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(AP)—Here's a possible new cost for people with the cigarette habit.
Health Jan 24, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—There's another quirk in the federal health care law.
Health Jan 23, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
About 50 Brazilian health officials and law enforcement agents are rounding up crack addicts in the city of Sao Paulo and forcibly putting them in treatment if deemed necessary.
Addiction Jan 21, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
The introduction of smoke-free legislation in England was immediately followed by a fall in the number of children admitted to hospital with asthma symptoms, a new study has found.
Pediatrics Jan 21, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(HealthDay)—States with a Stand-Your-Ground (SYG) law have significantly more pediatric assault injuries due to firearms, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Association ...
Health Jan 18, 2013 | 3.4 / 5 (5) | 8
A New York state law that goes into effect Jan. 19, 2013, could impact up to half of all women who get annual mammograms, according to Avice O'Connell, M.D., director of Women's Imaging at the University ...
Cancer Jan 18, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
More than 2,000 former football players are suing the National Football League, saying the league should have taken action earlier to deal with injuries related to concussions more seriously.
Health Jan 17, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Mississippi's only abortion clinic has missed a Friday deadline to comply with a new state law that requires each of its physicians to get hospital admitting privileges—a law the governor said he signed with the hopes of ...
Health Jan 12, 2013 | not rated yet | 1
Sweden will no longer require sex change patients to be sterilised after a law banning the practice entered into force on Thursday.
Health Jan 10, 2013 | 2.5 / 5 (2) | 0
(AP)—When Margaux Stelman began modeling a few months ago, she always had her sister Aline in mind.
Health Jan 09, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—From Africa's crowded AIDS clinics to the malarial jungles of Southeast Asia, the lives of millions of ill people in the developing world are hanging in the balance ahead of a legal ruling that will ...
Medications Jan 04, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—The Philippine president has signed a law that will promote contraception, sexual education and family planning programs vigorously opposed by the country's Roman Catholic Church.
Health Dec 29, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1
(AP)—A state judge has suspended a Georgia law banning abortions for women who are more than 20 weeks pregnant.
Health Dec 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP)—A federal appeals court on Friday put the brakes on a first-of-its-kind California law that bans therapy aimed at turning gay minors straight.
Health Dec 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 8
(AP)—Hobby Lobby Stores is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block part of the federal health care law that requires it to provide insurance coverage for the morning-after pill and similar emergency contraception pills.
Medications Dec 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 1