Posts tagged "Medicare"

April 12 news: Smoking and employment, Zika linked to second disorder, Medicare payments

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

March 24 news: ‘Healthy lifestyles,’ World Tuberculosis Day, diabetes prevention

Check out today's public health news on Thursday, March 24, 2016.
Obama touts public health in State of the Union

Obama touts public health in State of the Union

If you were listening to President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address last night, you heard a litany of refrains on health.

Jan. 12 news: Health care coverage enrollment, Medicare expansion, breast cancer screening

Check out today's public health news on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.
Medicare at 50: What does it look like now and in the future?

Medicare at 50: What does it look like now and in the future?

Today is the 50th anniversary of Medicare (along with Medicaid). Since President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the program into legislation, Medicare — originally a basic insurance program — has transformed to provide quality coverage to 55 million Americans.

March 31 news: China increases doctors, health in all policies, ‘an apple a day’

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, March 31, 2015.

March 27 news: Antibiotic-resistance, air pollution and anxiety, House approves Medicare changes

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, March 27, 2015.

Oct. 7 news: Ebola airport screening, Medicare sign up, Alzheimer’s disease discovery

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.

Sept. 2 news: Food prices and Ebola, U.S. eating habits, state emergency standards for kids

Check out the latest in public health news for Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Aug. 8 news: WHO on Ebola, luxury cigars, red meat allergy

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

April 10 news: Men with eating disorders, dental hygiene, exercise and the aging brain

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, April 10, 2014.

April 9 news: Medicare data, mental health notes, NPHW Twitter chat

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, April 9, 2014.