image

health as it happens

This content is not available in your country/region.


Google uses cookies and data to: Deliver and maintain services, like tracking outages and protecting against spam, fraud, and abuse Measure audience engagement and site statistics to understand how our services are used If you agree, we’ll also use cookies and data to: Imp...


Colorado Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday signed into law a public health care option, making it the third state in the US to approve the creation of a government-run health insurance plan to be sold alongside commercial coverage on the Affordable Care Act’s insurance marketplaces. More than a decade...


The Jazz Age Lawn Party, which usually occurs twice a summer on Governor’s Island, in New York, has become a delightful tradition. Typically, it features live music, social dancing, dance performances and many gorgeous 1920s-style dresses and dapper suits on two weekends in June and August. This...


By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Dec. 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Red-meat lovers may raise their risk of heart disease through a chain of events that plays out in the gut, a new study suggests. Many studies over the years have tied diets heavy in red and processed meats to a hei...


KIERSTEN IWAI You may be taking some time this winter break to rest, relax and practice self-care. We encourage some of that self-care to include looking into your health insurance. Yes, I know, not exactly what you want to do with your time off, but we promise you, your future self will thank...


It may seem strange that foot health and heart health are linked, but many vascular issues are first detected through issues with the feet and legs. Podiatrists benefit greatly from having cardiovascular doctors in their referral network because of the health issues they often see. Foot Ankle Surg...


Compared with earlier variants, Omicron may cause less damage to the lungs, new animal research suggests. Many research groups studying Omicron in animals have found that, compared with other variants, it causes much less damage to the lungs. Credit... Jerome...


TINA L. SCOTT EDITOR It’s that time of year again. The New Year is right around the corner. And many people are making New Year’s resolutions to change their lives for the better. Year after year, one of the most popular New Year’s resolutions is to lose weight and get in shape. Unfortunately, sta...


Dublin, Dec. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Medical Tourism 2022: Asia-Pacific Potential" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The winds of change are sweeping across Asia-Pacific medical tourism. Some countries have taken stock and seek to increase inbound medical tourism...


National Health Service put on ‘war footing’ amid record-high caseload driven by the rapid spread of Omicron variant. Published On 30 Dec 2021 30 Dec 2021 England’s National Health Service (NHS) is setting up coronavirus “surge hubs” at hospitals across the country amid a record number...


451 Unavailable For Legal Reasons


Friday, December 31, 2021 - 09:03 New Year's Eve has arrived, the last day residents of the Netherlands can cancel their current health insurance. Those looking for a new provider can then make their final decision in January. Health care premiums expected to be on average about 4 euros more e...


Weight loss pills may be a quick and easy way to shed pounds without changing your diet or lifestyle, but the FDA only approves certain prescription weight-loss medications for short-term use. In addition to being expensive, many have significant side effects. Before you buy a diet pill from an onl...


The window to enroll in Oregon's health insurance marketplace is open until Jan. 15, 2022. Kristian Foden-Vencil / OPB More Oregonians have signed up for private health insurance through the state-run exchange this year than had at this point a year ago. Heading into 2022, officia...