Monday, January 23, 2017

Rural America Could be Hardest Hit by Obamacare Repeal

This article originally appeared on The Conversation. The health of rural America is failing, and a repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) without adequate replacement could prove disastrous. A December, 2016, report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showed that for the first time in 20 years, life expectancy in the United States…

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

5 Nap Tips For Bad Sleepers

To nap or not to nap? That is the question. Research seems to be divided on how much sleep you should get to be at your healthiest. Sleep, of course, is necessary for survival and people need their beauty rest if they want to think clearly, lower stress levels, keep their blood pressure stable and repair…

Sunday, January 8, 2017

An hour-long nap after Lunch may help older Adults to preserve their Memories: Study

New York, Jan 6, 2017: An hour-long nap after lunch may help older adults to preserve their memories, improve their ability to think clearly as well as to make decisions, a study has found. Sleep plays a key role in helping older adults maintain their healthy mental function, necessary for people as they age, the researchers…

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Only 20 Percent Of Americans Support Health Law Repeal Without Replacement Plan

By Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News January 6, 2017 The Republican strategy of repealing the Affordable Health Care Act before devising a replacement plan has the support of only one in five Americans, a poll released Friday finds. The Kaiser Family Foundation survey also disclosed that shrinking the federal government's involvement and spending in health care…