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Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 18:22

NEWS.com.au

Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care
NEWS.com.au
The source added that a line of the note contained words to the effect: “'We both have medical issues, we just can't afford the health care.'” The victims' identities were not immediately released. Area workers who witnessed the aftermath of the tragic ...
Couple caught in 'financial spiral' jump to their deathsNew York Post
'We had a great life, look after our kids': The chiropractor who jumped to his death with his wife off Manhattan ...Daily Mail

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Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 18:22

NEWS.com.au

Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care
NEWS.com.au
The source added that a line of the note contained words to the effect: “'We both have medical issues, we just can't afford the health care.'” The victims' identities were not immediately released. Area workers who witnessed the aftermath of the tragic ...
Couple caught in 'financial spiral' jump to their deathsNew York Post

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Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 15:02

NEWS.com.au

Couple jump to their deaths because they 'can't afford' health care
NEWS.com.au
The source added that a line of the note contained words to the effect: “'We both have medical issues, we just can't afford the health care.'” The victims' identities were not immediately released. Area workers who witnessed the aftermath of the tragic ...
Couple caught in 'financial spiral' jump to their deathsNew York Post

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Meet the Women Senators Who Helped Stop the Health Care Bill - TIME

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 14:31

TIME

Meet the Women Senators Who Helped Stop the Health Care Bill
TIME
Sen. John McCain of Arizona's vote against the "skinny repeal" of Obamacare may have been the most dramatic, but the objections of Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of Maine had already put the bill's fate in jeopardy.
John McCain sinks 'skinny repeal' of Obamacare health actThe Guardian
Trump reacts to Senate health care bill's defeat: “Let Obamacare implode … Watch!”Vox
John McCain Ripped the Heart Out of Mitch McConnell's Health-Care RepealGQ Magazine
Business Insider -MarketWatch
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Senate health bill collapses in bitter blow to Trump - The Australian

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 14:07

The Australian

Senate health bill collapses in bitter blow to Trump
The Australian
US Republicans failed spectacularly yesterday in their latest effort to dismantle Obamacare, leaving the party shocked and in disarray, and signalling the potential death knell for President Donald Trump's dream of repealing his predecessor's health ...
Republicans' healthcare plan collapsed this week — but they're not done yetMarkets Insider
The Health Care Debate Is Not Dead In The SenateForbes
Senate GOP opens health care debate. Now what?The Conversation US
The Atlantic -Vox -TIME
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Hospital senior management jobs to be filled soon, says Health ... - The Mercury

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 04:23

The Mercury

Hospital senior management jobs to be filled soon, says Health ...
The Mercury
THE State Government is in the process of interviewing candidates for senior management roles at hospitals across the state. In May, Health Minister Michael ...

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Hospital senior management jobs to be filled soon, says Health ... - The Mercury

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 04:23

The Mercury

Hospital senior management jobs to be filled soon, says Health ...
The Mercury
THE State Government is in the process of interviewing candidates for senior management roles at hospitals across the state. In May, Health Minister Michael ...

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Free sexual health clinic added to Maryborough - Fraser Coast Chronicle

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 04:14

Fraser Coast Chronicle

Free sexual health clinic added to Maryborough
Fraser Coast Chronicle
MARYBOROUGH residents now have access to a free and confidential sexual health clinic where they can get tested for sexually transmitted diseases. The Wide Bay Sexual Health and HIV Service's new outreach clinic will operate monthly on the first ...

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Stroke survivors and their carers often have poor mental health. Here's how we can help them - The Conversation AU

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 02:08

The Conversation AU

Stroke survivors and their carers often have poor mental health. Here's how we can help them
The Conversation AU
Recent research has shed light on how stroke impacts not only a person's physical health and well-being, but also their social and mental health. While this may not be surprising, the simultaneous decrease in mental health for their carers may be more ...

