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Washington denies Iran state media report saying prisoner swap agreed

However the US government denied that an exchange was in the works. The state TV, quoting an Iranian official, also said British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe would be released once Britain had paid off a debt on military equipment owed to Tehran. A British Foreign Office official played down that report. Iran and world powers are… Read More »

Missouri’s The Next Red State Test For Medicaid Expansion At Ballot Box

Boxed up signed petitions are headed to the Missouri Secretary of State’s office to get Medicaid in … [+] May 2020. The boxes contained more than 350,000 signatures, helping put the issue on the Aug. 4 ballot. Healthcare for Missouri The expansion of Medicaid benefits via ballot initiative next month in Missouri is gaining momentum… Read More »

What $6,553 Buys You in America: A Luxury Watch, a Year at Valdosta State, or a PPO for One – the 2020 Milliman Medical Index

Imagine this: you find yourself with $ 6,553 in your pocket and you can pick one of the following: A new 2020 Breitling Navitimer watch; A year’s in-state tuition at Valdosta State University; or, A PPO for an average individual. Welcome to the annual Milliman Medical Index (MMI), which gauges the yearly price of an… Read More »

Weight loss diet developed at Penn State ranked second-best for 2020 – PhillyVoice.com

A weight loss diet created by a nutritionist at Penn State University has been ranked one of the best to follow in 2020 for those looking to shed pounds. U.S. News & World Report released its annual rankings this week, identifying the best diets for a variety of nutritional goals, from healthy eating to weight… Read More »

CDC, state health officials investigating link between vaping and severe lung disease

States with the most cases include Wisconsin, with 15 confirmed cases and 15 more under investigation, according to CNN’s survey. Illinois has 10 confirmed cases, while 12 more are under investigation. California is looking into 19 such cases. The New York State Department of Health said Friday it was “actively investigating” 11 cases. Indiana and… Read More »