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Brexit is a bitter pill for many foreign doctors
Even before Britain voted to leave the European Union, the financially strapped NHS was beset by workforce shortages. And Brexit is only making matters worse. Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:21:33 GMT
Custom aorta saves lives, leads to quicker recovery
A personalized approach at the Mayo Clinic, is saving lives for often deadly abdominal aortic aneurysms. Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:29:51 GMT
Without CHIP funding, 1.7 million kids could lose healthcare in weeks
"I'm tired of my daughter's health being used as a political weapon," said Lisa Nunez, whose 11-year-old daughter is a CHIP recipient. Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:19:00 GMT
How the government shutdown might affect your health
In all, the Department of Health and Human Services will send home or furlough about half of its employees, or nearly 41,000 people. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 22:44:00 GMT
New Trump HHS rules reverse Obama protections
New rules from the Health and Human Services Department will let state Medicaid programs freeze out Planned Parenthood and protect religious beliefs of doctors Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:49:53 GMT
Flu season intensifies; 30 children have died
Influenza virus is still spreading. The CDC reports flu activity intensified across the U.S. this week, and 30 children have died this flu season Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:46:26 GMT
Could flu be spread just by breathing?
Influenza virus might be spread simply by breathing, a new flu experiment shows. And here's why that's news. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:31:59 GMT
New 'religious freedom' division sows fears of LGBTQ discrimination
Health and Human Services' creation of a Conscience and Religious Freedom Division is being seen by many as a "license to discriminate." Sat, 20 Jan 2018 16:48:40 GMT
Healthy tweaks to make your diet today, according to nutritionists
Forget fad diets. Try these eight simple changes for a healthier 2018. Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:42:00 GMT
The most commonly believed fitness myths hindering your progress
These misconceptions could be sabotaging your efforts at the gym. Fri, 19 Jan 2018 22:29:00 GMT
How to make a better flu vaccine
Researchers made a mutant flu virus, then used it to make a better influenza vaccine Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:57:38 GMT
Vaccine rates are up, but so are refusals
More U.S. kids are getting their full series of vaccines, but more and more parents are also refusing vaccinations, new health insurance data show. Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:35:51 GMT
How one man lost 50 pounds with 5:2 intermittent fasting
He eats normally five days a week and fasts for two. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:38:00 GMT
Core exercises that are better for your back (and body) than crunches
These exercises protect your back and neck, and target more of your abdominal muscles than crunches alone. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:35:00 GMT
How three first-generation immigrants are using machine learning to improve mental health care
Spring Health's technology looks at the answers of a client assessment and recommends a treatment using a machine-learning algorithm. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:44:00 GMT
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