By Lindy Washburn, North Jersey Record, Aug. 22, 2019
The state’s largest insurer plans to shift oversight of its members' benefits for chiropractic care, physical therapy, occupational therapy and acupuncture to a separate company next year, in a plan that has drawn intense opposition from chiropractors and other medical providers.
By Lilo H. Stainton | AUGUST 13, 2019
If approved by the state, American Specialty Health Network would oversee Horizon’s acupuncture, chiropractic services, physical therapy and occupational therapy claims
By Susan K. Livio | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
Armed with data that says New Jerseyans are among the most frequent users of chiropractic care and physical therapy in the nation, the state’s largest health insurance company says it intends to team up with a national claims reviewer to scrutinize patient bills in the coming year.
Well, the probability is good. It is most likely that a part or all of your cookware leaches metal and/or other toxic elements: Fluoride, aluminum, tin and nickel, primarily. We are so used to associating these things with cookware that we have forgotten how “poisonous” they really are. And non-toxic elements can leech from cookware too like copper and chromium.
THE WASHINGTON POST: Dentists who prescribe opioid painkillers to teenagers and young adults after pulling their wisdom teeth may be putting their patients at risk of addiction, a new study finds. The study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine Monday, shines a light on the largely overlooked role dental prescriptions play in an epidemic of addiction that has swept the United States, leading to a record 70,237 drug overdose deaths in 2017.
CHICAGO (AP) — Move more, sit less and get kids active as young as age 3, say new federal guidelines that stress that any amount and any type of exercise helps health. The advice is the first update since the government’s physical activity guidelines came out a decade ago. Since then, the list of benefits of exercise has grown, and there’s more evidence to back things that were of unknown value before, such as short, high-intense workouts and taking the stairs instead of an elevator.