Tag Archives: Gain

Price transparency can stop health insurers’ gain off patient pain

CEO pay disclosures this spring show what many patient advocates already suspected: Health insurance company executives gained from ordinary people’s 2020 pain. While patients avoided hospitals and doctors’ offices last year for fear of catching COVID-19, health insurers laughed all the way to the bank by paying out far fewer claims. Compensation data filed so… Read More »

More weight gain in people starting HIV treatment with newer integrase inhibitors or darunavir

A US study has concluded that weight gain is greater by around 2 to 4 kg in HIV-positive people taking bictegravir or dolutegravir as part of their first antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared to their counterparts using other drug regimens. A similar effect was reported in those using the protease inhibitor darunavir. The study led by… Read More »

Can diet soda make you gain weight

A new study is linking drinking multiple artificially sweetened drinks a day with greater risk of heart attack and stroke. More surprising was the fact that kids downing diet drinks consumed the same number of daily calories as those guzzling the sugary versions, like regular Coke. Past studies have shown that kids and young adults… Read More »

Diet plans to gain muscle

Guys get ripped for being kitchen novices, but these pillars of nutrition can elevate you to pro status. If you’re going to bulk up, lose fat, or stay healthy, you’ll also need a goal-specific meal plan to get results. We’ve created templates to help you do all three, along with guidelines to help you track… Read More »