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  • Health care replacement plan represents Trump's first big sale

    March 8, 2017 1:48 PM 16

    The President on Tuesday fully embraced a House Republican plan to repeal Obamacare, shouldering a high-risk mission that holds huge implications for his own political future. In the process, the one-time insurgent, who spent months blasting the Washington establishment, becomes the critical lever in making the GOP monopoly on power a vehicle to reshape

  • Longer hospital stays may reduce readmissions, study suggests

    March 7, 2017 9:14 PM 26

    A recent study found patients moved to post-acute care facilities have a higher chance of readmission than those kept in the hospital for a longer period of time. March 7 (UPI) -- Researchers say longer hospital stays may prevent readmission based on a study suggesting transfers to post-acute care facilities increase risk for readmission. More than 25 percent

  • Trump offers Planned Parenthood funds if it halts abortions

    March 7, 2017 5:10 AM 23

    President Trump has offered to maintain federal funding for Planned Parenthood if the group stops providing abortions. Its president has spurned the proposal and noted that federal money already is not allowed to be used for abortion. Trump confirmed there had been discussions after The New York Times inquired about what it described as an informal proposal

  • An Activist's View of Abortion Clinic Defense

    March 7, 2017 4:18 AM 20

    RESISTANCE--I have been on picket lines defending abortion clinics since the 1980s. I remember well the wintry morning in December 1983 when I got a call to come up from Seattle immediately to help support the Feminist Women's Health Center in Everett, Washington, which had been firebombed during the night. The clinic put out the call and dozens of supporters

  • House GOP Releases Plan to Repeal, Replace Obamacare

    March 6, 2017 11:58 PM 22

    Proposed legislation would dismantle much of Affordable Care Act, create refundable tax credit tied to age and income House Republicans on Monday released a detailed proposal that marks their first attempt in the new Congress to unite GOP members behind a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act and deliver on a central campaign promise. The proposed

  • Parkinson's decline slowed with extended MAO-B inhibitors

    March 6, 2017 8:34 PM 23

    Clinical trials of MAO-B inhibitors had mixed results at affecting the condition of patients, but researchers found in a retrospective analysis of data that longer-term treatment was effective. March 6 (UPI) -- Researchers from the University of South Florida found in a retrospective analysis of clinical trial data that long-term use of monoamine oxidase

  • Peanut butter substitute recalled after E. coli outbreak

    March 6, 2017 1:19 PM 23

    A peanut butter substitute sold by an Illinois company is being recalled because 12 cases of E. coli have been linked to the product. Glenview-based I.M. Health SoyNut Butter Co . is voluntarily recalling its SoyNut Butter products. Illinois public health Director Dr. Nirav Shah says some E. coli infections are mild but others may be life-threatening

  • 5 pieces of furniture that double as fitness equipment — and how to use them

    March 6, 2017 10:00 AM 21

    You don’t have to drive across town to a high-end gym to score a great workout. And, honestly, sometimes, you shouldn’t even try. “Time is biggest obstacle standing in between most people and their workouts,” Chris Freytag Chris Freytag, C.P.T., founder of Get Healthy U TV, told Fox News. “But working out at home is so quick and easy to do. You can set the oven timer

  • Multi-state E. coli outbreak linked to soy nut butter

    March 6, 2017 6:10 AM 18

    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Health officials are investigating after at least a dozen people became ill from E. coli that was linked to a soy nut butter, a peanut butter substitute. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the cases were reported from five states (Arizona, California, Maryland, New Jersey and Oregon). Six of those

  • Delco Memorial Hospital nurses go on strike

    March 6, 2017 3:37 AM 24

    Delco Memorial Hospital nurses go on strike DREXEL HILL, Pa. (WTXF) - Nearly 400 nurses and technicians went on strike Sunday against Delaware County Memorial Hospital. They say the strike comes after a year of negotiating did not produced a contract. Since the hospital was bought by prospect medical holdings last summer, the staff-to-patient ratios