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The Verge

Google Fit is getting redesigned with new health-tracking rings
The Verge
Google says that its rings are informed by health recommendations from the American Heart Association (AHA) and the World Health Organization (WHO). Every day, users will be encouraged to complete two goals: one based on “move minutes” and another ...
Google Fit relaunch focuses on coaching, heart healthSeeking Alpha
Google Fit Gets a Big UI Update With Two Health FocusesDroid Life
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CNN

Trump's coal emissions rollbacks will be bad for country's health, experts say
CNN
(CNN) The Environmental Protection Agency will allow states to set their own emission standards for coal-fueled power plants under the newly proposed Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) Rule. The plan, announced Tuesday, will "establish guidelines for states ...
The EPA's Proposed Replacement of Obama-Era Clean Power Plan Threatens the Health of ThousandsFortune
5 Ways Trump's Clean Power Rollback Strips Away Health, Climate ProtectionsInsideClimate News
Health Groups Say EPA's Air Pollution Plan Will Cost LivesMedPage Today
The Hill -EPA
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CVS Health: What Now?
Seeking Alpha
CVS Health (CVS) is becoming a one-stop shop powerhouse health sector play. It now has well over 1,000 walk-in medical clinics offering check-ups, screenings, and immunizations, among other services. CVS Health is also a leading pharmacy benefits ...

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NPR

Michigan Health Director To Stand Trial In Flint Deaths
NPR
District Judge David Goggins on Monday decided the state has enough evidence to warrant bounding Nick Lyon, director of Michigan's Department of Health and Human Services, over for trial. The charges stem from the deaths of two men from Legionnaires' ...
Michigan's top public health official to stand trial for 2 deaths connected with Flint water crisisCNN
Top State Health Official to Stand Trial for Flint Water Crisis RoleFRONTLINE
Michigan health director Nick Lyon to face trial on Flint chargesDetroit Free Press
PBS NewsHour -MLive.com -KKTV 11 News
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ESPN

When making the NBA isn't a cure-all: Mental health and black athletes
ESPN
Both initially agreed to be interviewed, but when it came time to share their story, only Marcus felt comfortable enough to be quoted about his mental health issues. Confidentiality remains a major concern of NBA players who are dealing with mental ...



New York Times

The Secret to Keeping Black Men Healthy? Maybe Black Doctors
New York Times
The study, published in June by the National Bureau for Economic Research, involved 702 black men in Oakland, Calif., who came to a clinic for a free health screening. They were randomly assigned to a black male doctor or one who was white or Asian.

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mHealthIntelligence.com

Telemedicine Still Tops Health Execs' Interests, With AI Rising
mHealthIntelligence.com
A survey of roughly 100 health industry executives by Utah-based Reaction Data found that 29 percent see telemedicine as having the biggest impact on healthcare. Another 20 percent picked AI technology, while 11 percent selected mobile data. “Combined ...

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Washington Post

The Health 202: This Republican congressman released an ad touting his vote against Obamacare repeal. Yes, against.
Washington Post
In a year that finds Republicans largely ceding health care as a talking point to Democrats, Rep. David Joyce (R-Ohio) has taken a different approach. Rather than ignore the issue, Joyce released a television ad that ran in his northeast Ohio district ...

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Daily Astorian

Jewell School backs health center grant
Daily Astorian
JEWELL — The Jewell School Board on Monday narrowly approved applying for a grant to start a campus health center that would open to students and residents, despite concerns from board members over letting people and their health issues on campus.



Fox Business

Amazon hires superstar cardiologist, deepens dive into health care
Fox Business
Earlier this year Amazon announced a joint health care venture with Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase, aimed at improving transparency and reducing costs for the three companies' employees. While details regarding the venture are scant, Harvard ...
Amazon hires star cardiologist as it pushes deeper into health careCNNMoney
Amazon hires a star cardiologist to help its push into healthCNBC
Maulik Majmudar, MD on Twitter: "1/ Very emotional day: After decade of medical training (@NorthwesternMed ...Twitter

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