Nov 252013
 

( Johns Hopkins Medicine ) Rats whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet during pregnancy and nursing were able to stave off some of the detrimental health effects of obesity by exercising during their adolescence, new Johns Hopkins research shows.

Nov 252013
 

LipoSonix is used for body contouring. It reduces fat volume by focusing high-intensity ultrasound energy on the problem-area, causing no harm to the skin or surrounding tissue and organs, while disrupting fat cells. Once these have been broken down, one …

Nov 252013
 

A private hospital owner was fined SR100,000 for selling unlicensed drugs at a pharmacy, which had been operating without a qualified pharmacist. The fine was slapped on instructions from Health Minister Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah.

Nov 252013
 

PLANO, Texas, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Assured Pharmacy, Inc. (OTCQB: APHY), today announced that it has extended the expiration of its previously announced tender offer to exchange 16% Senior Convertible Debentures (the "Eligible Debentures") and warrants to purchase common stock (the "Eligible Warrants") (collectively the "Eligible Securities") for either: Option #1: The issuance of …

Nov 252013
 

By Shereen Jegtvig NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Most people with diabetes can safely get their medications though mail order pharmacies, a new study suggests. Mail order pharmacies are convenient, especially for people with disabilities or who can't get to the pharmacy to pick up their regular orders, researchers said. "Mail order pharmacy use is actually fairly common in the United States and …

Nov 252013
 

Town Hall
Obamacare: Female Cancer Patient Dropped from Employer-Based Health Plan
Town Hall
Another categorical vow from the Obamacare set is that lower-income Americans will qualify for generous taxpayer subsidies to offset rising health costs. A National Journal analysis concluded that for a majority of families and individuals forced into

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Nov 252013
 

The Denver Channel
Colorado Far Behind Health Insurance Goal
CBS Local
View More · Health News. DENVER (AP) – Colorado is dramatically behind its goals for getting people to sign up for health insurance under the new health care law, prompting demands from exchange board members for better stewardship of public money.
6K sign up for Colo. health insurance, state needs 136K+ enrolleesThe Denver Channel

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Nov 252013
 
How to make mental health care work
CNN
Mental health officials initially said that after a psychological evaluation for the younger Deeds, they had been unsuccessful in finding a bed at a psychiatric hospital for him. But nearby hospitals later said that they had available space but were
Report: Deeds blames local mental-health agency in son's deathWashington Post
Creigh Deeds Faults Local Mental Health Services For Son's SuicideHuffington Post

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Nov 252013
 

WASHINGTON – The primary aim of the Affordable Care Act is to reduce the number of uninsured Americans. Even if the new federal health law accomplishes that goal, states still must grapple with the relatively high cost and low quality of U.S. health care.

Nov 252013
 

HURON COUNTY — Affordable primary health care for the underinsured and uninsured should be available by Feb. 24, Huron Medical Center Jan Sternberg told the Huron County Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday.