The North American Meat Institute has asked USDA and Department of Health and Human Services to extend the comment period for the scientific report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee from 45 days to 120 days. For more information visit www.capitalpress.com
A EU-funded fracking research project has come under fire after Scottish news service website CommonSpace reported Wednesday the $13.3-million program involved companies "known for causing environmental and human harm in other parts of the world."
On Monday, the New York Yankees held an intrasquad game, but rather than using human pitchers, they resorted to the services of a pitching machine that goes by the name of “Iron Mike.” Mark Teixeira, Didi Gregorius, Brian McCann, Jacoby Ellsbury, Stephen Drew and Garrett Jones were all hitless on the day, going a combined […]
US Democratic Senators said in a letter to HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell that the US Department of Health and Human Services should create a special insurance enrollment period for pregnant women.
Loss is something all humans face in their everyday lives. As a physician, the effects are often magnified. People die, they move away, they graduate from your services, or occasionally they pursue care elsewhere. Parting can sometimes bring relief, and others a deep sense of failure. But with Clara, I’m not sure we actually parted. […]
"... particularly at the low end of the legal profession. Document discovery is moving from human to machines. Legalzoom and similar services are encroaching on the production of simple documents, like many wills and trusts. And once machines get into an area, they dominate over time."Writes lawprof John O. McGinnis.
The group that advises the US Department of Agriculture and the Department of Heath and Human Services on changes to federal nutrition guidelines says a plant-based diet is more environmentally sustainable.
The quality of the IRS customer services has deteriorated due to the cuts to its budget. As at February this year, only 43 percent of calls made to the IRS got through to a human being. And the average waiting time was 28 minutes.Show More Summary
Daniel R. Levinson has headed the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Health and Human Services for more than a decade. In this role, he manages a staff of 1,600 employees who delve into some of the government’s hot-button issues, including health care, medical research, food and drug safety, disease prevention, welfare, and […]
Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell Back in December, House Republicans wrote to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell, demanding to know how the Obama administration was going to bail out Republicans if the Supreme Court grants their wish and guts Obamacare in King v. Show More Summary
The California Senate Human Services Committee began deliberations on what some members called the “staggering number” of foster children on psychiatric medications as it considers a wide range of possible policy changes to reduce the unwarranted use of the powerful drugs.
The secretary of Health and Human Services told a key Republican senator the administration has no plan should the Supreme Court gut the Affordable Care Act in a case to be heard next week.
Vine, the abbreviated video sharing service has hilariously posted a position on their job board seeking an official Office Dog to to join their “growing team of humans.” Vine is the best way to see and share life in motion. We’re building tools to help people and animals come together in a new and profound […]
(Photo: Facebook / Bring the Stanley kids home) This is actually a story about a Christian family that has been torn apart by the Arkansas Department of Human Services. The state officials swooped in on January 12 and took the 7 children out of this Christian home without any reasons given to date. Maybe it […]
Paul C. "Chip" Knappenberger A draft set of new dietary guidelines released yesterday by the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) was backed by a 571-page scientific report from...Show More Summary
Sounds like Jeb is a fixer and a bag man, just like his father. Oops! WASHINGTON -- Jeb Bush personally lobbied the secretary of health and human services, while his father was vice president, on behalf of a Miami figure who would later...Show More Summary
The 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee submitted their recommendations to the Health and Human Services Secretary Burwell and Agriculture Secretary Vilsack. The U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS) and USDA will...Show More Summary
These days, brands are doing everything they can to position products and services. This includes trying to appeal to customers at a human level. A great example is brands' efforts with trust marketing. Trust is necessary if we are to think of brands in human terms. Show More Summary
A bill pertaining to circumcision was heard in a New Hampshire house committee Tuesday. HB251 – FN is currently in the house Health, Human Services & Elderly Affairs committee according to the New Hampshire government’s website. TheShow More Summary
U.S. consumers who are already in the process of enrolling in the federal health insurance marketplace will have until Feb. 22 to complete their application, Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said on Wednesday. Fewer...Show More Summary