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Catherine Araujo, 65, waits for live music in the community room at the Waters Edge skilled nursing facility July in Alameda, Calif. Long-term care co..
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan drivers would no longer be required to buy unlimited medical insurance benefits to cover their injuries in case they we..
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan drivers would no longer be required to buy unlimited medical insurance benefits to cover their injuries in case they we..
“I was in three cities over the weekend and also had a charity event on Saturday night,” Kimmel said. “I met so many people who came up to me, strange..
Long-term care costs are surging again and the most expensive option — a private nursing home room — may soon top $100,000 per year. Growing labor exp..
Jimmy Kimmel continued to denounce the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill on Monday, arguing that it does not provide adequate protections for patients wi..
It was an epoch-defining decision to place in Westminster Abbey, among statues of monarchs, priests and poets, a large one of James Watt, inventor of ..
WASHINGTON -- Compared to other medical settings, emergency patients who are prescribed opioids for the first time in the emergency department are les..
According to a new POLITICO/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health poll, more than two-thirds (71%) of Republicans want Congress to try again to en..
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), speaks during a Senate Finance Committee hearing to consider the Graham-Cassidy health care proposal, which occured befo..
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer drills into the rally in oil stocks and his thoughts on potential M&A. Cramer also reviews the bull and bear cases for one..
Boston, MA - According to a new POLITICO/Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health poll, more than two-thirds (71%) of Republicans want Congress to tr..
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) said she opposed the Republicans’ latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, leaving the legislat..
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer drills into the rally in oil stocks and his thoughts on potential M&A. Cramer also reviews the bull and bear cases for one..
BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. charity that offers assistance to patients seeking help to cover out-of-pocket drug costs on Monday said it has been contact..
(Reuters Health) - For low-income U.S. adults, enrollment in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) may be associated with lower health ..
BOSTON (Reuters) - A U.S. charity that offers assistance to patients seeking help to cover out-of-pocket drug costs on Monday said it has been contact..
A congressional hearing on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill was unable to proceed after protesters inside the room began chanting in opposition to ..
Protesters have caused a disturbance at a congressional hearing on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, with many shouting at lawmakers not to change ..
SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) — When Randy Fields' construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Wor..
A pair of Purdue University professors are using the popular Nintendo Wii gaming system to help people with Parkinson's disease. Jessica Huber and Jef..
Fox News Channel has signed Gianno Caldwell as a political analyst; he will appear on FNC and Fox Business Network in daytime and primetime. A post-Ch..
SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) — When Randy Fields' construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Wor..
SPINDALE, N.C. — When Randy Fields' construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Word of ..
Erika Marble visits the gravesite of Edward Martin III, her fiance and father of her two children, in Littleton, N.H. The 28-year old died Nov. 30, 20..
Flickering hopes to repeal Obamacare this year rest on a simple Republican argument: By the virtues of federalism, states will do it better than Washi..
SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) — When Randy Fields' construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor at Wor..
Senate Republicans are poised to take an unprecedented leap into the dark as they prepare to vote on legislation that would affect health protections ..
On Sept. 28, 2016, three members of the Senate Judiciary Committee sent a letter to the Justice Department suggesting that the drug company Mylan was ..
Democratic Party candidates in the 14th Congressional District primary race talked climate change, health care, education and a multitude of other top..
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SPINDALE, North Carolina — When Randy Fields' construction company faced potential ruin because of the cratering economy, he pleaded with his pastor a..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The latest Republican effort to repeal former U.S. President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law faced possible defeat this..
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Dozens turned out Sunday morning outside the Texas Tribune Festival to protest the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, saying it would ha..
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.), center, listens as Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C., left) speaks, accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky...
The embattled Republican effort to repeal the nation’s health-care law now centers on winning over a hard-line conservative, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), w..
The inspector general's office at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services confirmed Friday it is investigating the private jet travel of the ..
of you. Let's turn to before nard J. Tyson, chair and CEO of Kaiser permanente. Good morning. You just heard the senators. They are not going to say t..
All eyes were on New York this week, as President Donald Trump took the podium at the United Nations and threatened war with North Korea. Back in Wash..
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — The emergency room workers at Memorial Regional Hospital rushed the first patient to Room 9, which was devoted to the hope and pract..
(HealthDay)—Nonadherence to angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors/angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) and/or statins following acute myoc..
THE PROGNOSIS Tony Perkins is president of the Family Research Council, a group that has pushed for antiabortion language in the Republican health-car..
BOSTON (Reuters) - Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc will plead guilty to two misdemeanors and pay $40.1 million to resolve investigations into its marketi..
WASHINGTON — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): 9 p.m. President Donald Trump is criticizing Sen. John McCain for opposing Repub..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said on Friday he opposes the latest Republican bill to dismantle Obamacare, dealing the measure what ..
“No Republican should vote for this disastrous bill," Sen. Bernie Sanders said while addressing a health care rally at the 2017 Convention of the Cali..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain said on Friday he opposes the latest Republican bill to dismantle Obamacare, dealing the measure what ..
The latest trainwreck of a GOP health care plan looks likely to die — and, once again, John McCain could be the dude who killed it.  On Friday, the Re..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): 5 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders says more Republicans should take a cue from Sen..
WASHINGTON — The Latest on health care legislation (all times local): 4:15 p.m. A Louisiana senator who helped write the Republican health care bill s..