Notable News for the Week: June 15th, 2018

Notable News for the Week: June 15th, 2018

Metabolic Risk Tied to Both Too Much and Too Little Sleep: https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/322126.php

Both too much and too little sleep can be harmful to your health, a new study finds.

Salmonella Prompts Precut Melon Recall in 8 States:  https://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/news/20180611/salmonella-prompts-precut-melon-recall-in-8-states

Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina and Ohio are affected by the recall.

Poplar Bluff VA Medical Nursing Home Gets 4-Star Rating: http://www.kfvs12.com/story/38427465/poplar-bluff-va-medical-nursing-home-gets-4-star-rating

The nursing home received a four star rating during its annual performance review.

Judge Upholds Missouri Law That Restricts Access to Abortion Pill: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/391898-judge-upholds-missouri-law-that-restricts-access-to-abortion

One-Third of Adults in US Taking Drugs That May Cause Depression: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/13/hundreds-of-commonly-used-drugs-can-cause-depression-study-finds.html

A recent study shows that 200 commonly used prescriptions list depression or suicide listed as potential side effects.

Community Health Centers Continue to See Huge Demand for Services: http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20180614/NEWS/180619937/community-health-centers-continue-to-see-huge-demand-for-services

Child in Idaho has Plague: https://www.webmd.com/children/news/20180614/child-in-idaho-has-plague

A child in Idaho has been diagnosed with the plague.

Scientists Identify New Subtype of Prostate Cancer: https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180614/Scientists-identify-new-subtype-of-prostate-cancer.aspx

Accelerated Brain Maturation Linked to Stress in Childhood: https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180615/Accelerated-brain-maturation-linked-to-stress-in-childhood.aspx

Accelerated maturation of certain areas of the brain have been observed when the study subjects underwent negative experiences such as illness or divorce.

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