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Senator John McCain released a statement saying he would oppose the latest proposal, by Senators Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and Bill Cassidy of Louisiana.
Phelps, who confronted mental health problems three years ago, has opened his home to Grant Hackett, a friend and fellow Olympian with similar troubles. Phelps has also lent an ear to Tiger Woods.
The Graham-Cassidy bill would turn federal funding for a law Republicans loathe into block grants to states, realizing a long-held goal of the party.
Dr. Eger and colleagues developed a technique to determine the proper dosage of anesthesia in operating rooms all over the world, saving an untold number of lives.
State officials said a nursing home made late and “dubious” entries in medical records on the morning eight residents died in the post-hurricane heat.
States would be given money to establish their own health policies, and it’s hard to know who would remain covered and how.
Increasingly, toddlers and young children are being found unconscious or dead after consuming an adult’s drugs.
Women exposed to trauma, including serious car crashes or sexual assaults, were at increased risk of developing the autoimmune disorder lupus.
Should you buy this book? The answer probably depends on how you feel about science, celebrity and tomatoes.
Senator Lamar Alexander gave up on his effort to shore up health care markets as his fellow Republicans pressured lawmakers to back the latest Affordable Care Act repeal.
Michael L. Dourson, who has long run a premier firm for the chemical industry, is set for a confirmation hearing before a Senate panel.
À medida que o crescimento diminui nos países ricos, as empresas de alimentos ocidentais se expandem acintosamente nos países em desenvolvimento, contribuindo para obesidade e problemas de saúde.
The political and procedural hurdles are many, but the hunger for victory among Republicans may overcome all.
A new survey of employers shows moderate price increases in health benefits despite turmoil in the individual insurance market.
The availability of cheaper, off-brand cigarettes is associated with an increase in infant mortality.
A long-shot effort by Senators Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy to repeal the Affordable Care Act got new life on Monday, with a showdown vote possible soon.
Drug companies and doctors have been accused of fueling the opioid crisis, but some question whether insurers have played a role, too.
Poor nations get high marks for meeting important goals. But the Gateses warn that deep aid cuts and donor fatigue still could doom millions.
A study found that people with a high ratio of two gut bacteria lost more weight than those with a low ratio.
The European leg of her “Joanne” tour, scheduled to start Thursday in Barcelona, will be pushed back to 2018. She had canceled a show in Brazil last week.
Chipped teeth from tongue piercings or infected cartilage are among the health risks parents and pediatricians should watch for.
To be most effective, new therapies may require patients to recognize and respond to the early warning signs of a migraine.
The New York Times and ProPublica have teamed up to investigate who is to blame for skyrocketing drug prices — and have turned up some surprising answers.