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Small Businesses Snub Health Exchanges for Coverage

Owners, Brokers Blame Limited Federal Tax Credits and Small Menu of Offerings<p>Some small-business owners are snubbing the new health-insurance exchanges, operating under the Small Business Health Options Program, citing limited federal tax credits and a small menu of insurance offerings in a few …

Small Business

Health care sign-ups steady as uninsured rate hits new low

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sign-ups under President Barack Obama's health care law grew slowly but steadily over the New Year's holiday, as the share of …

Health Care

Viral Hepatitis Issues Examined at 2014 American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

Hepatitis B and C were among the important public health issues examined at the recent annual meeting of the American Public Health Association …

Smart skin patch knows when you need your meds

Scientists developed a patch that could help patients receive drugs the minute they need them<p>A lot can go wrong when doctors prescribe drugs to patients. For one thing, there's always a chance that someone might forget to take their pill or refill their prescription. And then there's also the risk …

Why The Microsoft Surface Just Died Last Week

Would I purchase the Microsoft Surface? Not anymore. And I’m not sure that you should either.<p>I’m looking for a new laptop and the Surface has been one of the top contenders. I like it a lot. And although a slow seller for Microsoft it’s been gaining in popularity and many reviewers have given it …

Rights Protections

The health care law offers rights and protections that make coverage more fair and easy to understand. Some rights and protections apply to plans in …

The frightening truth about the security of our healthcare data

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: rangizzz/Shutterstock<p>Is your healthcare data safe? That’s not something most people think about on a regular basis. …

How Australia's Jews See Israel

David Werdiger on Australian Jewry's generational gap, and how that affects support for Israel.<p>The Australian Jewish community has traditionally been …

Wave hand. Turn any surface into a touchscreen - Futurity

CARNEGIE MELLON (US) — New technology makes it possible to create touch-based interfaces almost at …

Mellon

Consciousness After Death: Strange Tales From the Frontiers of Resuscitation Medicine

Author: Brandon Keim. Brandon Keim Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.24.13.<p>Time of Publication: 12:23 pm. 12:23 pm<p>Sam Parnia practices resuscitation …

Why I Let My Students Cheat On Their Game Theory Exam

Teaching people game theory is good. Making them live it is even better, says UCLA professor Peter Nonacs.<p>On test day for my Behavioral Ecology class at UCLA, I walked into the classroom bearing an impossibly difficult exam. Rather than being neatly arranged in alternate rows with pen or pencil in …

Cancer patients could have treatment chosen by computer rather than a doctor

Cancer patients may soon have their course of treatment chosen by a computer rather than a doctor after scientists devised mathematical formulas that are better than humans at predicting how sufferers will respond to chemotherapy.<p>A computer model of lung cancer was found to be consistently better …

Cancer

Should we change the Higgs boson's name?

On 4 July 2012, the discovery of a new particle was announced at Cern. It looked like the long-sought-after "Higgs boson", which gives mass to …

Entropy law linked to intelligence, say researchers

The tyranny of entropy abounds in everyday examples of disorder - and a tendency toward mess<p><b>A modification to one of the most fundamental laws of physics may provide a link to the rise of intelligence, cooperation - even upright walking.</b><p>The idea of entropy describes the way in which the Universe …

Quantum Mechanics