Jan 242016
 

Arizona Daily Star
Legislature should support early childhood education, health care
Arizona Daily Star
8 the Arizona Daily Star reported that Arizona has the third highest rate of uninsured children in the country and is the only state in the nation without an active federal Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Access to high-quality health and

Jan 232016
 

MyStatesman.com
Texas chiropractors pitch questionable weight-loss program
MyStatesman.com
Several Texas chiropractors, including one in the Austin area, have become franchise owners of a Pennsylvania-based weight-loss program that received an F rating from the Better Business Bureau for the past three years and uses a device that federal …

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Jan 222016
 

Xconomy
Always-on Health Care, Always-on Data
Xconomy
Thanks to major shifts to modernize traditional medicine over the last few decades, many more key stake holders across health care are better connected. These new connections—among patients, physicians, hospitals, research organizations, and more

Jan 222016
 

PEOPLE Great Ideas
They're Half Their Size! Our 2016 Weight-Loss Winners Dropped a Whopping 770 Lbs.
PEOPLE Great Ideas
With her military husband deployed for months at a time, Sarah Beasley drowned her sadness in entire cans of chocolate frosting, driving her weight up to 260 lbs. Using the Beachbody program, she lost 120 lbs. and is committed to her daily, 5:30 a.m. …

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Jan 202016
 

Jerusalem Post Israel News
Health Ministry panel to examine forensic medicine practices
Jerusalem Post Israel News
Health Minister Ya'acov Litzman has appointed, together with the Justice and Public Security ministries, a committee of experts to examine forensic medicine as it is practiced in the country. It will be headed by Health Ministry director-general Moshe

Jan 162016
 

The Daily Tar Heel
New pharmacy celebrates grand opening in Student Stores
The Daily Tar Heel
The University's new pharmacy in Student Stores had its grand opening on Wednesday, drawing about 300 students from all over campus. As the grand opening of the pharmacy got underway, a steady stream of students stopped to look, enter the drawing …

Jan 152016
 

NPR
Place A Bet On Your Weight-Loss Goal, And You May Win Twice
NPR
Money is a big motivator. And the prospect of a cash payoff in any sort of gamble is alluring — just think of the Powerball buzz this week. So, what happens when financial incentives are tied to weight-loss goals? A growing body of evidence suggests

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