Racial Disparities Still Continue to Persist in Hospital Readmissions
Black patients enrolled in Medicare Advantage plans were 64 percent more likely to be readmitted.
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Senate Republicans Put Off Health-Care Vote
Senate Republican leaders have abandoned plans to vote on legislation overhauling the Affordable Care Act this week, bowing to opposition within their own party and demands...
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AMA opposed to Senate Health Care bill
The AMA sent a letter to Senate leaders stating its overwhelming disapproval with the U.S. Senate's proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. The Senate Better...
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Here's How Much More Individual Health Insurance Would Cost if the Senate Bill Passes
Early retirement would get more expensive for many older adults if the Senate health care bill becomes law, according to projections released Monday by the nonpartisan...
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6 Reasons Your Life Care Plan Should Include Arizona
Where do you want to live in retirement? Have you considered Arizona? While many retirees flock to Florida and other coastal areas, the Grand Canyon State may be an even better...
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The Workout That's Just As Effective As Physical Therapy For Back Pain
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Planned Parenthood Still Believes It Can Win the Culture Wars
The United States Congress is trying hard to defund Planned Parenthood, once and for all. For a period of one year, the proposed American Health Care Act would prohibit federal...
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Carbon nanotubes show great potential to facilitate neuronal regeneration
Carbon nanotubes exhibit interesting characteristics rendering them particularly suited to the construction of special hybrid devices - consisting of biological issue and...
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Alkermes initiates phase 3 study of adjunctive MDD treatment
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Is there an alternative to the census?
The population census is costly, but replacing it could severely hamstring Australia's planning.
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Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases , Stress
Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
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Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...
Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication
Insomnia medication Zolpidem may work well in improving the conditions like coma recovery and vegetative states, finds a new review study.
Professor's Response To Mom Who Missed Class Is Going Viral For All The...
Professor's kind response to student's absence goes viral Finding good, reliable childcare can be a real challenge for parents, and sometimes even the best options fall though...
Potential Biomarkers To Identify Benign Pancreatic Lesions
The levels of two proteins VEGF-A and CEA are used to identify pancreatic cysts that will not develop into cancerous lesions.
This Man's Viral Tinder Profile Shows Why Honesty Can Be the Best Policy
Rodale Inc. Dustin gave it to Tinder straight as he could, and the Internet loves it When creating a dating profile, honesty is always the best policy. After all, no one is...