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Commentary: U.S. health care system limps along compared to Canada's – Salt Lake Tribune

Canadians are pretty much like us aren’t they? Well, more hockey and less NFL, then. But, we share pretty much the same socio-economic levels, strong middle class, some poor, some rich. We eat almost the same, give or take a hamburger or two. Really, we both hail from European stock for the most part which… Read More »

U.S. government proposes rule changing drug industry rebate system

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media with U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at his side in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Thursday proposed a rule to end the industry-wide system of after-market… Read More »

U.S. substance abuse helpline largely unknown

(Reuters Health) – The U.S. government’s toll-free substance abuse helpline, which provides free referral services to those looking for treatment, gets little publicity, a new study finds. By contrast, suicide helplines are regularly publicized, the research team points out. When the researchers compared how often the addiction helpline was mentioned in news stories and social… Read More »