Imperial Valley News Center
Washington, DC - In honor of World Refugee Day on June 20, officials from the U.S. Department of State are participating in a variety of outreach activities in Baltimore, Washington, D.C., New York City, and New Jersey to honor the contributions of refugees making new lives in communities across the U.S.
Dallas, Texas - People who have had percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), also known as angioplasty, for acute coronary syndrome could be at higher risk of death, heart failure, heart attack and stroke if they have sleep-disordered breathing, such as sleep apnea, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
Dallas, Texas - Eating at least three servings of whole grains every day could lower your risk of death, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation.
AMA Applauds California Insurance Commissioner’s Stand for Preserving Health Insurance Competition in Nation’s Largest State
Chicago, Illinois - AMA Applauds California Insurance Commissioner’s Stand for Preserving Health Insurance Competition in Nation’s Largest State - Andrew W. Gurman, M.D. President, American Medical Association:
Chicago, Illinois - The American Medical Association (AMA) adopted new policy urging equal health care access and payment for eating disorders. Although current federal law mandates parity in benefit levels for eating disorders, many payers do not offer parity of services, effectively excluding eating disorders from mental health parity.
Chicago, Illinois - As sleep deprivation continues to negatively impact the health and well-being of adolescents in the United States, the American Medical Association (AMA) today adopted policy during its Annual Meeting to encourage reasonable school start times that allow students to get sufficient sleep.