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Yale Student Shares Alarming Story About How The University Deals With Mental Health Issues

Her brutal essay in the Yale Daily News — titled "We Just Can't Have You Here"— denounces how mental health problems are handled at the university and speaks to a problem at schools across America.<p>Williams argues that Yale is too quick to send home students with mental health problems rather than …

11 Foods That Are Good for Your Heart

1<p>Red Apples<p>Eating a healthy diet with the right number of calories is one good way to take care of your heart. The American Heart Association …

Health care spending still rising for states and cities

The Affordable Care Act, President Obama pledged, would stem the rapidly rising cost of health care. Early indications suggest it has: The growth of total U.S. health-care spending ebbed in 2012 to just 4 percent.<p>But for state and local governments, bending the cost curve hasn’t happened. In fact, …

10 things you can do to improve your health today (backed by science)

WHEN IT COMES to health, a lot of people like to make grand plans, perfectly scheduled programs, and lofty goals that — more often than not — won’t …

The Biggest Heart Health Studies Of The Past Year

Saturday, Feb. 1 marks the start of American Heart Month, an annual initiative to bring awareness to the No. 1 killer in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2,200 people die every day because of stroke and heart disease.<p>While there are some risk factors …

Concerned Mother Confronts Obama About Losing Her Health Care Plan and Possibly Son’s Specialist Due to Obamacare

During a Friday Google+ Q&A session broadcast on YouTube, President Barack Obama was confronted by a Kentucky mother who says she lost her health care plan and her son’s medical specialist due to Obamacare.<p>“I’m probably not the only one whose had really a panicked experience lately trying to figure …

Repealing health care law would mean higher costs

WASHINGTON — Republicans may not agree with President Obama's State of the Union call to drop the idea of repealing the Affordable Care Act, but health experts say the law has taken such hold that it may be impossible to get rid of it.<p>The consequences of repeal, health care officials and industry …

Two Obamacare exchanges see more health insurer competition | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - At least two U.S. states running their own Obamacare health insurance exchanges expect new insurers to enter their marketplaces and bolster competition in 2015, officials said on Friday.<p>U.S. President Barack Obama takes the stage to deliver remarks on the Affordable Care Act, …

Have Health Concerns? Just Text Your Doctor

Have you ever had a health concern and spent hours googling it to make a self diagnosis? Before you know it, your ingrown hair has become the symptom …

Obama Talks Health Care In Bill O'Reilly Interview

Ahead of Super Bowl XLVIII, President Barack Obama addressed the botched health care rollout in an interview with Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly.<p>"I think we all anticipated that there would be glitches," Obama said. "I don't think I anticipated or anybody anticipated the degree of the problems with the …

Hack Your Naps For Productivity And Health Via An MIT And Harvard Med School Researcher

The health benefits of getting enough sleep have received a lot of attention recently. The image of brain fluid cycling rapidly during sleep and washing away amyliod plaques and other noxious byproducts of the day’s mental activity is compelling enough to convince the chronically sleep deprived to …