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May 20
Education May Be Key to a Healthier, Wealthier US

According to the United States Department of Education, the U.S. high school…

May 16
External Reference Drug Pricing Could Save Medicare Tens of Billions

A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health…

May 15
For-Profit Dialysis Provider Charges Private Insurers 4 Times More Than Government Payers

Private insurers covering people receiving treatment for dialysis paid four times more…

May 13
New Analysis Predicts Top U.S. Counties at Risk for Measles Outbreaks

A team of researchers has identified 25 U.S. counties that are most likely to…

Apr 29
Opioid Epidemic May Have Cost US Governments $37.8 Billion in Tax Revenue

The United States is one of only eight countries in the world where decreases in child…

Apr 26
Study Links Insurance Coverage to Access to Hospital Care

Compared to privately insured patients, individuals who lack insurance or use Medicaid…

Apr 22
A Viable Alternative to Medicare-For-All?

Medicare-for-all, a solution that would bring United States healthcare policies more…

Apr 19
Medical Guidelines May Be Biased, Overly Aggressive in US

Dr. Sunita Sah practiced general medicine for several years in the United…

Apr 17
Potential Fix for Hospital Star Rating Program

Allowing for more quality measures in the federal government’s Quality Star…

Apr 15
Repeat Heart Attack and Early Death Linked to Hospitals with Low Care Scores

Heart attack patients treated at hospitals with low care scores are at greater risk…