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Poll: Older Americans want Medicare-covered long-term careAP Poll: Most older Americans think Medicare should have a major role in paying for ongoing living assistance
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, file photo, Blue Bridge Benefits LLC agent Patricia Sarabia, right, and Adolfo Briceno, left, with Spanish Speaking LLC, help a potential customer with Blue Cross Blue Shield at a kiosk promoting health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act, at Compare Foods in Winston-Salem, N.C. People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices in the coming year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina said Thursday, May 25, 2017, it wants a 23 percent price hike in 2018 because it doesn't expect crucial payments from the federal government to continue. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA marketsPeople shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018
The Associated Press6 hours ago
This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from marijuana, but without TCH, in New York. According to a study published Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine the medicine cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, which strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits. (AP Photo/Kathy Young)
Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study saysA 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 benefits
The Associated Press9 hours ago
New nurse being credited with saving life of plane passengerA nurse who has only been on the job for nine months is credited with saving the life of a fellow airplane passenger in a medical emergency
The Associated Press9 hours ago
US President Donald Trump boards the Air Force One to Brussels, at the end of a 2-day visit to Italy including a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, at Rome's Fiumicino international airport, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)
AP FACT CHECK: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assuranceAP FACT CHECK: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurances from Trump budget chief
The Associated Press16 hours ago
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer of N.Y., joined by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., right, and Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Md., left, speaks during a news conference about the Paris climate agreement, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
23 million more uninsured with GOP health bill, analysts sayCongress' official budget analysts say the health care bill Republicans recently pushed through the House would leave 23 million more Americans without insurance and confront many others who have costly medical conditions with unaffordable coverage
The Associated Press19 hours ago
FDA: Controller for heart pump recalled over deathsRecall issued for external controllers for implanted heart pump after 26 deaths
The Associated Press1 day ago
FILE - This April 15, 2017 file photo shows marijuana plants on display at a medical marijuana provider in downtown Los Angeles. A new study released on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 about using a marijuana ingredient to treat epilepsy joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot. Experts have called for a national effort to learn more about pot and its chemical cousins. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
Science Says: What's known and not known about marijuanaA new study about using a marijuana ingredient to treat epilepsy joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot
The Associated Press1 day ago
This undated photo provided by the Austin Police Department shows Jennifer Lampkin. Lampkin, a 35-year-old Austin, Texas native, has spent over a year in county jail, waiting for treatment in a mental hospital after she was accused of slapping a young girl in a Dollar General store but deemed both mentally ill and intellectually disabled by a judge. She is one of hundreds of Texans jailed rather than placed in a mental hospitals despite being deemed incompetent for trial and in need of psychological treatment. (Austin Police Department via AP)
Mentally ill languish in Texas jails despite funding hikeHundreds of mentally ill inmates are languishing for months in Texas jails because of a lack of space at the state's psychiatric hospitals
The Associated Press1 day ago
This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from marijuana, but without TCH, in New York. According to a study published Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine the medicine cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, which strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits. (AP Photo/Kathy Young)
Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study saysA 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 benefits
The Associated Press1 day ago
Republican Vermont Gov. Phil Scott announces Wednesday in Montpelier, Vt., that he is vetoing legislation that would have made Vermont the ninth state to legalize recreational use of marijuana. Scott said he was sending the bill back the legislature with suggestions for changes. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill, wants changes madeVermont Gov. Phil Scott has vetoed a bill that would legalize recreational marijuana in the state but indicated that he is willing to work with the legislature on a compromise
The Associated Press1 day ago
US President Donald Trump boards the Air Force One to Brussels, at the end of a 2-day visit to Italy including a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican, at Rome's Fiumicino international airport, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP)
AP FACT CHECK: No Medicaid cuts in Trump budget? Really?AP FACT CHECK: Trump budget chief misleads in insisting no cuts to Medicaid
The Associated Press1 day ago
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