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The Hill

Small businesses just scored a win on health-care costs
The Hill
On Tuesday, the Department of Labor published its anticipated final rule expanding association health plans (AHPs). These plans provide expanded health-care coverage options for small business owners and their employees by making it easier for them to ...
Oscar Health doubles down on Obamacare exchanges for 2019CNBC
Each of us needs to create our own health care system | Expert columnVirginian-Pilot
Trump administration expands use of health plans that skirt ACA consumer protectionsWashington Post
Wall Street Journal -Becker's Hospital Review -United States Department of Labor -United States Department of Labor
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Scientific American

The Healthy Addiction? Coffee Study Finds More Health Benefits
Scientific American
It's enough to make a tea drinker buy an espresso machine. In a new study, scientists in Germany report that they were able to modify a common age-related defect in the hearts of mice with doses of caffeine equivalent to four to five cups of coffee a ...
Four cups of coffee a day improves your heart
Drinking This Much Coffee Could Help Keep Your Heart Healthy, Study SuggestsNewsweek
Four cups of coffee a day linked to improved heart health, study findsThe Independent
Annals of Internal Medicine -American College of Cardiology -PLOS -National Institutes of Health
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The Atlantic

The New Model for a Health-First Approach to Legalizing Weed
The Atlantic
From a public-health perspective, the ideal marijuana policy would maximize benefits to the criminal-justice system while minimizing social and health effects of abuse and misuse. Indeed the move comes in the same week that researchers at Columbia ...

6 Health Benefits of Onions
Get ready to cry some happy tears, because onions definitely deserve a spot on your cutting board this summer. White, yellow, red/purple, and green—all varieties of onions offer some pretty impressive health benefits. The veggie has long been held in ...

Science Friday

Will We Ever Know How Moderate Drinking Affects Our Health?
Science Friday
Last week, the National Institutes of Health cancelled a $100 million study of alcohol and health after an internal investigation found “early and frequent” engagement with none other than the alcohol industry, to an extent that would “cast doubt” on ...


For Healthcare Incumbents, Naming Atul Gawande To Lead Health Nonprofit Is A Relief
The choice of Atul Gawande, the renowned surgeon and best-selling author, to run the new healthcare nonprofit being created by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and J.P. Morgan, should lead the chief executives of existing healthcare companies to breathe a ...
Atul Gawande, CEO?Slate Magazine
High-Profile Health-Care Venture May Crimp Supply Chain, MCOsBarron's
How can Atul Gawande help reinvent health care with his new company? These people have some ideasSTAT
New Yorker
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Police Shootings And Mental Health
June 22, 20185:17 AM ET. Heard on Morning Edition · Karen Grigsby Bates. A new study finds that police killings of unarmed black Americans have adverse effects on the mental health of black American adults in the general population. Facebook; Twitter


The health care industry needs workers. So it's turning to former factory and retail workers
The school, which is based in Toledo, specializes in health sciences and offers 16 programs that train students for a variety of medical professions, including certificate programs that can be completed in as little as one semester to master's degrees.

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Harvard Health (blog)

Physician burnout can affect your health
Harvard Health (blog)
There is a severe and worsening epidemic of physician burnout in the United States, which threatens the health of doctors and patients alike. What is burnout? How does it affect doctors? And, how can this affect patient care? Finally, what can be done ...

New York Times

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Name CEO for Health Initiative
New York Times
It's a marquee name for a marquee venture. Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase, the powerful triumvirate that earlier announced its hope to overhaul the health care of its employees and set an example for the nation, said on Wednesday that it ...
Gawande to Head Health Venture of Berkshire, Amazon, JPMorganWall Street Journal
Atul Gawande Named CEO Of Health Venture By Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway And JPMorganNPR
Buffett, Bezos and Dimon's pick to change health care is known as a thought leader, not necessarily a business leaderCNBC
CNNMoney -STAT -Bloomberg -New Yorker
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