The Health Trust has invested more than $8.6 million to improve the oral health of residents in Silicon Valley. Sign up to receive our weekly email with the latest from our kids and teen blog. Congress has begun the work of replacing the Affordable Care Act, and that means lawmakers will soon face the thorny dilemma that confronts every effort to overhaul health insurance: Sick people are expensive to cover, and someone has to pay.
Until that happens, they are harming the public’s health by decreasing the likelihood that smokers will quit and increasing the likelihood that vapers will return to smoking. High body mass index (BMI) has now overtaken tobacco as the leading risk to health in New Zealand.
Learn how to adjust to your new role as a parent after your child is born, how often to bring your child to the doctor, and how to make your child’s home and environment conducive to health. He teaches social and behavioral sciences, mass communication and public health, and public health advocacy in the Masters of Public Health program.
And instead of admitting its mistake and apologizing, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is now bemoaning the devastating damage that was caused by menthol cigarettes without acknowledging that it was largely responsible for this damage because it lobbied against taking menthol cigarettes off the market.
U.S. Senator Ben Sasse issued the following statement regarding the news that families who get their health insurance on Obamacare’s exchanges from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska or Medica could face an average premium rate increase of 35 percent next year.