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Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 05:45 PM PDT

Judge Orders Government to Allow Abortion for Immigrant Teen

Judge Orders Government to Allow Abortion for Immigrant Teen

A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the government to allow a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant, who was detained after entering the country illegally, to undergo an abortion. After a brief hearing that included...

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 06:12 AM PDT

Ultra-Personal Therapy: Gene Tumor Boards Guide Cancer Care

Ultra-Personal Therapy: Gene Tumor Boards Guide Cancer Care

Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes' husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lung tumors. Now she takes it too, but the choice was no guesswork. Sophisticated gene tests...

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 05:15 PM PDT

Senators Push Health Deal as Trump Keeps Distance

Senators Push Health Deal as Trump Keeps Distance

The authors of a bipartisan plan to calm health insurance markets said Wednesday they'll push the proposal forward, even as President Donald Trump's stance ricocheted from supportive to disdainful to arm's-leng...

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 04:53 PM PDT

Senators Reach Deal on Resuming Payments to Health Insurers

Senators Reach Deal on Resuming Payments to Health Insurers

Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America's health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump's order to terminate "Obamacare" subsidies....

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 06:36 AM PDT

Trump's Drug Czar Nominee Withdraws After Critical Reports

Trump's Drug Czar Nominee Withdraws After Critical Reports

President Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's drug czar withdrew his name from consideration, Trump said Tuesday, following reports that the lawmaker played a key role in passing a bill weakening...

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 09:17 AM PDT

Doctor's Research Could Buy Time for Snake Bite Victims

Doctor's Research Could Buy Time for Snake Bite Victims

A researcher at the University of Arizona is experimenting with a new therapy to help treat rattlesnake bites.

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 12:39 PM PDT

California Mostly Safe From Trump Pulling Health Subsidies

California Mostly Safe From Trump Pulling Health Subsidies

Experts believe California's healthcare marketplace is mostly insulated from President Donald Trump's decision to end subsidies that cover out-of-pocket medical costs for lower-income people.

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 02:30 PM PDT

Trump and McConnell Say GOP Is 'Very Unified' After Meeting

Trump and McConnell Say GOP Is 'Very Unified' After Meeting

Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell reaffirmed their alliance of necessity Monday in a raucous Rose Garden news conference that also underscored their sharp differences. The garrulous president claimed they were...

Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 at 01:15 AM PDT

Key Questions and Answers About Trump's Health Care Move

Key Questions and Answers About Trump's Health Care Move

President Donald Trump's move to stop paying a major "Obamacare" subsidy will raise costs for many consumers who buy their own health insurance, and make an already complicated system more challenging for...

Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 03:39 PM PDT

Gov. Calls for More Vaccines in Hep A Outbreak Emergency

Gov. Calls for More Vaccines in Hep A Outbreak Emergency

Governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency Friday over a statewide Hepatitis A outbreak, citing a need to increase the current adult vaccine supply.

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