Opioids Driving Down Life Expectancy in US

Opioids Driving Down Life Expectancy in US

Opioids Driving Down Life Expectancy in US Rising death rates from opioid abuse are chipping away at Americans’ life spans, a US government study revealed recently. Between Y’s 2000 and 2015, researchers found, US life expectancy increased overall, from nearly 77 to 79 years. But, buried within that broad pattern were some ominous trends. The […]

President Trump’s Healthcare Plan Expands Options

President Trump’s Healthcare Plan Expands Options

President Trump’s Healthcare Plan Expands Options The Trump White House is finalizing an executive order that would expand health plans offered by associations to allow individuals to pool together and buy insurance outside their states, an Oval Office move that follows failed efforts by Congress to overhaul the healthcare system. President Donald Trump says that […]

Hurricane Irma Is ‘Bigger Than Andrew’

Hurricane Irma Is ‘Bigger Than Andrew’

Hurricane Irma Is ‘Bigger Than Andrew’ Wednesday, Florida Governor Rick Scott urged residents of his state to “be as aggressive as we are” in planning for the approach of monster storm Hurricane Irma. The NFL’s opening day game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Miami Dolphins has been postponed. “We’re going to have wind, rain, […]

Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use

Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use

Medical Cannabis and Reduced Prescription Use In a soon-to-be published article in the *Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, *University of New Mexico researchers, in collaboration with Industrial Rehabilitation Clinics of Albuquerque, followed patients who enrolled voluntarily in the New Mexico state medical cannabis program and found that they significantly reduced their utilization of […]

President Trump Signs Milestone Vet Medical Care Bill

President Trump Signs Milestone Vet Medical Care Bill

President Trump Signs Milestone Vet Medical Care Bill Veterans groups applaud the bill being signed. President Donald Trump signed an emergency spending bill that will put $2.1-B into a program that allows veterans to receive private medical care at government expense. Trump, who made improving Veterans care a central campaign promise, signed the VA Choice […]

Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX:RHC) HEFFX Highlights

Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX:RHC) HEFFX Highlights

Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX:RHC) HEFFX Highlights Based on the latest analyst predictions Ramsay Health Care Limited (ASX:RHC) is estimated to grow its earnings 16.6% over the next year. Are you considering investing? Then keep reading. In this article we will look at the latest data and analyse the future performance of this growth stock […]

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank

Do Not Let Outlandish ER Charges Break Your Bank I just read a new analysis of US medical bills has found hospitals typically charge uninsured ER (emergency room)  patients 4X as much as the take from Medicare for the same service. The study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that ER patients routinely pay more […]

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet

A Healthy Lifestyle is Important for Your Pet To provide a healthy lifestyle for your pet you must focus on identifying, then removing, and unnecessary stressors from your pet’s world before disease can occur. These obstacles might involve your pet’s diet, exercise, environment, and veterinary care. Being proactive is in contrast to the reactive approach […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The Republican platform committee rejects medical marijuana, medical marijuana research issues get a hearing in the Senate, Arkansas will vote on at least one medical marijuana initiative this Fall — maybe 2 — and more. NationalOn Monday, the GOP rejected a medical marijuana platform plank. Republican delegates meeting Monday in Cleveland ahead […]

Donald Trump, “Our Vets need the VA to be there for them and their families”

Donald Trump, “Our Vets need the VA to be there for them and their families”

Donald Trump, “Our Vets need the VA to be there for them and their families” Monday, America’s “law and order candidate,” Republican Donald Trump pledged to crack down on Department of Veterans Affairs employees who fail to serve our Veterans. Donald Trump’s 10-pt plan aims to expand programs that allow US Veterans to seek government-funded […]

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans”

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans”

Donald Trump, “Illegal Immigrants Get Better Care Than Our Veterans” Donald Trump in a Memorial Day weekend speech pressed his message on Veterans, saying that his administration would take care of them and correct a situation in which “illegal immigrants are taken care of by this country better than our Veterans.” Speaking at the annual […]