FAIR Health Releases Report on Substance Use Disorders, Overdoses Before, During Pandemic

One of the key findings of the report is that 42 states saw an increase in the proportion of patients with opioid and opioid-like drug overdoses compared with the total number of patients using medical services by state. In every year of the period 2016-2021, males accounted for 62% to 63% of the gender distribution … Read more

House Republicans Argue That a COVID Standard for the Health Care Industry is Unnecessary

House Republicans are questioning the Biden administration’s prerogative to continue promulgating a COVID-19 standard aimed at protecting health care workers following the president’s comments that the “pandemic is over.” In a letter to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Monday, Reps. Virginia Foxx, RN.C., ranking member of the House Education and Labor Committee, and … Read more

Study confirms link between COVID-19 vaccination and temporary increase in menstrual cycle length

News Release Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Large NIH-funded study included participants in North America and Europe. A large international study has confirmed the findings of a previous US study that linked COVID-19 vaccination with an average increase in menstrual cycle length of less than one day. The increase was not associated with any change in … Read more

Public Health Data Still Facing Challenges Despite Previous Recommendations, Watchdog Says

In light of public health emergencies like the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of health data and the ability to share it is critical, according to a Government Accountability Office report released Thursday. The watchdog found that public health entities do not have the ability to share new data and other important information in real-time, … Read more

We need resilient health systems to address the dual crisis of infectious and chronic diseases

With our health systems strained by the concurrent outbreaks of monkeypox, polio and COVID-19, chronic diseases are not receiving the attention they deserve. But as we continue to face ongoing infectious disease threats, we need to build resilient health systems that are equipped to face both public health emergencies and ongoing population health challenges. Pre-pandemic, … Read more

Health officials: Flu could rise this season as COVID-19 restrictions wane

pixabay” alt=”With flu season approaching, health officials say this year’s cases could skyrocket to pre-pandemic levels. File Photo by Mojpe/pixabay“/> With flu season approaching, health officials say this year’s cases could skyrocket to pre-pandemic levels. File Photo by Mojpe/pixabay The coronavirus pandemic shut down the entire United States in the spring of 2020, halting the … Read more

More doctors are suffering burnout, and health systems must do more

A panel of physicians said it’s not about building more resilience. Health organizations need to offer resources and reduce burdens that are taxing their physicians. More doctors are experiencing burnout, and it’s becoming a matter of serious concern for healthcare leaders. Physician burnout has reached a new high, according to a study published in Mayo … Read more

Biden declares the pandemic ‘over’

President Joe Biden’s declaration in a national interview that the covid-19 pandemic is “over” has complicated his own administration’s efforts to get Congress to provide more funding for treatments and vaccines, and to get the public to go get yet another booster. Meanwhile, concerns about a return of medical inflation for the first time in … Read more

Burgernomics: Τι λέει το αυξανόμενο κόστος του φαστ φουντ στην Αίγυπτο για τον πληθωρισμό

Burgernomics: Τι λέει το αυξανόμενο κόστος του φαστ φουντ στην Αίγυπτο για τον πληθωρισμό Πίστωση εικόνας: Thred Όταν τα McDonald’s της Αιγύπτου κυκλοφόρησαν τις ενημερωμένες τιμές του μενού τους στις αρχές Ιουλίου, οι πολίτες χρησιμοποίησαν τα μέσα κοινωνικής δικτύωσης για να εκφράσουν την αγανάκτησή τους για την αύξηση των τιμών – μια αύξηση 50% για … Read more

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Γενεύη: Ο επικεφαλής του Παγκόσμιου Οργανισμού Εμπορίου προέβλεψε έναν «ανώμαλο και βραχώδη» δρόμο καθώς άνοιξε τη συνεδρίασή του στο υψηλότερο επίπεδο εδώ και 4-1/2 χρόνια την Κυριακή, με ζητήματα όπως η ετοιμότητα για πανδημία, η επισιτιστική ανασφάλεια και η υπεραλίευση των θαλασσών του κόσμου. η ΑΤΖΕΝΤΑ. Σε μια εποχή που κάποιοι αμφισβητούν τη συνάφεια του … Read more