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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. The risk of having or dying from heart disease varies by race. Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) are more at risk for complications from heart disease than white Americans. This includes a higher death rate and is partly...



If one of the first things you do each day is pour yourself a cup of something that helps you wake up, now you might have one more reason to keep up your routine. A new study that looked at the diet habits of nearly 469,000 people found that one particular beverage helped reduce the risk of early...


The Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds has selected Benefitfocus as the new insurance administration system after a competitive request for proposal process. Benefitfocus offers a single, cloud-based solution that personalizes the enrollment experience and streamlines benefits administ...


We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process. High fructose corn syrup (HFCS) is a sweetener commonly used to enhance the flavor of foods and beverages. But diets rich in HFCS have been linked...


Taking a step further the city police’s "war against drugs" approach, the west division police on Monday launched awareness and de-addiction programme for the addicts . The event was held in Byadarahalli police station and 83 persons, who had previously used drugs , took part in the programme. D...


If you are on a weight loss journey then these 5 tips are a must to follow! 5 Morning Rituals For Weight Loss There is no doubt about the fact that weight loss is a challenging task. While we may try many exercises and follow a strict diet, it still can be difficult to shed those e...


An increasing number of Floridians are seeking health insurance as a result of the pandemic. A report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) shows over 487,000 people in Florida gained health coverage by the end 2021 Special Enrollment Period (SEP) last week.  However, som...


LOS ANGELES — For the last 20 years, Araceli Garcia Damaso has been selling fruit in the shadow of a South Los Angeles clinic. "I'm hanging in there," she said in Spanish. What You Need To Know There are an estimated 3 million people in California who are uninsured There are an estimated...


Happy Thursday, readers. Don't think of it as a death. Think of it as yet another transition in Big Tech's seemingly never-ending quest to reshape American health care. I'm referring to the sudden departure of Google Health chief David Feinberg and the accompanying dissolution of the unified Go...



The Wisconsin Department of Employee Trust Funds has selected Benefitfocus as the new insurance administration system after a competitive request for proposal process. Benefitfocus offers a single, cloud-based solution that personalizes the enrollment experience and streamlines benefits administ...


Age: 40 Hometown: Pensacola, Florida Occupation: Active Duty Military, Cycling Instructor and Studio Manager at Cyclebar Pensacola Time Cycling: 2.5 Years in Pensacola, and on and off cycling in Honolulu, Hawaii. Start Weight: 294 pounds End Weight: 234 pounds Reason for Cycling: I hate runn...


If giving up cigarettes causes you to gain 50 pounds, is the extra weight worse for you than smoking? Or did you simply trade one heart health risk factor for another? Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission. We do not endorse no...


(CNN)The US once again ranked last in access to health care, equity and outcomes among high-income countries, despite spending a far greater share of its economy on health care, a new report released Wednesday has found. The nation has landed in the basement in all seven studies the Commonwealth...