FDA Approves First Pill to Treat All Forms of Hepatitis CFederal health officials on Tuesday approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
Free HIV Testing Offered by Louisville Public Health AgencyLouisville public health officials are offering free HIV testing on Monday.
Blue Cross Scales Back Individual Plans Offered in MinnesotaMinnesota's largest health insurer is scaling back the plans it will offer to consumers who don't get coverage from their employers.
Feds Will Use Tax Penalty Data to Find Uninsured MillennialsWith time running out for the Obama administration to prove the success of the Affordable Care Act, officials are aggressively targeting a group that could help turn things around: young people.
7 Healthy Carb-Free Recipes That Are So Delicious You’ll Forget About PastaEating healthy doesn't have to be boring. Get your carb fix without all of the calories with these yummy, guilt-free no-carb pasta recipes.
How To Make (And Stick To!) A Health Plan That Will Change Your LifeChanges don't happen overnight. If you're starting a new wellness plan, follow these tips to increase your chance of long-term success.
Get Your Peanuts: 3 Ways To Enjoy The Baseball Game Without Striking Out On Your DietThe ball game doesn't have to be all brats and beer. Here's how you can enjoy baseball season without breaking your diet.
Feds: Medicaid Expansion Would Help Mentally Ill FloridiansSome 726,000 uninsured Floridians suffered from mental health and substance abuse issues in 2014 and nearly half of them could have gotten treatment if the state expanded Medicaid, federal health officials said Monday.
Blood Test for Concussions? Researchers Report Some ProgressNew research bolsters evidence that a simple blood test may someday be used to detect concussions.
Medicaid Expansion Would Help Mentally Ill FloridiansFederal health officials says 726,000 uninsured Floridians suffered from mental health and substance abuse issues in 2014 and nearly half of them could have gotten treatment if the state expanded Medicaid.
CDC Guidelines Aim to Curb Painkiller PrescribingPrescription painkillers should not be a first choice for treating common ailments like back pain and arthritis, according to new federal guidelines designed to reshape how doctors prescribe drugs like OxyContin and Vicodin.
FDA Expands Use of Pfizer Drug for Rare Form of Lung CancerThe Food and Drug Administration expanded approval of a Pfizer drug to treat a small subset of lung cancer patients with a rare mutation.