President Donald Trump has called the House-passed health care bill a "great plan," but a new poll finds that 3 out of 4 people in the United States do not believe it fulfills most of his promises.
The poll out...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 04:31 PM PDT
Dozens Arrested After Health Care Protest in North Carolina
The head of the North Carolina NAACP was among more than 30 people arrested Tuesday during a demonstration against Republican lawmakers' refusal to expand Medicaid coverage — the latest in a long string of...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 09:49 AM PDT
Reliving Communist Past Helps East German Dementia Patients
Every weekday morning, white-haired women patiently line up before a door at a Dresden retirement home, step in, and quickly step back nearly six decades into their past in Communist East Germany.
Monday, May 29, 2017 at 10:01 AM PDT
The Blame Game Is Upping Health Insurance Costs: Analysis
While the Senate inches toward agreeing on a health care bill, insurers are growing increasingly rattled by congressional inaction and threats of sabotage from the White House, and customers could soon be paying...
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 01:17 PM PDT
Doctors in Brazil Using Fish Skin to Help Burn Victims
Doctors in Brazil are using skin from farm-raised tilapia to heal burn victims. According to the doctors, the tilapia skin can cut down on the painful process of changing bandages and can actually help heal...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 09:42 AM PDT
How the GOP Bill Could Affect 'Essential Health Benefits'
If the Republican health reform plan becomes law, states trying to save money on health insurance are likely to seek cuts on services like maternity care, mental health and dentist visits for kids, the...
Monday, Jun 5, 2017 at 02:01 PM PDT
Marijuana Extract Helps Some Kids With Epilepsy: Study
A medicine made from marijuana, without the stuff that gives a high, cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy in a study that strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health...
With summer here, it's important to know the dangers of high temperatures. Heat stroke can be dangerous. Here are some ways you can identify heat stroke and what you should do when you see some of its symptoms.
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 01:30 PM PDT
Researchers Discover 40 More Genes for Intelligence
Instead, it shows that intelligence is possibly even more complex than anyone thought, and not easily explained. And it means specially designed smart babies are not in anyone's near future.
Monday, May 22, 2017 at 03:20 PM PDT
Kids Under 1 Shouldn't Drink Fruit Juice: Pediatrician Org.
Fruit juice, long recommended as a source of vitamin C for children, has no nutritional value for kids under one year old and isn't as good as fresh fruit for other kids, according to a leading pediatrician...