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People should be able to get health care without going bankrupt, GoodRx co-CEO says

Doug Hirsch, co-founder and co-CEO of digital pharmacy GoodRx, is on a mission to save people from health care-induced bankruptcy, he told CNBC’s Jim Cramer in San Francisco on Wednesday. The average deductible costs more than $ 1,500, leaving the average American in a bind, Hirsch said. In particular, the majority of millennials don’t have… Read More »

Airport Scanners OK for People with Implanted Heart Devices: Study

WEDNESDAY, May 8, 2019 — It appears to be safe for people with implantable heart devices such as pacemakers and defibrillators to go through body scanners at airport security checkpoints, researchers say. Body scanners are becoming increasingly common worldwide. But some people are concerned that they may be a source of electromagnetic interference (EMI) that… Read More »