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  • With eleven days to go, FAA's BasicMED may not occur but 2016 Congressional law will happen

    04/20/2017 2:24:18 PM PDT · by pabianice · 7 replies
    S.2658 — 114th Congress (2015-2016): cancels the requirement for a pilot to hold at least a 3rd class medical certificate to exercise the privileges of private pilot in most cases. "The FAA may not take enforcement action against a pilot for not holding a valid third-class medical certificate unless the FAA has published final medical certification regulations in the Federal Register". The FAA was given one year to publish regulations governing this. The DOT/FAA responded with a set of rules for this, to take effect no later than 1 May 2017. That is eleven days away and the rules, paperwork,...
  • American Medical Student Association Stands in Opposition Against the American Health Care Act

    03/17/2017 2:57:29 PM PDT · by greatdefender · 15 replies
    AMSA ^ | 3/16/2017 | Kelly Thibert
    The American Medical Student Association (AMSA) has a mission that is built upon our members’ commitment to advocate for the improvement of health care and health care delivery to all people. We believe that health care is a human right and as such, we will always advocate for the rights of our patients. AMSA supports a publicly and progressively financed, privately delivered federal single-payer system of high quality, affordable health care for all persons. In the absence of such of a single-payer system, we support a health care system which expands comprehensive coverage and access for all persons living in...
  • Doctor (Rep) Michell Burgess Town Hall (Flower Mound, TX)

    03/04/2017 10:55:36 AM PST · by Hulka · 2 replies
    Rep Burgess Webpage ^ | 4 Mar 2017 | Michell Burgess
    Animals, little children filled the gym. . .and they mobbed the question microphone. . .and they all read from a card/notebook to rant and then read their question and the crowd of immature loud spoiled children would shout-down Burgess' answer so we couldn't hear his answer. Oh, a woman (not lady) had a pre-printed sign that said "Do no Harm" (aimed at saving ObamaCare), but the other side of the sign was printed "I'm pro-choice." What's the logic in that. . .do no harm unless it is directed to the infant in his mother's womb.
  • Immigrant diagnosed with brain tumor released after 15 months in ICE custody (TX)

    03/03/2017 9:15:39 AM PST · by bgill · 9 replies
    abc ^ | March 2, 2017 | Julia Jacobo
    A 26-year-old immigrant from El Salvador who was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor has been released from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody in Texas. Sara Beltran Hernandez was detained for 15 months after she fled violence in El Salvador, according to Amnesty International USA. She was released Thursday and was to receive a full medical evaluation later in the evening to "ensure that it's safe for her to travel to New York to be with her family and get the long-term care she needs," according to the human rights organization. On Feb. 23, Beltran Hernandez was returned to...
  • California Fines Kaiser Permanente $2.5 Million Over Missing Medicaid Data

    01/27/2017 6:44:07 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 8 replies
    CaliforniaHealthline ^ | January 26, 2017 | By Chad Terhune
    California officials have fined health care giant Kaiser Permanente $2.5 million for failing to turn over required data on patient care to the state’s Medicaid program. The California Department of Health Care Services said this was the first fine imposed against one of its Medicaid managed care plans since at least 2000. The state relies on the data to help set rates, ensure adequate care is available and monitor how taxpayer dollars are being spent in the program, known as Medi-Cal in California. Jennifer Kent, the department’s director, notified Kaiser of the sanctions in a Jan. 13 letter that was...
  • Trump’s surprise VA pick known as turnaround artist

    01/15/2017 2:59:07 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 24 replies
    The Hill ^ | January 14, 2017 | Rebecca Kheel
    President-elect Donald Trump surprised many when he chose one of President Obama’s appointees to run the Department of Veterans Affairs after pledging to overhaul the department during the campaign. But the nominee, current under secretary of health David Shulkin, has a long history in the private sector turning around struggling hospitals. Veterans groups called the choice a pleasant surprise, as they say Shulkin has overseen a turnaround in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and resisted calls for privatizing the federal system. “While our membership has been clear in its preference to have a veteran leading the VA, I am heartened...
  • He is headed to the UN ![Charismatic Caucus]

