GOP Governors John Kasich of Ohio and Rick Snyder of Michigan urge lawmakers to protect the Medicaid expansions they say are working in their states.
I don’t want no scrubs.
Democrats and Republicans are once again fighting over whether to scrap the six-year-old law. This time, however, the stakes are real.
A meaningful diet resolution might be to eat more sustainably.
Even if he thinks they don’t
Some of the 20,000 victims are still alive today.
The proposed regulation could be used to detain people without due process, or examine them without informed consent.
When men actually began to be diagnosed as “hysterics,” doctors searched for a cause. They found a chemical that may be on the rise again today.
Several of Trump’s cabinet nominees have been outspoken critics of using embryonic stem cells and fetal tissue in research, and now some scientists fear the worst.
Researchers may have found a less-contentious way to deal with the NFL’s concussion epidemic than marijuana.
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It’s not clear that the next administration is ready to deal with an outbreak of Ebola, flu, or other emerging diseases.
Trump supporters in southern Pennsylvania say the Affordable Care Act has been a letdown. Here’s what they’d like instead.
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New research estimates that if all physicians were female, 32,000 fewer Americans would die every year.
This week’s essay focuses on inner-city agriculture programs by photographer Preston Gannaway.
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The American medical system requires dangerous feats of sleep deprivation. It doesn’t have to.
What happens when cutting-edge medicine offers up conflicting answers?