Suicide Among Young Veterans Rising At Alarming Rate

Source: Huffington Post.com Upon returning to civilian life, young veterans are committing suicide at an alarmingly high rate — nearly three times that of active-duty troops. According to new data released by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) on Thursday and obtained...
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Dear “Daddy” in Seat 16C

Source: Huffington Post Dear “Daddy,” I don’t know your name, but Kate called you “daddy” for the entire flight last week and you kindly never corrected her. In fact, you didn’t even flinch as you could probably tell that she was not confusing...
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Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

Source: Post Bulletin.com Doctors are warning that if Congress cuts food stamps, the federal government could be socked with bigger health bills. Maybe not immediately, they say, but over time if the poor wind up in doctors’ offices or hospitals as a result. Among the...
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ACA ‘horror stories’ keep crumbling

Source: MSNBC.com For much of the fall, when major news organizations went into feeding-frenzy mode over the Affordable Care Act, an unsettling pattern emerged. The media kept shining a spotlight on various “horror stories” – regular Americans adversely affected by “Obamacare” –...
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Report: N.J. hospitals most expensive in the U.S.

Source: NJ.com Health New Jersey has the nation’s most expensive hospitals, with Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus charging the highest rates in the country, according to an analysis of federal data by the largest union and professional association of...
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