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Nurses, Chicago hospital reach contract deal after weeklong strike

Dive Brief: After months of contentious negotiations and a week-long strike, nurses at University of Illinois hospital in Chicago reached a tentative agreement on a four-year contract Wednesday. Under the new agreement, UIC will hire 160 nurses to alleviate staffing concerns, a key issue that led to the strike. The new contract also includes guarantees… Read More »

To stay independent, Boulder Community Health inks deal with Optum

Dive Brief: UnitedHealth Group’s Optum has inked a second partnership with a small independent hospital operator to take over its back-end functions. The pact will allow Boulder Community Health in Colorado to maintain its independence while also enjoying the benefits of scale from a behemoth like UnitedHealth, BCH CEO Robert Vissers told Healthcare Dive. BCH’s executive team will continue to make… Read More »

How to deal with antibiotics nausea

You’ve probably taken antibiotics before because they’re effective at treating bacterial infections. Taking them too often, however, may cause you to suffer from nausea, diarrhea and yeast overgrowth. Here’s how you can help relieve these side effects. About one in 10 people experience gastrointestinal discomfort in reaction to common antibiotics. Print 5 ways to fight… Read More »

How to deal with acne scars

Rolling scars have a wave-like appearance and are wide and shallow in depth. There are many products for dark spots in the market, but they aren’t all created equal. If your pimples how to deal with acne scars show through, you can also use a concealer. The main categories of these scars are ice pick,… Read More »