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CMS reduces exchange user fees, changes coupon policy for brand name drugs, in 2020 final rule

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services today finalized payment, risk adjustment and drug policies in its annual Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for the 2020 benefit year. The 2020 payment notice is aimed at encouraging the use of generic drugs and to lower the cost of Affordable Care Act premiums, CMS said. PRESCRIPTION… Read More »

Got IBS? 18 tiny life changes Britain’s leading gut health expert says will help

IBS symptoms making your life hell? Dr Simon Smale, a leading gut health expert and trustee of the IBS Network provides 18 tiny life changes that help  [embedded content] Gut symptoms like bloating, flatulence, constipation and tummy cramps can literally make your life an uncomfortable living hell.  And, it turns out some 10-20 percent of… Read More »

Falling in love literally changes women’s bodies, scientists say

Being bitten by the “love bug” isn’t just a poetic expression anymore. Scientists have found that falling head over heels for someone causes women in particular to produce a specific kind of protein. “New romantic love is accompanied not only by psychological changes, but physiological changes as well,” UCLA researchers wrote, according to The Sunday… Read More »