Health & Body

Usando Mis Beneficios | El Seguro de Salud Explicado

Usted adquirió un Seguro de Salud a través de la empresa donde trabaja. Vea como aprovechar mejor sus beneficios.

Evitando Gastos Inesperados | El Seguro de Salud Explicado

Usted está utilizando su plan de Seguro de UnitedHealthcare que adquirió a través de la empresa donde trabaja. Aquí hay unos consejos para evitar...

Eating Breakfast Doesn't Promote Weight Loss

Breakfast still isn't the most important meal of the day. You also may have heard claims that eating breakfast somehow promotes weight loss. Well,...

Money Isn’t the Only Thing That Can Bias Research

Recent news articles have brought renewed attention to financial conflicts of interest in medical science but that should not lead us to ignore...

Prepare to Attain Total Awareness of the Research

The number of people practicing Yoga and meditation have been growing A LOT in recent years. And the trend is happening across age ranges,...

That Low Salt Diet Probably Won't Prevent Heart Failure

There have been lots of recommendations over the years to eat a low-sodium diet. We've talked about the evidence on this before. Well, get ready to...

Rural Hospital Closures Impact the Health of a Lot of People

Subscribe to Healthcare Triage! https://bit.ly/2GlEYWG Rural hospitals in the United States are having an increasingly hard time staying in...

Health Harms from Pollution Can Choke the Economy

The Trump Administration's EPA has shown a propensity to ease regulations on polluting industries, in hopes of increasing economic output....

Life Expectancy and the United States' Inequality Problem

Healthcare Triage often notes that lots of health metrics are improving in the US. But that is not the case with life expectancy. Life span is...

Do Standing Desks' Benefits Stand Up to Research?

Research suggests that warnings about sitting at work are overblown, and that standing desks are overrated as a way to improve health. Let's dig...

Abortions are Down, Thanks to Better Birth Control

Subscribe to Healthcare Triage! https://bit.ly/2GlEYWG The number of abortions in the US continues to drop. Why? Well, there are a number of...

Only Tell Me the Good News - Bias in Research Publication

Subscribe to Healthcare Triage! https://bit.ly/2GlEYWG Publication bias is a big problem when it comes to health research. Researchers sometimes...

Medicare for All and Administrative Costs

Subscribe to Healthcare Triage! https://bit.ly/2GlEYWG Political talk is getting more and more serious around Medicare for All in the United...

A Lyft to the Hospital: Can Ride Sharing Replace Ambulances?

Subscribe to Healthcare Triage! https://bit.ly/2GlEYWG Ambulances are expensive. And they have life-saving personnel and equipment on board. But...