Amazon-led health venture should focus on life expectancy and disease prevention, experts say

<!– –> MENUSEARCH QUOTES Tech The health-care partnership between Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan, announced early this year, is one of the biggest stories in the industry. So it’s only natural that 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki and Stanford University’s Steven Quake, who have spent decades working in and around health care, were asked about […]

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Don’t trust Donald Trump, Republicans on health care: Readers sound off

President Donald Trump(Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta, AP) Letter to the editor: President Donald Trump’s column in USA TODAY on “Medicare for All” is an attempt to fool the entire nation and distract from the repeated sabotage of the Affordable Care Act that he and Republicans continue to push despite their constituents’ loud protests. From refusing to […]

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As Blue Wave Crests, Health Insurers Brace For ‘Medicare For All’ Push

Attendees hold signs while waiting for a health care bill news conference to begin on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017. (Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) Inside the headquarters of the nation’s health insurance lobbies, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and America’s Health Insurance Plans, an increasing amount of time and money is […]

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Saving a seat for Everson Griffen: How the Vikings, NFL handle mental health struggles

In the three weeks since Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen was told to pause his football career and seek a mental health evaluation, teammates have expressed continuous support, saying the three-time All-Pro selection should take all the time he needs. Meanwhile, for better or worse, these players are seeing how the modern NFL system tries […]

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