| Mar 24, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Los Angeles resident Rosa Ceron and her family have been struggling to make ends meet since she lost her job and her husband suffered a heart attack.
Many necessities, including regular doctor and dentist visits, were put on the back burner because,...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:15 AM
CHEBOYGAN -- A day after administrators at Cheboygan Memorial Hospital say they had no choice but to close its doors, the outlook is bleak for the hospital's future and its 400 employees.
On Tuesday, the sale of Cheboygan Memorial to Flint-based...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 11:51 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court will, sometime this summer, rule on the constitutionality of the health care reform bill passed by Congress in March 2010.
The bill, known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, began to take effect in 2010, but many of...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 2:11 PM
The state of Maryland has received a $28.3 million performance bonus for its efforts in enrolling children in federal health programs.
The money was given to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Bon Secours Care-A-Van, is a mobile medical unit that travels throughout Hampton Roads providing health care to adults and children who are uninsured. All services are free, but donations are welcome.
The Care-A-Van provides general medical care,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:18 PM
Whoever wins the presidential election in November will confront urgent problems: Should tax cuts scheduled to expire be renewed? Should federal spending be cut to reduce the deficit or would that weaken an already lackluster economy? After one of the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:32 PM
An outbreak of a flu-like illness at an elementary school in Pacific, Wash., has parents worried about their children's health — and worried the worst is yet to come.
One hundred and sixteen of the 479 students at Alpac Elementary School were...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:17 AM
organization: Tarrant Independent School Consortium
date: November 4
address: 1600 Gendy Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Bring the whole family Sunday, November 4, 2012 to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History from 2:00 pm - 5:00pm to visit with...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Several Washington, D.C., lawmakers say they're considering a ban on large sugary drinks mirroring the one recently approved by the New York City Board of Health.
District of Columbia Councilwoman Mary M. Cheh said on Twitter that she is "open to...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
More than 30 years of scientific research have shown that children do best when raised by two loving, committed parents, regardless of gender. This is the conclusion reached by a comprehensive review of virtually every study on the subject conducted by...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:21 PM
I fear that the fight over the installation of a T-Mobile cell tower on North Avon Street is already a done deal. Why else would the mayor, the planning board and the City Council have changed the law last year that banned such installations in...