Maximizing home food delivery - Harvard Health  Harvard Health

There are many options for home food delivery, such as grocery store delivery, restaurant food delivery, and subscription produce clubs. Most services require…


CBD products are everywhere. But do they work?  Harvard Health

Many products containing cannabidiol (CBD) are now on the market. Some of these products may be a good option for certain health conditions, such as ...


More evidence that pets benefit mental health  Medical News Today

New research examines the fluctuations in levels of the stress hormone cortisol both before and after interacting with dogs and cats.


Nations with strong women's rights likely to have better population health and faster growth: Trend evident even in resource-poor countries, say researchers  Science Daily

Nations with strong women's rights are more likely to have better health and faster growth than those who don't promote and protect these values.


Heat wave 2019: why the biggest health risks can come at night  Vox.com

The National Weather *Service* is warning of a searing heat wave across the Midwest, South, and East Coast Friday and through the weekend. Heat advisories ...


In China, Mental Health Care Goes Virtual  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...


Omar did 'go back' -- to Minnesota to talk health care  CNN

Washington (CNN) Ilhan Omar went back to where she was from. A day after one of President Donald Trump's crowds chanted "Send her Back! Send her Back!


Health insurance fraud: companies make it easy for scammers to steal millions  Vox.com

Insurers are regarded as defenders of health care dollars, but the case of David Williams shows how they allow costs to rise.


San Francisco inks first contract with private health insurer  Mission Local

San Francisco's health network has finalized its first contract with a private insurer, Canopy Health — meaning Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital,


Have multiple Apple Health data sources? Here’s how to get the best results  9to5Mac

This guide covers how to prioritize Apple Health sources on iPhone to get the best results for tracking data like steps, heart reate, distance, and more.


Blended Finance for Global Health: Summary of a Policy Roundtable  Kaiser Family Foundation

Blended finance – the strategic use of public and philanthropic financing to catalyze private sector investments – has been the subject of increasing attention in ...


Florida to Require Public Schools to Teach Mental Health  PEOPLE.com

Public-school students in grades 6 through 12 will be required to have at least five hours of mental-health instruction each year.


Retiring this year? How much you'll need for health-care costs  CNBC

Healthy couples retiring in 2019 will have to dig deep to cover medical expenses. A 65-year-old couple in good health will need $387,644 to pay for health-care ...


TWICE Begin First U.S. Tour With Openness & Understanding of Mental Health  Billboard

As TWICE begin their first-ever TWICELIGHTS U.S. tour temporarily down one member in Mina, the girl group is showing how both an open dialogue about ...


Trump Win on Health Plans Advances Effort to Undo Obamacare  Bloomberg

The Trump administration can expand the sale of short-term health insurance policies that don't meet the standards of the Affordable Care Act, a federal judge ...


How to find mental health treatment: New programs that can help  TODAY

Many Americans cannot access mental health treatment and it negatively impacts their health. Some programs hope to deliver care to those who need it most.


Rising Health Costs, Coming Your Way  The New York Times

This article is part of David Leonhardt's newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it each weekday. My health care is a benefit. Your health care is a cost.


Michigan health officials investigate multiple cases of gastrointestinal illness  WNDU-TV

Michigan health officials are investigating multiple cases of a gastrointestinal illness caused by a microscopic parasite, and they say the infected people reported ...


Addressing Mental Health in Hockey  USA Hockey

Mark Wick is a 30-year coaching veteran and currently an assistant for the Augsburg University men's hockey team. About four years ago, while behind the ...


James Hudson's mother reacts to Jim Harbaugh's mental health/transfer comments  WolverinesWire

The mother of the former Wolverines O-lineman reacts to Jim Harbaugh's comments on Friday about transfers claiming mental health.


Former Apple CEO on the biggest trendlines in health technology  MedCity News

In a piece published in Fortune, ex-Apple CEO John Sculley detailed the trends that he sees as shaping the future of healthcare technology and which ...


