Healthy diet means a healthy planet, study shows

Healthy diet means a healthy planet, study shows

Healthier health choices always benefit the environment, according to the analysis Damien Carrington Environment Editor dpcarrington Monday 28 October 2019 19.00 GMT Last modified on Tuesday 29 October 2019 10.46 GMT Involved 1988 A selection of healthy food Research has shown that beans, whole grains, fruits and vegetables are best for climate and to avoid diseases. Photo: Marilyn Barbon / ... Read More »

United Healthcare fined $1 million by Pennsylvania for violations of mental-health law

United Healthcare fined $1 million by Pennsylvania for violations of mental-health law

Pennsylvania officials on Monday announced a fine of $ 1 million against the United Health Insurance giant for refusing or sometimes not paying customer claims for mental health care. The United States also calculated total inaccurate consumer costs for autism claims, according to the government insurance department. Officials said the company’s actions violated the Federal Equality in Mental Health and ... Read More »

Poorest hit hardest by cuts to public health spending – research

Poorest hit hardest by cuts to public health spending – research

Research has revealed that the poorest communities in England have suffered most of the £ 900 million cuts in public health spending, despite the high incidence of the disease. Places with high levels of deprivation, such as Liverpool, Blackpool and Birmingham, have lost much of their budgets to prevent problems such as obesity and smoking from richer areas. One pound ... Read More »

The Health Care Industry Needs to be More Honest About Medical Errors

The Health Care Industry Needs to be More Honest About Medical Errors

  The official and popular reaction was swift. He ordered Congress to monitor progress in efforts to prevent harm to the patient, and the healthcare industry set significant goals, such as reducing medical errors by 50% within five years. The media closely reported the actions. A remedy for a long-term problem appeared on the horizon. However, in 2019, medical errors ... Read More »