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    Identifying & Acknowledging Depression

    Approximately 10% of the American population suffers from depression. Depression is an illness that affects day to day life and destroys families. It is a disorder that controls the mind and its functions, causing loss of appetite, sleeplessness, mood swings, and a deep sense of despair. The symptoms of depression are varied, the severity changes […]

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    Disparity in Hearing Healthcare is Widespread with the Majority Enduring the Devastating Effects of Untreated Hearing Loss

    Story Source SAN LEANDRO, Calif., June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — iHEAR Medical supports the Over-the-Counter (OTC) Hearing Aid Act of 2017, which was recently introduced in Congress to improve access and affordability of hearing aids. About 86% of Americans with hearing loss, over 30 million people, go untreated, making hearing impairment the most common form of […]

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    Next-generation cancer drugs boost immunotherapy responses

    Story Source David McCarthy/SPL Combining cancer treatments can boost remission rates in patients with kidney cancer. An approach to unleashing immune responses against cancer is showing promise in early clinical trials, and may boost the effectiveness of existing therapies. The experimental drugs target a protein called IDO, which starves immune cells by breaking down the […]

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    Finance Careers Focused on Healthcare are Booming

    If you think careers in the field of finance are limited to having jobs in manufacturing and other more “business” like companies, then it’s time to widen your perspective and look beyond the business districts. Finance professionals like accountants, auditors and finance analysts are needed in every field, including, and perhaps even more so, in […]