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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.
Concern is growing over a bill that would let companies request genetic testing and effectively charge employees more for health insurance if they refuse.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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 But do they think it needs to be replaced or repealed?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.
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.
Companies are selling at-home microneedling devices, despite concerns from the FDA.