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Updates in Health News:

Boy's hospital bill goes viral amid health care debate

CBS News - 2 hours ago
A New Jersey mom says she posted her 3-year-old son's heart surgery bill online to show how potential changes in the health care law could drastically increase out-of-pocket costs for those with...

These states have the fattest pets — and they might surprise you

Washington Post - 7 hours ago
It might seem logical that the states with the highest prevalence of overweight people would have the highest percentages of hefty pets. Surely all those fit Coloradans with their outdoorsy...

3 People Have Caught Plague in New Mexico This Month

Live Science - 2 hours ago
Fleas that bite rodents infected with the bacteria that cause the plague can transmit the disease to people. Credit: Janice Haney Carr/CDC. Three people in New Mexico have been infected with plague...

President Trump wants you to know he actually does care about HIV/AIDS

Washington Post - 2 hours ago
The White House has issued an earnest statement attributed to President Trump about HIV/AIDS in America. It is technically accurate, apolitical and strikes just the right notes in terms of being...

As lawmakers debate GOP healthcare bill, new study finds stripping people of insurance can be deadly

Los Angeles Times - 21 hours ago
The number of Americans who die prematurely would rise by about 29,000 each year if the health reform plan put forth by Senate Republicans were to go into full effect, a new report suggests. As...

Boston Children's named best pediatric hospital for 5th year in row

The Boston Globe - 2 hours ago
Boston's Children's Hospital was named the best pediatric hospital in the country by U.S. News and World Reportfor the fifth year in a row on Tuesday. “It is certainly an honor to be named...

Increasing reports of side effects from cosmetics

CBS News - 7 hours ago
When you purchase a new eye shadow or shampoo, you expect those products will be safe and that they won't cause skin breakouts -- or worse. But new research found that's not always the case....

Merck, Heritage Valley Health System, caught in global cyberattack

MedCity News - 3 hours ago
On Tuesday, global pharma giant Merck & Co confirmed its computer network had been compromised as part of a widespread cybersecurity attack, which also impacted at least one health system and...

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