Niger unveils measles vaccination plan for 4 million children

Niger launched a campaign on Friday to vaccinate more than four million children against measles, one of the biggest causes of child mortality in the country, the health ministry said. The one-week nationwide vaccination programme aims to “eliminate measles by the end of 2020”, Health Minister Illiassou Mainassara said, adding, it “will reach 4.254 million children” aged from 9 months […]

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Why a plan to lower prescription drug prices should not be piecemeal

Demand for prescription medications in the U.S. is at an all time high, given that 50% of adults have at least one chronic condition, and 25% have two or more. Sixty percent of the population, and 90% of Medicare beneficiaries have taken at least one prescription medication in the past month. Rising health care costs over time are leading to […]

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This Basic Diet Plan Helped This Guy Lose Nearly 200 Pounds and Get Ripped

• Years of frequently eating fast food caught up to Anthony Brown, with his weight eventually topping out at more than 375 pounds. • After learning how to maintain a calorie deficit, he made simple changes to his diet to eat healthier and lose weight. • Now weighing less than 200 pounds, Brown has completed a dramatic weight loss transformation […]

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Jeffrey Epstein was devising plan to seed the human race with his DNA

Jeffrey Epstein was devising a plan to seed the human race with his DNA by impregnating women at his New Mexico ranch and wanted to have his penis and head frozen after he died Jeffrey Epstein planned to have 20 women at a time impregnated on in Santa Fe ranch, sources told the Times The moneyman claimed to spend $20 […]

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New plan limits out-of-pocket costs for insulin

(HealthDay)—Out-of-pocket costs for insulin could be restricted to $25 a month for people under a drug benefit plan announced Wednesday by Express Scripts. The average monthly savings for workers whose employers adopt the plan would be about $16 a month, The New York Times reported. There is rising anger about steep rises in the cost of insulin in recent years. […]

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Trump administration announces plan to cut drug prices

(HealthDay)—In an effort to cut high drug costs, the prices paid by Medicare for certain prescription drugs would be based on those in other advanced industrial nations, according to a proposal announced Oct. 25 by the Trump administration. The move would cut costs for Medicare and save beneficiaries millions of dollars, according to an article in The New York Times. […]

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