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Health Canada warns against modifying vape pens amid two deaths, spreading illness in U.S.

Health Canada says people who vape should get medical attention right away if they’re worried their electronic cigarettes are harming them. The federal department says there is no sign in Canada of an affliction reported in as many as 25 American states that seems to be linked to vaping, but it is monitoring the situation.… Read More »

WW (aka WeightWatchers) Is Watching Health Tech & Behavior Change Thinking | Zoe Griffiths, WW

Health 2.0 Sep 5, 2019• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH What’s WeightWatchers, now WW, doing at a health tech conference? Zoe Griffiths, Global Director of Nutrition, talks about what’s next for the company’s 4.5M members worldwide as their “wellness partner” embraces the latest trends and thinking that help make the behavior changes that lead to… Read More »

Here’s how much a family with good health insurance spent last year – CBS News

Between 2008 and 2018, health insurance and and related medical costs for employees of large companies rose twice as fast as wages, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. In 2018, a family of four in the U.S. with coverage from a larger employer spent a total of $ 7,726 on health care—that’s up from $… Read More »

NC revises new health care plan for state workers after pressure from hospitals – Charlotte Observer

[unable to retrieve full-text content]NC revises new health care plan for state workers after pressure from hospitals  Charlotte Observer Charlotte hospitals refused to sign North Carolina’s plan for health insurance rates for state employees, including teachers and troopers. The state announced a … "Health|HealthCare" – Google News