Stories about Health Care

Jun 12 2018

United States to No Longer Defend Key ACA Provisions

The president last fall ended "cost-sharing reduction payments" to insurers that offset discounts that the law promises to lower-income customers in the out-of-pocket cos...

Jun 11 2018

How to get help for someone who might be suicidal

The Minnesota Health Department has increased efforts to identify at-risk communities to help reduce suicides. "You don't die by suicide as a result of a divorce or bul...

Jun 10 2018

At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

A staggering 45,000 Americans age 10 or older died by suicide in 2016. Psychiatrist Dr. Gail Saltz told "CBS This Morning: Saturday" that the best way to start a conv...

May 30 2018

New Zealand Plans To Kill 150,000 Cows To Protect Economy

According to the Ministry for Primary Industries, so far some 26,000 cows have been culled and it estimates another 126,000 cattle will need to be slaughtered as phased e...

May 22 2018

Interview Magazine, founded by Andy Warhol, folds after almost 50 years

Interview has been embroiled in tabloid drama over the past few weeks, ever since former editorial director Fabien Baron sued the magazine for $600,000. In 1977, riffi...

May 10 2018

Coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce spreads to Florida

This is the largest such outbreak in the U.S.in a dozen years. Since last week, another four people have gone into kidney failure, and an additional 23 have been sicken...

May 04 2018

First Look At 'American Gods' Season Two As Production Kicks Off

First released exclusively to Deadline , the clip gives fans glimpses at the cast as well as hints at what the upcoming season will feel like operating under a new showr...

Apr 24 2018

Artificial sweeteners too may lead to diabetes, obesity

Brian Hoffmann, assistant professor in the department of biomedical engineering at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Marquette University and lead author of the st...

Apr 22 2018

Sen. Schumer Introduces Legislation to Decriminalize Marijuana

A Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted a year ago showed marijuana legalization or decriminalization was popular, especially among young people. Nearly 70 percent of millennial...

Apr 15 2018

Michigan State sex-abuse victim says interim president offered $250K to settle

One of the biggest surprises during the meeting came during the public comment period, when one of Nassar's victims - Kaylee Lorincz - said Engler offered her a $250,00...

Apr 10 2018

Japan scramble for Russian Federation 2018, replacing Halilhodzic with Nishino

Nishino, 63, is one of the country's finest footballers as was part of the team that beat a Brazil side with Ronaldo and Roberto Carlos 1-0 at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. ...

Apr 09 2018

Fiji break Kenya 7s dream in Hong Kong Sevens final

The SA youngsters responded with vibrant attaching play to score three more tries and take the match 33-15. In the semifinal it looked one-way traffic early as Amanaki ...

Apr 09 2018

Governor Acharya bats for universal health coverage

This year, it coincides with the 70th anniversary of the World Health Organization (WHO). He asserted that people should not experience any financial hardship while get...

Apr 03 2018

Viral condom-snorting challenge is risky

Stephen Enriquez, a state education specialist in the US, where the craze started, told KPMH: "These days our teens are doing everything for likes, views and subscribers...

Apr 02 2018

Tarrant County Woman Gets 5 Years In Prison for Illegal Voting

Texas law prohibits felons from voting until they complete their full sentence, including supervised release. "She changed her life. My son is about to graduate", she t...

Mar 20 2018

Parkland Counselors, Deputy Wanted Nikolas Cruz Committed in 2016

If Cruz had been committed under the Baker Act, it would have made it hard for him to buy a gun legally. Cruz was arrested after 14 people were gunned down at Marjory S...

Mar 16 2018

FDA moves to cut nicotine in cigarettes to help smokers kick habit

A study released Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine projected that cutting nicotine to a non-addictive level could mean five million fewer smokers in the fir...

Mar 04 2018

NK rejects talks with United States 'under preconditions'

Scott Simon talks with Bruce Bechtol, a former Korea analyst at the Defense Intelligence Agency. The marked rapprochement saw the two Koreas march into the Games openin...

Feb 26 2018

Trump Threat: 'I Am Thinking About' Pulling ICE out of California

The senators took particular issue with an interview by Homan on Fox News in which he said California "better hold on tight" after the sanctuary state law went into...

Feb 26 2018

Police file fraud case against Simbhaoli Sugar executives

Bank fraud case registered against jeweler Dwarkadas Seth of Delhi. The CBI registered loan default case against Simbhaoli Sugars Ltd , a Uttar Pradesh based sugar com...