Author Archives: asilberman
The House and Senate have failed to reach an agreement on a continuing resolution and triggered a federal government shutdown. The Department of Health and Human Services Released a Contingency … Continue reading
A new study released today by MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas shows that a family of microRNAs (miR-200) blocks cancer progression by cutting off the tumor’s ability to build … Continue reading
The Medicare Open enrollment period is when all people with Medicare can make changes to their coverage, including prescription drug coverage, for 2013. Enrollment opened October 15th and will close on December 7, … Continue reading
Michelle Andrews of Kaiser Health News talks about health insurance companies’ coverage of chemotherapy. Watch the clip here.
In a recent study published in The New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that residents of states with expanded Medicaid coverage will likely live longer, have better access to … Continue reading