Pivotal industry and consumer groups mounted intensifying opposition to the Republican health care bill as GOP leaders labored Wednesday to rally a divided party behind their high-stakes overhaul drive....
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 04:09 AM PST
Pot for Pets: Owners Treating Sick Animals With Cannabis
Michael Fasman's 12-year-old dog, Hudson, limps from pain caused by arthritis and an amputated toe, but Fasman doesn't want to give her painkillers because "they just knock her out."
So the San Francisco...
Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 01:17 AM PST
How GOP Plans to Make Health Care Plan Into Law: Analysis
After more than 60 votes and seven years of promises, Republicans offered their long-awaited plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
Now, the real work begins. Republicans must navigate a...
A handful of high schools in New Mexico are letting their students sleep in school, NBC News reported.
Not during class, though. The schools in Las Cruces are letting students take 20-minute naps between...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 03:13 PM PST
Conservative Groups Give 'RyanCare' Negative Reviews
The reviews are starting to come in on the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as "ObamaCare," and aside from the Trump administration, they aren't very good to start out. Major...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 09:12 AM PST
Fewer Heavy Americans Are Trying to Lose Weight: Study
Fewer overweight Americans have been trying to lose weight in recent years, and researchers wonder if fat acceptance could be among the reasons.
The trend found in a new study occurred at the same time obesity...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 08:39 AM PST
GOP Congressman Suggests Buying Health Care, Not Phone
Rep. Jason Chaffetz advised consumers concerned about changes to the health care system under the long-awaited Republican health care plan that they may want to choose between to putting money aside for their...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 07:17 AM PST
Travel Order Could Hit Doctor Supply in Trump Territory: Researchers
President Donald Trump's new executive order suspending new visas to the United States for people from six Muslim-majority nations could reduce the number of doctors in areas that voted Trump into office, NBC...
Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 03:38 AM PST
Trump Offers Planned Parenthood Funds If It Stops Abortions
President Donald Trump has offered to maintain federal funding for Planned Parenthood if the group stops providing abortions. Its president spurned the proposal and noted that federal money already is not...
Monday, Mar 6, 2017 at 03:22 PM PST
DNA Scan Uncovers 18 Genes Newly Associated With Autism
A new genetic analysis has uncovered 18 genes associated with autism, NBC News reported.
The study observed people with autism and their relatives, and found that people with autism often had dozens of...