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Officials said at a joint House committee briefing that roughly 75,000 people in Hawaii don't have health insurance, down from well over 100,000 last year.
While the FDA has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, Monday's ruling could hinder the agency's ability to defend any future regulations.
The Food and Drug Administration can't use an advisory panel's 2011 report on menthol cigarettes because its members had conflicts of interest, a federal judge ruled Monday.
This Jan. 16, 2014 file photo shows Keystone High School wrestler Logan Stiner, top, during a match in Sheffield Village, Ohio.
Federal prosecutors say in court records that hospitals operated by a Dallas businessman improperly billed Medicare 80 percent of the time and continued the fraudulent billing even after being warned by government auditors.
Today, President Obama issued an Executive Order mandating that all federal contractors and subcontractors grant special treatment to the politically-charged categories of "sexual orientation" and "gender identity" in the workplace.
President Barack Obama on Monday gave employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies, after being convinced by advocates of what he called the "irrefutable rightness of your cause."
Tension between Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and GOP Senate leaders, particularly President Pro Tem Phil Berger, has colored a session that lawmakers hoped to adjourn by July 4. GOP senators say McCrory, more than previous governors, has injected himself into the budget battle, further complicating controversies over teacher pay and Medicaid ... (more)
Minnesota Republicans have suffered 13 defeats in 14 statewide races over the last decade, often after nominating staunchly conservative candidates.
The two dozen states opting-out of the federal expansion of Medicaid face financial problems as health care systems and health plans see two different Americas: one with Obamacare and one without.
Expecting a child this summer? Most births in the U.S. occur in August, with July a close second.
Those of us who have long been describing the pharmaceutical industry as a "criminal racket" over the last few years have been wholly vindicated by recent news.
Created in 2007, the Deployment Cycle Support Care Coordination Program has been widely praised for helping nearly 3,000 individuals with suicide prevention, mental health care, employment and housing.
All the 8-year-old knew was that a woman had turned her face away when he started chattering at her about a toy train set.
THE 200TH day of 2014 happened to fall this weekend. Depending on which figures you prefer, that means Virginia's refusal to opt into expanded Medicaid since Jan. 1 has cost the state at least $693 million in federal funding.
Kentucky's longest-serving prison inmate has two black-and-white photographs hanging on his nursing room wall at the Kentucky State Reformatory showing the world's biggest movie star the last time he was free.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 01:43 am
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