Google snaps up chief medical officer of health device maker AliveCor, weeks after buying Fitbit

Dr. Jacqueline Shreibati will join Google’s health clinical team and report to the chief health officer, Dr. Karen DeSalvo. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: How’s That Open Enrollment Going?

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Kimberly Leonard Washington Examiner @leonardkl Read Kimberly's Stories Alice Miranda Ollstein Politico @AliceOllstein Read Alice's Stories Paige Winfield Cunningham The Washington … Read more…

Kyrie Irving Speaks Out After Being Booed: ‘Sports Entertainment Matters More Than Someone’s Mental Health’

These Kyrie Irving fliers are posted across the street from TD Garden in Boston. “It happens all the time and Tonight just shows how Sports/Entertainment will always be ignorant and obtrusive,” Irving … news entertainment – BingNews DEAL UPDATE:

Trump to meet with vaping industry, public health advocates as he mulls flavored e-cigarette ban

Trump will meet with the vaping industry and public health advocates Friday as he weighs a ban on flavored e-cigarettes, the White House said. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Warren’s Plan On ‘Medicare For All’ Could Raise Concerns Among Health Providers

Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News’ chief Washington correspondent, joined host Scott Simon on NPR’s Weekend Edition Saturday to talk about the plan released by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) for funding the “Medicare For All” health plan she has endorsed. She … Read more…

Bolivian forager-farmers known for amazing heart health are divided about what makes a good life

A small Bolivian society of indigenous forager-farmers, known for astonishingly healthy cardiovascular systems, is seeing a split in beliefs about what makes a good life. Some are holding more to tradition — family ties, hunting and forest medicine — but … Read more…

Missouri Health Director Tracked Planned Parenthood Patients’ Periods On Spreadsheet

The efforts to track menstrual cycles were part of a larger investigation into claims of unsafe practices at the state’s lone abortion clinic, according to the official. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with … Read more…

Rebekah Vardy opens up about mental health after poking fun at Coleen Rooney amid ongoing feud

The WAGS have been at war since Coleen accused Rebekah of selling stories on her… Rebekah Vardy has opened up about mental health, telling her fans ‘it’s okay to feel unstable’ amid her ongoing feud with Coleen Rooney. Over the … Read more…

Amazon acquires start-up Health Navigator, its first health-related purchase since PillPack

Over a year after purchasing PillPack, Amazon has acquired a start-up called Health Navigator to go deeper in the digital health space. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Democratic debate in Ohio: Dems spar over Biden’s son, wealth tax, health care | Nightline

Nightline BEST DEAL UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Sophia Bush and Marianne Williamson to Appear at Gwyneth Paltrow’s In goop Health SF Summit

Sophia Bush and Democratic presidential candidate and author Marianne Williamson will join Gwyneth Paltrow at her In goop Health wellness summit in the San Francisco area next month. The… E! Online (US) – Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…

Nationals catcher Kurt Suzuki balancing health concerns with urgency of pennant race

Suzuki has been working his way back from a bout of right elbow inflammation, and could see pinch-hitting duty this weekend. Washington Nationals BEST DEAL UPDATE(UK): SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

A public health framework for marijuana sales and use in jurisdictions considering legalization

Jurisdictions considering legalization of non-medical marijuana should implement a public health framework that prioritizes public health over business interests, according to Rachel Barry and… Aid / Disasters News From Medical News Today BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…

State Highlights: DOJ Outlines Efforts To Address Rural Safety Crisis In Alaska; Activists File Lawsuit Over New Hampshire’s Treatment Of Mental Health Patients In ERs

Media outlets report on news fro Alaska, New Hampshire, California, North Carolina, Massachusetts, Virginia, Minnesota, Florida, Connecticut, Wisconsin, Georgia, Ohio, Missouri, and Maryland. Kaiser Health News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Suicide of prominent pastor Jarrid Wilson forces church leaders to confront mental health

Church leaders are trying to figure out how to help believers struggling with depression and anxiety.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of … Read more…

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Despite Booming Economy, Uninsured Rate Ticks Up

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News @jrovner Read Julie's Stories Rebecca Adams CQ Roll Call @RebeccaAdamsDC Read Rebecca's Stories Joanne Kenen Politico @JoanneKenen Read Joanne's Stories Tami Luhby CNN @luhby Read … Read more…

Castro: Biden Attack Wasn’t Planned, Was ‘Disagreement On Health Care Policy’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

MTP Daily with Chuck Todd | MSNBC SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s … Read more…

What should people avoid inhaling during mysterious lung disease outbreak? Health officials disagree

It's too early to pinpoint what exactly is making people sick, federal health officials say. Meantime, the CDC and FDA are warning people to avoid different products. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

Trisha Yearwood Isn’t Surprised Kelly Clarkson Overcame Health Scares: ‘She’s A Pro’ | PeopleTV

PeopleTV SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Kim & Kyle Richards ‘Not Speaking’ After Heated Argument Over Kim’s Health & Recent Hospital Visit

Kyle Richards decided to ‘reach out’ to Kim after her sister allegedly checked out of a hospital ‘against medical advice.’ The conversation didn’t go well, according to HollywoodLife’s source. Here’s what exactly caused the sibling fallout. Hollywood Life BEST DEAL … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente increases health care access in northern Virginia

ROCKVILLE, Md. — Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest not-for-profit integrated health care system, continued its commitment to northern Virginia by opening another state-of-the-art medical center. The Colonial Forge Medical Center, which is located on the Stafford Hospital campus, is the … Read more…

Insurance linked to hospitals’ decision to transfer kids with mental health emergencies

A national study finds differences in the decisions to admit or transfer children with mental health emergencies based on the patients’ insurance type. Children without insurance are more likely to be transferred to another hospital than those with insurance. Child … Read more…