Current Health News

October 5, 2013 - Issue 2604


The True Cost of a Flawed Health Care Paradigm

The True Cost of a Flawed Health Care Paradigm

October 5, 2013

Simple lab work done during a few days in the hospital can cost more than a car, while a trip to the emergency room for chest pains that turns out to be indigestion can exceed the price of a semester of college. But the bills are fiction - here's how to get your money back...

Do Air Pollutants Play a Role in Bowel Disease?

Air Pollution

October 5, 2013

Researchers are exploring a novel link between air pollutants and inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.