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Monday, May 29, 2017

Health & Lifestyles

Suit: SC Mental Health needlessly hospitalizes people

A group that advocates for patients with disabilities is accusing South Carolina's mental health agency of needlessly hospitalizing people instead of providing them in-home services
Published: 05/25/17
Democratic congressman has heart valve replacement procedure

Democratic congressman has heart valve replacement procedure

The top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has undergone a heart procedure and will remain hospitalized for a few days
Published: 05/25/17

UN chief: Health care attacked in over 20 conflict countries

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says attacks on hospitals, doctors, ambulances, the wounded and sick took place in at least 20 countries affected by conflict last year
Published: 05/25/17

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

People shopping for insurance through the Affordable Care Act in yet more regions will be facing higher prices and fewer choices next year as insurance companies lay out their early plans for 2018
Published: 05/25/17

New nurse being credited with saving life of plane passenger

A nurse who has only been on the job for nine months is credited with saving the life of a fellow airplane passenger in a medical emergency
Published: 05/25/17

Kansas distributor recalls precooked sausage due to metal

A Kansas food distributor has recalled nearly 100,000 pounds of precooked sausage products that might contain metal
Published: 05/25/17
Hungary reveals new ideas to increase birth numbers by 2030

Hungary reveals new ideas to increase birth numbers by 2030

Hungary's prime minister says the government will reduce mortgages for families with three or more children and build or renovate many nurseries to help boost the country's birth rate
Published: 05/25/17
Hungary reveals new ideas to increase birth numbers by 2030

Hungary reveals new ideas to increase birth numbers by 2030

Hungary's prime minister says the government will reduce mortgages for families with three or more children and build or renovate many nurseries to help boost the country's birth rate
Published: 05/25/17

Maryland governor to sign bills to fight opioid addiction

A package of measures in Maryland to battle opioid overdoses are scheduled to be signed into law by Gov. Larry Hogan
Published: 05/25/17
AP FACT CHECK: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

AP FACT CHECK: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurance

AP FACT CHECK: Medicaid a target for cuts despite assurances from Trump budget chief
Published: 05/25/17