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Unhappiest Hospital Patients Are In New York City, Chicago And Florida

Not all hospital patients are alike. Some are harder to satisfy. Especially those who are admitted to hospitals in and […]

Conservative Appeals Court Judge Writes Opinion Upholding Health Law

An appeals court judge appointed by President Ronald Reagan just wrote an opinion affirming the constitutionality of the federal law […]

Investigating DHS Child Deaths

A Special Review Committee of the Human Services Commission is looking at child deaths at the Department of Human Services.

Insurance Penalties For Smokers Draw Wide Support

When it comes to improving health, there are carrots and there are sticks. One way to try to influence people’s […]

A Disco Beat Isn’t Enough For CPR Stardom

“Disco Science,” which you may know from the movie Snatch, has joined the ’70s hit “Stayin’ Alive” and the British […]

Rising Health Costs Lead Companies To Drop Part-Time Benefits

Wal-Mart’s recent decision to cut benefits for new, part-time employees may be part of a trend, as companies grapple with […]

Religious Groups Want Relief From Birth Control Mandate

Faith-based health providers got a chance to vent about new federal rules that require them to offer prescription contraceptives as […]

Study: Regular Drinking Appears To Boost Breast Cancer Risk

Women who raise a glass just a few times a week appear to have a higher risk of getting breast […]

CDC: Time To Curb ‘Shocking’ Epidemic Of Narcotics Overdoses

Federal officials say they’re making headway in their push to stem abuse of addictive painkillers. Still, they say, U.S. doctors […]

Exhibitors Strut Offbeat Wares At Public Health Confab

At the heart of every convention worth its salt is the exhibit hall. But only at the American Public Health […]

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