Health

The Five Biggest Problems in Health Care Today, by Leah Binder

Americans are losing patience with our healthcare system. But the reverse is also true — our healthcare system is losing “patients.” More than 1,000 Americans die every day in the hospital. By Leah Binder Americans are losing patience with our nation’s healthcare system. But the reverse is also true — our healthcare system is literally…

Exchange Plans Not Protecting HIV Positive Patients with Affordable Care

Congress must intervene, cracking down on those insurers whose coverage discriminates against vulnerable Americans in need of specialty medication.Exchange Plans Not Protecting HIV Positive Patients with Affordable Care By Brian Hujdich Progress in the fight against HIV disease has been remarkable. Thanks to the advent and continued development of innovative therapies, people living with HIV…

May 31 hazardous waste collection this spring, Scituate, MA

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South Shore Recycling Cooperative member towns will host one more household hazardous waste collection this spring – May 31Got toxics? South Shore Recycling Cooperative member towns will host one more household hazardous waste collection this spring. It will be held at the Scituate Highway Dept., 68 Captain Pierce Rd., May 31 from 9 am-1 pm.…

Nurse Relates Heart Attack Experience

Nurse Relates Heart Attack ExperienceI am an ER nurse and this is the best description of this event that I have ever heard. Please read, pay attention, and send it on! FEMALE HEART ATTACKS I was aware that female heart attacks are different, but this is the best description I’ve ever read. Women rarely have…

Learn how to attract Native Bees to your garden

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Learn how to attract Native Bees to our gardenNative Pollinator Conservation Ms. Sonia Schloemann May 17, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Powisset Farm, 39 Powisset St., Dover, MA Pollination is an important step in growing all fruits and many vegetables. While most people know about honey bees, native bees are also important pollinators. Encouraging native…

Do Doctors Expire in 10 Years? AAPS News

Starting in the 1970s, specialty boards began issuing time-limited certifications, at first good for 10 yearsWhen it comes to legal liability, doctors may still be the “captain of the ship.” But increasingly, government, hospitals, and third-party payers are demanding that doctors constantly have overseers. In living memory, a medical school diploma and perhaps a year…

Top 9 Ways Government Attacks Senior Citizens, by Dr. Elizabeth Vliet

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By: Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. http://HerPlace.com Chaos, cost increases, and turmoil reign since Obamacare took effect. Hidden changes drastically transform Medicare, affecting your ability to get needed medical care—even if you pay out-of-pocket. Here is my list of the Top 9 government attacks on American seniors: 1. CMS proposed a 678-page rule (1-6-2014) requiring enrollment…

The Road to Serfdom is Paved with Good Intentions

Contributor & author: Marilyn M. Singleton, MD, JD, (San Francisco) board-certified anesthesiologist, professor and Association of American Physicians and Surgeons Board of Directors member,

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA/ “ObamaCare”) sounds as though our best interests were at the heart of the legislation. But so far, the 400,000-word law that nobody read has spawned some 12 million words in regulations. Now these regulations that even fewer people read are coming between you and that doctor you…

Dr. Alieta Eck is front-runner to replace retiring incumbent Democrat Congressman

She has the experience on the front lines of American medicine necessary to help get the government out of the way and put patients back in control.Please take a short moment to show your support for U.S. House Candidate (and AAPS Past President) Alieta Eck, MD in the online poll here: http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/02/poll_who_should_replace_rush_holt_in_congress.html Today, incumbent Democrat Congressman Rush…

Free Crack Pipes and the Hidden Gospel in America

Luke Hamilton.

“We want everyone to feel good. There is no room in Obamatopia for anyone to suffer deprivation, be it physical, emotional, or social. That is unless you believe in limited government or unalienable rights. Then it’s a one-way ticket out of the land of milk and tolerance into a railcar bound for Camp Re-education; but…