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The Illicit Perks of the M.D. Club

ONE of my patients recently had her request for a relatively common medication for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, Vyvanse, denied by her insurance provider. I tried to appeal the decision, but her father — the chief executive of a health care company who purchased insurance for hundreds …

Health Care

Chocolate Stout Ice Cream Sandwich Recipe - Chowhound

1Position a rack in the middle of the oven and preheat to 350°F. Cover an 11-by-17-inch rimmed baking sheet with parchment and spray with cooking …

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Drink Better

There are so many women killing it in the world of alcohol right now—from distillers to brewers, bartenders to bakers (trust us). We talked to them all for Marie Claire's ultimate guide to boozing it up like a pro. Cheers!<p>[chapter navtitle='Mixing' sidetitle='Mixing' socialdek='How to make drinks …

How to Build An Epic Home Bar

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Back in the old days, it was enough to have a shaker and a few martini glasses to impress your guests. …

How to Stock Your Bar for 4 Different Scenarios—for Under $150

Over the years, dozens of articles have been written about how to stock your bar. These throw out cheap booze recommendations, guides on when to …

China arrests hospital ticket scalpers after woman's rant goes viral

<b>Beijing (CNN) —</b> Beijing police have arrested 12 people for scalping tickets for hospital appointments as authorities pledge to crack down on a scam that infuriates many and prevents some patients from getting much-needed care.<p>The arrests, confirmed by police Thursday, followed a viral video of a …

By the end of my first year as a doctor, I was ready to kill myself

Doctor suicide is the medical profession’s grubby secret – but it’s unclear why some of those dedicated to preserving life silently plot their own deaths<p>On my morning drives to the hospital, the tears fell like rain. The prospect of the next 14 hours – 8am to 10pm with not a second’s respite from …

Stephen Hawking: 'There is no heaven; it's a fairy story'

The belief that heaven or an afterlife awaits us is a "fairy story" for people afraid of death, Stephen Hawking has said.<p>In a dismissal that underlines his firm rejection of religious comforts, Britain's most eminent scientist said there was nothing beyond the moment when the brain flickers for the …

Here's The Right Way To Say 11 Scotch Whisky Brands You're Mispronouncing

Drinking Scotch is easy — but pronouncing the name of the whisky you're drinking can be challenging. Many brand names use Gaelic, which can be confusing to those unfamiliar with the language's unique set of phonetics.<p>We asked Heather Greene to help us out. She's the director of Whiskey Education …

Small Rural Hospitals…Are They Art Of The Solution For Health Care In Rural Alabama

<b>MONTGOMERY</b>-Alabama currently has eight counties (Chilton, Cleburne, Coosa, Henry, Lamar, Lowndes, Macon, and<br>Perry) with no hospital. Over the past …

Expanding, Not Shrinking, Saves A Small Rural Hospital

Missouri cattle farmer Greg Fleshman became so concerned about keeping his local hospital open that in 2011 he joined its governing board.<p>"I mean they've saved my dad's life twice," Fleshman says. "He had a heart attack and a stroke and they life-flighted him out of here both times." Keeping the …

Here's how 170-year-old beer maker Pabst is using predictive analytics to reinvent itself

The 170-year-old beer maker may have started selling beer in the 19th century, but it hasn't remained stuck in the past.<p>Under the guidance of modern leadership, the company started using high-tech analytics in 2013 to track sales, define new business approaches, and beat the competition.<p>Business …

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