‘Love Island’ Host’s Shock Death Revives Concerns Around Mental Health, Media Scrutiny

The death of popular “Love Island” host Caroline Flack has sent shockwaves across the U.K. and again raised long-running concerns about broadcaster ITV’s support of cast members on the hit reality competition as well as the country’s intense media scrutiny … Read more…

Tesla acknowledges ‘health epidemics’ as new risk in financial filing amid coronavirus outbreak

After estimating that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in China would only cause their business a week-and-a-half production delay, Tesla now acknowledges “health epidemics” as a material risk in their annual financial filing. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals National Leadership Team

Chairman and CEO Greg Adams recently announced a new national leadership team and organizational structure for Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals. The new organizational structure is designed to optimize Kaiser Permanente’s current operations for quality and affordability by further … Read more…

Google Health, the company’s newest product area, has ballooned to more than 500 employees

Google and its parent company, Alphabet, are counting on new businesses as growth slows in its core digital advertising business. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

2019 financial results for Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Hospitals

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Marc Brown marc.t.brown@kp.org 510-271-6328 OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc., Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and their respective subsidiaries (KFHP/H) reported 2019 annual financial results. Total operating revenues for 2019 were $ 84.5 billion, compared to $ 79.7 … Read more…

Hawaii nurses and health care professionals join alliance

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Laura M. Lott laura.m.lott@kp.org 808-432-5916 808-343-2406 (mobile) HONOLULU — Hawaii Nurses and Healthcare Professionals, a new union representing approximately 975 Kaiser Permanente Hawaii registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and respiratory therapists, has joined the Alliance of Health Care … Read more…

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Netflix show comes under fire from UK health chief

The chief executive of Britain’s National Health Service (NHS), Simon Stevens, reportedly said Gwyneth Paltrow’s Netflix show, “the Goop Lab,” pushes “dubious wellness products and dodgy procedures.” Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

U.S. declares coronavirus health emergency, bars foreign nationals who visited China

WASHINGTON Reuters) – The Trump administration, while insisting the risk to Americans from coronavirus is low, nevertheless declared a public health emergency on Friday and announced the extraordinary step of barring entry to the United States of foreign nationals who … Read more…

A college student in Boston was diagnosed with measles. Health officials say many people may have been exposed

A student at Northeastern University in Boston was diagnosed with measles and may have exposed many others to the highly contagious disease, Boston health officials said Thursday. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

World Health Organization chief to meet Chinese officials in Beijing as coronavirus deaths rise

The coronavirus has infected 2,116 people and killed 56. Cases have been identified in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Nepal, France, Australia and the U.S. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your … Read more…

United Airlines says two passengers examined by US health officials after appearing to show symptoms of coronavirus

Two passengers flying from Shanghai into Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport were examined by U.S. health officials after appearing to show symptoms of the coronavirus, United Airlines said Tuesday. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Modern Health’s Alyson Friedensohn Is Creating A Safe Space For Mental Health In The Office | Forbes

Forbes SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: 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…

Electronic Health Records Creating A ‘New Era’ Of Health Care Fraud, Officials Say

The federal government funneled billions in subsidies to software vendors who overstated or deceived the government about what their products could do, according to whistleblowers.(Lydia Zuraw/KHN) This story also ran on Fortune. This story can be republished for free (details). … Read more…

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…