Tag archive for ‘Health’
By admin On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

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

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

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

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...

By admin On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

How Messing With Our Body Clocks Can Raise Alarms With Health

Credit: Katherine Streeter for NPR Research that helped discover the clocks running in every cell in our bodies earned three scientists More...

By admin On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Ways to boost bone health as you age

Everything hangs on your bones — literally — so it makes sense to take care of them if you want to stay active into your golden years. One of the growing risks the human body faces as you age is increasing frailty, More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017

Graham-Cassidy health care bill on life support after Sen. Collins says she'll vote “no”

September 25, 2017, 7:38 PM| The latest iteration of Republican health care reform is on life support after Sen. Susan Collins says she’ll vote “no” on a proposal from More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017

New version of Graham-Cassidy health care bill amid GOP divide

September 25, 2017, 7:15 AM| A CBS News poll finds most Americans do not support the last-ditch Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. Just 20 percent approve of the bill More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Marc Short claims health care bill guarantees pre-existing conditions coverage

White House Director of Legislative Affairs Marc Short is defending the proposed Graham-Cassidy bill — Republicans’ last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act — by countering More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

5 Americans Talk About How A Health Law Overhaul Would Affect Them

Enlarge this image Charlene Yurgaitis gets health insurance through Medicaid in Pennsylvania. It covers the counseling and medication she and her doctors say she More...