The multiple Emmy®-award winning chief medical correspondent is a practicing neurosurgeon who plays an integral role in CNN’s reporting. Georgia Health News is a nonprofit, independent news organization devoted to covering health care in the state. Before forming HPSA in 1992, Mr. Laszewski was chief operating officer for a health and group benefits insurer. Instead, we’re basing our support for these bans on the absence of substantial evidence that there is a public health hazard.
Enter your postcode so we can keep you up-to-date with the latest local news and exciting deals. 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.
If true, then the cardiovascular risks associated with vaping are not much lower than those associated with smoking, and the health benefits of switching from smoking to vaping are grossly overstated. Positive effects on health were observed for patients with both asthma and COPD.
Nigeria Health Watch is Supported by The New Ventures Fund, which is Supported by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Last night, President Trump once again listed this idea in his address to Congress as one of his health care talking points. An expert at Penn Medicine – the University of Pennsylvania’s health care system – is telling the public that smoking cigarettes, like Marlboros, Camels, and Newports, may be no more hazardous to your health than vaping a tobacco-free e-liquid.
Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. I gave a speech to 750 health insurance brokers and consultants in DC last week. The rest of the story is that the New York Department of Health is spreading dangerous misinformation and irresponsible medical advice that has the potential to do public health damage.