Monthly Archives: July 2015

These 2 big states saw big changes from Obamacare – CNBC

CNBC These 2 big states saw big changes from ObamacareCNBCCalifornia and Texas are different in many ways—including in their levels of enthusiasm about Obamacare—but the two huge states are seeing similar effects from the Affordable Care Act. Two new studies

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Record Heat: How the Body Reacts to Soaring Temperatures – ABC News

ABC News Record Heat: How the Body Reacts to Soaring TemperaturesABC NewsOfficials in both Iran and Iraq declared a mandatory holiday this month after temperatures soared far into the triple digits. In Iraq, temperatures reached a sweltering 126 degrees and

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European Coca-Cola bottlers hold talks over merger – Financial Times

Financial Times European Coca-Cola bottlers hold talks over mergerFinancial TimesCoca-Cola Enterprises, the bottler of Coke products for western Europe, is in discussions to merge with its Iberian and German counterparts in a three-way deal that would further simplify the manufacturing

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Third death blamed on Bronx Legionnaires’ outbreak – Newsday

Forbes Third death blamed on Bronx Legionnaires' outbreakNewsdayAt least 57 people in New York City have been infected with Legionnaires' disease, and three have now died from the infection, Mayor Bill de Blasio's office said Friday afternoon. The tally was

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Obamacare tried to create alternatives to for-profit health insurance. They’re … – Vox

Chicago Tribune Obamacare tried to create alternatives to for-profit health insurance. They're …VoxObamacare's co-op plans are in trouble. The consumer-operated and -oriented plans — co-ops, for short — launched with Obamacare grant money as nonprofit insurers to sell on the

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Here’s the cost of transgender living – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal Here's the cost of transgender livingLas Vegas Review-JournalAhlberg made the bold decision to transition from male to female nearly 40 years ago during a time when coming out as transgender was far more dangerous and less accepted

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Just Sayin’…Will Obamacare be voted down? – New Pittsburgh Courier

New Pittsburgh Courier Just Sayin'…Will Obamacare be voted down?New Pittsburgh CourierThe U.S. Senate will vote this week or next to fully repeal the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). The Democrats held a conference Sunday to discuss how repealing this law would

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Clinton releasing health, tax records – Washington Post

TIME Clinton releasing health, tax recordsWashington PostHillary Rodham Clinton's doctor has pronounced her fit and healthy despite a concussion and associated medical problems in 2012, according to an assessment released by the Clinton campaign on Friday. Clinton is a healthy

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Suffolk health officials recommend suspending some activities at Blydenburgh … – Newsday

Rapid News Network Suffolk health officials recommend suspending some activities at Blydenburgh …NewsdayWith a mosquito sample collected July 21 at Blydenburgh County Park in Smithtown testing positive for West Nile virus, officials have advised suspending park activities from 6 p.m.

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HPV Vaccine Rates Still Lag – MedPage Today

MedPage Today HPV Vaccine Rates Still LagMedPage Todaysavesaved. register today. Earn Free CME Credits by reading the latest medical news in your specialty. sign up. by Molly Walker Contributing Writer. Action Points. HPV vaccination rates for teens are considerably lower

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Donald Trump Hates Obamacare — So I Asked Him How He’d Replace It – Forbes

Forbes Donald Trump Hates Obamacare — So I Asked Him How He'd Replace ItForbesDonald Trump's actual positions on policy are totally incoherent. (Photo by Christopher Gregory/Getty Images). Donald Trump is leading in numerous major polls of GOP presidential candidates. And

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Capital Region locations receive medical marijuana permits – NEWS10 ABC

NEWS10 ABC Capital Region locations receive medical marijuana permitsNEWS10 ABCALBANY, NY (NEWS 10) – The New York State Department of Health announced Friday the recipients of permits to manufacture and dispense medical marijuana in the state. Two companies secured the

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Legionnaires’ Disease — Another Summer Scourge From Unexpected Places – Forbes

Forbes Legionnaires' Disease — Another Summer Scourge From Unexpected PlacesForbesA Legionnaires' disease outbreak in the Bronx, has sickened at least 46 and killed 2 thus far. This follows a cluster earlier this year in Flushing, and regular, sporadic cases totaling

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Exercise during teens reaps long-term benefits for women, study shows – Reuters

Reuters Exercise during teens reaps long-term benefits for women, study showsReutersNEW YORK Playing team sports and exercising during adolescence can have long-lasting benefits for women and may even reduce their risk of dying from cancer and other causes later in

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Boy Gets New Hands: I’m The Same Kid With Cool New Hands – Ledger Gazette

Boy Gets New Hands: I'm The Same Kid With Cool New HandsLedger GazetteA team of 40 medical experts at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in the United States have performed the first-ever double hand transplant on a child after a

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