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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has been sending a flurry of mixed messages on health care, raising questions about the White House strategy. Repeal and replace "Obamacare." Just repeal. Or let it fail — maybe with a little nudge. Democrats say the confusing signals are...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Geneva-based international health organization Medicins Sans Frontieres — also known as Doctors Without Borders — says it has opened an outpatient clinic in the city of Kunduz in northern Afghanistan. The announcement comes nearly two years after U...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's only veterans hospital has appointed two more interim leaders as whistleblower doctors continue to call for a third-party investigation into substandard treatment and conditions. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin removed hospital...
CHICAGO (AP) — The nation's largest doctors' group urged senators on Friday to stop trying to repeal or replace Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act and instead begin a bipartisan effort to stabilize the insurance marketplace. The American Medical Association said proposed...
CHICAGO (AP) — Cancer patients' gray hair unexpectedly turned youthfully dark while taking novel drugs, and it has doctors scratching their heads. Chemotherapy is notorious for making hair fall out, but the 14 patients involved were all being treated with new immunotherapy drugs...
CAIRO (AP) — An international aid organization warned Friday that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's 2010 outbreak, is likely to worsen in the rainy season. The United Kingdom-based OXFAM group said in a statement that cholera in Yemen is now "the largest...
LONDON (AP) — A British judge has said the parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard can present new evidence at upcoming hearings to determine his fate. Judge Nicholas Francis, who has overseen the latest round of hearings in the case at London's High Court, said Friday that...
CAIRO (AP) — An international aid organization is warning that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's 2011 outbreak, is likely to worsen in the rainy season. The UK-based OXFAM group said Friday cholera in Yemen is now "the largest ever recorded in any country...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hawaii consistently ranks among the healthiest states, but a federal survey found Native Hawaiians are in unusually bad health. Native Hawaiians — descendants of Hawaii's original Polynesian settlers — are in worse health than many other Americans. They were more...