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Society August 9, 2021 Martin Graf Partner, Health and Life Sciences at Oliver Wyman Eugene Sayan Founder and CEO of Softheon Video: Oliver Wyman In the face of major challenges over the past year, the health care industry mobilized and adapted quickly. But wha...


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Tuesday, August 17, 2021 GoLocalProv News Team View Larger + RI AG Peter Neronha. Photo: GoLocal File Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Neronha has filed objections to proposed health insurance rate increases in 2022 with the Office of Health Insurance Commissioner (OHIC). The Atto...


Obesity is a significant threat to public health. The World Health Organization says global obesity rates have  nearly tripled since 1975. There are now more than one billion overweight adults across the globe, and at least 300 million people are classified as clinically obese. Many people want to...


In a first, the district bureau of employment and enterprises (DBEE), Ludhiana, organised a job fair for youths who successfully overcame their drug addiction, on Wednesday. Around 500 former drug addicts were shortlisted from various OOAT (out-patient opioid assisted treatment) clinics in Ludhian...


Health Insurance Guys: Who needs long term care insurance and how do you get it? THOMAS SCHRETTE, JOHN ALAN CASH, KYLE IVERSON Dear Tom, Alan and Kyle: My husband, 59, just got over an extended illness. He is definitely on the mend now, but it was a very sobering experience...


There are many individual health insurance plans on the market today. However, it may be a bit confusing when looking for one that’s best for your lifestyle and pocketbook. A look at what’s available and cost efficiency is in order to make the right choice. The most common types of individual hea...


In 1970, personal health care expenditures totaled $62 billion. Nearly 50 years later — in 2019 — spending equaled $3.2 trillion, increasing 5,039%. Expenditures have been at least $1 trillion since 2000, when they were at $1.2 trillion. Looking more closely at these numbers allows researchers to...


Overlook Medical Center’s Cardiac Rehab at New Providence was again certified by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. The certification, which is recognition of Overlook’s commitment to improving the quality of life of patients by enhancing standards of ca...


August 03, 2021 04:23 ET | Source: Research and Markets Dublin, Aug. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Weight Loss Products and Services Market 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global market for weight loss products an...


A full-time job comes with a number of benefits, one of the most valuable being health insurance coverage. While it may not be the most exciting membership card you carry in your wallet, having health care insurance can be priceless for taking care of yourself and avoiding catastrophic expe...


An integral part of the team Pet insurance coordinator is a multi-faceted role that requires astute attention to detail and adaptability. “As the coordinator, I end up being the first line of communication for any pet insurance companies looking to be promoted,” says Sara Hogan, hospital manager at...


My name is Opal Stacie (@opalstaciewellnfit), and I am 32 years old. I live in Miami, Florida, where I'm a mom to three boys, as well as a content creator and influencer. I’d been overweight my entire life. I always struggled with being in a larger body than all the other little girls. My bi...


Starting Out: New Grads and Young Professionals Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, the uninsured rate for twenty-somethings has plummeted. One of the most popular provisions of the Affordable Care Act allows young adults to stay on their parents’ health insurance plan until they’re 26. I...