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The Department of Health and Human Services is weighing a price-transparency rule that would make purchasing medical care more like the rest of the economy.
Deroy Murdock. Fox News. Sat, 25 May 2019 17:00:28 GMT.
Pharmacies are a major source of healthcare in many low- and middle-income countries. They could take tests closer to people, and help address the last mile problem of getting essential diagnostic tests to those who need them the most.
By Madhukar Pai, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 25 May 2019 12:06:00 +0000.
Many hospitals do not bill patients' health insurance if they were injured in auto accidents, instead opting to file liens for their full charges. The practice varies widely depending on state law and provider agreements.
Tara Bannow. Modern Healthcare. Sat, 25 May 2019 01:00:00 EDT.
It is well known that people who sleep fewer than five hours a night can expect memory problems but a UCL study found the same effects in those who get a healthy-sounding nine hours a night.
Daily Mail. Sat, 25 May 2019 04:31:51 GMT.
Probiotics are beneficial bacteria that occur naturally in the gut. Some research suggests a link between these good bacteria and a healthy weight. Learn more about probiotics for weight loss here.
Medical News Today. Fri, 24 May 2019 21:00:00 PDT.
FRISCO, Colo. (AP) - Health officials have confirmed a cluster of mumps cases among employees and their associates at Colorado's Arapahoe Basin ski resort. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 24 May 2019 22:38:29 -0400.
President Donald Trump is reportedly ready to release an executive order to mandate the disclosure of healthcare prices in an industry that's used to conducting its business in private, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.
Newsmax. Fri, 24 May 2019 17:38:45 EDT.
Quality of life, health care and the freedom to spend unlimited time in Europe are a few reasons why people are looking into citizenship programs in Malta, Cyprus and Portugal.
Kiplinger. Fri, 24 May 2019 16:45:34 -0400.
Researchers have discovered a new function of ribosomes in human cells that may show the protein-making particle's role in destroying healthy mRNAs, the messages that decode DNA into protein.
Science Daily. Fri, 24 May 2019 13:02:27 EDT.
In Afghanistan, children suffering from the most serious form of malnutrition may die, unless $7 million in funding is found within weeks, UNICEF said on Friday.
UN News Centre. Fri, 24 May 2019 11:12:07 -0400.
East African countries are set to ban skin-lightening products that contain hydroquinone, a medical agent linked to health problems when used in high concentrations. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 24 May 2019 01:56:00 -0400.
Southern Angola faces the worst drought in decades, says the United Nations Children's Fund, with at least 2.3 million people facing high risk of a food security crisis and malnutrition. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 24 May 2019 01:42:00 -0400.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - A woman who oversees regulatory compliance at a private medical practice in southern New Mexico has been named to the state's fledgling ethics commission. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 24 May 2019 00:06:16 -0400.