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AP Photo/Linda Rosier, Pool)New York City is in the middle of a major initiative to improve the lives of children: universal pre-kindergarten.The city, home to the largest school district in America, started an aggressive...
Democrats' idea to align Medicaid reimbursements with those of Medicare would have serious effects, Vox reports.
MUMBAI, Aug 22 (Reuters) - India has granted Pfizer Inc a patent for its powerful pneumonia vaccine Prevenar 13, in a blow to some health groups that said this would put the treatment out of reach of thousands in poorer nations.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Federal mining regulators have told the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine to halt their study of the health risks for people living near Appalachian surface coal mines. The Interior Department's Office...
The next version of Microsoft's long running Xbox line of video game consoles is named Xbox One X. It costs $500, and launches November 7. You can pre-order one starting on Sunday.There's even a fancy "limited edition" version of the console —...
Despite having more financial "skin in the game" than ever, many consumers don't make any attempt to compare prices for health care services, a newly released study found.
Cannabis users have a better than three times greater likelihood of hypertension-related death compared to nonusers, according to a new study.
ShutterstockDo e-cigarettes help smokers quit or glorify a potentially unhealthy habit?Public health experts are divided on the question, but a new study is the first of its kind to suggest that for some people, the devices could help more than they...
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The paleo diet may have health benefits, according to a study. If you’re interested in giving it a try, check out these paleo recipes for beginners.
At the request of Nancy Pelosi, the Congressional Budget Office has just released a study intended to better understand the potential economic impacts that would result from the cancellation of taxpayer funded Obamacare subsidies (a.k.a....
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A comprehensive collection of 25 superfoods everyone needs to have in their kitchen, ranging from almonds to avocados to red wine.
Rupak De Chowdhuri/ReutersThe top site for classified ads in the U.K. conducted a study recently that should send a wave or two to this side of the Atlantic. When it comes to scams, it's all about the bait.Gumtree found that even with the forethought...
The National Institutes of Health said it has awarded a five-year $3.8 million grant to researchers to study whether medical marijuana reduces opioid use among adults with chronic pain.
A study by Dr. Michael Freeman at UCSF found that nearly half of entrepreneurs surveyed reported mental health conditions like anxiety and depression.
Actions by the Trump administration are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many people, according to a nonpartisan study. The analysis released Thursday by the Kaiser Family Foundation found...
Policy uncertainty regarding the future of U.S. health care is causing health insurers to request double-digit premium increases for 2018, a new study shows.
The shock of a cancer diagnosis typically leaves little room for a patient to worry about much else. But rising and unexpected costs of care add an additional burden to a person and their family already hit with an unexpected life change, according...
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The Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers, a nonpartisan study has found.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration's own actions are triggering double-digit premium increases on individual health insurance policies purchased by many consumers, a nonpartisan study has found. The analysis released Thursday by the Kaiser...