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AIDS Activists Still Fight Stigma

A new report settles the debate over when AIDS came to the U.S. But survivors of the early days of the epidemic say they still must fight stigma.

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:55:38 GMT
HIV Epidemic Started in New York in 1970, Study Shows

The HIV virus first landed in New York in the 1970s and spread to the world from there, a new genetic study shows. And it clears "Patient 0".

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:54:58 GMT
Breast Cancer Poses Unique Challenges for Trans Community

Transgender men and women face unique challenges when getting screened and seeking treatment for breast cancer.

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 15:47:00 GMT
Placebos Help Kids With Migraines

Sugar pills worked as well at preventing kids' migraines as two commonly used headache medicines, researchers found to their surprise.

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:51:14 GMT
Jury Awards $70M to Woman in Baby Powder Lawsuit

A California woman has been granted more than $70 million in her lawsuit alleging that years of using Johnson& Johnson's baby powder caused her cancer.

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:23:00 GMT
Pentagon Has Been Forking Out Millions for EpiPens

Price hikes on EpiPens have added millions to Department of Defense spending since 2008 as the agency covered more prescriptions.

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:18:00 GMT
These Three-Parent Kids Grew Up OK

More than a dozen babies born using a controversial 'three-parent' technique have grown into healthy teenagers.

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:54:00 GMT
Voters Worry More About Drugs Than Obamacare

Obamacare is getting a lot of headlines this week, but voters say they care more about high drug prices.

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:43:00 GMT
Tommy John for Teens: Why Kids Get Major League Surgery

More than half of patients are between 15 and 19.

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:08:00 GMT
HHS Head: Premiums Will Increase, But So Will Subsidies

HHS' Sylvia Burwell said Wednesday that an increase in costs is a result of insurers initially underpricing, and not a sign of a broken system.

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:58:00 GMT
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