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If you’re approved for even one week of unemployment compensation in 2021, you qualify for a premium subsidy that will cover the cost of the two lowest-cost Silver plans in the marketplace in your area. | Image: sitthiphong / stock.adobe.com Most Americans under the age of 65 get their health insur...


What Is Ketamine? Ketamine, also known as Special K or Super K, is a short-acting anesthetic drug with hallucinogenic effects. It can change how you perceive sights and sounds, make you feel like you’re not in control, and make you feel detached from the world around you or any pain you’re feelin...


Media Contact: Tim Kershner, Director of Communications and Public Affairs 603-356-5461 ext. 2198 [email protected] NORTH CONWAY, NH — Memorial Hospital’s newest pediatrician has some simple advice for new parents. “Babies don’t come with an instruction manual. Follow your baby’s...


September 09, 2021 4 min read Source/Disclosures Source: Healio Interview Disclosures: Neither Gee nor Reissman report any relevant financial disclosures. ADD TOPIC TO EMAIL ALERTS Please provide your email address to receive an email when new article...


September 9, 2021 | Erin Digitale During four decades of caring for the children of immigrants who live in the U.S. without legal permission, Stanford pediatrician Fernando Mendoza, MD, often had to ask the parents of his patients a painful question: “Have you talked to your kids about w...


Indian cuisine has offered the world innumerable gastronomic greats — and shaped my kitchen in particular. From butter chicken to rogan josh to biryani, there are plenty of delicious Indian dishes to spice up one’s palate. The ingredients and styles of cooking in Indian cuisine vary based on region...


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Weight loss: Belly fat increases the risk of several health conditions Fitness trainer Kayla Itsines has shared a new video on Instagram that showed a few specifically designed workouts to burn stubborn belly fat. Belly fat is one of the most difficult things to target. Not only does it lo...


OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A new COVID-19 variant is making its way across the U.S., but Nebraska is the only state yet to report a case of the mu variant. “Undoubtedly, we have this variant in Nebraska, even though it hasn’t been formally defined,” said Dr. Mark Rupp of Nebraska Medicine. The mu vari...


Related The coverage gap problem Quantifying the benefits of closing the coverage gap Reduced mortality Less medical debt Fewer evictions Conclusion


As a practicing infectious disease physician, one of the most frustrating aspects of the COVID-19 crisis has been poor vaccine uptake by health care workers. We should expect that all health workers are fully vaccinated. It would stand to reason those individuals with advanced training in health...


Nearly 2.7 million people in the U.S. lost their health insurance over a 12-week period in the spring and summer of 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new study led by researchers at Duke University and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. However, a different pattern...


How many residents do you accept?  We accept 1 resident into the program each year. Applicants must have USA Citizenship, be proficient in the English language, and have successfully completed a Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) accredited physical therapy progr...


Abstract Background Reducing obesity prevalence among marginalised subgroups with disproportionately high obesity rates is challenging. Given the promise of incentives and group-based programmes we trialled a culturally tailored, team-based weight-loss competition with New Zealand Māori (Indigenou...


The State of Michigan recently received a new $3.3 million federal grant to expand health insurance coverage and access to uninsured and underserved Michiganders. The grant will expand programs to increase qualified health insurance navigators to assist communities in obtaining health coverage. ...