Berkeley Talks: Joel Moskowitz on the health risks of cell phone radiation  UC Berkeley

Subscribe to Berkeley Talks. When the first cell phone went on the market in the U.S. in 1984, it was big, clunky and very expensive. The Motorola DynaTAC sold ...


Hepatitis A outbreak still threat in S.C., GA, health officials say  The Augusta Chronicle

Health officials in Georgia and South Carolina continue to be concerned about the increasing number of hepatitis A cases after an outbreak was declared in both ...


Need Surgery? Here's How To Choose A Surgeon : Shots - Health News  NPR

When you have a serious health problem that calls for surgery, the last thing you need is the stress of navigating the health care system to find a skilled surgeon.


Health System Works to Reduce Unnecessary Testing, Promote High-Value Care  UVA Today

When a patient goes to a hospital for an ailment such as pneumonia, he or she expects thorough and appropriate care. Physicians work hard to provide that kind ...


Sanders and Biden Fight Over Health Care, and It’s Personal  The New York Times

Unfortunately, he is sounding like Donald Trump,” Senator Bernie Sanders said of Joe Biden, as the two Democratic candidates spar over one of the most ...


8 Surprising Health Benefits of Rosehip Tea  Healthline

Rose hips have been linked to numerous benefits, including improved immunity, heart health, weight loss, and skin aging. Here are 8 health benefits of drinking ...


E.P.A. Won’t Ban Chlorpyrifos, Pesticide Tied to Children’s Health Problems  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration took a major step to weaken the regulation of toxic chemicals on Thursday when the Environmental Protection ...


Ebola Outbreak Declared an International Public Health Emergency  Scientific American

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the worsening Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) a public-health emergency ...


Biden and Sanders clash over health care proposals  PBS NewsHour

On the 2020 campaign trail, former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders are at odds over their respective health care plans, with Biden proposing ...


Probe finds mental health patient died when staffers piled on him  New York Post

The investigation into the death of 35-year-old William Avant determined he was suffocated at G. Werber Bryan Psychiatric Hospital in Columbia.


Democratic candidates find common ground on health care in Sioux City forum  The Gazette

SIOUX CITY — Four Democratic presidential candidates vowed Friday to drastically change the health care insurance system, increase pressure on big ...


Restaurant Report Card: Multiple health code issues at failed locations  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Each week, FOX31 and Channel 2 report on recent health inspections for restaurants in the Denver area. This week, we featured two failed locations ...


Fox host fearmongers that increasing patient access to health care would increase suicide rates of doctors  Media Matters for America

BILL HEMMER (CO-ANCHOR): Kamala Harris on the late night show talking about health care. Her idea: Medicare for All, you can keep your doctor. Watch.


Lawmaker Unhappy With DeWine's Vetoes On Medicaid, Health Care  The Statehouse News Bureau

Nearly half of the 25 vetoes that Gov. Mike DeWine issued when he signed the two-year state budget deal with health care and Medicaid, which is the state's.


Public Health gives advice for keeping food after power outage  WKOW

After many people experienced power outages Friday, Public Health Madison & Dane County (PHMDC) is giving advice on determining if refrigerated and ...


Trump’s Skimpy Health Insurance Plans, Coming to a Market Near You  Bloomberg

A Trump win on expanding short-term plans will undermine Obamacare while potentially saddling more people with shoddy coverage and increasing costs.


Wearable Tech in Healthcare: Smart Medical Devices & Trends in 2019  Business Insider

Wearable medical devices in healthcare can help cut costs and improve patient care. See the latest wearable technology in healthcare devices and what the ...


Facing Pressure In Campaign, Sanders Defends His Signature Health Care Plan  NPR

Rivals embracing or attacking "Medicare for All" prompted Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to lay out his vision for eliminating private health insurance on ...


KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Biden Doubles Down On Obamacare  Kaiser Health News

Presidential candidate Joe Biden unveiled a health plan intended to provide a more moderate alternative to his competitors' “Medicare for All” plans. It would ...


