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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...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas lawmakers are considering whether insurance companies should be required to pay health care providers the same amount for telemedicine services as for in-person visits. The Topeka Capital Journal reports that a committee...
The vast majority of 17,000 U.S. workers in 19 industries who participated in a survey conducted by the nonprofit group Mental Health America and the Faas Foundation said they are unhappy with their jobs. They are so unhappy that 71 percent also said...
Gainers Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: CRBP) rose 27.1 percent to $8.90 in pre-market trading after the company disclosed positive topline results from Phase 2 study of safety and efficacy of anabasum in dermatomyositis. read...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV and using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes, according to a survey released Thursday. The report by the nonprofit group Common Sense Media on the...
Almost a decade after the Consumer Product Safety Commission was ordered to study the potential health affects of phthalates — chemicals often used in plastic products for children — and make recommendations on what further steps should be taken,...
AP Photo/Carla K. Johnson, FileIn a study, researchers found that Vivitrol, a monthly injection used to treat opioid addiction, was just as effective as daily treatments. It's the first to compare Vivitrol directly to Suboxone, a commonly used...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Democratic congressman is asking the U.S. Interior Department to explain what happened to $400,000 officials there said they were withholding from a study about the health impacts of coal mining, according to a letter to the...
For a generation, politicians have ducked the challenge of restructuring health and social care. But if they don’t act now it may be too lateThe cost of social care is bankrupting local councils and threatening the NHS. The latest study points out...
In an unusual turns, of the five companies making market debuts this week, none have a hand in health care. The slate of initial public offerings includes firms in finance, entertainment, business strategy, education and internet service. Here are...
The study highlighted that regulatory issues and the U.K.’s membership of the single market would continue to be a concern as Britain quits the trade bloc.
Gainers Transenterix Inc (NASDAQ: TRXC) rose 100 percent to $2.92 in pre-market trading following FDA 510(k) clearance for its Senhance System. read more
President Trump says that his executive order will provide quality health care to millions of Americans.
Losing coverage for pre-existing conditions ranks as a top concern, according to a new survey.
Gainers Ardelyx Inc (NASDAQ: ARDX) rose 44.4 percent to $7.80 in pre-market trading after the company disclosed that its pivotal Phase 3 study of tenapanor hit primary and all secondary endpoints. read more
APWASHINGTON — If House Speaker Paul Ryan comes down with the flu this winter, he and his security detail won't be screeching off toward the closest CVS for his Tamiflu.Instead, he can just walk downstairs and pick up the pills, part of a...
More than half of the respondents wouldn't feel comfortable telling their managers they have a mental health issue.
In the latest of a series of undercover operations targeting mainstream media bias, James O'Keefe has just dropped a new undercover video which takes direct aim at the New York Times' Audience Strategy Editor, Nick Dudich, who admits repeatedly to...