Which states have the highest rates of obesity?
NFL picks up $20 million in medical device awards from U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Optum Health has released data from the latest health insurance survey of the U.S. to reveal which states have higher obesity rates than the rest of the country.Optum data showed that the highest percentage of residents in the U, Alaska, Hawaii and New York, as well as the highest number of residents with obesity-related health […]
The teladoc team that was not included in the telados roadmap
NFL owners voted Monday to approve $20.6 million in awards from the U. S. Centers on Disease Control for medical devices that can treat injuries suffered by players.The vote was a strong endorsement of the devices from the league and the owners, who said the devices can be used to help keep players from getting […]
How to use your own insurance company to get health insurance
Teladoc has taken a hit in the past few months.The company is struggling to recover from the loss of some $3.5 million in revenue.It also has a $10 million investment from a group led by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer that was expected to be used to help the company ramp up its product offerings.It […]
New Jersey health insurance plan allows for $3,500 in annual premium tax credit
When you’re on the fence about whether you want to get a health insurance policy, you might want to consider using your own company to sign up for coverage.The idea is to get an affordable, self-insured policy with the option of covering a variety of services.You can get a policy in as little as a […]
Which is better for you?
New Jersey lawmakers on Wednesday approved a health insurance tax credit that will give families up to $3.5 million in tax-free savings.The House of Representatives approved a bill by Assemblywoman Sara Taylor, R-Trenton, to provide $3 million in annual tax credits to families earning up to 150 percent of the federal poverty level for the […]
How to tell if you’re a public health threat
More than half the people in the UK have heard of a ‘baptism in heaven’ and about 40 per cent have heard ‘blessed are those who hear’.But some of us may not have thought to ask about the medical benefits.And that’s because we don’t know which one is best.Our NHS is so small and its […]
Which health insurance will cover you?
A health risk has been defined as any condition that is “reasonably expected to be severe, long-lasting, or likely to affect the lives of people in the community.”A public health risk is one that is reasonably expected to cause “significant harm” to people in a community.Public health is defined as the collection, transmission, or spread […]
When you’re sick, go check the doctor
Tri County Health has offered to cover the costs of a young man who had a heart attack while driving in a car accident.The health insurer, which is based in Dublin, said it would pay for the costs and the man’s family will also have to pay.“If you have any health issues and you have […]
How to stop the Zika virus outbreak in the U.S.
Google News article Google news: When you are sick, check your doctor.It’s the best way to prevent serious illness, experts say.When you visit your GP for treatment, you can ask for an appointment to see a specialist, and you can visit a health centre to receive care.A doctor can also offer to refer you to […]
It is now a national emergency.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is sending additional teams to Puerto Rico and Florida to help coordinate the response.The National Guard has been mobilized.And the White House has asked the governors of Texas and Florida, along with the governors in New Jersey and Connecticut, to help.But there are […]