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Nurses plan BBQ Bash for Medicare

Wish Medicare a happy 50th birthday at a free barbecue and celebration hosted by the Minnesota Nurses Association from 5 to 9 p.m. July 30 at the… 84 more words

Community

A Prescription for Achieving Deeper Involvement in eHealth – Learning Medicalese

H. Dominic Covvey, National Institutes of Health Informatics

Anxiolytic, renal, cholecystectomy, angina, syndrome, morbidity, urticaria …and the ‘f-words’ like fibromyalgia and fibula! For healthcare providers, they are their Lingua Franca, but for some of us who aspire to work with those healthcare providers they might as well be Klingon. 1,379 more words

EHealth

Doctor accused of selling false hope to families

A questionable cancer cure

USA TODAY investigates Houston doctor Stanislaw Burzynski, who has been treating the terminally ill with unconventional treatments for 36 years. While supporters see him as a hero, critics say he exploits the vulnerable. 88 more words

Health

Do something to stop CA assisted suicide bill: Call these 6 reluctant Dems now!

SB 128, California’s physician-assisted suicide bill, SB 128, is up for a hearing today, July 7.

SaveCalifornia.com has the information on what we can do to defeat the poisonous bill. 215 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

Cry me a river: Border fence jumpers breaking bones

Tucson.com (NOGALES, Sonora): The 31-year-old Oaxaca native was dangling by one arm, a drop of more than two stories below her. Slowly, her hand slipped and her legs slammed the desert floor with a bone-rattling thud. 1,082 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

Five Tips for Losing Weight

1) Eliminate fat by drinking natural plants tea, taking bath or foot bath as possible as you can, at least three times a week. They help to promote blood circulation and reinforce the metabolism. 94 more words

Health Care

Why Self-Funding is Such an Important Tool for Managing Group Health Care Costs

Don’t give your power away. If you’re not paying attention to the detail behind your health plan costs, you open the door for uncontrolled expenses that could derail your business and bankrupt your employees. 435 more words

Diversified Group