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People with HIV and their doctors have different priorities for clinical care

When Americans living with HIV were asked to rank the priority issues to be covered during a routine clinical appointment, they ranked social issues such as stigma and social support far higher than their healthcare providers, who often wanted to focus on substance use. The study by Dr Rob Fredericksen of the University of Washington… Read More »

December 15 Deadline To Sign Up For 2020 Health Care Coverage – NPR

Enlarge this image The deadline for the open enrollment period to sign-up on the federal exchanges for health care coverage is Dec. 15 Brakkton Booker/NPR hide caption toggle caption Brakkton Booker/NPR For millions of Americans, time is running out to sign up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s online marketplace healthcare.gov. For those… Read More »

Ohio Health Care Reform: Doc says, ‘Start with Better Nutrition’ – Cleveland Scene

click to enlarge Adobe Stock photo Democratic candidates running for president in 2020 have many ideas about how to fix the nation’s health-care system, but one cardiologist says they also should be addressing what’s making people sick, which often is the food they eat. Fifty years ago, when the population was exploding, said Dr. Dariush… Read More »