1640 Articles Matching "house"

Childhood Disease Like Measles Help ‘Keep You Healthy And Fight Cancer,’ Says Wife Of White House Official

Feb 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The antivaccination claims--that childhood illnesses help boost immunity--touted by Darla Shine, the wife of White House communications director Bill Shine, have been debunked by health experts. Meanwhile, Facebook says it is looking for options to remove the antivaccine information that flourishes on its site....
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What to Do When Adult Children Want to Move Back In

Feb 15, 2019 , WebMD
How do you handle it when your millennial adult child wants to move back home? See what a psychologist has to say about house rules and...
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NACDS urges DIR reform in statement to House committee

Feb 14, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
In comments to the House Ways and Means committee, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores pointed out that DIR fee reform can reduce patients’ out-of-pocket drug costs and overall healthcare spending, Read More...
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House health panel eyes putting consumer warnings on short-term plans

Feb 14, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats want to slap consumer advisories on short-term limited-duration plans, and Republicans may be on...
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Bat At Indiana Pacers Game: Who Should Worry About Rabies

Feb 11, 2019 , Forbes
A bat, not a baseball bat but a mammal bat, made an appearance at an NBA game between Indiana Pacers and Los Angeles Clippers at the Bankers Life...
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U.S. Rep. John Dingell, Health Policy Titan, Dies

Feb 09, 2019 , WebMD
The Michigan Democrat chaired the House Energy and Commerce Committee and his impact on health care was...
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More youth suicides seen in states with high gun ownership rates

Feb 09, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Youth suicides happen more often in U.S. states with high rates of household gun ownership, a recent study found....
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Parenting In The Age Of Legal Pot: Household Rules, Conversations Help Guide Teen Use

Feb 09, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
When Washington voters legalized marijuana in 2012, many parents found themselves with a new teachable moment. Though illegal for anyone under 21, the drug presented a dilemma similar to alcohol: Retailers sold it, people openly consumed it — sometimes to excess — and parents themselves struggled w......
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Former Rep. John Dingell Dies; Longest-Serving Congressman Was A Force In Health Policy

Feb 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The Michigan Democrat chaired the House Energy and Commerce Committee and his impact on health care was immense....
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New Medicare for All draft bill sets a global budget model

Feb 08, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A draft of the forthcoming House Medicare for All bill would set a national global budget system for hospitals and other institutions, and fee-for-service for individual...
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On Capitol Hill, new calls for rapid action on climate change

Feb 07, 2019 , CNN Health
President Donald Trump did not mention climate change or any efforts to help the environment during his State of the Union address Tuesday, but members of the US House of Representatives held two hearings Wednesday on Capitol Hill to take a closer look at the threat of climate change....
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How A Trade Secrets Lawsuit Reveals Just How Nervous Established Health Care Giants Are Of New Players

Feb 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The health care initiative created by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase worries traditional health care companies -- the recent lawsuit between the venture and UnitedHealth is a stark example of aggressive tactics such companies will take to protect their turf from the technology powerhouses edging into the health care landscape. In other health industry news: a pelvic mesh settlement, the e-cigarette crackdown and health care real estate....
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Medicare for All bill loses its special number

Feb 03, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Long known affectionately by its perennial bill number "676," the U.S. House of Representatives' Medicare for All legislation is getting a revamp this year. And a new...
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Week Ahead: Trump set to deliver State of the Union; House committee to examine ACA lawsuit

Feb 03, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
While the State of the Union will grab headlines, congressional committees this week will delve in to litigation challenging the ACA and the status of the VA's EHR...
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Winners And Losers Under Bold Trump Plan To Slash Drug Rebate Deals

Feb 02, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The White House and HHS want to eliminate a “shadowy system of kickbacks” in the drug industry...
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House bill looks to curb DXM abuse

Feb 02, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The bill comes as teen misuse of DXM is on the decline, a trend the Consumer Healthcare Products Association partially attributes to state-level age restrictions that have been passed in 17 states. Read More...
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In Later Years, Your House May Be Bad For Your Health

Feb 01, 2019 , Forbes
Better options than “home” may exist for older...
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Poland to employ more inspectors to prevent suspect meat exports

Feb 01, 2019 , Reuters
Polish authorities will install cameras in slaughterhouses and employ more health inspectors to prevent exports of contaminated beef to other EU countries, chief veterinarian Pawel Niemczuk said on Thursday, after a TV report showed sick cows being taken for slaughter....
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Anthem will launch in-house PBM in second-quarter 2019

Jan 31, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Anthem will terminate its current pharmacy benefit manager contract with Express Scripts early and transition plan members to its new in-house PBM after it launches earlier than...
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Estonia Houses The Biggest Biobank In Europe

Jan 31, 2019 , Forbes
With a clear vision of improving its healthcare system and create national value in the biotech sector, Estonia managed to create the biggest biobank in...
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