    01/11/2017 8:11:48 AM PST · by Jedediah · 7 replies
    A voice in the distance a wave in the air, But bearing no fruit except despair, A leader once of a country beloved, But now he attacks the messenger from above, The Dove of freedom he claims to hold, But truly in his hand is a hammer not gold, Denying The " T " ruth of "I AM "(JESUS), Causing grief to sacred land ! Soon he shall be revealed as that angel of old, That fell to the earth being vane and bold, His heart is black as his soul, But soon every one shall know, The Abomination about...
  • Californians with pre-existing conditions worried about health care future

    12/17/2016 5:34:33 PM PST · by artichokegrower · 28 replies
    San Jose Mercury ^ | December 17, 2016 | Tracy Seipel
    Atherton resident Evan Collins lives in the nation’s second priciest ZIP code, where $4 million barely buys you a fixer-upper.
  • If you answer ‘yes’ to these questions, you may be an alcoholic

    12/12/2016 5:07:41 PM PST · by heterosupremacist · 99 replies
    http://nypost.com ^ | 12/12/2016 | Dr. Brad McKay
    Do a few evening beers make your mornings un-beer-able? Does a vodka martini make your brain feel shaken, or stirred? Has a Dark ‘N’ Stormy been clouding your thoughts? For most people, the occasional night out is not a big deal — but when a hangover becomes a regular part of your weekend routine it’s a sign something might not be right. It’s an alarming statistic that one in five Australian adults regularly drink harmful amounts of alcohol. This chronic alcohol use can cause liver failure, stomach ulcers, bleeding problems, damaged nerves, injured brain cells and an increased risk of...
  • Vaccines Regulators: Doctor concocts vaccines with cat saliva, vodka

    09/29/2016 7:14:42 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 22 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/29/2016
    Vaccines Regulators: Doctor concocts vaccines with cat saliva, vodka Published September 29, 2016 Associated Press Illinois regulators on Wednesday suspended the license of a suburban Chicago doctor who allegedly gave patients modified vaccinations containing cat saliva and vodka. The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation ordered the emergency action in the interest of public safety, according to paperwork signed by Acting Director Jessica Baer. After hearing complaints from health care providers that children were getting unapproved oral versions of childhood shots from Dr. Ming Te Lin, investigators visited Lin's Flossmoor practice. They found a cluttered, unsterile office and "a...
  • CNN’s Gupta: Clinton Health Document Release ‘Not A Release of Medical Records By Any Means’

    09/14/2016 6:34:19 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 52 replies
    Breitbart ^ | September 14,2016 | Ian Hanchett
    On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “The Lead,” CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta said the release of medical documents by Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is “certainly not a release of medical records by any means.” Gupta said, “This is not a — this is certainly not a release of medical records by any means. This is very similar in some ways to what we got July of last year. There may be more coming, it’s a little bit unclear
  • 2,768 doctors call on Secretary Clinton to issue a full, public release of her medical records.

    09/13/2016 9:27:16 AM PDT · by sentz · 27 replies
    Brave New Films ^ | Friday, October 3, 2008 | Brave New Films
    Brave New Films Runs Full Page Ad in New York Times Featuring 2,768 Doctors Calling for Release of Clinton's Medical Records
  • Hillary Clinton Collapses – Metal Object Falls From Inside Right Pant Leg...

    09/11/2016 1:36:00 PM PDT · by FR_addict · 205 replies
    The conservative Treehouse ^ | Sept. 11, 2016 | sundance
    This video is focusing on the metal object falling from Hillary's pant's leg. You can see it clearly in this video.
  • BREAKING: Hillary Clinton leaves 9/11 service with medical issue

    09/11/2016 6:48:28 AM PDT · by LS · 1,205 replies
    Fox News per Twitter | 9/11/2016 | Rick Leventhal
    BREAKING: law enf source: Hillary Clinton just left 9/11 ceremony w/medical episode, appeared to faint on way into van, helped by security @RickLeventhal
  • How To Become A Charlatan In Nine Easy Steps

