May 152014
 

( University of Houston ) University of Houston pharmacy students wrapped up the spring semester with a round of awards for excellence in leadership, professional service and clinical skills. Five students — three of whom graduated last week — earned kudos at the state level from the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

May 152014
 

Washington Post
Will Hillary Clinton's health and age be an issue in 2016?
Washington Post
Is Hillary Rodham Clinton healthy enough to be president — or is the prospect of her candidacy so formidable that she's driving her adversaries to desperation? If Clinton decides to run in 2016, her age and health are certain to be talked about, given
Behind the Furor: Why Karl Rove's comments about Hillary's health explodedFox News
Hillary Clinton spokesman slams Karl Rove allegations about her healthLos Angeles Times
Karl Rove 'flat-out lying' about Hillary's health: Clinton campNew York Post
TIME -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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May 152014
 

Newsweek
Being Bullied Is Bad for Your Health
New York Times (blog)
Victims of bullying may develop long-term physical and mental health problems, and now researchers have found one possible reason: Being bullied raises the blood's level of C-reactive protein, or CRP, a marker of systemic inflammation and a risk factor
Bullies Get Health Benefits From Bad Deeds, Study SaysNewsweek
Bullying Is Good For Your HealthTIME
Being a bully may be good for your health, study findsThe Verge
Scientific American
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May 152014
 

KOMO News
VA watchdog says federal prosecutors involved in scandal probe, charges
Fox News
The chief watchdog for the Department of Veterans Affairs confirmed Thursday that his office is working with federal prosecutors to weigh whether criminal charges are warranted in the health care scandal at a Phoenix VA facility. VA acting Inspector
Sen. Murray: Time for 'decisive action' on veterans health careKOMO News
Want to Fix VA Health Care? Get Rid of ItNBCNews.com
Senate hearing on VA health careAZFamily
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May 152014
 
One Reason Health Insurance Premiums Vary So Much
New York Times
A 27-year-old in Jackson pays $336 a month for the second-cheapest silver health plan on Mississippi's s federally run insurance marketplace. That is more than twice as much as the $154 a 27-year-old in Nashville would pay for the same type of policy

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May 152014
 
Obama Administration Approves Cost Control Strategy for Health Procedures
Boston.com
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has given the go-ahead for insurers and employers to use a new cost-control strategy that puts a hard dollar limit on what health plans pay for some expensive procedures, such as knee and hip replacements.

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May 152014
 

Wall Street Journal
Another Breezy Hearing for Obama Health Pick
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Sylvia Mathews Burwell, President Obama's nominee for secretary of health and human services, appeared Wednesday to be on a swift path to confirmation after she sailed through another cordial congressional hearing without promising …
Health secretary nominee faces cordial senatorsazcentral.com
Senators want states to pay up, reimburse $$ lost to health care website failuresWashington Times
Obama health nominee wins bipartisan supportLos Angeles Times
Wall Street Journal
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May 152014
 
US Mines Personal Health Data to Aid Emergency Response
New York Times
René Brunét Jr., a 92-year-old resident of New Orleans, uses a ventilator to help him breathe. The Department of Health and Human Services is developing a device that can alert family members or rescuers when batteries on medical equipment are low.

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May 152014
 

Fox News
Bill Clinton mocks Republicans for Hillary health questions
Fox News
Bill Clinton, in trademark fashion, brushed off questions about his wife's health on Wednesday with a few jokes and a cutting rebuke to Republicans who would bring up the issue. The former president was asked about Hillary Clinton's health at a fiscal
Bill Clinton Rebuts Speculation on His Wife's HealthNew York Times
Wouldn't Questions About Hillary's Health Continue Into Her Presidency?National Review Online (blog)
Bill Clinton 'dumbfounded' by Karl Rove's take on Hillary's healthUSA TODAY
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