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Where's Masculinity Headed? Men's Groups And Therapists Are Talking
Sat, 18 May 2019 09:24:30 -0400
American men face higher rates of suicide than women and higher rates of incarceration. In the age of #MeToo, some men are turning to each other to build healthy esteem that builds up others too.
Highly Potent Weed Has Swept The Market, Raising Concerns About Health Risks
Wed, 15 May 2019 19:27:00 -0400
Most of the marijuana for sale in the U.S. has a far higher THC content than it did a few decades ago. Some scientists and doctors are concerned that the trend is making pot less safe.
Drugmaker Created To Reduce Shortages And Prices Unveils Its First Products
Wed, 15 May 2019 17:05:02 -0400
Civica Rx has plans to become an alternative source of generic drugs at reasonable prices for hospitals. The company's first medicines will be the antibiotics vancomycin and daptomycin.
Facing Homelessness And Crushing Medical Debt, A Renowned Jazz Guitarist Reaches Out
Wed, 15 May 2019 11:42:35 -0400
Kenny Burrell's wife launched a GoFundMe campaign, aiming to raise $100,000 to relieve their most immediate needs — an increasingly common course of action.
It's Not Just Measles. What You Should Know About Vaccines For Adults
Wed, 15 May 2019 08:31:54 -0400
Many people don't know which shots they need as they get older. And the vaccines can be tougher to keep track of because many adults go to the doctor less frequently than kids do.
Alabama Governor Signs Abortion Ban Into Law
Tue, 14 May 2019 22:04:00 -0400
The law bans nearly all abortions and is among the most restrictive in the country. It's part of a broader anti-abortion strategy to prompt the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider the right to abortion.
No Mercy: How A Kansas Town Is Grappling With Its Hospital's Closure
Tue, 14 May 2019 05:01:00 -0400
People in Fort Scott, Kan., depended on their local hospital for more than a century. In December, the hospital closed. Fort Scott residents now are trying to cope with life without it.
States Sue Drugmakers Over Alleged Generic-Price-Fixing Scheme
Mon, 13 May 2019 17:50:00 -0400
A new lawsuit brought by 44 states and Puerto Rico alleges an "industrywide" conspiracy by generic drug manufacturers to collude on prices and divide up the market.
Transplants A Cheaper, Better Option For Undocumented Immigrants With Kidney Failure
Sun, 12 May 2019 17:09:00 -0400
Across the country, there are about 6,500 undocumented immigrants with kidney failure, according to the National Institutes of Health. What kind of care they get depends on where they live.
Opinion: Keep Limits Intact On Medical Residents' Work Hours
Fri, 10 May 2019 10:23:28 -0400
Caps on shift lengths for medical residents were implemented to improve patient safety. Given the effects of sleep deprivation on emotional capacity and residents' well-being, why risk longer hours?

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