Alessio baby

A Mother’s Story – Infant Eye Care

Everything was perfect. Alessio was born a healthy, beautiful baby boy. He was gaining weight and thriving. It was an exciting time for our...
Rheumatic fever

Rheumatic Fever On Its Way Out

Prevalence in State comes down to 0.1 per 1,000 people in 2014 Kerala is yet again on a threshold of achieving a milestone in health...

Prescribing Opioids To Seniors: It’s A Balancing Act

The national conversation about the opioid epidemic has mostly focused on young people who buy drugs illegally on the street. But the scrutiny of...
Trump And GOP

For Better Or Worse, Trump And GOP Now Own Health Care

Ownership of the Affordable Care Act has officially been transferred from President Barack Obama and Democrats in Congress to President Donald Trump and congressional...
National Health Protection Scheme

GOI Launches Flagship National Health Protection Scheme

Finance Minister in his budget speech announced world largest government funded healthcare scheme - National Health Protection scheme (NHPS) He said "India cannot realize it...
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A Safety-Net Medical Center Wrestles With Specter of ‘Repeal’

Little surprises Lynda Sutherland, who has been a licensed vocational nurse for 35 years at San Mateo Medical Center. But in the past few...
doxycycline

Doxycycline May Help To Prevent Or Treat PTSD

The common antibiotic doxycycline can disrupt the formation of negative associations in the brain, according to new research from UCL and the University of...
Tom Price

Report: Fired U.S. Attorney Was Probing Tom Price’s Stock Trades

Preet Bharara, a former top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, was investigating stock trades by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price prior to Bharara’s ouster...
Diets

Diets Designed To Boost Brain Health

Diets designed to boost brain health, targeted largely at older adults, are a new, noteworthy development in the field of nutrition. The latest version is...
Senator Chuck Grassley

Senator Chuck Grassley Demands Scrutiny Of Medicare Advantage Plans

Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) wants federal health officials to tighten scrutiny of private Medicare Advantage health plans amid ongoing concern that insurers overbill the government by...