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Stolen laptop had info of thousands of hospital patientsOfficials at Children's Hospital Los Angeles say a laptop stolen from a physician's car last year may have contained personal health information for nearly 3,600 patients
The Associated Press10 hours ago
FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2014 file photo, tax form 8962 is seen in Washington. If you haven’t signed up for health insurance this year, you may be getting a nudge from the taxman. The IRS is sending personalized letters to millions of uninsured taxpayers that they’re potentially on the hook for hundreds of dollars in fines.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Personalized IRS letters nudge uninsured to get coverageIf you haven't signed up for health insurance, you could soon be getting a not-too-subtle nudge from the taxman
The Associated Press3 days ago
Ohio seeks drug reversing lethal injection process if neededOhio's prisons agency is trying to obtain a drug that could reverse the lethal injection process if needed
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 5, 2017 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. holds his copy of insurance premium statistics during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Ryan urged the GOP-controlled House to pass a “critical first step toward delivering relief” from President Barack Obama's signature health care law as the chamber steamed ahead on legislation that is the first step toward repealing it and replacing it with something else.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
In early GOP win on health care repeal, Congress OKs budgetRepublicans have driven a budget through Congress that gives them an early but critical victory in their crusade to scrap President Barack Obama's health care overhaul
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this March 19, 2013 file photo, the globe and anchor stand at the entrance to Camp Lejeune, N.C. The Obama administration has agreed to provide disability benefits totaling more than $2 billion to veterans who had been exposed to contaminated drinking water while assigned to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.  (AP Photo/Allen Breed, File)
US agrees to pay billions to Marines affected by toxic waterAfter years of waiting, veterans who were exposed to contaminated drinking water while assigned to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina may now be able to receive government disability benefits
The Associated Press3 days ago
Sick kitty: NYC quarantines 500 felines fearing the fluHundreds of homeless New York City cats have been quarantined after health officials discovered many infected with a strand of bird flu
The Associated Press3 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2017 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. pauses during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republican-led Senate is poised to take a step forward on dismantling President Barack Obama’s health care law despite anxiety among some GOP senators that they still haven’t come up with an alternative.  (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
GOP leaders look to early health care bill, details vagueCongressional GOP leaders are talking about chiseling an early bill that dismantles President Barack Obama's health care law and supplants it with their own alternative
The Associated Press4 days ago
FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2016 file photo, Health and Human Services Secretary-designate Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington as House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. listens at right. Price says he will sell off stock holdings to avoid any conflicts of interest, or the appearance of a conflict. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Trump's HHS pick will sell off stock to avoid conflictsPresident-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's top health official will sell off stock holdings to avoid potential conflicts of interest
The Associated Press4 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2015 file photo, marijuana grows at a medical marijuana cultivation center in Albion, Ill. In a report released Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, the federal advisory panel took a comprehensive look at what’s known about the benefits and harms of marijuana and is calling for a national effort to learn more about the drug. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)
The good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effectsReport lists the good, bad and unknown about marijuana's health effects
The Associated Press4 days ago
In this photo provided by Steve Fisch, Michael Snyder, professor and chair of genetics at the Stanford University School of Medicine sports wearable gadgets. Wearable gadgets gave a Snyder an early warning that he was getting sick before he ever felt any symptoms of Lyme disease.  (Steve Fisch via AP)
Testing wearable sensors as 'check engine' light for healthResearchers tracking volunteers to see if wearable sensors that go beyond fitness make a difference in users' health
The Associated Press4 days ago
Court upholds state's law on buffers around abortion clinicsA federal appeals court has upheld a 2014 New Hampshire law allowing buffer zones of up to 25 feet around facilities that provide abortions
The Associated Press4 days ago
FILE - This Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, file photo shows a CVS drugstore and pharmacy location in Philadelphia. CVS is now selling a rival generic version of Mylan's EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the emergency allergy treatment was eviscerated before Congress because of its soaring cost to consumers. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
CVS generic competitor to EpiPen, sold at a 6th the priceCVS is now selling a rival generic version of Mylan's EpiPen at about a sixth of its price, just months after the maker of the emergency allergy treatment was eviscerated before Congress because of its soaring cost to consumers
The Associated Press4 days ago
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