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Genes map potential of immune therapy

SAN DIEGO – Dennis Lyon was a genetic train wreck. Cancer was ravaging his liver, lungs, bones and brain, and tests showed so many...

September 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Lobbying looms for last-shot health law

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans' last-resort “Obamacare” repeal effort remains two...

September 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Under latest health-care bill, red states would benefit disproportionately

he latest Republican proposal for curtailing the Affordable Care Act was assembled with such haste that it may get a vote before a full...

September 20, 2017 12:20 pm


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Jimmy Kimmel: Senator 'lied right to my face' on health care

Jimmy Kimmel says U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy "lied right to my face" by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test...

September 20, 2017 12:10 pm


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10 governors oppose latest GOP health bill

WASHINGTON – The suddenly resurgent Republican effort to undo the Affordable Care Act was dealt a major blow Tuesday when a...

September 20, 2017 1:00 am


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More than a third of Indiana youth obese

More than a third of Indiana youth ages 10 to 17 -- 33.9 percent -- are overweight or obese, the ninth highest rate among states,...

September 19, 2017 7:20 pm


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CBO: Initial report on Graham-Cassidy bill will lack coverage, premium and deficit estimates

Congress' nonpartisan budget analyst said it is working to provide a "preliminary assessment" of the latest Republican health-care bill by...

September 19, 2017 3:20 pm


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AP NewsBreak: Medicare card remake to protect seniors

Medicare cards are getting a makeover to fight identity theft.

September 14, 2017 8:27 am


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Sanders lays out health care plan

WASHINGTON – In an animated, campaign-style rally, Sen. Bernie Sanders unwrapped his plan to remake the nation's convoluted health...

September 14, 2017 1:00 am


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GOP bill to block-grant major parts of the ACA unveiled

A quartet of GOP senators on Wednesday rolled out a plan to devolve federal health care spending into state-by-state block grants.

September 13, 2017 2:10 pm


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Study prompts call to examine flu vaccine and miscarriage

"I want the CDC and researchers to continue to investigate this."

September 13, 2017 8:19 am