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Trump Picks Drug Industry Bandit for HHS Secretary

Trump’s choice for Health and Human Services (HHS) director is corporate predator Alex Azar – former president of Lilly USA LLC, Eli Lilly’s largest affiliate company. In 2012, he headed Lilly’s US operations, was also…

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Nearly half of U.S. Adults Could Now be…

The new guideline is designed to help people take steps to control their blood pressure earlier, according to the authors. High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a major risk factor for heart disease…

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Did a Psychiatric Hospital Lock Up People for…

The investigation started modestly enough — with documents anyone could have seen. Buried amid the public financial records of Universal Health Services, the largest psychiatric hospital chain in America, was a disclosure to its investors:…

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Maggots Found in Catheter in Nursing Home

The survey found the nursing home "failed to ensure necessary care and services were provided for hygiene and urinary catheter maintenance" for one resident who had an indwelling catheter. by Jessi Turnure LITTLE ROCK, Ark.…

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Trump Seeks To Loosen Food Safety Regulations

Citing President Donald Trump's calls for deregulation, Republican lawmakers and the chicken industry are aggressively lobbying to speed up poultry inspection lines — a change the Obama administration had rejected after warnings it would endanger…