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Home COVID-19 tests could help find people while they are contagious, experts say. Health Canada isn’t convinced

Article content continued “If it’s done in a haphazard way … you might actually create more problems, confusion than the actual benefits because you might get maybe a higher risk of false negative results,” Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada’s deputy chief public health officer, said Tuesday during a COVID-19 briefing. Morris wants the government to seriously… Read More »

Listen: COVID-19 Stresses Rural Hospitals Even Before They Have A Single Case

KHN Midwest correspondent Lauren Weber appeared on WOSU’s “All Sides with Ann Fisher” out of Columbus, Ohio, to talk about the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on rural hospitals. Weber recently reported on the financial implications for such hospitals even before they handle any COVID-19 cases. Almost half of the nation’s rural hospitals already operated in the… Read More »

Chest pain and leg pain: Are they connected?

Leg pain and chest pain do not typically occur together. However, there is a connection between leg pain and heart health, so a person may experience both of these symptoms at the same time. If a person is experiencing chest pain, they should seek medical attention immediately as it may indicate a heart attack. In… Read More »

Supreme Court hears case over $12 billion insurers say they are owed in risk corridors payments

The Supreme Court today is scheduled to hear oral arguments over risk corridor payments insurers say they are owed by the federal government. Insurers argue the government owes them $ 12 billion in back payments for losses from participating in Affordable Care Act plans. The ACA promised the funds for three years, from 2014 to… Read More »