Sep 072014
 
Generation Health: Baby Boomers Are Defining The Concept Of Healthy Aging
Huffington Post (blog)
And now, let's take that metaphor and apply it to what is now our generation's new challenge: healthy aging. I'm concerned about it. You're concerned about it. In many ways, we are aging in a healthier manner than any generation before us. You've heard

Sep 072014
 
Health and wealth in Montana: L&C County ranks among top 10 percent nationally
Helena Independent Record
Nationally, a cluster of six counties in the Appalachians of eastern Kentucky ranked as the hardest places to live based on health and wealth, with Clay County ranking at the bottom of 3,135 counties. On the top of the rankings, six of the top 10

Sep 072014
 

Latin Post
How People Feel About Their Employer-Sponsored Health Plans
New York Times
We're still waiting to get really good information about how people who have bought health plans on the new state marketplaces are liking them. There's some early polling evidence that people are happy to have coverage — but also some accounts that …
What's behind health regulators' bickering over Prop. 45?Los Angeles Times
What Interns Need to Know About Health InsuranceHuffington Post
Micah Weinberg: Prop 45 threatens California's health reform success storySan Jose Mercury News
LA Daily News
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Sep 072014
 

Wall Street Journal
Health-Spending Growth Remained Modest in 2013
Wall Street Journal
The growth of U.S. health spending remained at historic lows in 2013, but it is projected to accelerate with a rebounding economy and expanded insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, new federal figures show. National health-care spending is …
THANKS TO OBAMA CARE YOUR PREMIUMS PAY FOR HEALTH CARE Sky Valley Chronicle

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Sep 072014
 
Health and Hierarchy
Truth-Out
If there's one thing we American's love, it's a health fad. Whether it's the paleo diet, cross-fit, vitamin supplements or hot-yoga, we gravitate towards just about anything that promises us improved health and well-being. And why shouldn't we? Health

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Sep 072014
 
Companies race to adjust health-care benefits as Affordable Care Act takes hold
Washington Post
Large businesses expect to pay between 4 and 5 percent more for health-care benefits for their employees in 2015 after making adjustments to their plans, according to employer surveys conducted this summer. Few employers plan to stop providing benefits …

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Sep 072014
 
Health writer aims to teach, help community
The Courier-Journal
I am a founding member of the Health & Fitness staff, which started in 2003 and has earned the newspaper accolades, such as a first-place Best of Gannett Award for coverage of "GO, KIDS, GO," a C-J-driven fitness program for kids. The section continues

Sep 072014
 
A Peek At Stream Health
Huffington Post
Today marks the first day of Stream Health, a conference put on by the advertising holding company WPP, which will be held at the Medical City in Lake Nona in Orlando, Florida from Sept. 7 to 10. (Disclosure: AOL, the parent company of The Huffington

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Sep 072014
 

Wall Street Journal
College Try: To Offset Tuition, a Bet on Health Care
Wall Street Journal
The idea: If investors buy mutual funds or exchange-traded funds that focus on health care, they might be able to take advantage of rising health-care prices to generate returns they could later use to pay tuition.

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Sep 072014
 

Wall Street Journal
Apple's Next Big Focus: Your Health
Wall Street Journal
"When Apple does it, consumers perceive it as more mainstream," said Ari Caroline, chief analytics officer for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, one of several health-care institutions building apps to work with Apple's offerings
Apple flexes its muscles with push into health and fitnessThe Australian

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