Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. The Congressional Budget Office earlier this week estimated that state spending on Medicaid will increase by $33 billion over the next decade under the Senate Finance Committee's health reform bill, which expands Medicaid eligibility to individuals with incomes up to 133% of the federal poverty level (Smitherman, Baltimore Sun, 10/9).
The UC Irvine Health Bariatric Surgery Services has earned renewed accreditation in the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, conferred by the American College of Surgeon and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
But in these modern times, we tend to rely on technology for many aspects of life, and a 2012 survey from the Pew Research Internet Project revealed that around 35% of US adults say they have used online resources - including health apps - to diagnose a medical condition.
As hundreds of scientists, doctors and researchers continuously try to find better ways to improve the health of human beings, new methods of fighting diseases and staying healthy is being published almost every day that if you wait for a month to get your health magazine, you may miss out on some of the most exciting discoveries.
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