News aggregator

Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomed - The Conversation US

Health - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 02:05

The Conversation US

Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomed
The Conversation US
Most prominent are the threats to withhold cost-sharing reductions, which reduce out-of-pocket payments for low-income consumers on the insurance marketplaces. According to the Congressional Budget Office, cutting these payments would drive up health ...
The evolution of health care in AmericaPittsburgh Post-Gazette
About That Cadillac TaxHealth Affairs
H.R. 1628, Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017 | Congressional Budget OfficeCongressional Budget Office
Office of The Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation - HHS.gov -Center on Health Insurance Reforms - Georgetown University
all 126 news articles »
Categories: Health

Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomed - The Conversation US

Health - Thu, 08/17/2017 - 02:05

The Conversation US

Why state-level single-payer health care efforts are doomed
The Conversation US
Most prominent are the threats to withhold cost-sharing reductions, which reduce out-of-pocket payments for low-income consumers on the insurance marketplaces. According to the Congressional Budget Office, cutting these payments would drive up health ...
Health insurance rates announced in NYNEWS10 ABC

all 89 news articles »
Categories: Health

Sydney Harbour Bridge haka aims to shatter silence around men's mental health - The West Australian

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 18:01

The West Australian

Sydney Harbour Bridge haka aims to shatter silence around men's mental health
The West Australian
Mr Ruri said he felt compelled to start a conversation around men's mental health after battling depression and seeing many other people suffering in silence. “My first time that I really experienced depression in a huge way was my marriage breakdown ...

Categories: Health

Peel Health Campus staff spat on, treated after assaults - Cowra Guardian

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 12:03

Cowra Guardian

Peel Health Campus staff spat on, treated after assaults
Cowra Guardian
Details of violent attacks on Peel Health Campus staff have emerged in state parliament, when Health Minister Roger Cook revealed 11 employees had been assaulted since January. Under questioning from Dawesville MP Zak Kirkup, whose electorate is ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Force captain Matt Hodgson says Force axing drastically affecting players' mental health - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 06:43

The Sydney Morning Herald

Force captain Matt Hodgson says Force axing drastically affecting players' mental health
The Sydney Morning Herald
Former Wallaby Matt Hodgson says the mental health of Western Force players has been severely affected by the ARU's decision to axe the Super Rugby franchise. The Force will find out next week whether they will get the chance to appeal the ARU's ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Health Check: do joint and muscle aches get worse in the cold? - The Conversation AU

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 04:12

The Conversation AU

Health Check: do joint and muscle aches get worse in the cold?
The Conversation AU
Many people complain their aches and pains get worse in the cold, but there are a number of ways to reduce that discomfort in the winter months.

and more »
Categories: Health

Health service milk supply contract backflip favours local dairy farmers - ABC Online

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:49

ABC Online

Health service milk supply contract backflip favours local dairy farmers
ABC Online
The KAP member for Dalrymple, Shane Knuth, who lobbied the Queensland Health Minister Cameron Dick on behalf of Tablelands dairy farmers, said he was confident Lion Dairy would be awarded the contract once the State Government's buy local ...

Categories: Health

Proposed Babinda health centre could improve town's reputation and boost jobs - The Cairns Post

Health - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 03:40

The Cairns Post

Proposed Babinda health centre could improve town's reputation and boost jobs
The Cairns Post
Cairns Regional Council has announced it will provide a financial incentive to develop a new integrated health facility in Babinda. The proposed development would include pharmacy, doctor's surgery, pathology and allied health inside a new building of ...

and more »
Categories: Health

K900 million loan for Health sector | Loop PNG - Loop PNG

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 20:38

Loop PNG

K900 million loan for Health sector | Loop PNG
Loop PNG
The state is close to finalizing a K900 million loan from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to fund health sector development programmes.

and more »
Categories: Health

Sexually transmissible infections: Why are STIs on the rise in ... - ABC - ABC Online

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 20:18

ABC Online

Sexually transmissible infections: Why are STIs on the rise in ... - ABC
ABC Online
It turns out the ubiquity of online dating apps, among other things, is influencing more than just our dating game — it's thought to be a factor behind the rise of ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Sexually transmissible infections: Why are STIs on the rise in Australia? - ABC Online

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 20:13

ABC Online

Sexually transmissible infections: Why are STIs on the rise in Australia?
ABC Online
According to health data from the Kirby Institute, a staggering 18,588 cases of gonorrhoea were detected in 2015, up from 8,388 cases in 2006. In just a decade, the number of gonorrhoea cases annually has more than doubled. It's a similar story for ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Health Minister Brad Hazzard criticises weekend dog ban at Queenscliff Lagoon - dailytelegraph.com.au

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 13:03

dailytelegraph.com.au

Health Minister Brad Hazzard criticises weekend dog ban at Queenscliff Lagoon
dailytelegraph.com.au
Health Minister Brad Hazzard thinks dogs should still be allowed off leash a the lagoon. Picture: Ryan Osland. “As Health Minister, I am really quite concerned that not enough weight has been given to that issue for the greatest number of people who ...

Categories: Health

Clarity needed on NDIS mental health care - News.com.au - NEWS.com.au

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:09

Clarity needed on NDIS mental health care - News.com.au
NEWS.com.au
The federal government is being urged to clarify when people with a mental illness can access support under the national disability insurance scheme.

and more »
Categories: Health

Pharmacies could do more to help improve everyone's health - The Conversation UK

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 09:52

The Conversation UK

Pharmacies could do more to help improve everyone's health
The Conversation UK
It depends where you live whether pharmacies can offer services like emergency contraception and health checks.

and more »
Categories: Health

Health warning as Sydney blanketed by thick haze for second day - dailytelegraph.com.au

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 06:05

dailytelegraph.com.au

Health warning as Sydney blanketed by thick haze for second day
dailytelegraph.com.au
SYDNEY'S air quality worsened overnight reaching “hazardous” levels as a smoke haze continues to linger over the city, threatening those with respiratory conditions. The Office of Environment and Heritage recorded hazardous conditions this morning ...

and more »
Categories: Health

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health - ABC Online

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 05:05

ABC Online

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health
ABC Online
On the opening day of a class action brought by Australian women against pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson, lawyers made a splash by referencing emails between French gynaecologists. In it, one of the doctors is sending a group reply to a ...

Categories: Health

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health - ABC Online

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 05:05

ABC Online

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health
ABC Online
On the opening day of a class action brought by Australian women against pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson, lawyers made a splash by referencing emails between French gynaecologists. In it, one of the doctors is sending a group reply to a ...

Categories: Health

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health - ABC Online

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 05:05

ABC Online

Emails show doctors' bizarre attitudes to women's health
ABC Online
On the opening day of a class action brought by Australian women against pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson, lawyers made a splash by referencing an email between French gynaecologists. In it, one of the doctors is sending a group reply to a ...

Categories: Health

Transforming Health: The divisive wash-up - InDaily

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 03:36

InDaily

Transforming Health: The divisive wash-up
InDaily
“Transforming Health came with more buzz than the release of a new Apple product,” says South Australian Salaried Medical Officers' Association (SASMOA) senior industrial officer Bernadette Mulholland. More than 600 medical staff and interested parties ...

Categories: Health

Rocky health guru helps solve erectile problems - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Health - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 02:18

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Rocky health guru helps solve erectile problems
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
There is need for males to undertake a healthy lifestyle through a wholesome diet so enjoyment can be experienced over an entire lifetime. Traditional naturopathy advocates a vegetarian diet with generous supply of fruit and veges for cardiovascular ...

Categories: Health
Syndicate content