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Fewer in US See Health System as Having Major Problems – Gallup

Story Highlights 63% say healthcare system is in state of crisis or has major problems Negative ratings of system at lowest point since 2002 Negative views of U.S. healthcare continue to drop among Republicans WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sixty-three percent of Americans describe the U.S. healthcare system as being in a “state of crisis” (14%) or… Read More »

Why the medicine you take could actually be bad for your health – New Scientist

Rushing medicines to market is supposed to help people in need. But relying on lower standards of evidence may ultimately cause more harm than good. Health 27 November 2019 By Jessica Hamzelou Tassii/Getty Images WEEKS before their due date, some women find themselves stunned, peering through glass at their baby, a tiny body covered in… Read More »

Viewpoints: Weigh Health Risks Of Football And The Big Feast This Thanksgiving; Count The Ways Drug Reps Were Taught To Market Opioids

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Stat: Concussions, Broken Bones, And More: A Week Of U.S. Football  News about concussions and other injuries to young football players appears with alarming frequency, as do reports of the long-term damage to NFL players.Young pro players are leaving the game for fear of permanent… Read More »