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Another Rivalry with Texas

Texas pays more than Oklahoma, both in salary and money for student loans, making things difficult for border towns.

How Do Racial Attitudes Affect Opinions About The Health Care Overhaul?

As the Supreme Court gets ready to hear a case involving the constitutionality of President Obama’s health care overhaul, social […]

Health Care In America: Follow The Money

The Supreme Court takes up the Affordable Care Act next week, and NPR will be exploring the questions surrounding health […]

Prone To Failure, Some All-Metal Hip Implants Need To Be Removed Early

When Susy Mansfield needed a hip replacement in 2009, her orthopedic surgeon chose a relatively new and untested kind of […]

USDA To Give Schools More Ground Beef Choices After Outcry Over ‘Pink Slime’

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has weighed in on the use of so-called pink slime in beef served in the […]

Feds To Pay For Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads

Federal health officials unveiled a graphic new anti-smoking campaign featuring testimonials from ex-smokers about the toll of tobacco on their […]

Doctors Revamp Guidelines For Pap Smears

Women should get screened for cervical cancer far less frequently than doctors have long recommended, according to new guidelines released […]

Canadian Hospitals That Spend More Get Better Results

Canada has long been a favored talking point for debates over the quality of America’s health system, alternatively cast as […]

Timing Of Birth Control Coverage May Differ For Students, Profs

Could Georgetown University students like Sandra Fluke have to wait an extra year for free birth control? There’s a reason […]

Death By Bacon? Study Finds Eating Meat Is Risky

Bacon has been called the gateway meat, luring vegetarians back to meat. And hot dogs are a staple at many […]

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