Tag Archives: Care

Missoula dentistry offering veterans free dental care – KPAX-TV

MISSOULA — Missoula Pediatric Dentistry offered free dental care to veterans on Saturday. This is the third year of the dentist office offering free services like teeth cleaning, x-rays and dental exams. Pediatric Dentist Susan Tiede is a navy veteran and had started this event when a former co-worker had mentioned that their previous job… Read More »

Study finds racial disparities in culturally competent cancer care

Many non-white minority cancer survivors place importance on seeing doctors who share or understand their culture, but they are less likely than non-Hispanic whites to be able to do that, according to a new study from Harvard affiliated Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and University of Texas Southwestern. The study, which is one of the first nationally representative studies… Read More »

Surgeon Marty Makary’s ‘The Price We Pay’ Dissects Public’s Distrust Of US Health Care : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image In The Price We Pay, published this fall, author Marty Makary shows how rising costs are eroding trust in medicine. Catie Dull/NPR hide caption toggle caption Catie Dull/NPR Americans are losing trust in their doctors, says Dr. Marty Makary in his new book, The Price We Pay: What Broke American Health Care… Read More »

Trump Denies Entry To Immigrants Without Health Care Coverage – NPR

Enlarge this image President Trump speaking to reporters on the South Lawn of the White House on Friday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption toggle caption Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP President Trump signed a proclamation late Friday barring legal immigrants who cannot prove they will have health care coverage or the means to pay for it within… Read More »