Jan 222016

Tinder app adds health section, STD-test locator
Tinder users will see a new feature in their dating app next time they log in: a health safety section that links to a free HIV and STD testing-site locator. The new feature links directly to Healthvana, a patient engagement platform that links sexual

Jan 202016

Beatrice pharmacy owner waiting sentencing found dead
Lincoln Journal Star
BEATRICE — A Beatrice pharmacy owner who was set to be sentenced in March for defrauding Medicaid was found dead Monday evening. Tod A. Lundberg, 50, was found dead in the basement of his residence at 600 Grable Ave. shortly after 6 p.m.. Beatrice …
Beatrice Pharmacist Facing Sentencing, Found Deadkwbe

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Jan 202016

The New Yorker
The Many Problems With Bernie Sanders's Health-Care Plan
The New Yorker
Sanders can make a case that switching to a single-payer health-care system would be beneficial, given the amount of waste and inefficiency in our current system. But he needs to stop pretending that it would be easy. Credit Photograph by Joshua Lott / …
For Now, Bernie Sanders's Health Plan Is More of a Tax PlanNew York Times
Mr. Sanders needs to come clean about the funding for his health-care planWashington Post
Bernie Sanders Releases Outline of Universal Health Care Plan—And It's Pretty Mother Jones
Reason (blog) -Forbes
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Jan 132016

The Inquisitr
Human trials will test freeze-dried poop pills as a weight-loss treatment
If you want to lose weight, a new diet or gym membership sounds a whole lot better than consuming someone else's poop in pill form, but that's exactly the method researchers are about to investigate in a clinical trial that's been approved for later
Weight-Loss Pills Filled With Freeze-Dried Poop May Help You Shed Unwanted PoundsThe Inquisitr
Weight Loss Pills Lined with Dried Human Feces Are Being Tested to Combat ObesityLatin Post
Freeze-dried supplements containing human poo are being tested for weight lossNEWS.com.au
People Magazine -Medical Daily -New York Daily News
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Jan 092016

Allentown Morning Call
Top 3 health tips: Best winter foods for weight loss
Allentown Morning Call
Sure, there are lots of creamy soups, cookies, casseroles, and Netflix marathons, but at the same time, there are tons of seasonal superfoods high in the right nutrients to help you lose weight. Here are three top winter foods for weight loss. They are

Dec 272015

NBC Bay Area
Sonoma County Healthcare Facility Damaged in Early Morning Fire
NBC Bay Area
Some people in need of medical help will have to drive much further after a Saturday morning fire seriously damaged a healthcare center in Sonoma County. Crews arrived at the Russian River Health Center, 16319 Third Street in Guerneville, about 2:30 a
Fire rips through health care center in Guernevilleabc7news.com

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Dec 242015

Youth Health Magzine
Want the best results out of your weight loss surgery? Get some sun!
Seasonal sun exposure — a key factor in the body's natural ability to make vitamin D — plays a substantial role in how well people do after weight loss surgery, new research has found. Results of the study reveal interplay among vitamin D status
Sunlight Exposure May Boost Weight Loss Surgery OutcomesYouth Health Magzine

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Aug 042015

New York Times
Puerto Ricans Brace for Crisis in Health Care
New York Times
MAYAGÜEZ, P.R. — The first visible sign that the health care system in Puerto Rico was seriously in trouble was when a steady stream of doctors — more than 3,000 in five years — began to leave the island for more lucrative, less stressful jobs on
Don't blame Medicaid for rise in health care spendingSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Medicare and Medicaid: Achieving Health Equity In America | CommentaryRoll Call
Meet The California Family That Has Made Health Policy Its BusinessNPR

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May 292015

People Magazine
Demi Lovato on Living with Mental Illness: 'I Am Functioning like a Very Happy
People Magazine
Since learning of her diagnosis during treatment years ago, Lovato has done her best to raise awareness about mental health issues by speaking publicly about her own struggles and starting a treatment scholarship program in honor of her father, Patrick
Demi Lovato helps launch new mental health campaignEntertainment Weekly (blog)
Demi Lovato launches mental health campaign, talks 'positive outlook'Los Angeles Times
Demi Lovato speaks out on mental health issuesCBS News
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette -Health.com
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May 212015

Board approves state worker health care cuts
State workers' main out-of-pocket health care costs will double next year, after the Group Insurance Board approved changes Tuesday to save $85 million over two years. The cuts, to begin Jan. 1, were requested in Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget and …

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