A Califarmia food truck is pictured at the 401 Center St. campus of Global Outreach Developments International Wednesday, March 24, 2021, in Old Hickory, Tennessee.  Fraud charges against the nonprofit's founder Gregg Garner and his wife, Tara Garner, were dropped after the prosecution's case collapsed.

Fraud case against Global Outreach founders was flawed

Gregg and Tara Garner founded Global Outreach Developments International, a Nashville-based nonprofit. The couple were indicted last year for theft and TennCare fraud. New evidence shows prosecutors dropped charges against them this summer. Prosecutors have uncovered issues with the Medicaid fraud case against Gregg and Tara Garner, the husband and wife duo behind Global Outreach …

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Over-the-counter medications for travellers: what you need to know

Over-the-counter medications for travellers: what you need to know

As travelers head to airports, train stations and cruise ships for international travel, many will likely forget to pack their over-the-counter and prescription medications. Many more will forget to check international rules and regulations for common medicines easily obtained in their home country – but possibly banned abroad. According to the Global Rescue Traveler Sentiment …

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Health Care - CDC Suggests Monkeypox Vaccine Reduces Infection

Health Care – CDC Suggests Monkeypox Vaccine Reduces Infection

Last night Lizzo played a crystal flute that once belonged to former President James Madison, becoming the first person to use the instrument in over 200 years. Early data from the CDC appears to show that the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine reduces the risk of infection. Welcome to night health care, where we follow the latest …

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Passion, exercise and relationships protect against cognitive decline

Passion, exercise and relationships protect against cognitive decline

Share on PinterestIn a recent article, researchers reviewed studies linking three key lifestyle factors to brain health. Images Mint RF/Getty Images In a recent article, researchers reviewed studies linking exercise, relationships and passion to brain health. They found reasonable evidence that all three factors provide protection against cognitive decline. Their review noted that randomized controlled …

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Dana Linn Bailey gets shoulder workout tips from trainer Joe Bennett

Dana Linn Bailey gets shoulder workout tips from trainer Joe Bennett

Former Women’s Physique Olympia champion Dana Linn Bailey and strength trainer Joe Bennett got together for a shoulder workout at Bailey’s WarHouse Gym. Their training session was posted on Bailey’s YouTube channel on September 13, 2022. If you don’t know who Joe Bennett is, he tortured me many, many times. Today will be no different. …

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Advocating for Gender Equity in Medicine | College of Human Medicine

September 29, 2022 In honor of Women in Medicine Month, the College of Human Medicine celebrates alumnus Shikha Jain, MD. She is a renowned oncologist, advocate for gender parity in the medical professions, founder of the Women in Medicine Summit, and was recently named one of Medscape’s Rising Stars in Medicine. While a student at …

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Randomized multicenter trial of a bionic pancreas in type 1 diabetes |  NEJM

Randomized multicenter trial of a bionic pancreas in type 1 diabetes | NEJM

The full names and academic degrees of the authors are as follows: Steven J. Russell, MD, Ph.D., Roy W. Beck, MD, Ph.D., Edward R. Damiano, Ph.D., Firas H. El-Khatib, Ph.D., Katrina J. Ruedy, MSPH, Courtney A. Balliro, RN, CDCES, CRN-BC, Zoey Li, MS, Peter Calhoun, Ph.D., R. Paul Wadwa, MD, Bruce Buckingham, MD, Keren Zhou, …

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Oregon pioneers continuous Medicaid coverage for children through their 6th birthday

Oregon pioneers continuous Medicaid coverage for children through their 6th birthday

Oregon is the first state in the nation to allow children covered by Medicaid to remain permanently enrolled until their 6th birthday. This means that low-income families will not have to re-enroll each year to insure their children. Governor Kate Brown made the announcement Wednesday morning, alongside federal officials from the Centers for Medicare & …

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Questions Medical School Applicants Are Afraid to Ask

Questions Medical School Applicants Are Afraid to Ask

Students considering applying to medical school should consider several factors when selecting the schools they apply to. Quality, cost, location, and academic environment are some of the considerations. Medical school applicants want to make the best possible impression on admissions officers and as a result may be hesitant to ask certain questions and get the …

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Darien Schools to hire director of mental health to oversee student well-being

Darien Schools to hire director of mental health to oversee student well-being

DARIEN — Darien Public Schools will soon hire a mental health director to address the mental health needs of students following a tragic year. The Board of Education approved the new position in a vote at Tuesday night’s meeting, with five votes in favor and two abstentions. The Mental Health Manager is part of a …

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