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Covid-19 public health emergency extended to the USA

Cnn — On Friday, the Biden administration extended the Covid-19 public health emergency for another three months. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra officially renewed the statement, extending it through October 13, 2022. The declaration of emergency has been in effect since January 2020, and the latest renewal comes as the …

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Working full time doesn’t always make getting health insurance on the job easier

CNN – Millions of Americans have taken out health insurance with their companies in the past few weeks. But for some full-time workers, particularly in some sectors like construction, work-based coverage is not an option for them. This division was even more evident when the labor market revived in 2021 after heavy losses at the …

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The study notes a “huge” increase in children who go to the emergency room with suicidal thoughts

Editor’s Note: If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts or mental health problems, call 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline or visit the hotline website. CNN – There has been a steady increase in the number of children being seen in the emergency room for suicidal thoughts, according to a new study …

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Don’t worry about heart health dietary supplements, the study says

CNN – Six supplements people commonly take for heart health don’t help lower “bad” cholesterol or improve cardiovascular health, according to a study released Sunday, but statins did. Some people believe that common dietary supplements – fish oil, garlic, cinnamon, turmeric, plant sterols, and red rice yeast – will lower their “bad” cholesterol. “Bad” cholesterol, …

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Don’t worry about heart health dietary supplements, the study says

CNN – Six supplements people commonly take for heart health don’t help lower “bad” cholesterol or improve cardiovascular health, according to a study released Sunday, but statins did. Some people believe that common dietary supplements – fish oil, garlic, cinnamon, turmeric, plant sterols, and red rice yeast – will lower their “bad” cholesterol. “Bad” cholesterol, …

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Vanderbilt Transgender Health Clinic suspends gender-affirming surgeries for minors

CNN – The transgender clinic at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville has suspended gender-affirming surgeries for patients under the age of 18, a senior center executive told a Tennessee lawmaker on Friday. Representative of the Republican state of Tennessee Jason Zachary – who had asked the VUMC to permanently end gender-affirming surgeries for minors …

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Americans have largely avoided health inflation so far, but that is about to change

New York CNN business – Although Americans paid a lot more at the pump and supermarket this year, they were largely spared from rising prices for their work-based health insurance and doctor visits. But this is about to change. Most workers can expect to see an increase in premiums and direct costs in 2023 at …

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Vanderbilt Transgender Health Clinic suspends gender-affirming surgeries for minors

CNN – The transgender clinic at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville has suspended gender-affirming surgeries for patients under the age of 18, a senior center executive told a Tennessee lawmaker on Friday. Representative of the Republican state of Tennessee Jason Zachary – who had asked the VUMC to permanently end gender-affirming surgeries for minors …

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Vanderbilt Transgender Health Clinic suspends gender-affirming surgeries for minors

CNN – The transgender clinic at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville has suspended gender-affirming surgeries for patients under the age of 18, a senior center executive told a Tennessee lawmaker on Friday. Representative of the Republican state of Tennessee Jason Zachary – who had asked the VUMC to permanently end gender-affirming surgeries for minors …

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