    09/10/2016 1:17:24 PM PDT · by JimSEA · 15 replies
    Science 2.0 ^ | 8/6/2016 | Ezard Ernst
    In these austere and difficult times, it must be my duty, I think, to alert my fellow citizens to a possible source of additional income which almost anyone can plug into: become a charlatan, and chances are that your economic hardship is a memory from the past. To achieve this aim, I [with my tongue firmly lodged in my cheek] suggest a fairly straight forward step by step approach. 1. Find an attractive therapy and give it a fantastic name Did I just say “straight forward”? Well, the first step isn’t that easy, after all. Most of the really loony...
  • California’s Healthy Kids programs fade as undocumented children gain access to Medi-Cal

    09/03/2016 7:40:35 PM PDT · by artichokegrower · 47 replies
    Santa Cruz Sentinel ^ | 09/03/16 | Jocelyn Wiener
    Baby Sergio’s fever was spiking. His parents had just arrived here from Mexico with no papers, no money, no family, no friends. The parents tried bringing down the fever, but it didn’t work. The baby started convulsing. An ambulance whisked the terrified young family to a hospital. There, a social worker met with them. Baby Sergio’s fever was spiking. His parents had just arrived here from Mexico with no papers, no money, no family, no friends. The parents tried bringing down the fever, but it didn’t work. The baby started convulsing. An ambulance whisked the terrified young family to a...
  • A Brain-damaged US President with Finger on the Nuclear Button?

    08/28/2016 4:30:46 PM PDT · by Jyotishi · 47 replies
    New Eastern Outlook, journal-neo.org ^ | August 24, 2016 | F. William Engdahl
    Hillary Rodham Clinton seems to surround herself with more scandals than you can shake a stick at, as we said when I was growing up in Texas. We had the Mena, Arkansas scandals when her husband, Bubba, otherwise known as William Jefferson Clinton, was Attorney General and then Governor. Ambrose Evans Pritchard, the British Telegraph investigative journalist did a masterful documentation of that in his The Secret Life of Bill Clinton, when Bill was President facing impeachment in the 1990's. Then there are the Clinton Foundation scandals documented in the 2015 Peter Schweitzer book, Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of...
  • Hillary is in Los Angeles this weekend! Where is Medical help available?

    08/23/2016 10:30:09 AM PDT · by Nachum · 42 replies
    Me ^ | 8/23/16 | Nachum
    Hillary is in Los Angeles this weekend and well... her health is not as good as it could be.  So, as a public service, we need to let her personnel know where she can can get medical helo in a hurry! On the west side, the larges hospital where ALL her friends probably would go is Cedars Sinai.; 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA‎ (800) 233-2771‎ If she finds herself  close to the more eastern side of town, it would be USC ;  1200 North State Street, Los Angeles (323) 409-1000.  or, if she finds herself even more westerly, there is UCLA;...
  • National Enquirer: Hillary Clinton’s Secret Health Crisis

    08/08/2016 2:21:26 PM PDT · by maggief · 133 replies
    National Enquirer ^ | August 8, 2016
    As desperate presidential candidate Hillary Clinton tries to match the momentum of opponent Donald Trump, she’s also battling two shocking secret health issues! In a bombshell exclusive, The National ENQUIRER has learned the 68-year-old Democratic front-runner is suffering from the early stages of the debilitating disease multiple sclerosis — and has endured a series of strokes! “Hillary’s past health problems are down to MS,” a political insider close to both Hillary and husband Bill Clinton told The ENQUIRER. “She’s been working with her staff to keep the medical drama under wraps, and she’s doing her best to deal with it.”...
  • [FROM JANUARY 6, 2016] LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS, MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS: THERE’S SOMETHING SERIOUSLY

    07/29/2016 9:06:00 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 104 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | JANUARY 6, 2016 | ALEX SWOYER
    Democrat frontrunner Hillary Clinton’s disappearance from the debate stage last month left people speculating that the former First Lady took a long bathroom break, but now a law-enforcement source with inside connections is alleging that Clinton was missing from the stage due to health issues stemming from a previous brain injury. These long-lasting symptoms stemming from a concussion and blood clot, according to a neurologist, suggest Clinton is suffering from post-concussion syndrome, which can severely impact her cognitive abilities. All that said, however, Clinton’s campaign maintained to Breitbart News that she is in good health and can serve as President...