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California to become the first state to extend health benefits to some who live in US illegally – USA TODAY

John Bacon USA TODAY Published 1:31 PM EDT Jun 10, 2019 California was poised Monday to become the first state to provide health care coverage to young, low-income adults living in the country illegally after legislative leaders provided a thumbs-up to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s $ 98 million plan targeting almost 100,000 low-income adults. The full Legislature… Read More »

Old people who lift weights ‘live for longer’

Older people who lift weights ‘live for longer’, study finds as researchers urge doctors to start advising pensioners to take-up power training Scientists tracked the muscle power of 4,000 people aged between 40 and 85 Each participant was assessed for how many times they could lift weights  The study, by Brazillian experts, was presented at… Read More »

Six-month-old boy has just months to live after the NHS refuse to pay for a 'miracle drug' 

Boy, six months, whose rare genetic condition leaves him unable to breathe has just MONTHS to live because the NHS can’t agree a price for a ‘miracle drug’ that costs £450,000 Haris Khan has type 1 Spinal Muscular Atrophy, which makes his muscles weak   Wears an oxygen mask and has not left intensive care since… Read More »