No health insurance? Think twice before riding an e-scooter  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Tampa General Hospital says it's seen a more than 500% increase in accidents involving scooters over the last year, which makes sense because the electric ...


State health officials urge Mainers to stay safe in extreme heat  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

State officials issued a health warning Friday, urging Mainers to “keep cool, drink fluids and lie low” as temperatures and humidity rise to potentially dangerous ...


Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Declared a Global Health Emergency  The New York Times

The year-old Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo is now considered a global health emergency, the World Health Organization said on ...


Health Check: Stroke survivors to sing at Paw Sox game  Turn to 10

Stroke survivors will be singing the national anthem at the Paw Sox game this Sunday. "This is the largest performance that we have," said Nicole O'Malley, ...


HEALTH ALERT: Pueblo County officials warning residents on plague and tularemia  KKTV 11 News

With summer upon us comes an important warning the health officials in Pueblo County.


Health department warns Virginians of increase in respiratory illnesses this summer  WTVR CBS 6 News

The Virginia Department of Health is warning residents of an increase in reports of respiratory illnesses across the Commonwealth compared to previous ...


'Groundbreaking': Healthcare Providers and Residents Celebrate as For-Profit Hospital Set to Be Returned to California Community  Common Dreams

Nurses, doctors, and residents of California's Watsonville and Pajaro Valley are celebrating a decision that will restore a local hospital to a nonprofit community ...


Health Insurers May Cover Statins, SSRIs, Inhalers and More at 100% Under Trump HDHP-HSA Notice  Forbes

Here's the new list of what your health insurance plan might cover next year under Trump Treasury's broadened definition of preventative care services.


Oral health  The Lancet

A two-part Series argues that oral health has been isolated from traditional health care and health policy for too long, despite the major global public health ...


University Health System Shows Off Model of New $500M Women's and Children's Hospital  Rivard Report

University Hospital System unveiled a model of the planned Women's and Children's Hospital on Friday, providing the first look at what its campus will look like ...


Department of Health Warns of Tainted Milk in Wayne County  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Milk from a creamery in Wayne County could make you sick if you drink it, according to the state Department of Health.


Amid leadership shake-up, Planned Parenthood affirms trans health care commitment  NBC News

Planned Parenthood removed its president, Dr. Leana Wen, from office earlier this week, less than a year after her appointment. Shortly after the news broke ...


Naval Hospital Bremerton: clock ticking toward 18,000 cuts in military health system  Kitsap Sun

Naval Hospital is among those that would face a multiyear effort by the Pentagon to realign military health care toward 'the war fighter.'


Native Health  HSC Newsbeat

Thirty-five million adults in the United States are affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD), including 17 percent of Native Americans in the Southwest.


Tiger Woods hints health, 'Father Time', is an issue after first round struggles at The Open: 'Just the way...  Fox News

The Masters champion, a three-time winner on the links courses of the only major in Europe, shot a 7-over 78 on Thursday, his highest first-round score at the ...


'EXERT' Study Is Testing Exercise To Ward Off Alzheimer's : Shots - Health News  NPR

Researchers are testing exercise in people at high risk for Alzheimer's. The goal of a federally funded study is to learn whether aerobic physical activity can ...


Instagram Is Testing a Change That Could Benefit Your Mental Health but Influencers Won’t Like It  Fortune

Instagram is expanding a test that hides the number of likes on photo posts. Some people feel the numbers can harm users' mental health.


Walk audit to change a city's layout for health  KLEW

The City of Orofino is transforming its layout to make the community more physically active. The goal is to connect Orofino with more trails and pathways to get ...


The Laurel County Health Department receives national award  WYMT News

Laurel County went up against nearly 3000 local small health departments, that serve 100000 people or less.


Prescription drugs, health care dominate Ellison public forum  Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — Julie Warner is concerned a recent legal battle in the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals over the Affordable Care Act could result in the repeal of ...


House Votes to Repeal Obamacare Tax Once Seen as Key to Health Law  The New York Times

The so-called Cadillac tax on high-cost health plans, a key way the Affordable Care Act was supposed to pay for itself, was dealt a blow by an unlikely foe: ...


