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Pinkerton — Midterm Voters Send a Message on Health Care: Put Americans First

According to the exit polls, the biggest issue in the 2018 elections was health care. A full 40 percent of Americans identified health care as their prime concern; by contrast, the second-ranking issue, immigration, lagged 17 points behind.  Indeed, a nationwide map of political advertising this year showed that health care was the hottest topic. […]

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Delaware Curbing Short-Term Health Plans over Concerns It May Raise Obamacare Premiums

Delaware announced on Monday that it will curb less expensive Obamacare alternatives, known as short-term health plans, due to concerns that they may lead to higher Obamacare premiums. Delaware officials said that fearing higher Obamacare premiums, they will curb cheaper Obamacare alternatives that President Donald Trump expanded through executive orders. Trump expanded short-term limited-duration health […]

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Planned Parenthood President Fails to Mention Its Main Service Is Abortion

The new president of Planned Parenthood spent her first official day on the job touting her organization’s delivery of “life-saving healthcare,” but failing to mention its primary service and biggest moneymaker is abortion. In a friendly interview with CBS This Morning hosts, Dr. Leana Wen said Monday Planned Parenthood has been “saving people’s lives” for “over 100 […]

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Briton dies from rabies after cat bite in Morocco

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption A cat in Morocco (file picture) A Briton has died after contracting rabies while on holiday in Morocco, health officials have said. Public Health England said the victim became infected after being bitten by a cat. PHE issued a reminder to travellers to avoid coming into contact with animals when […]

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Medical Miracle: Man’s Brain Tumor Vanishes Without Surgery

Several doctors are dumbfounded after finding a patient’s suspected malignant brain tumor disappeared without surgical treatment, giving the patient a renewed sense of hope. CBS Sacramento reported Friday that the neurosurgeons and specialists in charge of treating Paul Wood, a patient from Lodi, California, are scratching their heads after brain scans revealed his tumor disappeared […]

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‘I was in excruciating pain from excess iron’

Image copyright Katherine HoughImage caption Katherine Hough suffers from hair loss, IBS, and joint pain For years, Katherine Hough, 27, suffered from a series of mystifying symptoms. “I had unexplained stomach pains. Then when I got to university I began to faint frequently, my hair was falling out, I had severe joint pains and was […]