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Here's how much a family with good health insurance spent last year - CBS News

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Here's how much a family with good health insurance spent last year  CBS News

Employee health care costs have risen twice as fast as wages—those with coverage pay thousands of dollars more.

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David Oliver: What's the verdict on personal health budgets? - The BMJ

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David Oliver: What's the verdict on personal health budgets?  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 366 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l5138 (Published 21 August 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l5138. Article; Related *content*; Metrics; Responses ...

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Chinese stealing health and medical research data: report - The Australian

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Chinese stealing health and medical research data: report  The Australian

The global healthcare sector, including Australia, faces increasing cyber threats and malicious activity from Chinese groups, a new report warns, with medical ...

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Vaping health effects: US authorities investigating lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes - NEWS.com.au

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Vaping health effects: US authorities investigating lung illnesses linked to e-cigarettes  NEWS.com.au

The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a “cluster” of lung illnesses that it believes may be linked to e-cigarette use after such cases ...

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Trump says gun deaths are a public health emergency but his solutions are ambiguous - CBS News

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Trump says gun deaths are a public health emergency but his solutions are ambiguous  CBS News

President Trump said he thinks the prevalence of gun deaths in America constitutes a public health emergency, but has not offered a clear proposal on what he ...

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“Social Media Harms Your Mental Health” iPhone Cases Are Just the Latest Feeble Nod to Authenticity - Slate

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“Social Media Harms Your Mental Health” iPhone Cases Are Just the Latest Feeble Nod to Authenticity  Slate

“Social media seriously harms your mental health,” reads model Delilah Belle's iPhone case, captured in a mirror selfie that also highlights her artificial nails, ...

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More cheese, less meat: The new eating advice for a healthy heart - Sydney Morning Herald

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More cheese, less meat: The new eating advice for a healthy heart  Sydney Morning Herald

Poor diet is a leading contributor to heart disease, accounting for about 65 per cent of the total burden. But what exactly do we need to eat and avoid?

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Ernie Dingo camping on country to improve Indigenous men's health - ABC News

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Ernie Dingo camping on country to improve Indigenous men's health  ABC News

TV personality Ernie Dingo is travelling around Australia to improve Indigenous men's health by taking them camping in the bush.

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Private health insurance woes escalate as premiums, out-of-pocket costs rise - Sydney Morning Herald

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Private health insurance woes escalate as premiums, out-of-pocket costs rise  Sydney Morning Herald

The Morrison government is facing an escalating affordability crisis in private health insurance, as premiums continue to rise faster than wages, out-of-pocket ...

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How city health effects your health and happiness - BBC News

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How city health effects your health and happiness  BBC News

A recent study has likened city air pollution to smoking a pack of cigarettes each day for 29 years. While the effect on our lungs is undoubtedly troubling, we ...

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What’s the best remedy against anti-vaxxers? Reverse public health cuts - The Guardian

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What’s the best remedy against anti-vaxxers? Reverse public health cuts  The Guardian

Fragmented NHS services and a lack of specialist knowledge are behind the rise in measles cases, says immunologist Doug Brown.

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Subzero continues to improve - Racenet

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Subzero continues to improve  Racenet

The health of much-loved 1992 Melbourne Cup winner Subzero is continuing to improve.

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Putting Kids on Diets Won’t Solve Anything - The Atlantic

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Putting Kids on Diets Won’t Solve Anything  The Atlantic

Weight Watchers has a new app for children as young as 8. It might be better for the company than it is for pediatric health.

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Youth discounts fail to keep young people in private health insurance - The Conversation AU

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Youth discounts fail to keep young people in private health insurance  The Conversation AU

It was a key plank of what was dubbed the most significant package of private health insurance reforms in more than a decade. From April 1 this year, private ...

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Health advocates push to display sugar in drinks - ABC News

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Health advocates push to display sugar in drinks  ABC News

There could be a major change to food labelling, making it clear to consumers when they're buying products with added sugar. Another proposal being ...

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Families feel squeeze as healthcare, education costs outpace inflation - Sydney Morning Herald

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Families feel squeeze as healthcare, education costs outpace inflation  Sydney Morning Herald

Working families are being squeezed as the cost of essential goods and services including hospital visits, property rates and education climbs at twice the rate of ...

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NSW healthcare watchdog hired convicted sex offender to investigate misconduct - ABC News

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NSW healthcare watchdog hired convicted sex offender to investigate misconduct  ABC News

NSW's medical watchdog is under fire for hiring a convicted sex offender to investigate patient complaints, potentially including sexual misconduct by doctors.

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Health officials confirm tuberculosis case at Royal Perth Hospital - PerthNow

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Health officials confirm tuberculosis case at Royal Perth Hospital  PerthNow

More than 200 patients and staff will be monitored after a patient at Royal Perth Hospital was confirmed to have the infectious disease.

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