Memorial Hermann Health System selects Dr. David Callender as new CEO  ModernHealthcare.com

Memorial Hermann Health System appointed Dr. David Callender as its new president and CEO, the not-for-profit integrated health system announced Thursday ...


Alzheimer's gene may impact cognitive health before adulthood: Previously, decline wasn't evidenced until people reached their 50s  Science Daily

A psychologist asserts that those carrying the APOE4 gene score lower on IQ tests during childhood and adolescence. And the effect was stronger in girls than in ...


‘Climate Grief’: Fears About The Planet’s Future Weigh On Americans’ Mental Health  Kaiser Health News

Therapist Andrew Bryant says the landmark United Nations climate report last October brought a new mental health concern to his patients. “I remember being in ...


Mystery Sign Warns of Food Vendor Health Hazards at Balboa Park  NBC 7 San Diego

A mystery sign stating that the city and county are not properly regulating food vendors at Balboa Park popped up recently and no one knows how or who put it ...


Germany's Merkel fends off worries about her health  ABC News

German Chancellor Angela Merkel fended off worries about her health on Friday, saying that she has a personal interest in staying healthy and having a life after ...


Raleigh man charged with public health violation  WRAL.com

A Raleigh man was arrested Wednesday and charged with a public health violation, records show.


Health experts say fans could kill you in excessive heat  FOX13 Memphis

Fans may not be the best option in excessive heat, according to health experts. Some say it could even kill you – especially with the heat advisory that in effect ...


Orange County restaurants shut down by health inspectors (July 12-19)  OCRegister

Restaurants and other food vendors closed by health inspectors in Orange County from July 12 to July 19. Hong Phai Deli, 10562 Westminster Ave., Suite C, ...


Steve Ricchetti, Top Biden Campaign Aide, Was a Healthcare Lobbyist  The American Prospect

The vice president's former chief of staff once represented hospitals and drug companies. Now he is part of a campaign that is attacking Medicare for All.


The NFL’s Latest Approaches to Mental Health  Sports Illustrated

While pain management and marijuana have grabbed the headlines, the league and union are looking for more ways to encourage players to seek help when ...


'Severe rat infestation' spurs temporary health department shutdown of Katz Bagels  Mission Local

Katz Bagels, the normally bustling, much-loved bagel shop on 16th Street, remained closed today, after a forced closure Wednesday morning by the San.


UW Health West Towne clinic in Madison remaining open late  WKOW

An update from UW Health says the urgent-care clinic at UW Health-West Towne will remain open until 9:30 p.m. tonight.


Local pharmacy owner indicted for nearly $5 million in health care fraud conspiracy  WEAR

A Gulf Breeze pharmacy owner is facing possible prison time after being indicted by a federal grand jury for conspiracy to commit health care fraud, wire fraud ...


For healthy blood pressure, both numbers matter  NBC News

A new study finds that the top and bottom numbers of blood pressure measurements matter for heart health.


Extreme heat and your health  KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

Emergency medical responders have been busy going to heat related health problems. Helping tourists is common, there are also calls for people not in the best ...


Eugene Walmart theft suspect needs mental health treatment, husband says  KEZI TV

Shane Kneeland said his husband suffers from schizophrenia and is refusing to take his medicine and get treatment.


Dirty equipment and improper holding temperatures found during recent health inspections  WHNT News 19

Madison County Applebees 3028 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35801 Score: 81 Violations: The health inspector found the following foods at improper cold ...


How Cutting 300 Calories a Day May Improve Your Metabolic Health  Healthline

Researchers say a small calorie reduction can improve biomarkers for blood pressure, blood sugar, and carbohydrates.


3 Coast fast-food restaurants, Chinese buffet cited for health violations  Biloxi Sun Herald

Three South Mississippi fast-food restaurants and a Chinese buffet were cited for health violations over the past two weeks. New Panda Palace Buffet at 3290 ...


