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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans released changes on Monday to their healthcare bill to replace Obamacare, adding a measure that would penalize people who let their insurance coverage la
A federal appeals court has ruled the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency does not need a court order to subpoena a prescription drug database kept by the state of Oregon
A new study is looking at the impact of sleep on your brain power.
BOSTON (Reuters) - A federal prosecutor on Monday asked a judge to sentence a former Massachusetts pharmacy executive to 35 years in prison for the "devastation" caused by a deadly 2012 meningitis out
A new version of the Republican health care bill would impose a longer waiting period for those who let insurance lapse.
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Scrambling to complete their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Republicans decided to impose a six-month waiting period on people who let their insurance lapse.
Scientists are using magnetic implants inserted behind the eye to treat nystagmus, a condition causing involuntary eye movements, or dancing eyes.
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s health inspectors union on Monday blamed understaffing and government budget cuts for sanitary problems that triggered a U.S. ban on Brazilian fresh beef imports that st
Republican leaders have added a penalty for people who've let their insurance lapse to their health care bill
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration and the state of Colorado on Monday sued PDC Energy Inc on Monday, claiming the company violated the federal Clean Air Act by allowing unlawful emission
Charlotte Green, 25, from Solihull, was in her final year at university when she began vomiting. She thought she had food poisoning, but was eventually diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour.
Rates of complaints made against cosmetic products doubled in the past year, sparking concern with experts at Northwestern University. They claim these products can cause serious injury to people.
The nation's largest doctors' group is outlining its opposition to the Senate Republican health care bill
(Reuters Health) - Adolescents and young adults who try e-cigarettes are more than three times as likely to take up smoking traditional cigarettes as their peers who haven't tried the devices, a resea
While bacteria has long been associated with disorders like acne and eczema, scientists are now fighting back with friendly members of the skin’s microbiome.
Young asthma sufferers were found to have thicker left ventricles in the heart, found researchers in New Orleans. This can cause the heart muscle to lose elasticity and eventually fail to pump.
Global solar energy production is taking a major hit due to air pollution and dust. The first study of its kind shows airborne particles and their accumulation on solar cells is cutting energy output
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU ministers on Monday reached a compromise on energy saving targets after 2021, taking a first hurdle toward implementing the Paris Agreement on lowering carbon emissions and lim
A new study from Rutgers University researchers found that premature infants are still at a greater risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration and the state of Colorado on Monday filed a civil complaint in federal court against PDC Energy Inc alleging violations of the Clean Air Act.
Senate Republicans have issued a revised version of their health care bill
After 19 months of remission, two-year-old Kendal Breyfolgle, from South Dakota, had a rare strain of leukemia return in February. Her identical twin sister Kenedi is still cancer-free.
Schiavocampo sat down with Dr. Louis Aronne and trainer Noah Neiman.
A recent survey revealed that on any given work day around 200,000 British workers show up to work hungover. Hangovers have also been linked to increased conflicts at work, and inefficiency.
Swiss brand opens first North American boutique — in Vancouver.
The peanut and its kin -- legumes -- have not one, but two ways to make the amino acid tyrosine. That might seem small, but why this plant family has a unique way to make such an important chemical bu
Biodiversity losses from deep-sea mining are unavoidable and possibly irrevocable, an international team of scientists, economists and lawyers argue. They say the International Seabed Authority, which
Researchers have discovered a new, yet simple, way to increase drought tolerance in a wide range of plants. The study reports a newly discovered biological pathway that is activated in times of drough
A case study has shown how magnetic implants in the eye can successfully control the movement of the eye.
(Reuters) - Seattle Genetics Inc's lymphoma drug met the main goal in a late stage study, but shares of the company tumbled as the data fell short of investor expectations on the treatment's advantage
Researchers have found that a drug cocktail of vitamin C, corticosteroids and thiamine may help prevent progressive organ failure caused by sepsis.
EXCLUSIVE: The device, designed by a team of international experts and led by researchers at Portsmouth University, will be able to work out the most effective way of getting a child's attention.
New Mexico health officials have documented two more human cases of plague in Santa Fe County

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