Between 2019 and 2021, life expectancy among all Americans experienced the steepest decline since the early 1920s, according to new findings from CDC and a preprint study. See the "historic" changes in life expectancy in our interactive charts.
Research suggests that perfectionism in the workplace can often have a negative impact on worker satisfaction and work-life balance. Writing for the Harvard Business Review, Anna Carmella Ocampo, Jun Gu, and Mariano Heyden detail three types of "perfectionistic personalities" commonly seen in the workplace and offer six strategies to help perfectionists "recalibrate their expectations."
Researchers from the Netherlands have developed a mobile app that identifies people with Covid-19 through their voices, over 40% of adults hospitalized with Covid-19 in the spring were fully vaccinated and boosted, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
Radio Advisory's Rachel Woods sat down with health plan experts Mallory Kirby and Sally Kim to talk about why payers are positioning themselves as health solutions companies, the strategic moves in play, and why diversification may be necessary for survival.
FDA's Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drugs Advisory Committee voted 7-2 to recommend approval of an experimental ALS drug, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Illinois and Maryland.