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  • US Supreme Court rejects Wisconsin appeal over abortion law

    MILWAUKEE The nation's highest court on Monday turned down Wisconsin's bid to reinstate a state law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, leaving the rule blocked for now amid an ongoing legal challenge. The U.S....
  • Closing of health centers causes patients to scramble

    Closing of health centers causes patients to scramble
    When Will Boyd arrived Wednesday at the People's Community Health Center's Brooklyn Park clinic, he was furious to learn that the center will close at the end of the month. The 63-year-old has two broken teeth needing repair and said he was told he...
  • Rest is the best medicine for young athletes

    Rest is the best medicine for young athletes
    Sports injuries from repetitive motion and overuse are on the rise among young athletes. Dr. Jason Smith, director of Riverside Sports Medicine in Newport News, counsels parents to let their children try multiple sports, to take at least a couple of...
  • Patients find fewer doctors, hospitals to choose from

    ATLANTA The cancer had already spread to her abdomen by the time Beth Brock managed to escape from her health insurance nightmare. The Woodstock business owner learned last fall her insurance didn't meet the Affordable Care Act's new standards, so she...
  • VA's acting chief tours Baltimore medical center

    VA's acting chief tours Baltimore medical center
    The acting secretary of veterans affairs said Tuesday that the agency would add more primary care physicians to the Maryland VA Health Care System to help reduce the long waits for veterans seeking appointments with doctors. Acting Secretary Sloan...
  • Walgreen expands health care focus in Arizona

    Walgreen expands health care focus in Arizona
    Walgreen Co. on Wednesday took another step on its path from retail pharmacy to health care company with a new pact to provide expanded services to patients in Arizona. The Deerfield-based pharmacy chain’s pharmacists and nurse practitioners will...
  • Doctors Embrace Old School Values In Retainer-based Medicine

    Doctors Embrace Old School Values In Retainer-based Medicine
    Like poodle skirts and the Studebaker, the days when doctors made house calls seem like throwbacks to a different era. It's hard to imagine in today's fast-paced health care system that there was ever a time when you could call your own doctors for help...
  • Expansion of end-of-life care order awaits governor's signature

    Expansion of end-of-life care order awaits governor's signature
    When it comes to where people in the U.S. die, there has for years been a gap between what people want and what usually happens. Most Americans would rather die at home. But only one third actually do, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...
  • Transparency in medical ratings improves care for all patients

    Whether you're buying a home, deciding where you'd like to go to dinner, or selecting a doctor — information is key. That's certainly what we believe as medical professionals and what we believe collectively here at Orlando Health. Over the years,...
  • READER SUBMITTED: UConn Health Fertility Center Receives Aetna Excellence Recognition

    The Center for Advanced Reproductive Services has been designated an Aetna Institute of Excellence Infertility Clinic for Assisted Reproductive Technology services. Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to...
  • Beware the rush to help people die

     Beware the rush to help people die
    The Medical Society of New Jersey, the state's largest physicians group, opposed a recently tabled bill for physician-assisted suicide. But it is pushing an alternative that may be just as bad: the Practitioner's Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, or...