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PROVIDENCE – Hypnotherapy effectively reduces hot flashes in breast cancer survivors by 80-85 percent, according to a study by a team of researchers affiliated with Women & Infants Hospital. more
PROVIDENCE – Women experiencing reproductive coercion – male behavior to control contraception and pregnancy outcomes – has led a Women & Infants Hospital research team to recommend that health care providers address the subject with their patients. more
SOUTH KINGSTOWN – With a $46,000 grant from the Rhode Island Foundation, VNS Home Health Services is launching an in-home behavioral-health pilot program, the first of its kind in the state. more
The American equity rally that just turned 5 years old is starting to match the 1990s Internet bubble when it comes to its speed. more
Much of the recent controversy over the funding for Rhode Island’s health insurance exchange, Healtsource RI, misses the point of how the exchange fits into a larger vision of health care reform. Hopefully, the bold reform initiative just submitted to the General Assembly by the stakeholder advocacy group HealthRIght (of which I am chairman) will lend some perspective to the reform effort in our state. more
In Maine, the insurer that has enrolled the most Obamacare customers isn’t the state’s well- established Blue Cross Blue Shield plan, owned by WellPoint Inc. It’s WellPoint’s only rival: Maine Community Health Options, a startup that didn’t exist three years ago. more
More than 16,000 individuals and 130 small businesses signed up and paid for health insurance through HealthSource RI as of March 8, the state’s public health benefits exchange said Tuesday. (Updated, 1:22 p.m.) more
The National Cancer Institute recently announced a scientific framework for advancing research on pancreatic cancer, as directed under the Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012. more
Ready to Learn Providence, a school-readiness organization working to close the educational achievement gap, has received a $75,000 grant from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island to fund Let’s Get Moving!, an initiative to help child and family service agencies train and support their staff in enhancing nutrition and exercise programming for children under five. more
Marina Tolou-Shams, a psychologist from the Bradley Hasbro Children’s Research Center, has received a $3.4 million grant to study the behavioral health and associated risk factors of adolescent offenders in the Rhode Island Family Court system. more
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