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- Health Law Consumers Face Least Choice in Program's History Americans in the health insurance markets created by President Barack Obama's law will have less choice next year than any time since the...
- Girls & Autism: It Can Be Subtle, Or Absent for Some at Risk Think autism and an image of an awkward boy typically emerges. The developmental disorder is at least four times more common in boys, but scientists taking a closer look are finding some gender-based surprises: Many girls with autism have social...
- What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Carol (Vol. 2) Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the second of this three-part series.
- Frequent Exams Only Treatment for Pregnant Women with Zika Yessica Flores is getting ultrasounds more frequently than the average pregnant woman, but there's a cruel downside accompanying the joy of seeing how much her unborn daughter grows every few weeks: fear of possible defects caused by Zika.
- Raising a Vegan Baby: Parents Say Abuse Cases Give a Bad Rap There's a right way and a wrong way to raise a baby on vegan food. Those who get it wrong, parents say, give the responsible ones a bad name.
- What No One Tells You About Medicare Coverage -- Glen (Vol. 1) Get What's Yours For Medicare Author Phillip Moeller warns of common but costly Medicare mistakes in the first of this three-part series.
- Federal Government: Mylan Has Been Overcharging for EpiPens Even the federal government is apparently paying too much for EpiPens, along with angry patients and insurers.
- Florida Summit Explores Scope of Opioid Drug Problem A summit is being convened in South Florida to explore the scope of abuse of heroin and other opioid drugs and examine ways to tackle the...
- FDA Oks 1st Muscular Dystrophy Drug; Awaits Proof it Works Federal regulators on Monday granted tentative approval to the first drug for muscular dystrophy, following an intense public campaign from patients and doctors who pushed for the largely unproven medication.
- Specialized Trucks, Planes Target Mosquitoes in South Beach MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Trucks equipped with blowers are driving through South Beach to spray pesticides that kill mosquito larvae.
- Florida Finds Zika in Local Mosquitoes, Bromeliads Blamed Florida has found the Zika virus in three groups of mosquitoes trapped in Miami Beach — the first time this has happened in the continental U.S...
- Officials: Zika Spread Through Sex by Man with No Symptoms U.S. health officials on Friday reported the first case of Zika spread through sex by a man with no symptoms of the disease.
- New Case of Zika Through a Local Mosquito in Florida County Officials say a second person in Palm Beach County, Florida, has contracted the Zika virus through a local mosquito.
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- Miami Beach Official: No Confirmation of Zika Spreading A Miami Beach official says there's been no confirmation that mosquitoes have spread the Zika virus in the tourism-dependent city.