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Pediatricians are more likely to ask families about smoke alarm safety than gun safety, study says

That’s according to a new study published Monday in JAMA Pediatrics. The study found that pediatricians and pediatric residents were less likely to ask their patients about gun storage safety than smoke alarm safety — indicating an overall hesitation in bringing up gun safety with their patients. A team of doctors and researchers analyzed health… Read More »

Trump’s Executive Order Could Bankrupt The Medicare Trust Funds In Less Than 5 Months

THE VILLAGES, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES – 2019/10/03: U.S. President Donald Trump signs an Executive Order #13890 at the Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center. (Photo by Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Last Thursday, President Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) with sweeping implications for how Medicare is priced and,… Read More »

More than 120 cases of lung disease in 15 states could be linked to vaping

States with the most cases include Wisconsin, with 15 confirmed cases and 15 more under investigation. Illinois has 10 confirmed cases, while 12 more are under investigation. California is looking into 19 such cases. The New York State Department of Health said Friday it was “actively investigating” 11 cases. Indiana and New Jersey both reported… Read More »