Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Webscout Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on healthcare and wellness from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Health Highlights: March 3, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/697057/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Escape of Dangerous Bacteria in Louisiana Research Lab Remains a Mystery</b></li> <li><b>Ebola Outbreak Slowing, But Fight Against Disease Must Continue: U.N.</b></li> <li><b>U.S. Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Sues Employer</b></li> </ul> </div> Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:56:00 -0500 Health Highlights: March 2, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/697020/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>U.S. Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Sues Employer</b></li> <li><b>Leprosy Cases on the Rise in Two Florida Counties</b></li> <li><b>Antipsychotics Overprescribed to Seniors With Dementia: Report</b></li> <li><b>Nearly 1 Billion Teens, Young Adults at Risk for Hearing Loss: WHO</b></li> </ul> </div> Mon, 2 Mar 2015 08:40:00 -0500 Health Highlights: March 1, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696939/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Nearly 1 Billion Teens, Young Adults at Risk for Hearing Loss: WHO</b></li> <li><b>Actor Leonard Nimoy Dies of COPD at Age 83</b></li> <li><b>U.S. Military Ends Ebola Mission in Liberia</b></li> <li><b>U.S. Abstinence Programs in Africa Ineffective Against HIV/AIDS: Study</b></li> <li><b>Restrict Use of New Meningitis Vaccines: Experts</b></li> </ul> </div> Sun, 1 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 26, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696899/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Task Force Recommends Major Changes to VA Health System</b></li> <li><b>Painkiller Abuse Linked to HIV Outbreak in Indiana</b></li> <li><b>Concerns Raised About Anesthesia Use in Young Children</b></li> </ul> </div> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:04:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 25, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696845/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Lawsuit Launched Over Beneful Kibble Dog Food</b></li> <li><b>Researchers Question Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines</b></li> <li><b>Paying HIV Patients to Take Medications Doesn't Work: Study</b></li> <li><b>Flu Drug May Help in Early Stages of Ebola Infection: Study</b></li> <li><b>U.K. First to Approve Three-Parent Babies</b></li> </ul> </div> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 08:35:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 24, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696800/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>'Bionic Eye' Enables Man to See Wife for First Time in Years</b></li> <li><b>U.S. Uninsured Rate Lowest in Seven Years: Poll</b></li> <li><b>Marijuana Now Legal in Alaska</b></li> </ul> </div> Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:05:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 23, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696756/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Endoscope Cleaning Problems Known by FDA Since Late 2013</b></li> <li><b>One Patient Dead in Superbug Outbreak in North Carolina</b></li> <li><b>Nursing Home Quality Website Tightens Standards</b></li> </ul> </div> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 09:08:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 20, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696719/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Wrong Tax Info Sent to 800,000 HealthCare.gov Customers</b></li> <li><b>Strong Opposition to Release of Gene-Modified Mosquitoes in Florida Keys</b></li> <li><b>Public Access to Genetic Tests Made Easier by FDA</b></li> <li><b>Rapid Ebola Test Approved by WHO</b></li> </ul> </div> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:47:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 19, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696652/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Huge Food Recall After Peanut Traces Found in Cumin</b></li> <li><b>Gene Therapy Vaccination Technique Protects Monkeys Against HIV</b></li> </ul> </div> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:25:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 18, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696614/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Gene Therapy Vaccination Technique Protects Monkeys Against HIV</b></li> <li><b>More Than 11 Million Signed Up For Subsidized Health Coverage: White House</b></li> <li><b>Breast Milk Consumption Growing Trend Among Body Builders</b></li> <li><b>Babies of Teen Fathers at Greater Risk for Genetic Defects: Study</b></li> </ul> </div> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 09:04:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 17, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696567/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Nestle Switching to Natural Flavors, Colors in Chocolate Products</b></li> <li><b>Women's Libido Pill Resubmitted for FDA Approval</b></li> </ul> </div> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:31:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 16, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696527/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Schools Reopen in Ebola-Stricken Liberia</b></li> <li><b>Nutrisca Dog Food Recalled</b></li> <li><b>New, Aggressive HIV Strain in Cuba</b></li> <li><b>U.S. Govt. Approves Genetically Modified Apples</b></li> </ul> </div> Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:02:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 14, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696507/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>U.S. Govt. Approves Genetically Modified Apples</b></li> <li><b>Most Research on U.S. Health Care System Doesn't Use Gold Standard: Study</b></li> </ul> </div> Sat, 14 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 13, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696493/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>Most Research on U.S. Health Care System Doesn't Use Gold Standard: Study</b></li> <li><b>Mad Cow Disease Case Confirmed in Canada</b></li> <li><b>Ebola Victims Infectious For Week After Death: Study</b></li> </ul> </div> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 08:52:00 -0500 Health Highlights: Feb. 12, 2015 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696435/ <div class="byline"><ul> <li><b>California's Assisted Suicide Ban Faces Legal Challenge</b></li> <li><b>San Francisco BART Commuters May Have Been Exposed to Measles</b></li> <li><b>New Law Aims to Reduce Suicides Among U.S. Veterans</b></li> </ul> </div> Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:45:00 -0500