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rule to protect gender-affirming medical treatment in Washington state goes into effect January 1 | Local

OLYMPIA — A rule to shore up access to gender-affirming health care in Washington state is set to go into effect January 1, 2022. Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler passed the rule November 30, 2021 , which incorporates the Gender Affirming Treatment Act into state law. (SB 5313), passed by the Washington State Legislature in […]

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Rule to protect gender-affirming medical treatment comes into force on January 1

December 28, 2021 OLYMPIA, Wash. – A rule aimed at consolidating access to gender-affirming health care in Washington state goes into effect Jan. 1, 2022. Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler passed the rule Nov. 30, 2021, which enshrines into state law the Gender Affirming Treatment Act (SB 5313), passed by the Washington State Legislature in 2021. […]

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Prudential launches digital health insurance to make medical treatment more accessible to Cambodians

Prudential instantly issues affordable, customizable hospitalization policies through Pulse, its health and wealth management app. Out-of-pocket medical expenses in Cambodia reached $856 million in 2018, reflecting the financial stress Cambodian households face due to unforeseen health and medical conditions. Prudential, the largest life insurer in Cambodia, has launched the PRU ការពារប្រចាំថ្ងៃ package to make healthcare […]

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Don’t Despise Alternative Medicine: Governor

Chief Minister MK Stalin calls on medical graduates to serve people in rural areas Calling on doctors not to overlook alternative systems of medicine, Governor RN Ravi called on them on Monday to be open-minded and try to scientifically assess and validate it. He urged them to guard against over-commercialization of health care. Presiding over […]

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Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Options Awareness, Use, and Prospects in an Underserved and Uninsured Minority Cancer Patient Population

This article was originally published here Integrates Cancer Ther. 2021 Jan-Dec;20:15347354211051622. doi: 10.1177/15347354211051622. ABSTRACT Integrative oncology aims to coordinate the delivery of conventional medicine and evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) to patients receiving cancer care. This field has grown out of increased interest in the use of CAMs in cancer patients. However, the use […]

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optimal medical treatment in patients undergoing PVI

Persistent gaps in treatment practice remain for peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and atherosclerosis. Megan Lee, a fourth-year medical student at Yale School of Medicine, explores inconsistencies in the use of guideline-directed medical therapy after peripheral vascular intervention (PVI), a minimally invasive procedure that restores blood flow to the lower limbs. Published in the American Heart […]

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Major spike in US adults skipping medical treatment due to cost

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public domain According to the latest survey from the nonprofit, nonpartisan organization West Health and Gallup, the global analytics and advisory firm. Even about 20% of the nation’s highest-income households, those earning more than $120,000 a year, bear the cost of not seeking care, up from 3% during the same period. The survey, […]

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ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE AS A MEANS OF DEALING WITH “CORONAVIRUS FEARS”

Laura Bottini, founder and practitioner of Our Body Wise The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major effect on all of us in so many different ways. We are all concerned about the dramatic loss of human life around the world and an unprecedented challenge to public health, the economy and the world of work. The […]

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Oklahoma Regenerative Medical Therapy for Chronic Pain

Oklahoma City, USA, 07 Dec. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The clinic’s recently updated treatment options reflect the increasing pace of medical breakthroughs and physicians’ focus on addressing the root causes of chronic pain; not just the symptoms. More details can be found at https://oklahomapaincenter.com/regeneration-therapy The Oklahoma Pain Center now recommends regenerative therapy for many of […]

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Denver cop fired for refusing to treat 18-year-old boy who was shot dead

The Denver Police Department fired one of its officers after he failed to provide medical assistance to an 18-year-old dying in what was called a “ruthless lack of humanity”. Dewayne Rodgers, a 16-year-old force veteran, arrived at a shooting scene at the 10000 block of East Harvard Avenue near the Cherry Creek County Club on […]

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Pastor seeks accommodation in Bitterroot to access specialist medical treatment | Local News

A Corvallis High School graduate needs local housing to receive specialist physiotherapy in Hamilton. It’s a long story and a medical need. In high school, Jason Jury wrestled, played football, acted in a play, and graduated in 1993. His mother, Kathleen, was a United Methodist Church minister in Corvallis, and his sister Heidi became the […]

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Can strokes be treated with alternative medicine?

The Stroke Treatment Market is Expected to Reach a Value of $15 billion by 2027 Algernon Pharmaceuticals, a drug repurposing company, is investigating the use of established psychedelic drug DMT for stroke treatment Algernon plans to be the first company in the world to pursue DMT for stroke in humans Commercials and public service announcements […]