September 2011
Modern Healthcare;9/26/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 39, p36
Trade Publication
The article presents an update related to health in the U.S. as of September 26, 2011. The Department of Veterans Affairs sponsored the National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic in San Diego, California for veterans with mental and physical injuries. The MacArthur Foundation launched its genius grants where recipients are not aware they are included and informed they won through a phone call. A study by neurology professor Martin Samuels found that fearful events can lead to sudden death.


Related Articles

  • READER JOKE.  // Golfdom;Jan2013, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p12 

    A joke is presented about the father's fears that he will die after her daughter says goodbyes in her prayers only to find out that he is not the child's real father.

  • When Death Seems Inevitable. Cox, Robert // Nieman Reports;Summer2006, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p6 

    The author reflects on the practice of accepting the possibility of dying to overcome the fear. He relates his experiences covering the dirty war in Argentina. He believes that accepting death is a good approach to conquering fear. He cites the problem with acceptance of death. He claims that...

  • Shutdown strife. Zigmond, Jessica // Modern Healthcare;9/30/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 39, p4 

    The article presents information on the controversy surrounding the government shutdown in the U.S. following the disagreement over the health insurance legislation Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act brewing among the U.S. legislators.

  • Late News.  // Modern Healthcare;6/25/2012, Vol. 42 Issue 26, p4 

    This section offers news briefs on the U.S. health care industry. The Internal Revenue Service has proposed regulations on how to tax-exempt hospitals under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. According to a Fitch Ratings report, recent changes to how hospitals must report...

  • Outliers: ASIDES & INSIDES.  // Modern Healthcare;11/14/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 46, p36 

    This section offers news briefs related to the U.S. health care sector. Online auction site eBay has launched a new section called eBay Celebrity that intends to serve not-for-profit healthcare organizations and celebrities. The Veterans Health Care Stamp Act was introduced by Representative...

  • outliers: asides & insides.  // Modern Healthcare;4/28/2014, Vol. 44 Issue 17, p36 

    The article offers information on the fallacy in the use of therapy animals that help in improving the wellbeing of hospital patients. Topics discussed include deriving of therapeutic effect by the patients from their association with the animals, charging o fine on the Christopher Lewis, a...

  • Humor and Death (Part 1). Van Beck, Todd // Funeral Home & Cemetery News;Aug2010, pA29 

    The article offers the author's insights on using humor concerning death. The author notes that making jokes at death and in grief makes people feel comfortable, safe, and secure as it reflect the feeling of being afraid of death. He states that when dealing with grief and fear, can lead to...

  • Outliers: ASIDES & INSIDES.  // Modern Healthcare;6/24/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 25, p36 

    The article deals with several issues concerning the healthcare sector, as of June 2013. A device called Flopbuster XI 5000 was used by biomechanics experts at Southern Methodist University to study how basketball players attempt to fool referees into calling fouls by unnecessarily falling to...

  • Outliers: ASIDES & INSIDES.  // Modern Healthcare;12/5/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 49, p36 

    The article reports on the efforts by Mora, Minnesota-based FirstLight Medical Systems radiologist, Doctor Steven Sirr, to recreate a violin that was made in 1704. The violin is called Betts, which was constructed by master violin maker Antonio Stradivari and is considered as among the four or...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics