Living With and Managing Iron-Deficiency Anemia

Living With and Managing Iron-Deficiency Anemia

SUSAN: I think I had been anemic for a very long time. I was working full time and in graduate school full time, so of course I’m tired. I thought my lifestyle was causing this, and I did not think there was an underlying medical condition. I work very hard and really love my job. …

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US Healthcare System Explained

If you look at lists regarding which countries have the best healthcare and landed in rather unsual places seems rather strange I know but hear me out For some reason places turned a dark red and Japan followed cause Japan and another hand fell on the Islands Big list of random facts with a rather …

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Republicans are playing with the future of the entire health insurance industry

Since the day it was signed into law, Obamacare has been on the defense. And in a Trump administration, it could actually be left in tatters. Only the Republicans don’t exactly have a health care plan to enact in its place. Their strategy: repeal and delay. They want to repeal Obamacare as quickly as possible, …

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What is #FakeMeds?

What is #FakeMeds?

#FakeMeds is a public health campaign that seeks to reduce the harm caused to people in the UK buying medicines and medical devices online. Common examples of fake and unlicensed medicines and medical devices include so-called “smart drugs”, condoms, slimming pills, medicines sold as sports supplements, erectile dysfunction drugs and STI test kits.

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Promoting Diversity in Health-Related Research: NIH Grant Supplements

Promoting Diversity in Health-Related Research: NIH Grant Supplements

DR. ALAN E. GUTTMACHER: We at NICHD enthusiastically support diversity supplements for a number of reasons; perhaps most importantly, through these supplements, we guarantee that we will have a diverse workforce — that we will take advantage of the best and brightest minds informing the research workforce of the future. And also, by doing that, …

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Compare Kaiser HMO vs Blueshield PPO- health insurance- what are advantages and dissadvantages

Compare Kaiser HMO vs Blueshield PPO- health insurance- what are advantages and dissadvantages

Let’s take a look at a comparison of Blue Shield of California and Kaiser health plans. Both are the most popular plans in California and in some zip codes these are the only plans available for consumers. I will mainly compare the Kaiser HMO plan with Blue Shield PPO plan make sure to watch this …

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Health Insurance: The Importance of MediCal for Individuals with Disabilities

Health Insurance: The Importance of MediCal for Individuals with Disabilities

(faint techno tones) – We’re very, very happy to have Amy Westling to kick off our conference this morning. Amy is the executive director of the association of Regional Center Agencies in Sacramento, also called ARCA and Amy is gonna give us an update on what ARCA is doing these days. So Amy… – Amy …

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Understanding Health Insurance: Out-of-Pocket Costs

Understanding Health Insurance: Out-of-Pocket Costs

Stuff happens. And that’s when insurance really comes in handy. Now, having insurance helps a lot, but it doesn’t mean all your health care is going to be free. There are lots of details about your insurance plan that affect how much you pay when you get sick or injured. If you have Medicaid, a …

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Insane Health Insurance Co Profits – MSNBC w Cenk

Insane Health Insurance Co Profits – MSNBC w Cenk

one final note for you guys saying it’s on health care we’re told that the reform effort that they surest companies were doing that best they could had to keep raising our previous cousin yourselves squeezed on costs well the proper sickness for the top ten health insurance firms are out for the first records …

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Vitamin D levels may predict weight loss success

[Music plays] And the study that we did, the observational study: “Baseline Vitamin D Status,” not only predicted weight lost but it predicted fat loss in particular. Did not predict any change in muscle mass but it predicted fat loss in particular and especially abdominal fat loss. So, these are obviously, they’re very important issues …

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