : Real Benefits Of Going Camping | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
In his essay Nature, Ralph Waldo Emerson dives into the healing powers of the wilderness. “In the presence of nature,” he wrote, “a wild delight runs through the man, in spite of real sorrows.” It may be century-old wisdom, but ...
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#DontJudgeChallenge – Why Young People Are Choosing To Look Ugly?

#DontJudgeChallenge – Why Young People Are Choosing To Look Ugly? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Thousands of people have been making themselves look “unattractive” and then revealing “flawless beauty” in videos on social media. #DontJudgeChallenge It’s part of a trend called the #DontJudgeChallenge which appears to have been started as a statement against body shaming ...
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More Mammograms May Not Always Mean Fewer Cancer Deaths

More Mammograms May Not Always Mean Fewer Cancer Deaths | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Here’s more evidence that mammograms don’t always deliver the results that women want. They find more small cancers, but don’t lower a woman’s risk of dying of breast cancer, a study finds. The study looked at data from 547 counties ...
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Consumerism : Will Financial Incentives Motivate Patients To Be Healthy?

Consumerism : Will Financial Incentives Motivate Patients To Be Healthy? | ONE HealthCare Worldwide | Scoop.it
Few people seem comfortable with the idea of paying patients to do what they want them to do – sadly, research confirms financial incentives to patients works. I’m not talking about things like wellness programs, which offer reductions in insurance ...
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