New 'dashboard' shows high cost of Medicare drugs

USA drug spending increased by 12 percent the previous year, far more than other health care costs. The administration in November held a public forum to address increasing prescription drug prices in the U.S. In the Part D program, the CMS is not ... More..

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Study finds alarming rate of Americans drinking themselves to death
by | Thursday, December 24, 2015

Study finds alarming rate of Americans drinking themselves to death

Factoring in deaths directly or indirectly caused by alcohol would cause the number of annual deaths to rise to around 90,000, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . More..

'Mystery of Gold Artifact' That Stumped Israeli Archaeologists
by | Thursday, December 24, 2015

'Mystery of Gold Artifact' That Stumped Israeli Archaeologists

In fact, after it was first discovered by a maintenance worker, there were concerns that it might be an explosive device of some sort. Coated in 24-carat gold, the solid metal object had undergone X-rays and ...More..

Scott Weiland died of an accidental drug overdose, say officials
by | Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Scott Weiland died of an accidental drug overdose, say officials

The medical examiner also noted a history of cardiovascular disease, asthma and multi substance dependence. Weiland was a remarkable vocalist and front man for influential Seattle grunge band Stone Temple Pi...More..

10-year-old writes angry letter to parents about Santa Claus
by | Wednesday, December 23, 2015

10-year-old writes angry letter to parents about Santa Claus

The last of her four notes features a drawing of a raised middle finger which caused the couple to lose their "ever loving s***", according to Belle's mother's post to Facebook . "Nothing will make me feel bet...More..

Baltimore woman says drug-sniffing dog detected her cancer
by | Monday, December 21, 2015

Baltimore woman says drug-sniffing dog detected her cancer

Wills and Heidi work for Wills' nonprofit Dogs Finding Dogs, which has professionally trained dogs that can sniff out drugs and find missing pets and people. Even the  American Kennel Club  blog wrote about Hei...More..