Category Archives: Health

Americans Unhappy, Suicide Rates Skyrocket

Despite claims that America has “the most advanced healthcare system” and the best hospitals in the world, life expectancy in the U.S. has fallen for the third year in a row. The reason? A disturbing jump in the suicide rate and drug overdose deaths fueled by highly addictive opioids. This latest drop is the worst… Read More »

Judge Blasts Insurer for Putting Profits Over Patients’ Health

A federal judge blasted a subsidiary of United Healthcare, the nation’s largest health insurer, for putting its bottom line profit over the needs of patients seeking mental health care and substance abuse treatment. In a landmark ruling, the judge lambasted the insurer for illegally denying treatment to thousands of people, and he slammed the the… Read More »