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Disruption, Fear and Opportunity in Health Care May. 23, 2019

Scott Rasmussen

There was a time when health care technology meant expensive new machines that only hospitals could ... Read More

The Coming Caregiving Crisis May. 22, 2019

Wellnews

With roughly 8 million middle-class Americans currently over the age of 75, the costs of needed hous... Read More

Eke! Cigs May. 15, 2019

Wellnews

Electronic cigarettes contain a number of chemicals known to be harmful, most notably nicotine, heav... Read More

Smoke and Fears May. 08, 2019

Wellnews

Cancer deaths overall in the United States dropped more than 25% between 1991 and 2016, but the good... Read More

The Assault on the Pursuit of Happiness May. 03, 2019

C Force

International researchers, policymakers and public health practitioners, I am guessing, were happy f... Read More

Israel's Sheba Medical Center Is a Global Giant May. 02, 2019

Armstrong Williams

Once again, Israel is at the helm of discovering another monumental medical breakthrough. Dr. Amir ... Read More

Can Damage Done by CDC's Opioid Guidelines Be Reversed? Agency's Acknowledgment of Suffering Caused by Its Prescribing Advice May Be Too Little, Too Late May. 01, 2019

Jacob Sullum

When the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published its opioid prescribing guidelines... Read More

Tweeter-Totter May. 01, 2019

Wellnews

A nationwide survey of 600,000 people found an uptick in the number of teens and young adults experi... Read More

The Links Among Parents, Kids and Runaway Stress Apr. 26, 2019

C Force

We live in a sometimes-crazy world that moves at lightning speed. We all know what stress feels like... Read More

The Opioid Crisis Hits Close to Home Apr. 25, 2019

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

Last winter, my husband and I joined with other mourners at the funeral of a man who died in his mid... Read More

Again: Vaccines Don't Cause Autism Apr. 24, 2019

Wellnews

Another major study, this one involving more than 650,000 Danish children, has found no link between... Read More

Pollen Becoming Impossible to Avoid Apr. 19, 2019

C Force

Spring has sprung. The weather is warming. The flowers are blooming. And noses are running, and eyes... Read More

Being a Great Caregiver Apr. 17, 2019

Wellnews

Caring for a spouse with a serious chronic illness often places incredible strain upon a relationshi... Read More

Change Is Coming to Health Care. Vote Wisely Apr. 16, 2019

Froma Harrop

It's a solid bet that our health care future won't look quite like the present. Whether the outcome ... Read More

Health and Human Flourishing Apr. 12, 2019

C Force

In our nation's drug overdose crisis, a crisis that shows no sign of slowing, the U.S. Surgeon Gener... Read More

Alone Time Apr. 10, 2019

Wellnews

If you're reading this, you're not alone, but you may be lonely. A national poll asked adults 50 to ... Read More

High Potency of Legal Marijuana Creating Health Concerns Apr. 05, 2019

C Force

In a bit of encouraging news, recent combined data from the Tobacco Products and Risk Perceptions Su... Read More

Falsehoods and Fear Apr. 04, 2019

Laura Hollis

"Unplanned," the movie adapted from the best-selling book written by Abby Johnson, opened on March 2... Read More

Smokeless Dire Apr. 03, 2019

Wellnews

E-cigarettes are fueling a rise in the use of tobacco products by young people, says the Centers for... Read More

Paste Not Mar. 27, 2019

Wellnews

The Centers for Disease Control estimates nearly 40 percent of U.S. kids ages 3 to 6 are spreading t... Read More