Tag Archives: Healthcare


Has Trump Made Enrolling In Health Insurance Plans Too Difficult?

By InsuranceBusinessMag.com

It’s sign-up season for the Affordable Care Act, but the Trump administration isn’t making it easy


Baby Denied Kidney Transplant Because Donor Father Violated Probation

By 11Alive.com

Life-changing surgery is on hold for a 2-year-old boy.


The U.S. Government Warns: Disease Carrying Mosquitos Could Invade 75% of America

By Independent

Mosquitoes capable of spreading serious and potentially deadly diseases such as Zika

Texas Women Forced To Buy Separate “Rape Insurance” In Order to Have Abortions

By Broadly

On Tuesday, August 15, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed House Bill 214 into law


Ben Carson Promises to Help Illinois Residents Find Homes – After Shutting Down Their Projects

By NewsOne

Ben Carson, the brain surgeon and former Republican candidate appointed as the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development


SHOCKING: People Do Not Die of Cancer, They Die From Chemotherapy Say Berkley Doctor

By Real Farmacy

People who refuse chemotherapy treatment live on average 12 and a half years longer than people who undergo chemotherapy, says Dr. Jones.


A Judge Finds Aetna’s Justification For Pulling Out Of Obamacare Largely Bogus

By LA Times

Aetna claimed this summer that it was pulling out of all but four of the 15 states where it was providing Obamacare individual insurance because of a business decision — it was simply losing too much money on the Obamacare exchanges.


People Aren’t Poor Because They’re Lazy : The Real Reason People Suffer Poverty in America

By Washington Post

In response to a question about his party’s plan to increase the cost of health insurance, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) suggested that people should “invest in their own health care” instead of “getting that new iPhone.”


‘A Day Without A Woman’ : A Strike For The Privileged

Penn State student Zaniya Joe wears a piece of tape over her mouth that says "Black Lives Matter", as a group of Penn State University students protest in reaction to the events in Ferguson Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, in University Park, Pa. The students dressed in black and laid on the floor of the HUB building for 45 minutes many wearing signs that said "Black Lives Matter".  (AP Photo/Centre Daily Times, Nabil K. Mark)  MAGS OUT MANDATORY CREDIT

Black Woman Practice Self Care To Survive Trump Presidency

By The Root

Now that the shock has subsided from the election of Donald Trump


Minority Men Are Less Likely To Get Treated For Prostate Cancer

By Black Enterprise

New research reveals that African American and Hispanic men in the United States


World Health Organization Claims Being Single Is Now A Disability

By Gizmodo

According to the Telegraph, the World Health Organization will change its definition of disabilities


Dr. Kristin Motley Helps People Who Can Not Afford Their Medications

By Black Enterprise

Dr. Kristin Motley Founded Health Care Solutions of Delaware Valley L.L.C. to help people who could not afford their medications.


Cuban Doctors Are Doing The Most To Help Haiti

By Independent

They are the real heroes of the Haitian earthquake disaster,


VA Hospital May Have Exposed 1,800 Veterans to Life-Threatening Diseases


A Missouri VA hospital is under fire because it may have exposed more than 1,800 veterans

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Did Obamacare Fail Us?

By Chicago Tribune

Come November, the grim trudge across the increasingly barren Obamacare landscape begins anew.


Tylenol: Substance Inside Drug Can Alter Users’ Ability to Empathize With Others, Study Says

By CBS News

When you take medicine to dull pain, you may also dull your ability to sense pain in others.


Scientist: We’ll soon be able to reverse death

By The Daily Mail

To be declared officially dead in the majority of countries, you have to experience complete and irreversible loss of brain function, or ‘brain death.’


How African Americans Can Help Find Better Treatment For Hep C

By LaTroya Hester

Among the myriad of health disparities affecting African Americans, Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) boasts a high position on that list.


3 ways to lower your medication costs

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Prescription drug prices are rising as consumer patience and salaries are wearing thin.