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Is COVID-19 a Disease?

While there are many types of coronaviruses, some causing mild illnesses like a cold, COVID-19 is a new disease. This particular variant of the disease is a strain of a previously unknown coronavirus. COVID-19 is an abbreviation that you can break down like this: “CO” for corona, “VI” for virus, “D” for disease, and “19” for 2019.  So […]

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HIE is a Community Benefit that IRS Should Recognize

Per IRS guidelines, not-for-profit hospitals, which make up 73% of non-governmental U.S. intense treatment hospitals, obtain tax exceptions from sales, residential or commercial property and also income taxes in exchange for the diverse set of community profiting activities (CBAs) they offer. In order to enhance individual treatment in the USA there, the government made a […]

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Patients Own Their Healthcare Data.

Healthcare data is owned by the patient, but providers, payers, pharma and others know far more about how the information is being shared than the consumer. By law, patients own their data, said Dr. Andrew Gettinger, chief clinical officer for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information, during the Connected Health Conference in […]

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Politics of the Caribbean

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The politics of the Caribbean are diverse for such a relatively small area. These systems can be related to their colonial history. The major political system is democracy, with many different party systems within many of the countries. Party systems are a variety of political parties combined together. These systems […]

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Food News

5 Health Benefits of Coffee

Coffee is a drink prepared from roasted coffee beans, the seeds of berries from certain Coffea species. Once ripe, coffee berries are picked, processed, and dried. Dried coffee seeds are roasted to varying degrees, depending on the flavor you want to achieve. Health Benefits of Coffee Studies have shown that coffee may have health benefits, […]

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Food News

Processed Meat Can Cause Cancer

If you’ve been swayed by recent reports that red and processed meat isn’t harmful to your health, put down that bacon — there’s bad news. New analysis of long term data on nearly 30,000 people found a small but significant risk of death from any cause tied to eating two servings of processed meat or […]