Medicaid Cuts In Senate Health Bill Worry Mass. Lawmakers And Doctors
The Senate's plan to replace Obamacare would cut funding for Medicaid and other health insurance subsidies by more than $1 billion a year within five years.
OB-GYNs Give Women More Say In When They Have Mammograms
Updated guidelines on mammograms from the nation's gynecologists are intended to incorporate recommendations from three other medical societies and consider...
Gardeners Take Note: Warmer Temperatures Mean New Planting Zones
Backyard gardeners might be surprised to find out the designation of where specific vegetables, trees, fruits and flowers can survive...
Carrie Poppy: Can Science Reveal The Truth Behind Ghost Stories?
After visiting a bookstore, Carrie Poppy started feeling odd: pressure on her chest and auditory hallucinations. She thought it was...
Senate Health Care Bill Hangs In The Balance As 4 Lawmakers Waver
Sens. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Ron Johnson and Mike Lee all say they oppose the bill in its current form,...
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In Long Fight Over School Chocolate Milk, Perhaps A Whole New Flavor
"We shouldn't be offering sugared milk, just like we don't offer candy apples in schools," argues pediatrician Dr. Diane Dooley. Others argue that kids won't drink unflavored low-fat milk, and so lose good nutrients. So maybe a return to plain, whole milk in the schools?
A Deadly First: Carfentanil, An Opioid 100 Times More Potent Than Fentanyl, Traced In Mass.
That threat of accidental exposure from carfentanil -- a drug not approved for human consumption and used as a tranquilizer for large animals, like elephants -- has many police officers, firefighters and EMTs on edge.
Why Nearly Half My Patients Who Get Hurt On The Job Don’t Report It
Since Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested and detained Jose Flores, who retained legal counsel to seek workers' compensation after a construction accident, we will likely see even more workers fearful to report injuries and other abuses.