Jan 152014
 

We retain our Neutral recommendation on Health Net following continued soft results at its Government Contract segment and its lower health plan enrollment.

Jan 152014
 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — As health officials across the Midwest warn against the widespread reach of the flu virus, select Meijer pharmacies in Michigan will offer free diagnostic testing for influenza and strep throat to eligible patients, enabling Meijer pharmacists to administer tests and, in some cases, fill the matching prescriptions, under strict protocol set by a …

Jan 152014
 

Riverside Health Care Facilities, Inc. and Rainycrest Long-Term Care have branched out to provide convalescent care here. As of Monday (Jan. 13), the facility opened up four beds—two single-bed rooms and one two-bed room—for patients who no longer need to be in hospital but who still are unable to return home. read more

Jan 152014
 

The people who run Washington's new health care exchange are hoping rock 'n roll will inspire more young people to sign up for insurance. On Wednesday, they announced a partnership with a major concert …

Jan 152014
 

Federal prosecutors filed a record number of health care fraud cases last fiscal year, perhaps reflecting the greater emphasis the government has placed on combatting the crime costing taxpayers billions …

Jan 152014
 

Researchers from the University of Toronto (U of T) have found that the theory behind the popular blood type diet–which claims an individual's nutritional needs vary by blood type–is not valid. The findings are published this week in PLoS One.

Jan 152014
 

( University of Toronto ) Researchers from the University of Toronto have found that the theory behind the popular blood type diet — which claims an individual's nutritional needs vary by blood type — is not valid. The findings are published this week in PLoS One. "Based on the data of 1,455 study participants, we found no evidence to support the 'blood-type' diet theory," said the senior …

Jan 152014
 

However, a misstep on the road to our weight loss goals, even after a failed bariatric surgery, doesn't mean we should give up hope. With a revision weight loss surgery performed by the board-certified bariatric surgeons at Beverly Hills Physicians, obesity related problems can finally be overcome. The Beverly Hills Physicians doctors and support staff are experts in revision procedures, like …

Jan 152014
 

Examiner.com
Cameron Diaz tells Dr. Oz about 'Body Book' weight loss tips; fat-blocking tea
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In addition, Dr. Oz considers matcha tea to be effective for weight loss, because it blocks fat and prevents it from being absorbed. It's available as a powder, such as Matcha Green Tea Powder, or in tea bags, such as Kirkland Signature Ito En Matcha