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GOP Candidates: We Need Mental Health Care, Not Gun Control

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Big Health Report Asked about President Obama’s executive actions on guns, several Republican candidates said he should focus instead on expanding access to mental health care rather than restricting firearms. “It’s not the guns that pull the trigger, it’s the people who pull the […]

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US Pledges $4 Billion to Speed Self-Driving Cars

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Big Health Report US Pledges $4 Billion to Speed Self-Driving Cars The US administration pledged Thursday to help clear the way for autonomous vehicles with an investment of $4 billion to fund research and testing projects. US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx made the announcement […]

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Study: Warning Labels Might Stop Parents from Buying Sugary Drinks

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Big Health Report – Warning labels detailing health risks associated with sugary drinks such as diabetes and obesity may convince parents not to buy these beverages for their kids, a U.S. study suggests. For the experiment, researchers gave 2,381 parents online surveys asking them […]

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Low Bicarbonate Levels May Be a Danger for Seniors

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on NLM Seniors Health Healthy older people have greater risk of death if blood bicarbonate level too low, research suggestsSource: HealthDay Click here to Read this Entire Story on NLM Seniors Health This post was originally published on this site

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Obamacare Penalty Fee Increasing Sharply in 2016

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Big Health Report The Obamacare tax is set to hit particularly hard this year, and federal and state officials are hoping the threat of a $1,000 tax bill will finally be enough to prod reluctant Americans to sign up for the president’s controversial health […]

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Obama Wants to Reset Clock on Medicaid Expansion

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Big Health Report President Obama wants to sweeten the deal for 19 states that have refused to expand their Medicaid programs under Obamacare, saying Congress should reset the clock on generous federal matching funds that were set to wind down after this year. Louisiana […]

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