PART FOUR OF SPECIAL REPORT By Brenda Goodman and Andy Miller Brenda Goodman is a senior news writer for WebMD, and Andy Miller is editor and CEO of Georgia Health News. After the White House’s regulatory freeze pushed back RMP’s effective date to March 21, ACA and 20 other trade associations signed onto a coalition petition to Congressional leaders urging them to utilize the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to block implementation of this rule.
During 1999-2015, a total of 55 young adult decedents had ICD-10 code J62 assigned as either the underlying or a contributing cause of death, including 38 (69%) with ICD-10 subcategory J62.8 listed as the underlying (27) or a contributing (11) cause of death.
A number of studies have shown that surface mining is associated with higher rates of cancer, heart disease, birth defects and other health conditions in Central Appalachia, but have not established a connection, and other studies have been inconclusive or not even found correlation.
Chang told Kentucky Health News and WKYT-TV last year that the UK trauma team adopted a protocol to treat acute pain (as opposed to chronic pain): Use a non-narcotic first, and only prescribe a narcotic if the non-narcotic doesn’t relieve the patient’s pain.
According to Arabian folklore, ginger has been claimed to improve memory. Frankfort Independent Schools are working to prevent teen suicide, attempts of which are probably more common than most people think. Health news from HealthDay, plus recent press announcements from major medical organizations.