Tag archive for ‘Health’
By admin On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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CVS Health to acquire Aetna for $69 billion in year's largest acquisition

(Reuters) – U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp (CVS.N) said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc (AET.N) for $ 69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending More...

By admin On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Report: Sugar industry hid data on health risks

Big Sugar seems to have copied the Big Tobacco playbook, a new report contends. More than four decades ago, a study in rats funded by the sugar industry found evidence linking the sweetener to heart disease and More...

By admin On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Former CDC director's new effort to tackle global health issues

November 18, 2017, 7:38 AM| Resolve to Save Lives is a five-year, $ 225 million global health initiative that seeks to address major health issues on a global scale. Former director More...

By admin On Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Lidl UK WARNING: Discount supermarket recalls THESE products over possible health risk

LIDL UK has recalled three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because of a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to nuts or a sensitivity to sulphites – but only in the Southampton region. Daily More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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Lidl UK WARNING: Discount supermarket recalls THESE products over possible health risk

LIDL UK has recalled three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because of a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to nuts or a sensitivity to sulphites – but only in the Southampton region. Daily More...

By admin On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Public health experts call for new approach in fighting drug addiction

The opioid crisis that has swept across America continues to be a critical issue, and although there are more than 14,000 facilities around the country dedicated to treating addiction, a group of public health experts More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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IUDs may have a surprising health benefit

IUD contraceptive devices may reduce a woman’s risk of cervical cancer by about a third, a new review concludes. Researchers think IUDs might promote an immune response that kills off human papillomavirus More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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In Reversal, Notre Dame Says Health Plans Will Still Cover Birth Control

Enlarge this image Hesburgh Library is seen at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind., in 2014.  More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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Olympian Rebecca Adlington champions the health benefits of pork

AFTER her recent Celebrity MasterChef appearance, the double gold Olympic medallist has revealed her recipe for a mid-week tasty meal. Daily Express :: Food Feed  More...

By admin On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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Patients, Health Insurers Challenge Iowa's Effort To Privatize Medicaid

Enlarge this image Neal Siegel, who lives with his girlfriend, Beth Wargo, is one of six disabled Iowans suing the state over its privatized Medicaid program.  More...