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Undoubtedly, losing weight is not an easy task. Numerous Americans deal with weight-related issues such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, joint problems, and many others. Medical experts assert that the increase in obese individuals will continue to rise unless people make healthy dietary an...



The CPT Editorial Panel, which is responsible for maintaining “the language of medicine,” also known as the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, will add new voices and perspectives from people fluent in the expanding vocabulary of medicine. Specifically, the CPT Editorial Panel, which h...


By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 20, 2021 Shedding excess weight does much more for the long-term heart health of young people than building muscle, new research suggests. It's not that gaining muscle while young proved to be a cardiovascular problem. It's just that losing fat of...


I’ve been practicing yoga for years, and I love how it makes me feel and all the health benefits it brings. But I never thought it could be helpful with weight loss. After all, yoga is often slow-paced and gentle, focusing on breathing, balance and flexibility, not on burning calories. Sometimes I...


Collegiate Substance Use Habits Have Changed The Monitoring the Future report, sponsored by The National Institute On Drug Abuse at The National Institutes of Health, has revealed changes in the patterns of substance use present in the college student population. College students are using Marijuan...


Blog Author: Alexander Sherman, Health Care Campaigns Associate The No Surprises Act, which protects Americans from most surprise medical bills from out-of-network health providers, is a milestone victory for consumers after years of advocacy. However, with a few months to go until its implemen...


St. Mary's General Hospital in Passaic.Google Maps Prime Healthcare, a health system that operates several hospitals in New Jersey, is ending its contracts with the nation’s largest health insurer, saying it has been “significantly underpaid” for years compared to neighboring hospit...


The high prospects of being impacted by lifestyle diseases such as diabetes and hypertension and the constant rise in the medical inflation rate has led to increased adoption of health insurance. Additionally, over the last one and a half years, driven by Covid-19 and its implications, people have...


A new pilot project to promote good heart health in the community has been launched on the southside of the city. he Heart of Our City programme is aimed at anyone living in Dublin 8 who wants to improve their own heart health and that of their family and friends. It also supports GPs, pharmacists...


close 01/9 This girl reversed obesity without going to the gym or a dietician's help! Having battled obesity since childhood, Simran Kapoor found it hard to carry own day-to-day chores, fighting lethargy and becoming a victim of bullying. While it did crush her confidence, she was determ...



What You Need to Know Peter Lee, the head of Covered California, repeatedly said that strong support for agents helps hold down the cost of health coverage. Scott Flanders has been leading a company that's one of the online insurance sales pioneers. The new eHealth CEO spent years at CareFirst an...


Home care workers rally outside the state Capitol Credit: Cloe Poisson for SEIU 1199NE At 65-years-old, Karlene Whonder works 55 hours a week as a home care worker in order to make sure she and her husband can afford medication for their health issues. Robin David and Terrell Williams, b...