Aneliese Apala

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Three ways to do health-care reform

This week we got a good look at the three health-care options going forward. Two seem to be out of the question, which leaves the third — namely, tweaking Obamacare.<p>Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) did his usual smoke-and-mirrors routine, proposing universal health care — without explaining how we’d get …

Fact Checker from The Washington Post

<b>President Trump’s claim that a wall will ‘stop much of the drugs from pouring into this country’</b><p>One of President Trump’s signature campaign promises was building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border to stem illegal immigration. Increasingly, the president has argued that the wall will not only block …

What's Killing the World? High Blood Pressure, Poor Diet, Tobacco, Huge New Study Says

A wide-ranging new global health study published in the medical journal <i>The</i> <i>Lancet</i> and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation identifies the key …

100 Years after the Lethal 1918 Flu Pandemic, We Are Still Vulnerable

In 2018 the world will mark the 100th anniversary of the most devastating infectious disease event in recorded history: the 1918 influenza …

Public Health

Universal healthcare in the US is possible. We already have proof | Farzon A Nahvi

Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris’s universal healthcare bill is a step towards a humane and cost-effective system. Naysayers are denying reality<p>Speaking to opponents of universal healthcare in the US today is much like speaking to a moon-landing denier or any other conspiracy theorist – they insist …

Here Are the Top Causes of Death Worldwide

Worldwide, people are living longer. But while overall deaths from infectious diseases and preterm birth are decreasing, deaths from heart disease, …

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans: Watch your sugar, but enjoy the eggs and coffee

For all you health-conscious eaters who have your eggs and coffee with a side order of guilt, get ready to celebrate the latest government advice: It's OK to eat foods rich in cholesterol, drink as many as five cups of joe daily and enjoy a range of long-disparaged fats.<p>That pronouncement is part …

Nutrition

20 Dishes That'll Help You Eat Healthy From Now Until Thanksgiving

You got this.<p>The stretch from Halloween to New Year's can be a brutal one. It's fun, that's for sure. With the parties and family gatherings, there are lots of good times to be had. But there is <i>so much food</i>. Most of it is pretty caloric too, and can take a toll on your waistline. This eating frenzy …