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Cleveland, Texas Hospital Abruptly Closes–Note On Door Says We Hope to Re-Open Soon, Meanwhile Back at the Ranch CMS Is Wo

One older article seemed to reflect something about a “boiler room” remodel but those are usually scheduled and maybe something unexpected...

CMS Overload of Short Term Inpatient Hospital Stays Appeals Process Leads To the Agency Offering New Settlement Proposals

This could be good and get a large number of appeals, which are slated to be around 800,000 out of the way, that is if the hospitals agree to...

VA Beginning to Use Wearables That Are Not Data Poachers …

This is a good article here and goes to show that wearables that keep a patient’s dignity in place can be used successfully. This is a new...

Apple Updates HealthKit Privacy Policies–Could Be A Good Time to Also Embrace Support For the Government to License All Da

I said a while back that Apple has the money so if any tech company could kick the data sellers out, they could and it sounds like that’s the...

VA Inspector General Takes the “Virtual Low Road” With Report at Phoenix Hospital, Working Some Quantitated Mathemat

I can fully understand the efforts of the auditors and recreating what they found with data, but it all comes back once more to context and...

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Feb 17 2013 by MaggyAnne
Is there any truth that if you have a crease in both ear lobes you are a heart attack waiting to happen I have diagonal creases in both ears.  They are not deep but they are there.  There is a family history of heart disease.
 
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I am 19 and have bowleg,what can i do to make my leg straight?