Hospital ratings issued for more than 4000 providers

Almost half the hospitals - 1,752 - received an average rating of three stars. Another 937 hospitals, or more than 20 percent, were not assigned a rating. Another 723 hospitals, or almost 16 percent, have two-star ratings. Another 1,042 hospitals w... More..

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Scientists find new antibiotic right under our noses
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Scientists find new antibiotic right under our noses

And like other harmful bacteria, it's rapidly building up resistance to all our antibiotics. "It was totally unexpected to find a human-associated bacteria that produces a real antibiotic". The researchers behi...More..

Deutsche Bank CEO warns of deeper cuts after second-quarter revenue drop
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Deutsche Bank CEO warns of deeper cuts after second-quarter revenue drop

DB investors aren't likely to feel relief any time soon, since restructuring is likely to continue, if not intensify, during the quarters to come, Cryan said. It added a further € 120m in litigation provisions...More..

Teen with terminal genetic disorder fulfills final wish for prom
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Teen with terminal genetic disorder fulfills final wish for prom

Bolen and her mother enjoyed a prom court dance of sorts as Bolen proudly flashed her "Prom Princess" sash. Bolen is now being kept alive by a ventilator she uses 12 hours each day, but facing increasing pain...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Yankees agree to trade Aroldis Chapman to Cubs

After reports surfaced that the Cubs were pursuing Yankees' closer Aroldis Chapman , it appears the two teams have a deal in place. The Yankees will also receive Warren, a right-handed pitcher whom they a...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Feds say health mergers would increase costs, threaten care

When Aetna's acquisition of Humana was agreed upon a year ago, Humana's stock was priced at $230.00 per share. Norrell said the mergers could result in lower prices for consumers. "I think that deal lea...More..