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Study: ‘Minimal’ young adult emergency visit decline under ACA

A new study shows a nearly 2 percent drop in emergency department visits by young adults since they were allowed to stay on their parents’ health plans under the Affordable Care Act.
Updated: 1 months ago

Study: Ebola in U.S. “likely” but can be controlled

Cases of Ebola hemorrhagic fever likely will spread from the deadly viral disease's epidemic epicenter in western Africa to the United States, but the nation's health care system should be able to manage and contain any domestic outbreak. ...
Updated: 1 months ago
Transfusions reduce recurrent strokes in sickle cell children

Transfusions reduce recurrent strokes in sickle cell children

Researchers at the Washington University say they have identified a way of reducing the risk of recurrent strokes in young people with sickle cell anemia. As a result, they are urging clinicians to look for evidence of these often silent cerebrovascu...
Updated: 1 months ago
FDA: Gluten-free food ingredient can cause allergic response

FDA: Gluten-free food ingredient can cause allergic response

MANHATTAN, Kansas — A popular new ingredient in gluten-free products could be causing an allergic reaction, according to a Kansas State University food safety specialist.
Updated: 1 months ago

JPMorgan Chase will write fewer FHA mortgages

JPMorgan Chase, the country’s second largest mortgage lender, caught attention in financial circles in July when its CEO said the bank may scale back the number of FHA loans it produces.
Updated: 1 months ago

SBA to continue webinars on Obamacare basics

The Small Business Administration will continue to present free Affordable Care Act 101 webinars this fall so small business owners can learn the basics of the Affordable Care Act and how they can enroll in health insurance marketplaces.
Updated: 1 months ago
Web changing selling of real estate

Web changing selling of real estate

The residential real estate market is improving. In fact, according to the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales increased this past July to their highest annual pace of the year.
Updated: 1 months ago
PEDC names Seaway Plastics Engineering top manufacturer

PEDC names Seaway Plastics Engineering top manufacturer

WESLEY CHAPEL — Seaway Plastics Engineering took home Manufacturer of the Year Award at the Pasco Economic Development Council banquet Tuesday at Saddlebrook Resort.
Updated: 1 months ago
Newly discovered molecule could help heart failure

Newly discovered molecule could help heart failure

When human fetuses are in the early phase of development, a protein molecule known as BRG1 plays an important role by turning genes related to heart muscle on and off. Soon, however, production of the protein drops significantly because it is no long...
Updated: 2 months ago
Drugs help dissolve kidney stones in lab mice

Drugs help dissolve kidney stones in lab mice

Anyone who has suffered from kidney stones is keenly aware of the lack of drugs to treat the condition, which often causes excruciating pain.
Updated: 2 months ago

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