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Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

Pence aide says the administration will present an Obamacare replacement plan soon

The Trump administration will release a plan to replace Obamacare in the coming months, Marc Short, Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, said Wednesday. “The administration will continue to come forward with more free-market reforms that we think will continue to lower the price of healthcare,” Short said on MSNBC. The plan is intended… Read More »

Drink hot beverages? A new study says they can increase your risk of oesophageal cancer

Adding cold milk to tea and coffee and waiting for hot drinks to cool could protect against oesophageal cancer, a study suggests. Research has found that regularly swallowing hot drinks nearly doubles the risk of developing diseases of the gullet and researchers have advised people to allow beverages to cool. In 2016, the World Health… Read More »