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Medical News Today: Heart health: Are women getting incorrect treatment?

Recent research suggests that ignoring sex-specific risk factors of heart disease has resulted in women having a higher risk of dying from heart failure than men. Share on PinterestDifferences between men and women may mean that the latter do not receive the right treatment for heart conditions. A review published in Nature Medicine reveals an… Read More »

Country Star Garth Brooks Is Getting Dragged for Wearing a Bernie Sanders Jersey. Except He Wasn’t.

Country music star Garth Brooks found himself inadvertently at the center of an online controversy this week when he posted a photo to Instagram of himself wearing a jersey emblazoned with the name Sanders. The jersey referred to NFL Hall of Famer Barry Sanders, who played as a running back with the Detroit Lions; Brooks… Read More »

Getting Healthcare Providers Paid in Real-Time. FOR REAL. | Seth Cohen, Ooda Health

Health Tech Dec 23, 2019• BY JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH Disruption of the healthcare payment model? We’re IN! Meet Ooda Health a two-year old startup that is working to change the way healthcare is paid for by changing WHEN it’s paid for: BEFORE the patient leaves the hospital or doctor’s office. How can we possibly… Read More »

The case for getting fitter — not slimmer: Why our obsession with weight could be a mistake

“There is a general consensus out there that a fat person is basically a premature death waiting to happen.” Dr. Glenn Gaesser is on the phone from Arizona State University in Phoenix, where the professor, exercise physiologist and author of Big Fat Lies: The Truth About Your Weight and Health is known for challenging the… Read More »