Why don’t we have more human challenge trials for vaccines and other new drugs?
Study: Minimum wage increases do not reduce poverty.
Why does Medicare require a three-day hospital stay before it will pay for a skilled nursing facility transfer? Medicare Advantage plans don’t require this.
Has the US ever defaulted on its debt before? Yes, three times.
More than 20% of Medicaid enrollees no longer meet the criteria for program eligibility. States have not conducted redeterminations of Medicaid enrollees’ eligibility in more than three years.
US Surgeon General: loneliness is as dangerous as smoking up to 15 cigarettes a day.
Medical researchers: Don’t skip breakfast. Even a cup of coffee can have a positive effect. (NYT)