Stories about Health Care

Jun 26 2017

Disability advocates, many in wheelchairs, arrested during protest at McConnell's office

Pat Toomey's Old City office in opposition to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's newly unveiled health care bill , which he revealed Thursday. As of Tuesday ...

Jun 26 2017

New Zealand sitting pretty in Bermuda

Oracle needs to win seven to keep the silver trophy in the hands of one of the world's richest men, software tycoon Larry Ellison, who has been watching the shellacking f...

Jun 25 2017

Team USA back on water in search of answer to New Zealand

Spithill said Oracle made too many changes to the boat to mention. "If you have half a brain and you know that your legs are stronger than your arms, why wouldn't you g...

Jun 25 2017

Ties with india and Pakistan not zero sum: White House

Now reports suggest that a formal announcement is expected soon. "So I think this administration's opinion is that India has played a helpful role in Afghanistan in hel...

Jun 24 2017

Tusk holds out hope that Brexit can be reversed

European Union leaders are also expected to discuss defence and security, and May will call for more coordinated and stronger action on counter-terrorism - specifically...

Jun 24 2017

Forecasters counting tornadoes in Alabama

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana Thursday morning. Cindy also caused widespread coastal highway and street flooding and several short-lived t...

Jun 23 2017

Family of teen who died from brain-eating amoeba sues water park

National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. The center did not respond to request for comment from The Charlotte Observer . The only response, so far, f...

Jun 23 2017

Most Americans Don't Think Trump's 'Travel Ban' Is Anti-Muslim

Presenting President Donald Trump's stymied travel ban to the Supreme Court last week, the Department of Justice has requested the court reinstate the travel ban until ju...

Jun 23 2017

Yoga good alternative for back pain besides physical therapy

A new study suggests debilitating back pain may be eased by yoga. Physical therapy is the most common non-drug treatment for chronic low back pain prescribed by doc...

Jun 22 2017

Canada contributes $86M more to assist South Sudan famine, civil war crisis

While the designation change reflects some progress, the world's youngest country is still embroiled in a civil war that's been raging since 2013. Six million people th...

Jun 22 2017

Rauner calls for unity, House Dems call it campaigning

Republicans say Speaker Madigan should adopt their plan or present his own. A key reason for past failure has been House Speaker Michael Madigan (D-Chicago), Ives sa...

Jun 21 2017

McCain urges fast House vote on Russia sanctions

A senior administration official said that the White House is concerned that the bill will hurt U.S. -Russia relations and the administration is hoping to work with Rep...

Jun 21 2017

VP Pence to host Ukraine's Poroshenko, Trump meeting unclear

It will be their first meeting since Trump took office on January 20. The U.S. was instrumental in the Western sanctions imposed on Russian Federation over its conduct. T...

Jun 21 2017

Frankie Dettori admits Royal Ascot absence is 'soul destroying'

Asc me anything What TV channel is Royal Ascot on, what time does it start and what races are on today? Frankie Dettori is out of Royal Ascot after a fall. "Ther...

Jun 19 2017

Oklahoma Granted Extension To Comply With REAL ID

Friday's extension gives the state 90 more days. State officials announced Friday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has granted an extension for Oklahomans ...

Jun 19 2017

$870000 awarded to Pa. man whose doctor removed the wrong testicle

In his post-operative report , Long wrote that "it appeared that the left testicle and cord may actually have been removed instead of the right one", according to cour...

Jun 19 2017

Rajasthan: Man killed by civic officials was protecting wife, daughter

It may be pertinent to mention that the CM has been slow to condemn such incidents of violence. According to a report in the Hindustan Times , the younger of Khan's tw...

Jun 19 2017

Man Awarded $870K After Doctor Removes Wrong Testicle

Medical imaging showed that the testicle was almost half the size of the other, the same outlet reports . You see, Hanes' doctor, Dr. Valley Spencer Long, removed th...

Jun 18 2017

Walkers celebrate cancer survivors at 22nd annual Relay for Life

As Springfield was starting a Relay for Life fundraiser Saturday morning, the Quaboag Valley Relay for Life was winding down at Belchertown High School athletic field. Co...

Jun 18 2017

Hope and Faith Relay team walks to end cancer

Since the Art Walk events also are scheduled in downtown Elkins this Saturday, he said he hopes people can plan to attend both. Participation in the North Shore Relay F...