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Restore Addiction Recovery, a long-term residential treatment center for men battling drug and/or alcohol dependencies, opened earlier this year at the site of the former Edwin Shaw campus in Lakemore. Shown above is a room inside Restore Addiction Recovery, which is an addiction trea...


Everyone knows how to lose weight, right? You eat fewer calories than you burn until you reach your goal weight. Old-fashioned calorie counting edged out all other weight loss diets in 2020, according to a recent International Food Information Council survey.  Few people question the diet dog...


Credit: (NJ Senate Democrats) Sen. Loretta Weinberg As New Jersey continues to battle through the COVID-19 pandemic, New Jerseyans are not only worried about their physical health and well-being but also about their financial health. Families are apprehensive about how they will be able to...


(WXYZ) — If you're not vaccinated, you could face higher insurance premiums. Companies are starting to increase health insurance for employees who do not have the COVID-19 shot. Local attorneys say raising insurance premiums for unvaccinated employees is not illegal, but is complex. Angel Copela...


My name is Kristina Armstrong (@kristinaarmstrong_) and I'm 32 years old. I live in Tennessee, where I am a local family photographer. I am married to a wonderful man and we have two beautiful kids. Losing 102 pounds with WW and weight lifting and sprinting workouts wasn't easy, but I did i...


By Troy Singleton Americans are struggling to afford the high cost of healthcare in this country. As many as 24% of New Jersey residents reported that they did not fill a prescription due to cost, and polling shows that 59% of New Jerseyans are concerned about the cost of prescription drugs. I...


Name: Lauren Caldwell Age: 33 Hometown: Saint Charles, Missouri Occupation: Client Relationship Manager Time Cycling: 10+ years Start Weight: 270 pounds End Weight: 165 pounds Reason for Cycling: Cycling has transformed me both physically and mentally. It has given me back my strength, con...


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. ...


Routine doctor’s appointments might just seem like something you need to check off your to-do list, but if you go through them on auto-pilot, you’re doing yourself a disservice. Paying attention to exactly what your doctor is saying and asking the right questions is super-important—especially if yo...



SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A special enrollment period for health insurance on the state exchange is coming to a close on Sunday. Federal pandemic relief is providing financial assistance with health care insurance premiums for New Mexico residents with moderate incomes or living on the cusp of poverty....


Read the latest news on coronavirus in Delaware. More Info NEW CASTLE (Sept. 7, 2021) – The Biden Administration has awarded Delaware $10,831,203 through the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services (CMS) to improve access to affordable, comprehensive health insurance cover...


Psychedelics-focused biotech Journey Colab bagged $12 million to start its first human trial in 2022. The funding will push its lead program, a treatment based on a hallucinogenic compound found in some species of cactus, into phase 1. The company is developing a synthetic version of mescalin...


close 01/6 Here's her inspiring story of losing 22 kilos, all by herself during the lockdown Roshni Chatterjee, a mother of one put on a lot of weight post-pregnancy and a hernia made problems worse. The lack of motivation and difficulties drove her to the doors of depression and poor se...