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Middle-aged White People Are Dying Due to Economic Despair, Study Finds

Middle-aged White People Are Dying Due to Economic Despair, Study Finds

Mar 26
A new Princeton study shows that on average, middle-aged white people with limited education are dying younger from suicide, drug overdoses and alcohol-related deaths due to job despair.

Critics Weigh in on Bill Seeking Genetic Information of Workers

Critics Weigh in on Bill Seeking Genetic Information of Workers

Mar 21
Concern is growing over a bill that would let companies request genetic testing and effectively charge employees more for health insurance if they refuse.

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Mar 19
Government figures show more than 16 million American adults report having a major episode of depression in the past year. Women are affected more often than men.

Stroke Ambulances Cut Treatment Time

Stroke Ambulances Cut Treatment Time

Mar 14
A study found special mobile units cut treatment time for stroke victims from 94 to 56 minutes. These vehicles are being rolled out across the country.

Women's Health Services Face Cuts in Republican Bill

Women's Health Services Face Cuts in Republican Bill

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Mar 13
Women seeking abortions and some basic health services, including prenatal care, contraception and cancer screenings, would face restrictions and struggle to pay for some of that medical care under the House Republicans' proposed bill.

Will GOP Health Care Plan Lead to Americans Losing Coverage?

Will GOP Health Care Plan Lead to Americans Losing Coverage?

Mar 13
The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office is studying the impact of Obamacare's replacement. The analysis is expected to show that fewer Americans will have health coverage under the proposal.

AP Explains: How to Transform GOP Health Care Plan into Law

AP Explains: How to Transform GOP Health Care Plan into Law

By Lisa Lerer | Mar 12
Republicans' long-awaited plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has cleared a couple hurdles in the House. The GOP still must navigate a complicated path to turn its 123-page proposal from legislation to law.

What Trump Voters Think of the Obamacare Replacement Fight

What Trump Voters Think of the Obamacare Replacement Fight

Mar 12
Trump supporters think that Obamacare is a mess. But do they think it needs to be replaced or repealed? Dean Reynolds got different answers from some of President Trump's supporters.

Teens' Brains Prone to Risky Behavior, Study Shows

Mar 10
A new study of more than 5,000 teenagers and young adults from 11 countries confirms adolescent brains are all prone to risk-taking. But acting on it varies.

At-Home Microneedling Tools Attract Fans and Critics

At-Home Microneedling Tools Attract Fans and Critics

Mar 7
Companies are selling at-home microneedling devices, despite concerns from the FDA.

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