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Did your health plan deny you care? You can fight back. Here’s how – Los Angeles Times

Binchet, a resident of Napa County, has a rare, disabling illness called myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. Because none of the doctors in her Medicare HMO network has expertise in the disease, she says, she has requested referrals to outside specialists on numerous occasions over the past 22 years, been turned down each time and appealed… Read More »

10-year plan to combat twin killers

THE Federal Government will pump $ 220 million into research to fight heart disease and stroke in a bid to reduce the death toll from Australia’s two biggest killers. A new 10-year plan to be announced today will see cash from the Medical Research Future Fund allocated to scientists working on measures to prevent and… Read More »