Tag Archives: After

Actor’s plea after near-death horror

For full-time dancers, muscle pain and joint aches are par for the course. So, Chloe Bayliss didn’t initially think much of her sore limbs until it morphed into a chronic headache and vomiting after a week. The then 17-year-old, who was a rising star of ballet and contemporary dance, went to a hospital emergency room,… Read More »

Limited delays after Vic hospital hacks

As a top Australian spy agency continues to investigate a cyber attack on two regional Victorian hospital networks, almost 30 patients have had surgeries cancelled. Barwon Health chief executive Frances Diver said 27 elective surgery cases had been cancelled over the past two days, while 140 procedures went ahead as planned. “Yesterday we undertook about… Read More »

Man’s massive brain tumor discovered after he had trouble seeing the TV: ‘I just thought I needed glasses’

A 21-year-old British man who thought his blurry vision was a sign he required glasses was later diagnosed with a golf ball-sized brain tumor. Harry Mockett, a musician, told South West News Service (SWNS) he first noticed his deteriorating vision when he struggled to read the questions while watching the popular game show “Who Wants… Read More »

After California surprise billing law, fewer specialty services were out-of-network

Dive Brief: After a surprise billing ban went into effect in California, the share of services delivered out-of-network by affected specialties declined by 17%, according to a new analysis by the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy. The drop was primarily focused in the third quarter of 2017, immediately after the law was implemented. The… Read More »