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Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:52:16 GMTSpeaker Paul D. Ryan said the House would vote on the new health care bill “when we have the votes.”House Republican leaders failed Thursday to round up enough votes for their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:00:01 GMTA photo on Serena Williams’s Snapchat story, which was later removed, announced her pregnancy.Serena Williams won the Australian Open in her eighth week of pregnancy, a time when many women are dead tired and suffering from morning sickness.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:46:53 GMTA doctor holding a healthy baby at a hospital in Pakistan. Postpartum hemorrhage kills 100,000 women a year in developing countries.Postpartum hemorrhage, which kills 100,000 women in developing countries, can be treated with a nearly forgotten blood-clotter invented in the 1950s.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:57:22 GMTJoseph R. Swedish, the chief executive of the health insurer Anthem, in 2015. He warned that a halt of subsidies to help low-income people “would cause further market instability.”The insurer’s earnings beat expectations, but it warned it could withdraw from some marketplaces or raise rates if the government does not continue co-payment subsidies for low-income people.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTMy daughter’s adolescence arrived with my 60th year, and the girl had a mean left jab. Were we both getting too old for horseplay?
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:03:16 GMTPeople with Type 2 diabetes had brain changes in areas related to memory and planning.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:35:53 GMTSophie Marat, a transgender woman, has taken voice lessons so she can sound more feminine.A growing number of speech language therapists cater to transgender clients seeking to retrain their voices.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:00:03 GMTFasting before exercise may have beneficial effects on fat cells.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:38:22 GMTA scene from “Up and Away” at the Clark Studio Theater at Lincoln Center.The Big Umbrella Festival, arriving in April 2018, hopes to make theater a safe space for children on the autism spectrum.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:42:21 GMTDr. Joseph E. Lifschutz in an undated photo.Dr. Lifschutz spent a weekend in jail in 1969 defending his position that a privilege of confidentiality should be extended to psychotherapists.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:59:43 GMTDr. John Zhang, a well-known specialist in reproductive medicine, in one of the laboratories at the New Hope Fertility Center in Manhattan. Patients come to his office from around the world.The fertility specialist John Zhang is giving away costly reproductive treatments by the luck of the draw, laying bare a Las Vegas-style medical culture in the city.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:40:13 GMTA look at what the health bill would do, who it would affect, and how it changed to get the conservative Freedom Caucus to yes.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 18:00:15 GMTClockwise from top left, Richard Roberts, Vladimir Ulianov and Maxim Kozlikin planned the sampling of sediments in the East Chamber of Denisova Cave, Russia.With a new technique, German researchers isolated Neanderthal and Denisovan DNA from sediment alone, opening new possibilities in archaeology.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 09:00:01 GMTNo one could figure out the problem — until it was too late.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 07:21:14 GMTDemonstrators at a march for affordable health care in New York this month.A pivot from “repeal and replace” to “repair and rebrand” could be smart politics for the president.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:48:12 GMTThere are three rules that states could apply to waive in the newest proposed revision to the Republicans’ health care plan.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:03:15 GMTGerman scientists used Oktoberfest to show that moderate social drinking may lead to arrhythmias.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:25:40 GMTThe latest healthcare proposal was drafted by Representative Tom MacArthur, a moderate Republican of New Jersey.The support of the House Freedom Caucus breathed new life into efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act, but it was not clear whether it was enough.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:25:06 GMTPeople who drank one to six artificially sweetened drinks a week had a higher risk of stroke or dementia.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:00:03 GMTGo ahead and get a little dirty with this meditative practice.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:00:04 GMTWeinstein in the Sunset Boulevard A.H.F. pharmacy.Michael Weinstein’s AIDS Healthcare Foundation treats an enormous number of patients — and makes an enormous amount of money. Is that why so many activists distrust him?
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:07:13 GMTRecently released data says that ordinary baby products result in an average of 66,000 injuries a year.Baby carriers, mattresses, strollers and other fixtures lead to injuries and emergency room visits for some 66,000 young children a year, a study finds.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:25:12 GMTDrinking sugary beverages is associated with markers of accelerated aging and early signs of Alzheimer’s disease, a new study reports.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:13:02 GMTThe results from “Mozak” have a higher degree of accuracy than conventional computer-based modeling tools. A video game is being used to help understand the structure of neurons, which could aid in treatment of diseases like Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:52:24 GMTMost patients in a large study either took less of the lifesaving medicines than needed or stopped taking the drugs entirely within two years.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:53:02 GMTDry mouth, also called xerostomia, is a frequent side effect of many commonly prescribed drugs.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:47:54 GMTAn Anopheles freeborni mosquito, a type known to transmit malaria. Serious and fatal bouts of malaria in the United States are a greater problem than has been previously reported.Hospital data suggests that some immigrants from Africa and the Caribbean, thinking they are still immune, do not take precautions on home visits.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:00:01 GMTPatients recover equally well and may experience fewer complications with outpatient rehabilitation, studies show.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:30:02 GMTResearch shows treatment for substance abuse disorders is a great value for society, but many programs have long waiting lists.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:48:04 GMTTrojan’s new ad campaign is aimed at making women more comfortable buying condoms.In a time when social media outrage can be prompted with one misstep, Trojan is unveiling an ad campaign directed at women.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:11:43 GMTMarchers taking to the streets in Washington.Visual highlights from the demonstrations in Washington and around the world.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:13:39 GMTGathering at the Washington Monument before March for Science on Saturday.Thousands of scientists and science enthusiasts took to the streets in Washington and around the world on Saturday to protest.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 04:15:50 GMTSince last April, New York City has banned smokeless-tobacco products for use at Citi Field and Yankee Stadium.Major League Baseball supports local bans on smokeless tobacco, but a number of players said they viewed them as an invasion of personal rights.