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Immigration concerns keep some parents from getting their kids health services

This is a Kaiser Health News story. As U.S. immigration enforcement becomes stricter under the Trump administration, more immigrant families are cutting ties with health care services and other critical government programs, according to child advocates who work with such families. In Texas, researchers studying the issue say it’s a major reason why more children… Read More »

Hypochondriacs who rely on data from their Fitbits 'are piling extra pressure on the NHS'

Fitbits are putting a strain on doctors ‘because the exercise trackers are incorrectly telling wearers they are ILL’ Health apps are blamed for the potential ‘dystopian’ scenario facing the NHS  The warning features in a report from the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges  It said an inordinate number of patients visit their doctor because of… Read More »