Fewer Excess Pounds May Mean Fewer Migraines

SATURDAY, March 23, 2019 — For people who carry too much weight and suffer from migraines, dropping some pounds might help ease their pain, new research shows. “When people lose weight, the number of days per month with migraine decreases, as does pain severity and headache attack duration,” said lead researcher Dr. Claudio Pagano. He… Read More »

‘Why I never wear make-up’

Two years ago, Healthista writer Courtney Welu made a conscious decision to never wear make up. Ever. Her reasons might surprise you  I was reading one of Healthista’s columns, as I try to do when new stories come out, about the show The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and how our beauty editor Annabel emulates her as a beauty… Read More »

Three largest insurers dominate market share in at least 37 states, GAO report says

The three largest healthcare insurers held 80 percent of more of their market in at least 37 states, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office. The GAO studied the large group, small group and individual insurance markets. Three or fewer insurers held 80 percent or more of the market in at least 46… Read More »