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Israeli lawmakers approve medical cannabis exports law – Top Health News

Israeli lawmakers approve medical cannabis exports law JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s parliament has given its final approval to a long-awaited and controversial law to allow exports of medical cannabis, a move that is likely to boost state coffers. FILE PHOTO: An employee sorts freshly harvested cannabis buds at a medical marijuana plantation in northern Israel March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Nir Elias Lawmakers...

Congress Wades Into Emotional Debate Over High-Cost Prescription Drugs | Kaiser Health News

Use Our Content Senators railed against pharmaceutical executives Tuesday for declining to testify before Congress about out-of-control drug prices, as lawmakers on both sides of the U.S. Capitol kicked off investigations sure to rattle one of the nation’s most powerful industries. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, the Republican chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, signaled he could compel drugmakers to...

Must-Reads Of The Week From Brianna Labuskes | Kaiser Health News

Newsletter editor Brianna Labuskes, who reads everything on health care to compile our daily Morning Briefing, offers the best and most provocative stories for the weekend. Happy Friday! It seems we have a new example of just how broken the health system is every week, and here’s today’s: A school superintendent was arrested after allegedly using her insurance to cover...

Frail Seniors Find Ways To Live Independently | Kaiser Health News

Use Our Content Navigating Aging focuses on medical issues and advice associated with aging and end-of-life care, helping America’s 45 million seniors and their families navigate the health care system. To contact Judith Graham with a question or comment, click here. DENVER — Pauline Jeffery had let things slide since her husband died. Her bedroom was a mess. Her bathroom was disorganized. She often...

List of Low Carb Foods – Health News Tips | Healthier Life Style

If you’re looking to lose weight, control your hunger and food cravings, reduce your carb intakes from your diet. Low-carb diets such as Keto or Paleo are very popular and were shown to cause 2 to 3 times more weight loss than the standard low-fat diets. Cutting carbs has also other benefits like improving HDL the good cholesterol, reducing...

‘Struggling Here With Just Living’ In The Aftermath Of Hurricane Michael | Health News Florida

More than three months after Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle, communities now are struggling with the storm's financial aftermath. In Mexico Beach, where Michael's 155 mile-per-hour winds flattened more than three-quarters of the homes, just removing the debris threatens to bankrupt the city. On Highway 98, the beach road, nearly every house on the ocean side is...

Health News: Vaccines, Warning Signs and Healthy Mind – Gildshire

WHO: Vaccine Hesitancy Among Top Ten Threats to Global Health in 2019 People being skeptical of getting vaccinated against diseases is among the top ten threats for global health in 2019. The WHO released a list of top ten threats for human health for this year. The list includes climate change and air pollution, noncommunicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes...

Proposal To Fill Dental Hole Draws Debate | Health News Florida

There is a void of dentists in Florida. A coalition calling itself Floridians for Dental Access has a plan to fill the cavity: dental therapists. The group is asking lawmakers to sign off on a new health care license for what are known as dental therapists, who could perform a bevy of activities such as basic clinical dental treatment...

State, Plaintiffs Ask Court To Put Pot Case On Hold | Health News Florida

Lawyers representing both sides in a lawsuit over the state’s ban on smoking medical marijuana have asked an appeals court to put the case on hold while they work out an agreement.  The notice was filed at the 1st District Court of Appeal in Tallahassee, hours after Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday gave the Legislature until “mid-March” to repeal...

Top Fat Burning Foods Known In 2018-2019 – Health News Tips

Top Fat Burning Foods Known In 2018-2019 Posted on Jan 18th, 2019 All the food you eat goes to the same place and is digested in the same way. But some foods can help you lose weight, and keep it off. There’s no magical way to lose weight instantly. But paired with exercise, these top fat burning foods have the power to torch fat...