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Diabetes Study Shows a Three-Fold Difference Between U.S. Counties

A study of diabetes prevalence in the U.S. shows a three-fold difference between the county with the highest rates and the one with the lowest. The study, by the American Diabetes Association, finds stark differences among rates of diagnosis, diabetes awareness and effective treatment. These findings could help policymakers and healthcare providers identify areas in […]

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Patients and Healthcare Professionals Disagree on Healthcare Responsibility, Cost

There are stark disagreements between patients and healthcare professionals regarding who is responsible for care. According to a new study from Xerox, nearly 50 percent of consumers say they take complete responsibility for their health, whereas less than 6 percent of healthcare professionals believe this to be true. In addition, less than 5 percent of […]

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Healthcare Salaries Are on the Rise

A new survey shows that healthcare salaries are rising as a growing and aging population produces a staffing shortfalls across the country. The survey, from online healthcare career hub eCareers, finds that 87% of healthcare workers surveyed are making more or the same as a year ago. However, nearly half of those interviewed are actively […]

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Most Americans Don’t Price Shop for Healthcare Services, Survey Finds

The latest HealthMine Wellness Survey finds that 70% of U.S. consumers still don’t price shop for healthcare services. HealthMine, a healthcare technology firm, said that health plan sponsors are part of the problem, with just 29% offering a price comparison tool. Yet, shopping for medical services or pharmaceutical drugs can really cut down on the […]

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Rising Healthcare Costs are Stealing Your Pay Raise

Rising Healthcare Costs are Stealing Your Pay Raise

A new report from U.S. healthcare reform company HCMS Group finds that reducing healthcare waste could free up funds for bigger paychecks. This could be the fastest route to increasing wages in the U.S. Healthcare waste is overtreatment by medical providers and overconsumption by patients, with risky narcotics at the top of the list. Waste […]

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Low-Dose Aspirin May Help Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Low-Dose Aspirin May Help Prevent Colorectal Cancer

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has published a recommendation for initiating low-dose aspirin for the primary prevention of both cardiovascular-related events and colorectal cancer in select adults. These new recommendations for daily low-dose aspirin apply to men and women 50 to 59 years old who have a 10 percent or greater risk of […]

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Fears of Zika Could Put a Chill on Travel Plans

Fears of Zika Could Put a Chill on Travel Plans

The mosquito-borne Zika virus is becoming a factor in many Americans’ travel plans, according to a new survey. Travel agency Harbinger – which specializes in marketing to women – said that 80% of women surveyed said they will avoid travel to Zika-infected regions this winter. Young women (aged 18-34) are particularly likely to alter their […]

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New Wearable “Cough Barrier” Promises to Limit Spread of Flu, Colds

New Wearable “Cough Barrier” Promises to Limit Spread of Flu, Colds

Hypochondriacs have new reason to rejoice with the launch a new, easily-deployed device that promises to limit the spread of pesky flu and cold germs. Called “Curtail – The Cough Barrier,” this device promises to eliminate 99% of expelled particulates from coughing, preventing the introduction of potentially untoward agents into the air by cold and […]

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