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DNA could give clues to lifespan

Scientists say they can predict whether someone can expect to live longer than average or die sooner by examining their DNA. A team of researchers in Scotland has produced a scoring system to analyse the combined effect of genetic variations that influence lifespan. People who score in the top 10 per cent of the population… Read More »

Trump administration moves to give Medicare drug plans more control over their offerings

The Trump administration moved Wednesday to give Medicare drug plans more choices in the products they can offer patients, in a bid to boost their buying power and lower drug prices. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced that, starting in 2020, Medicare prescription drug plans can take advantage of a tool, called an… Read More »