Notable News for the Week: May 25th, 2018

Notable News for the Week: May 25th, 2018

Some interesting medical news from around the country, the world, and right here in Missouri.

MADD Urges Drivers to Stay Sober, Safe Over Summer:

Memorial Day weekend is here, and MADD is reminding everyone in the state to drive safely.

Studies: Employer Costs Slow as Consumers Use Less Care, Deductibles Soar

Employer health care premiums have risen at a lower rate than in previous years, with increases around 3.4% on average.

McCaskill Calls for Federal Investigation of Billing Practices at Missouri Hospital:

McCaskill’s call for a federal investigation comes after a highly critical state audit that took place in 2017.

Breast Cancer: A Low-Fat Diet May Improve Survivors Outlook:

Study findings report greater overall survival rates.

Scientists Find Cell Types Behind Schizophrenia:

Recent study reveals the few cell types behind the disease.

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