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Health Spas Aimed at Teaching Stressed Executives to Unwind - New York Times

Health Spas Aimed at Teaching Stressed Executives to Unwind
New York Times
Her choice was VeraVia, on the beach north of San Diego, which promised to not just make her eat well, work up a sweat and get healthy while she was there — many spas do that — but also get at underlying issues to help her change her behavior and ...

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Introducing Health Goth, a New Lifestyle Trend - New York Magazine

New York Magazine

Introducing Health Goth, a New Lifestyle Trend
New York Magazine
Somewhere in between normcore, cyberpunk, goth, and sportswear chic exists the possibly real trend known as “Health Goth.” It's been kicking around since spring, actually, but it seems to have entered the mainstream this week, much to the chagrin of OG ...

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Mercy Health changes leaders - Cincinnati.com

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Mercy Health changes leaders
Cincinnati.com
"Over the last two years, Mercy Health has been transforming to better meet the needs of patients and local communities," Michael Connelly, president and chief executive officer, said in a statement. Mercy Health, once known as Catholic Health Partners ...
EXCLUSIVE: Mercy Health revamps leadership teamCincinnati Business Courier
Mercy Health's May retiring early and other top leadership changesHamilton Journal News (subscription)

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Allegheny County explores state of Mon Valley area health - Tribune-Review

Allegheny County explores state of Mon Valley area health
Tribune-Review
Health department director Dr. Karen Hacker and colleagues led a discussion at McKeesport YMCA along Evans Avenue, near UPMC McKeesport, with local health care providers and advocates. It covered Dravosburg, Duquesne, Elizabeth Township, ...

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'Real people stories': Drama focuses on black men and health - Durham Herald Sun

Durham Herald Sun

'Real people stories': Drama focuses on black men and health
Durham Herald Sun
The show is an extension of The Durham Focus Group Project, a research program that the Durham-based non-profit health development organization FHI 360 started in 2012. The organization reached out to the African-American community, and conducted ...


CMS Proposes 2016 Basic Health Program Payment Plan - California Healthline

CMS Proposes 2016 Basic Health Program Payment Plan
California Healthline
The program, which is scheduled to launch in 2015, was designed for states to offer lower-cost health coverage options to residents with annual incomes that exceed the eligibility threshold for Medicaid, but who are unable to afford the health plans ...
Feds outline plan to pay states for Basic Health Program in 2016ModernHealthcare.com

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Precision Health: Policy Needs To Catch Up To Science - Forbes

Precision Health: Policy Needs To Catch Up To Science
Forbes
While adding to convenience, the power of this rapid personalization is that it is poised to transform health care as well. Imagine a world where treatments are based on your exact genetic make-up or that of the cancer or bacteria afflicted you—or ...


Free health clinic in Seattle hopes to help thousands - KING5.com

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Free health clinic in Seattle hopes to help thousands
KING5.com
All of the manpower is donated by doctors, dentists, nurses and other health care professionals who give their time and expertise. More than 50 health, human service and civic organizations are pitching in, along with a group known as Remote Area Medical.

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NHS needs extra cash and overhaul, say health bosses - BBC News

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NHS needs extra cash and overhaul, say health bosses
BBC News
Drastic changes to services and extra money is needed if the NHS in England is not to suffer, health bosses say. A five-year plan for the NHS - unveiled by six national bodies - once again highlighted an annual £30bn shortfall would open up in the next ...
NHS needs £8 bn funding boost and 'major reforms' says health chiefTelegraph.co.uk
Firms to receive NHS cash to reward staff for losing weight in 'radical model ...The Independent
Health ministers refuse to commit to £8bn funding sought in NHS reportThe Guardian
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Why You Have The Wrong Kind Of Health Insurance: Obamacare - Forbes

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Why You Have The Wrong Kind Of Health Insurance: Obamacare
Forbes
High deductibles are causing patients to skip health care they really need. At the same time, there are no deductibles or copayments for a whole slew of services that people don't need or could easily pay for out of pocket. What's the common ...
No surprise: Americans fail even basic questions about Obamacare, health ...NewsOK.com
New for 2015: Obamacare insurers' opt-out clauseCNBC

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