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Americans Prioritize Wealth Over Health - Forbes

Forbes

Americans Prioritize Wealth Over Health
Forbes
In fact, participants worry as much about having enough money to enjoy retirement as they do about being healthy enough to enjoy retirement.” Though it's important to see Americans focus on being wealthy, as I recall from my American history studies, ...


UCF student health services grow to meet need - Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Sentinel

UCF student health services grow to meet need
Orlando Sentinel
Dr. Michael Deichen, MD, MPH, Director of UCF Student Health Services (right), gives a tour of the Dental Center where Dr. Gary Lease works, left, while giving a larger tour of all of the UCF Health Center on August 13, 2015. The large health center ...

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Cincinnati Health Briefs: New collaboration for TriHealth, Urology Group - Cincinnati.com

Cincinnati Health Briefs: New collaboration for TriHealth, Urology Group
Cincinnati.com
Welcome to Cincinnati Health Briefs, a quick dose of news from around Cincinnati coming to you on Mondays. Got a story tip or a smart remark? Twitter @apsaker, asaker@enquirer.com or 513/768-8489. The Urology Group now is providing urological ...


KC-centered Animal Health Corridor reaps global recognition - Kansas City Star

Kansas City Star

KC-centered Animal Health Corridor reaps global recognition
Kansas City Star
Ten years after its founding, just how firmly fixed in international awareness is the Kansas City-centered Animal Health Corridor? Monday night, hundreds of people are gathering here, some from around the world, to celebrate the group's 10th anniversary.

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Veterans, mental health advocates work to reduce stigma - Asbury Park Press

Veterans, mental health advocates work to reduce stigma
Asbury Park Press
HOLMDEL — Todd Wagenbach knows how difficult life can be for veterans. Many of 67-year-old Wagenbach's compatriots in the Vietnam War came home and struggled with mental health issues as they returned to civilian life and, sometimes, joblessness.


Health news and events around the valley, Aug. 27-Sept. 2, 2015 - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Health news and events around the valley, Aug. 27-Sept. 2, 2015
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Las Vegas HEALS (Health, Education, Advocacy and Leadership of Southern Nevada) is accepting nominations for its annual Inspired Excellence in Healthcare Awards. This annual ceremony recognizes health care individuals who inspire continued health ...

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Q&A: Charles Smithers Jr., National Business Coalition on Health - Business Insurance

Business Insurance

Q&A: Charles Smithers Jr., National Business Coalition on Health
Business Insurance
Charles Smithers Jr. is the chief operating and financial officer for the Washington-based National Business Coalition on Health, as well as its interim chief executive officer. He recently discussed the concept of value-based health insurance design ...


Addressing Mental Health in our Local Jail - The Charlottesville Newsplex

The Charlottesville Newsplex

Addressing Mental Health in our Local Jail
The Charlottesville Newsplex
Albemarle County, VA (NEWSPLEX) -- When it comes to treating mental health problems in our community our criminal justice system plays a key role. “A lot of people with mental health issues that end up in the jail are here because they may not have a ...


Massachusetts health insurance costs set to rise by 6.3 percent in 2016 - MassLive.com

MassLive.com

Massachusetts health insurance costs set to rise by 6.3 percent in 2016
MassLive.com
Around 300,000 people in Massachusetts will see their health insurance costs rise by an average of 6.3 percent in the first quarter of next year. The Massachusetts Division of Insurance announced the increase after a review of the rates for the ...

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The other half of the story of health care responsibility - Billings Gazette

The other half of the story of health care responsibility
Billings Gazette
The Aug. 8 Gazette commentary by Claudia Clifford, executive director of AARP Montana titled "Tell the feds to support Montana Help Act" is only half of the story regarding our health care responsibility. The intentions are marvelous, the support is ...