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Don't worry about coffee's cancer risk — or its health benefits - The Verge

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 18:28

The Verge

Don't worry about coffee's cancer risk — or its health benefits
The Verge
The case isn't over: No one has yet determined how much money the coffee companies will pay. But it's the latest example of a judge being called to weigh in on scientific matters; the same is happening with climate change and even researchers trying to ...
Coffee's Getting a Cancer Warning Label in California. Do You Really Need to Worry?Health.com

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Health Care Is an Investment, and the US Should Start Treating It Like One - Harvard Business Review

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 13:04

Harvard Business Review

Health Care Is an Investment, and the US Should Start Treating It Like One
Harvard Business Review
We invest billions of dollars each year in medicines, new technologies, doctors, and hospitals—all with the goal of improving health, arguably our most prized commodity. Yet, investments in the U.S. health care system woefully underperform relative to ...

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Battle looms over rebates as Labor eyes changes to private health insurance - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 09:40

The Sydney Morning Herald

Battle looms over rebates as Labor eyes changes to private health insurance
The Sydney Morning Herald
Labor has sparked a political fight over the private health insurance rebate claimed by millions of Australians, refusing to rule out changing the policy after declaring it will “look at” the scheme if it takes power at the next election. The new ...
Labor health spokeswoman Catherine King refuses to rule out rebate cutThe Australian
Private health insurance increase to cost average families extra $200 per year, ALP saysABC Online
Federal Labor not ruling out changes to private health tax rebate if electedThe West Australian
Herald Sun
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Battle looms over rebates as Labor eyes changes to private health insurance - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 09:40

The Sydney Morning Herald

Battle looms over rebates as Labor eyes changes to private health insurance
The Sydney Morning Herald
Labor has sparked a political fight over the private health insurance rebate claimed by millions of Australians, refusing to rule out changing the policy after declaring it will “look at” the scheme if it takes power at the next election. The new ...
Federal Labor not ruling out changes to private health tax rebate if electedThe West Australian
Labor health spokeswoman Catherine King refuses to rule out rebate cutThe Australian
Bill Shorten forced to rule out scrapping of private health insurance rebateHerald Sun
ABC Online -NEWS.com.au
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Warren Jones: EPAS, RAH and Transforming Health have severely damaged our health system - The Advertiser

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 07:35

The Advertiser

Warren Jones: EPAS, RAH and Transforming Health have severely damaged our health system
The Advertiser
Overloaded services at Flinders Medical Centre, and long waiting lists for elective surgery will need to be decanted into a revitalised health care campus on the Repat site. EPAS was purchased 10 years ago and introduced into the public hospital system ...

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Walmart health push raises fear of 'death by a thousand cuts' - The Australian

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 06:12

The Australian

Walmart health push raises fear of 'death by a thousand cuts'
The Australian
Hospitals have been eyeing Walmart nervously for years as it advances into health care, seeking to leverage its enormous purchasing heft, physical reach and focus on price. The Arkansas retailer operates pharmacies and primary care clinics and plans to ...
Humana, health insurer shares surge on Walmart's potential bidCNBC
Walmart, Not Amazon, May Turn Out To Be The Real Health Care DisruptorInvestor's Business Daily
Walmart Inc. - WMT - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks
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Labor health spokeswoman Catherine King refuses to rule out rebate cut - The Australian

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 04:59

The Australian

Labor health spokeswoman Catherine King refuses to rule out rebate cut
The Australian
Labor has pledged to engage the Productivity Commission to conduct a “root and branch” investigation into the private health insurance sector should it win the next election. Premiums yesterday rose by an average of 3.95 per cent, on top of a 4.84 per ...
Private health insurance increase to cost average families extra $200 per year, ALP saysABC Online

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US cancer warning label for cup of coffee baffles health experts - The West Australian

Health - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 02:25

The West Australian

US cancer warning label for cup of coffee baffles health experts
The West Australian
A California court ruling last week that a cancer warning label should be required on coffee has left the scientific community puzzled. There is plenty of research showing that coffee doesn't cause cancer, and can actually prevent liver and endometrial ...

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Health and Fitness: Movement classes aiming to give balance to all range of bodies - Newcastle Herald

Health - Sun, 04/01/2018 - 20:07

Newcastle Herald

Health and Fitness: Movement classes aiming to give balance to all range of bodies
Newcastle Herald
BALANCED: Josh Pole, of Infuse Health at Adamstown, has started movement classes and workshops to help build "strong, supple bodies". You might be familiar with the saying, “Move it or lose it”, which is the idea that if you cease to be active you will ...

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'Human health at risk': Auditors flag weaker land remediation rules - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Sun, 04/01/2018 - 14:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Human health at risk': Auditors flag weaker land remediation rules
The Sydney Morning Herald
A state government plan to allow consultants to approve the conversion of industrial land for housing has sparked warnings of health risks from contamination. Auditors say that proposed new approval guidelines are a ''major deviation'' from decades-old ...

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Health insurance premiums rise on Easter Sunday - 9news.com.au

Health - Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:29

9news.com.au

Health insurance premiums rise on Easter Sunday
9news.com.au
We want to keep the private health insurance premiums down low, but in a sustainable way." But federal Labor has seized on the hike as proof its rate cap and Productivity Commission review of the sector is necessary. "Today's private health insurance ...
Your health insurance just got more expensiveThe Sydney Morning Herald
Health insurance rises yet med price dropPerthNow
Health insurance must meet consumers' needsThe Australian
The New Daily
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Health insurance premiums rise on Easter Sunday - 9news.com.au

Health - Sun, 04/01/2018 - 11:29

9news.com.au

Health insurance premiums rise on Easter Sunday
9news.com.au
We want to keep the private health insurance premiums down low, but in a sustainable way." But federal Labor has seized on the hike as proof its rate cap and Productivity Commission review of the sector is necessary. "Today's private health insurance ...
Your health insurance just got more expensiveThe Sydney Morning Herald
Health insurance must meet consumers' needsThe Australian
Health insurance rises yet med price dropPerthNow
SBS -The New Daily
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