Tag Archives: says

Stuffy nose? Physician says Bay Area allergy seasons getting longer, nastier – San Francisco Chronicle

If it feels like your allergy-induced runny nose and red-rimmed eyes are getting worse each year — and lasting longer — you’re not imagining things, according to a San Francisco-based allergist. “This season has definitely been bad,” says Opal Gupta, an allergist in San Francisco. “People are coming in saying they never had allergies before, or that… Read More »

Drink hot beverages? A new study says they can increase your risk of oesophageal cancer

Adding cold milk to tea and coffee and waiting for hot drinks to cool could protect against oesophageal cancer, a study suggests. Research has found that regularly swallowing hot drinks nearly doubles the risk of developing diseases of the gullet and researchers have advised people to allow beverages to cool. In 2016, the World Health… Read More »

Klobuchar says Obamacare was a missed chance to tackle high drug prices

Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said Friday that the Obama administration missed the chance to put Big Pharma in its place when it drafted Obamacare. “I would have liked to see this be part of the Affordable Care Act,” Klobuchar said of drug pricing measures in an appearance on CNN. “But it wasn’t, in part because… Read More »