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In health care debate, price control techniques weighed

In health care debate, price control techniques weighed

BOSTON — State Rep. Jon Santiago, a Boston emergency room doctor, recalled an elderly patient named Mike who recently came to the hospital with life-threatening complications from diabetes. Conversations with the man’s family revealed he had not been keeping up with his insulin — it was too expensive. Mike pulled through, Santiago said. But the [...]

April 14, 2019 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on In health care debate, price control techniques weighed

Another Reason To Control Your Blood Pressure Levels: Keeps Dementia Away

Another Reason To Control Your Blood Pressure Levels: Keeps Dementia Away

For the first time in history, researchers have found medicine that can reduce the risk of memory loss and dementia in your golden years. Even better, most forms of the treatment are available in safe, inexpensive generic formulations.The twist? These drugs have been around for decades, since they’re widely used to lower blood pressure and [...]

August 5, 2018 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Another Reason To Control Your Blood Pressure Levels: Keeps Dementia Away

Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

Spring season is here, which also means that seasonal allergies are going to be on the rise among those who are susceptible to it. This is the time when nature is busy in the process of pollination. Pollen grains are everywhere in the air, and inhaling them could cause severe allergies in some people including [...]

March 29, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Seasonal Allergy: 5 Tips You Should Follow to Keep Allergies Under Control

New vision for male birth control: Prevent sperm from swimming

New vision for male birth control: Prevent sperm from swimming

Male fertility comes down to one thing in many cases: sperm motility. If they’re not good swimmers, fertility can be an issue, reports the Independent. But researchers at the University of Wolverhampton in the UK are reporting (though not yet in a peer-reviewed scientific journal) that they may have hit upon a way to alter [...]

October 25, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on New vision for male birth control: Prevent sperm from swimming

Newsletter Hot Property: Step away from the remote control

Newsletter Hot Property: Step away from the remote control

Between Major League Baseball playoff games and the occasional presidential debate, it’s sometimes hard to get off the couch. So hats off to home buyers and all those hard-working real estate agents who continue to keep the housing market humming along. This week’s offerings include a Dodgers pitcher, a billionaire, a box-office giant and a [...]

October 22, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Newsletter Hot Property: Step away from the remote control

Eliminating out-of-pocket costs for birth control boosts use

Eliminating out-of-pocket costs for birth control boosts use

Women whose insurance covered the entire cost of birth control were more likely to use prescription contraceptives and to choose more-effective long-term methods than women subject to copays, a new U.S. study found. The study confirmed what Dr. Aileen Gariepy told Reuters Health she and other gynecologists have long known: when insurance lifts the cost [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Eliminating out-of-pocket costs for birth control boosts use

Bayer offers $65bn to win control of Monsanto

Bayer offers $65bn to win control of Monsanto

Germany’s Bayer has raised its offer for Monsanto to $65bn (£49bn), or $127.50 a share, in a bid to create a global seeds and pesticides giant. Bayer said it was in advanced talks with Monsanto, but warned there was no guarantee a deal would result. Its initial offer of $122 a share in May was [...]

September 6, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Bayer offers $65bn to win control of Monsanto

Brexit trade deals: the gruelling challenge of taking back control

Brexit trade deals: the gruelling challenge of taking back control

Brexit means Brexit is the slogan of Theresa May’s new government, but more than a month after the seismic decision to leave the EU, no one knows what Brexit means. Only one thing is sure – unpicking Britain’s membership will be a monumental task requiring years of arduous and painstaking negotiations. “I just can’t imagine [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Brexit trade deals: the gruelling challenge of taking back control