Health Care

Kreidler: Trump action signals continuing moves to harm individual health insurance

Financing for the 2019 enrollment season is being cut to $ 10 million from $36 million. In addition, the navigators who remain are being asked to inform consum...


Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

The problem comes when gaming takes priority over school, socialization or work. There is no doubt that there are people who are likely to end up addicted to ...


Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade's deaths are part of a growing problem in the US

Deborah Stone , a behavioral scientist at the CDC and the lead author of the new study said, "Suicide in this country really is a problem that is impacted by so...


World Health Organization ramps up war on tobacco (video included)

As the world marks the World No Tobacco Day , the World Health Organisation ( WHO ) has said the total number of smokers worldwide has decreased by about...


Donald Trump Again Demands Apology From Disney's Bob Iger

Long before she was writing racist and offensive things on Twitter , Roseanne Barr was allegedly berating and mistreating staffers on the set of her eponymou...


Pennsylvania state Sen. Wagner GOP's pick to face Gov. Wolf

Along the way, Wagner pumped more than $10 million of his own cash into his campaign, and he spread hundreds of thousands more around the state since previous y...


World Health Organization launches plans to eliminate trans fats from global food supply

Reportedly, some of the countries across the globe have banned the use of partially hydrogenated oils, which are the key sources of trans-fats. Due to its lon...


Surveillance stepped up amid DRC Ebola outbreak

At least 17 people have died in an area of northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo, two years after the worst ever outbreak of the virus ended in West Africa ...


'Unambitious' child mental health Green Paper will fail thousands of children

It is not enough to roll out the plans to at most a quarter of the country by 2022/23 as planned. An inquiry into the proposals by the education and health co...


Hundreds of women 'died early' after cancer scan mix-up

Early diagnosis is "absolutely essential" according to Baroness Delyth Morgan, chief executive of Breast Cancer Now. England's breast-screening failure foll...