Tag Archives: Health

Can watching sports be bad for your health?

As the new year begins, sports fans rejoice! You’ve had the excitement of the college football bowl games and the national championship, the NFL playoff games are winnowing teams down to the Super Bowl contestants, and basketball and hockey seasons are in full swing. There’s even some early talk of spring training for the upcoming… Read More »

Health Care May Not Cure What Ails Portfolios This Time – The New York Times

Health care stocks have traditionally done well during market downturns. But whether they can repeat the feat with continuing uncertainty about the future of health insurance in the United States is a big question. For one thing, in the declining stock market that began just before the fourth quarter, health care failed to hold its… Read More »

What we're waiting to learn about President Trump's health one year after his first physical

As part of last year’s physical Trump requested then-White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson to do something quite unusual, He asked him to administer a cognitive exam. These types of exams are not a routine part of a standard physical. Jackson, who was also the physician to President Barack Obama, said it was the first… Read More »