By Star Parker | 11/29/13 08:54 AM
As we experience more of the unpleasant realities of the Affordable Care Act, Americans are questioning, finally, the forthrightness and honesty of their president in his selling of this law.
By Richard Pollock | 11/27/13 05:22 AM
Obamacare applicants are finding their premiums are tripling, their favorite doctors aren't available, and many prestigious hospitals offering specialized care are off-limits to them, according to a Washington Examiner survey of health insurance agents and brokers across the country.
By Kelly Cohen | 11/22/13 05:16 PM
A high number of nursing home residents on Medicare are being hospitalized, showing a need for new way to measure nursing home quality, the U.S. Health and Human Services inspector general said this week. More than 825,000 Medicare residents in nursing home care were transferred to hospitals...
By Associated Press | 11/20/13 07:17 AM
A third of Texas' abortion clinics will stay closed after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene in an ongoing legal dispute over a tough new law that Planned Parenthood claims unconstitutionally restricts women's rights.
By Associated Press | 11/13/13 10:22 AM
WASHINGTON — The deaths of two girls in Illinois and Virginia from severe food allergies have helped spur efforts to get schools to stockpile emergency medications that can save lives. That effort has now reached the highest level: President Obama's desk. The president was expected to sign a...
11/12/13 10:09 AM
The $2.7 trillion U.S. health care system lags behind other nations in improving its citizens’ health even as spending has doubled, increasing faster than any other industry over the past decade, researchers said.
By Associated Press | 11/12/13 07:49 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. experts are raising the alarm over the spread of drug-resistant malaria in several Southeast Asian countries, endangering major global gains in fighting the mosquito-borne disease that kills more than 600,000 people annually. While the communicable disease wreaks its...
By Paul Bedard | 11/11/13 10:29 AM
A first-of-its-kind survey of pediatric waiting rooms finds that parents often give their kids junk food and sugary drinks, seemingly unaware of efforts like Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign to educate parents on the do's and don’ts of healthy eating. While the first lady gets...
11/10/13 01:05 PM
The number of Indiana students seeking exemptions from state vaccination requirements is sparking concern among school and health officials.
11/10/13 12:12 PM
In the tug-of-war between public health and personal freedom, the Food and Drug Administration's decision to ban trans fats barely rates a ripple.
By Philip Klein | 12/11/13
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