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|The most common pre-existing medical conditions
By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 8:14 PM
|Why is health care in the US so expensive?
As Congress debates a new health care bill, Dr. Sanjay Gupta asks: Why is health care in the United States so expensive in the first place?
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 9:42 PM
|McConnell's leadership faces fresh test on health care bill
Sen. Mitch McConnell faces a key test of his leadership as he works to pass a last-ditch bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act before a September 30 deadline.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 10:13 AM
|A 'family curse': First insomnia, then death
Their mothers came down with a deadly insomnia. Did they inherit it?
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 1:30 AM
|The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says
Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report published Tuesday. Adding to the concern: It is likely that the speed of increasing resistance will outpace the slow drug development process.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 10:01 PM
|Ninth death confirmed after Florida nursing home left without A/C
A ninth victim has died after a Florida nursing home failed to evacuate its residents, who suffered for days in oppressive heat with no air conditioning, after Hurricane Irma, according to the Hollywood Police Department.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 1:54 PM
|Ivanka Trump reveals struggle with postpartum depression
Ivanka Trump, daughter of and senior adviser to President Donald Trump, revealed that she had postpartum depression after the births of her children in an interview for "The Dr. Oz Show." The program, filmed Monday, will air Thursday.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:47 PM
|This is what happens when gender roles are forced on kids
A new study suggests that across countries and income levels boys and girls enter their teens ingrained with damaging gender stereotypes that could have lasting impacts.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 11:39 PM
|The psychological aftermath of hurricanes
The torrential rains may have ended, yet many people in Texas and Florida continue to feel the impact of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma in unseen though dramatic ways.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 5:54 PM
|Dental checkups urged for babies -- but many dentists are wary
Allen Barron scrunches up his tiny face and wails as his mother gently tips him backward onto the lap of Jean Calvo, a pediatric dental resident at the University of California-San Francisco.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7:36 PM