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Stroke survivors and their carers often have poor mental health. Here's how we can help them - The Conversation AU

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 02:08

The Conversation AU

Stroke survivors and their carers often have poor mental health. Here's how we can help them
The Conversation AU
Recent research has shed light on how stroke impacts not only a person's physical health and well-being, but also their social and mental health. While this may not be surprising, the simultaneous decrease in mental health for their carers may be more ...

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Why digital health is no match for human touch - The Australian Financial Review

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 01:26

The Australian Financial Review

Why digital health is no match for human touch
The Australian Financial Review
It's the good doctor to whom patients can bring their health worries. It's the doctor who will listen to their story, make them feel seen and heard, contain their anxiety and empower them to heal themselves. Many chronic conditions can't be cured but a ...

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Digital health's 'feature creep' is being watched by authorities - The Australian Financial Review

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 01:25

The Australian Financial Review

Digital health's 'feature creep' is being watched by authorities
The Australian Financial Review
A market exists for privately-billed digital health, such as NZ app Firstcheck, which recently arrived in Australia and charges patients $19.95 for remote dermatology consultations. But the explosion of "dial a doctor" video consultation technology ...

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Digital health's 'feature creep' is being watched by authorities - The Australian Financial Review

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 01:25

The Australian Financial Review

Digital health's 'feature creep' is being watched by authorities
The Australian Financial Review
A market exists for privately-billed digital health, such as NZ app Firstcheck, which recently arrived in Australia and charges patients $19.95 for remote dermatology consultations. But the explosion of "dial a doctor" video consultation technology ...

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Health issues force minister to take leave | SBS News - SBS

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 01:02

SBS

Health issues force minister to take leave | SBS News
SBS
Special Minister of State Scott Ryan is taking time off to deal with complications from some long-standing medical issues.

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Women's Health & Men's Health Launch Fitfluencer Network - B&T - B&T

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 23:40

B&T

Women's Health & Men's Health Launch Fitfluencer Network - B&T
B&T
Pacific Magazine's Women's Health and Men's Health Australia have announced the launch of their Fitfluencers Network – Australia's most recognisable health, ...

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Prudential watchdog warns health insurers against complacency - The Australian

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 14:28

The Australian

Prudential watchdog warns health insurers against complacency
The Australian
Peter Kohlhagen, senior manager, policy development, at the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, said a review by the regulator of management practices among health insurers showed that although many companies considered risk management and ...

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Senate Republicans' approach to health care is bizarre and appalling - Vox

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 13:00

Vox

Senate Republicans' approach to health care is bizarre and appalling
Vox
Nobody can tell exactly what Senate Republicans are doing with Americans' health care, largely because they keep lying about it. Five days ago, John McCain called on senators to pay more heed to governors' words of caution about steep Medicaid cuts.
The Senate Health-Care Vote-O-Rama: A Guide for the PerplexedThe New Yorker
To pass health-care reform, Republicans may strip it downThe Economist
Senate GOP advances a health care bill. Now what?The Conversation US
New York Times -RollingStone.com
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Health Plans Rip 'Skinny Repeal' As Disaster For Insurance Markets - Forbes

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 12:35

Forbes

Health Plans Rip 'Skinny Repeal' As Disaster For Insurance Markets
Forbes
The health insurance industry blasted the latest Republican Senate proposal to eliminate the individual mandate to buy insurance, saying it would raise health costs on millions of Americans and wreak havoc on insurance markets. With the GOP-led Senate ...

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The US health economy is big, but is it better? - The Conversation US

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 02:06

The Conversation US

The US health economy is big, but is it better?
The Conversation US
My research, described in my book, “The Essentials of Health Economics,” as well as that of others, shows how the size of the health care economy continues to grow, without corresponding improvements in treatment outcomes. Looking at the evidence on ...

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When Pat and Bob nearly saved health care reform: A lesson in ... - The Conversation US

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 01:59

The Conversation US

When Pat and Bob nearly saved health care reform: A lesson in ...
The Conversation US
While current congressional leaders are digging in their heels along party lines, it might be good to take a step back and consider how two Senate leaders in the ...

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