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Basics of the U.S. Health Care System

Basics of the U.S. Health Care System, Third Edition provides a broad, fundamental introduction to the workings of the healthcare industry. Engaging and activities-oriented, the text offers an accessible overview of the major concepts of healthcare operations, the role of government, public and private financing, as well as ethical and legal issues. Each chapter features… Read More »

Flesh-eating heroin alternative makes appearance in U.S.

Originally published on November 14, 2013 Sign up for a free trial of News Direct’s animated news graphics at http://newsdirect.nma.com.tw/Reuters.aspx A flesh-eating heroine alternative known as “Krokodil” has made its way to U.S. users. Cases have been reported across many states including Utah, Arizona, Illinois, and now Missouri. Desomorphine, known as “krokodil” for the scaly,… Read More »