Tag Archives: health

Health Canada deflects complaints about ads for ‘abortion-pill reversal’

Breadcrumb Trail Links Women Sexual Health News National Health and Wellness Health Canadian Politics Canada Medical groups have condemned the treatment as unproven and potentially unsafe, but Alliance for Life argues there is good evidence reversal works and is safe Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: Jul 07, 2021  •  13 hours ago  • … Read More »

Daily morning showers may ‘do more harm than good’ – expert issues health warning

There are a woefully slim number of activities in life that require little exertion or thought yet provide health benefits. Showering is one of those anomalies. Your morning shower can sooth stress levels, supply you with energy and wash away nasty toxins from the night. However, daily showering is not an entirely benign activity. Speaking… Read More »

Health standards organizations help codify novel coronavirus info

As part of the global effort to manage and contain the coronavirus response, two global health standards organizations have introduced new content. Regenstrief Institute and SNOMED International, are supporting care teams globally to code and track SARS-CoV-2 testing and COVID-19 cases, and by extension support clinicians and researchers in their efforts to address its containment.… Read More »

Government health coverage might now exceed private coverage in US

The United States might be at the point where government health coverage exceeds private health insurance. Roughly 150 million people have some form of taxpayer-subsidized health insurance, while about 153 million have employer-provided coverage, a recent analysis by Yahoo Finance found. The analysis, though, left out the 9 million employees and their dependents who are… Read More »