Coronavirus Vaccine Begins in Seattle

March 18th, 2020

March 16, 2020: Trial of Coronavirus Vaccine Made by Moderna Begins in Seattle

Geopolitics and the Coronavirus

March 10th, 2020

Geopolitics and the Coronavirus: China state media reports that China could refuse to export medical supplies. Things have been quiet on this matter since the original report.

Ex-NFL LB turns down Montana Football Hall of Fame nod because of concussions

March 28th, 2018

Ex-NFL LB turns down Montana Football Hall of Fame nod because of concussions

See: https://www.yahoo.com/sports/ex-nfl-lb-turns-montana-football-hall-fame-nod-concussions-173047746.html

Foreigners establish “Maternity Hotels” to have American Babies

January 10th, 2018

Feds Raid California ‘Maternity Hotels’ for Birth Tourists:

See: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/feds-raid-l-maternity-hotel-birth-tourists-n315996

Uninsured Americans rises to over 12 percent amid health care fight

October 20th, 2017

Uninsured Americans rises to over 12 percent amid health care fight.

Full Story: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/health/uninsured-americans-rises-to-over-12-percent-amid-health-care-fight

Trump and ACA Subsidies

October 13th, 2017

President Trump to end certain Affordable Care Act subsidies.

Read: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/trump-to-end-key-aca-subsidies-a-move-that-will-threaten-the-law%e2%80%99s-marketplaces/ar-AAtkha9?OCID=ansmsnnews11

Video Games Used For Medical Treatment

August 20th, 2017

Video games, long thought to hinder the social abilities of children, may soon replace medication in treating some mental disorders. Project EVO is at the last stage of FDA approval and is intended to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. The next iteration is to use video games to detect Alzheimer’s. Adding support to these findings is that the pharmaceutical company Pfizer is supporting the research.

The full story may be found at: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/08/12/neuroscape-and-akili-make-video-games-to-treat-cognitive-diseases.html

Anthem Leaves The Federal Exchange

August 9th, 2017

Anthem exists Obamacare Leaving Many with No Options:

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/08/08/obamacare-market-shaky-after-insurance-companies-pull-out-exchanges.html

New Treatment for Alcoholism

July 17th, 2017

Next Sunday night (7/23/17) the TV investigative news journal “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly” will report on a new treatment for alcoholism.

The new treatment seems to incorporate medication that controls the urge to drink. Interestingly, the patients do not abstain from drinking.

HealthCare Advocates has no prior knowledge of the interview or the legitimacy of the treatment – we simply bring this to your attention to keep people informed.

Prostate Cancer and Ejaculation

July 5th, 2017

Men who ejaculated 21 or more times a month enjoyed a 33% lower risk of prostate cancer.

Source:
http://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletter_article/Ejaculation_frequency_and_prostate_cancer