Rising health insurance deductibles fuel middle-class anger and resentment  Los Angeles Times

Middle-class Americans are bearing the brunt of the rise in health insurance deductibles and medical bills.


Riley Hospital stops accepting children at inpatient behavioral health center  FOX 59 Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health has stopped accepting children at the inpatient behavioral health unit focused on helping ...


UnitedHealth’s Optum To Take Over California Health System’s Non-Clinical Operations  Forbes

UnitedHealth Group's Optum is taking over a California health system's information technology and back office functions as part of a new model that will allow ...


Why people with mental illness may face poorer physical health and early death  CNN

Around the world, people with mental illness die up to 20 years earlier than the general population, and a comprehensive new report suggests that governments ...


Why Is Alzheimer's Risk Higher For Women? : Shots - Health News  NPR

Scientists are gaining insights into why Alzheimer's is more common in women. The answer involves genetics, hormones and sex-related brain differences.


State steps in to keep mental health services available on the Mississippi Coast  Biloxi Sun Herald

The state Department of Mental Health said late Thursday it will step in to provide “limited financial resources” to continue community mental health services that ...


Two top executives leaving Cardinal Health for other companies  Columbus Business First

Cardinal Health Inc. is making changes to senior leadership as two top executives plan to leave for other companies next month, and CEO Mike Kaufmann ...


Tom Del Beccaro: How health care can make Republicans winners in 2020  Fox News

The choices between Republicans and Democrats in 2020 will be the widest such choice between parties since Reconstruction in the late 1800s.


'Absolutely Disastrous': Progressives Furious as Fellow Democrats Push Funding Cut for Health Clinics That Serve 30 Million Americans  Common Dreams

"If Democrats were serious about protecting every American's right to healthcare, this plan wouldn't even be on the table."


Health Benefits | United Federation of Teachers  United Federation of Teachers

Register in the UFT Welfare Fund, which is separate from your city health plan coverage, to access your supplemental benefits. Sign up. Seated woman filling ...


The 5G Health Hazard That Isn’t  The New York Times

How one scientist and his inaccurate chart led to unwarranted fears of wireless technology.


Cutting 300 Calories a Day Shows Health Benefits  The New York Times

Scientists have long known a fairly reliable way to extend life span in rodents and other lab animals: Reduce the amount of calories they eat by 10 percent to 40 ...


Los Angeles, California cities 'overrun by rodents' that pose public health epidemic, study says  Fox News

An ever-growing number of rodents in California -- particularly in Los Angeles -- is being fueled by a spiking homeless population and restrictions on ...


Washington County health commissioner terminated by board  WTAP-TV

The removal took many department workers by surprise, including the commissioner.


Jay Evensen: Think Sweden is a good example for health care? Think again  Deseret News

Because of an influx in immigrants and refugees, and an aging population, Sweden's system is facing a crisis. It isn't keeping up with demand, as I learned ...


"If you like your plan, you can keep it." Biden's health pitch invokes Obama's troubled claim  PolitiFact

Joe Biden invoked a risky — and familiar — phrase to sell his health care plan. At an AARP event in Iowa, Biden told voters he'd create a government insurance ...


Sanford Health to halt use of doctor's medical device amid federal investigation  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sanford Health will suspend the use of some medical devices that are sold by a company owned by one of its neurosurgeons amid a federal investigation into ...


Trading Spaces Designer Genevieve Gorder Reveals Her Secret Health Struggles  Parade

Genevieve Gorder, beloved designer from Trading Spaces, Design Star and the Netflix series Stay Here, revealed that her struggle with autoimmune diseases ...


Venice Regional Bayfront Health lays off employees, reports say  WWSB

VENICE, Fla. (WWSB) - A Venice hospital is reporting layoffs as a result of the Florida legislature doing away with the state's certificate of need law. The law is ...


Serena Williams invests in project aimed at improving women’s maternal health  The Undefeated

Serena Williams' well-documented health complications after the birth of daughter Alexis in September 2017 have led her to invest in mothers across the globe.