Clinic denies man's request for breast cancer screening; Aetna is best insurer, UnitedHealthcare is worst, hospital execs say;

> A North Carolina man who developed breast cancer symptoms and whose mother and father both had been diagnosed with the disease in the 1990s was denied coverage at a local health clinic for not being a woman. Article

> WellPoint/Anthem is difficult to deal with, "incredibly bureaucratic" and pays poor rates. But UnitedHealthcare gets top honors as the worst healthcare payer for the fourth year in a row, according to the annual "National Payor Survey," which asked 225 hospital and healthcare executives to rank seven national healthcare payers. FierceHealthPayer

> Rising healthcare costs and prevalence of chronic disease are not merely American problems; they are affecting the delivery of care worldwide. The crunch, says a new PricewaterhouseCoopers report, will push millions upon millions of people to take more control over their own healthcare, often enabled by mobile technologies and the Internet. FierceMobileHealthcare

And Finally... Look on the bright side...it could have taken the whole 10 years to figure out the typo. Article

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