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The World Health Organization will stop classifying transgender people as mentally ill

June 21, 2018 |

The World Health Organization no longer classifies transgender people as mentally ill. – RSS Channel – World

Retirement dilemma: Paying for a younger spouse’s health insurance until Medicare kicks in

June 3, 2018 |

Dear Liz: My husband and I have started discussing when he’ll retire. I’d like him to retire somewhere around 65 or 67. He thinks he’ll have to work until at least 70, if not longer, for health insurance coverage for me. (It’s possible that he could do so, since his is an intellectual job where…

L.A. Times – Business

Health is a hot topic in the race for California insurance commissioner, but power is limited

May 28, 2018 |

The person who wins the four-way race to become California’s next insurance commissioner will inherit a job with broad authority over policies that cover homes, businesses, cars and even airplanes.

But medical insurance? Not so much. The commissioner’s direct control over health insurers is limited,…

L.A. Times – Business

Americans stick with health insurance despite Trump’s push to dismantle Obamacare

May 22, 2018 |

Americans kept up their health insurance last year despite President Trump’s all-out push to dismantle the Obama-era coverage expansion. That’s the counterintuitive conclusion from a major government survey released Tuesday.

After nearly a full year of Trump’s presidency, the uninsured rate was…

L.A. Times – Business

Speculation Ramps Up on Melania Trump’s Health Status

May 19, 2018 |

The president has said she’s doing well, and the first lady herself tweeted on Wednesday she was “feeling great,” but other than that, Melania Trump’s health status after her kidney surgery on Monday has been kept “under wraps,” per the New York Times . Specifically, CNN poses the question: “Why is…


16,000 scientists sign dire warning to humanity over health of planet

May 19, 2018 |

More than 16,000 scientists from 184 countries have published a second warning to humanity advising that we need to change our wicked ways to help the planet. – RSS Channel – World

Travel Alert: Moon Dirt May Be Hazardous to Your Health

May 11, 2018 |

Spending time on the moon just got a little more complicated. A new study has found that lunar soil is extremely toxic and that even small amounts of lunar dirt could be damaging to lungs, reports Popular Mechanics . Astronauts on the Apollo missions first noticed problems with space dust when…

Health officials identify Yuma farm as one source of romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

April 28, 2018 |

A farm near Yuma, Ariz., has been identified as a suspected source of E. coli bacteria in an outbreak that has sickened scores of people in 22 states.

But federal health officials cautioned Friday that only eight of 98 cases were traced to the farm’s romaine lettuce and that two dozen other sites…

L.A. Times – Business

U.K.’s National Health Service Is in Trouble

April 22, 2018 |

Seventy years after its foundation, Britain’s beloved National Health Service, which delivers free care for all, struggles with chronic shortages, and politicians and experts are debating whether more public spending alone is the right solution. What’s News Europe