Monthly Archives: October 2018

The midterm elections could determine the fate of your health care – CNN


CNN

The midterm elections could determine the fate of your health care
CNN
With health care as a top issue in this election, it's clear Americans are looking to their representatives in Congress for answers. And the continuing decline in life expectancy is a compelling reason to cast our vote for candidates who will champion ...

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Vegan diet could lead to weight loss, study finds – Today.com


Today.com

Vegan diet could lead to weight loss, study finds
Today.com
Veganism is trending. In the past year, several professional athletes and celebrities have come out promoting a plant-based diet. New vegan products have emerged in restaurants and grocery store shelves and a peak in interest has flooded physician and ...
Vegan Diet Could Help Keep Diabetes Under ControlMedscape
Vegan diet may boost mental, physical heath of diabeticsUPI.com
Consuming a vegan diet may help reduce risk of developing Type-2 diabetesEconomic Times
The Tribune
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FDA to unveil plan to halt the ‘health tragedy’ of teen e-cigarette use in November – MarketWatch


FDA to unveil plan to halt the 'health tragedy' of teen e-cigarette use in November
MarketWatch
“We gave ample warnings of the worrisome trends we were observing with respect to rising youth popularity of these products,” FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said in a statement Tuesday. “Now we have hard data to support that public health tragedy that ...

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Anytime Fitness parent buys high-intensity concept Basecamp Fitness (video) – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal


Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Anytime Fitness parent buys high-intensity concept Basecamp Fitness (video)
Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
"We believe that Basecamp Fitness and Anytime Fitness will appeal to two very different types of consumers," Dave Mortensen, co-founder and president of Woodbury-based Self Esteem Brands and Anytime Fitness, said in a statement.

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Halloween Treats That Don’t Break the Diet – KRQE News 13


KRQE News 13

Halloween Treats That Don't Break the Diet
KRQE News 13
It's Halloween, and you know candy is going to be all over the place. Do you ever find yourself taking handful after handful until your stomach hurts and you're filled with regret? It happens quite often to a lot of people, especially on Halloween ...

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The Fear of Losing Your Health Insurance – New York Times


New York Times

The Fear of Losing Your Health Insurance
New York Times
To the Editor: Re “Held Hostage by Health Insurance” (Op-Ed, Oct. 16):. Kurt Eichenwald has captured the frustration of all Americans living with pre-existing conditions — in his case, epilepsy. He worries that he may lose his health insurance if some ...

10 House races where health care could swing the 2018 election – Vox


Vox

10 House races where health care could swing the 2018 election
Vox
Even with Obamacare repeal in the rearview mirror (for now), the defining issue for many voters in 2018 is health care. No issue has mobilized Democrats more, after Republicans tried to repeal the Affordable Care Act last year. Polling from the Pew ...
The Health 202: Arizona's Senate race illustrates Republicans' health-care bindWashington Post
Biden on GOP health-care claims: They're either 'really stupid' or 'not telling the truth'The Hill

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Isaac resigns as Kanawha-Charleston health board president – Charleston Gazette-Mail


Charleston Gazette-Mail

Isaac resigns as Kanawha-Charleston health board president
Charleston Gazette-Mail
Another WCHS report quoted unnamed sources who said that, in an unscheduled health department staff meeting the day the needle exchange closed, Isaac encouraged staff members who live in the city to vote for Goodwin, which would violate state code ...
Health board president resigns amid heated Charleston mayor's raceWest Virginia MetroNews

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Coca-Cola found a way to convince millenials to drink Diet Coke – Quartz


Quartz

Coca-Cola found a way to convince millenials to drink Diet Coke
Quartz
Maybe Coca-Cola cracked the code. After years of dour news around soda consumption trends, the CEO of the Atlanta-based beverage giant reported this week that sales of Diet Coke has him feeling pretty optimistic. Coca-Cola beat investor expectations in ...
Coca-Cola CEO: We're making Diet Coke cool again and here's how we're doing itCNBC
Coca-Cola Gets Lift From a Perennial Laggard: Diet CokeWall Street Journal
Diet drinks and bottled water sales fuel third-quarter growth at Coca-ColaFDF World - Food, Drink and Franchise News, Magazine and Website
The Australian
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Diet enriched with cottonseed oil improves cholesterol profiles – News-Medical.net


News-Medical.net

Diet enriched with cottonseed oil improves cholesterol profiles
News-Medical.net
Researchers at the University of Georgia have found that a high-fat diet enriched with cottonseed oil drastically improved cholesterol profiles in young adult men. The researchers conducted a five-day outpatient feeding trial of 15 healthy, normal ...