State Highlights: Investigation Into Troubled Johns Hopkins-Linked Fla. Hospital Ramps Up; Urgent Care Centers Flourish In Massachusetts, But Not In Low-Income Areas

Media outlets report on news from Florida, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Nebraska, Texas, Ohio, Tennessee, Kansas, California, Virginia and Michigan. Tampa Bay Times: State And Federal Inspectors Visit All Children’s After Reports On Heart Surgery DeathsState and federal inspectors descended on Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital this week, following sharp calls for an investigation into problems...

Viewpoints: The FDA Isn’t Up To The Task Of Reining In The Opioid Epidemic; The Downside Of Taking Children From Parents In Drug Treatment

Editorial writers weigh in on these and other health care topics. The Washington Post: This Is Why The Federal Government Has A Hard Time Regulating Prescription OpioidsThis past week, President Trump argued on national television that to end the opioid epidemic, Congress needed to fund the building of a wall at the United States’...

First Edition: January 14, 2019

Today's early morning highlights from the major news organizations. Kaiser Health News: Meth’s Resurgence Spotlights Lack Of Meds To Combat The AddictionIn 2016, news reports warned the public of an opioid epidemic gripping the nation. But Madeline Vaughn, then a lead clinical intake coordinator at the Houston-based addiction treatment organization Council on Recovery, sensed...

‘I really see God’s hand’

Jeremiah Vroegindewey recently learned he has a genetic heart condition after collapsing on a soccer field. He was saved by a teammate who knows CPR. (Chris Clark | Spectrum Health Beat) "I remember a little bit of playing, and I remember I had one shot on goal, but it went over the bar," Jeremiah, 22,...

222: Why ButcherBox Is Bringing Back Grass-Fed Meat With Mike Salguero

222: Why ButcherBox Is Bringing Back Grass-Fed Meat With Mike Salguero I’m here today with Mike Salguero who is the CEO and founder of ButcherBox, the first delivery service dedicated to providing completely natural grass-fed beef, organic chicken, and heritage pork directly to your door. It’s something our family has used for...