Category Archives: Health

Health Policies Canceled in Latest Hurdle for Obamacare

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The Obamacare rollout is leading to the cancellation of hundreds of thousands of health insurance plans nationwide, contradicting President Barack Obama’s repeated pledge that people ... Read More »

Health care law’s commercial allies in Texas frustrated by balky rollout

Health care law's commercial allies frustrated...

By JIM LANDERS Washington Bureau jlanders@dallasnews.com Published: 24 October 2013 10:24 PM Updated: 24 October 2013 11:00 PM Related Full test of health care exchange came shortly ... Read More »

Some health insurance gets pricier as Obamacare rolls out

Some health insurance gets pricier as Obamacare rolls out

Thousands of Californians are discovering what Obamacarewill cost them — and many don’t like what they see. These middle-class consumers are staring at hefty increases on ... Read More »

Freezing the Fat Away: Study suggests cryolipolysis is safe and effective for noninvasive body contouring

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Since the approval of the first cryolipolysis device in 2010, what have been some of the trends in fat removal through controlled cooling? Have physicians ... Read More »

‘Markers’ in blood, tissue might help determine best treatment for each patient, studies suggest

New Hope For Breast/Prostate Cancer Testing

MONDAY, Oct. 28 (HealthDay News) — Doctors believe they have found telltale signs that can indicate whether breast or prostate malignancies will remain dormant or ... Read More »

Swaddling can cause hip problems, surgeon warns

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29th October 2013 – Mothers who swaddle their babies to soothe them or relieve colic may cause them hip problems, according to a leading orthopaedic surgeon. Professor ... Read More »

Report: 400,000 Georgians may not have insurance despite Obamacare

A new Kaiser Family Foundation report says Georgia's decision not to expand Medicaid will mean 400,000 in the state will not have health insurance.

A new Kaiser Family Foundation report says Georgia’s decision not to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act – often called Obamacare – means that ... Read More »

Snapshot: Obama to talk health-care site glitches + UGA out of Top 25

Weather *Increasing cloudy and a high of 72 degrees are forecast for Atlanta on Monday. Today’s Talkers *President Barack Obama is expected on Monday to ... Read More »

GMC receives federal grant for stroke treatment research

Gwinnett Medical Center Duluth

  Urvaksh Karkaria Staff Writer- Atlanta Business Chronicle Email | Twitter | Google+ | LinkedIn Gwinnett Medical Center has received a federal research grant to expand treatment options ... Read More »