Category Archives: Health News

Here’s Why Michael Allio Quit Katie Thurston’s Season of ‘The Bachelorette’ and How Twitter Reacted

Heads up! This post contains spoilers for tonight’s episode of Katie Thurston’s season of The Bachelorette, so click away if you don’t wanna know how this goes down! We’re officially down to the wire with Katie Thurston’s season of The Bachelorette, and we already know who her final four contestants are: Blake Moynes, Greg Grippo,… Read More »

11 Signs Your Pet Needs More Joint Support

As cats and dogs age, they are more likely to experience joint pain or discomfort. Joint pain, stiffness, and discomfort in older- and middle-aged pets are often caused by arthritis. Osteoarthritis is the most common joint ailment that affects adult dogs and cats, although adult pets can also experience joint pain from rheumatoid arthritis and… Read More »

Matthew’s health care tidbits

Health Policy Jul 24, 2021• Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt In this week’s… Read More »

How to Reduce Inflammation in the Body

How to Reduce Inflammation in the Body How to Reduce Inflammation in the Body : Inflammation is the body’s process of responding to pathogens that intrude on everyday functioning, such as viruses, bacteria, infections, and fungi. When a foreign organism enters the body, the white blood cells are immediately deployed to a specific location. It forms… Read More »

Marshall Allen on how to contest hospital bills and avoid treatment you don’t need [PODCAST]

“It’s rare for anyone to try and tally the precise cost of unnecessary care. But when they do, the estimates are staggering. The Washington Health Alliance, a nonprofit dedicated to making care safe and affordable, analyzed insurance claims from 1.3 million patients who received one of 47 tests or services that are considered overused or… Read More »