By Eric Whitney Kaiser Health News A Gallup poll released Tuesday says that the Affordable Care Act is significantly increasing the number..
In an age in which people can find ratings on restaurants, books, movies and the stuff they buy on Amazon, why don’t patients know..
By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News During a hernia operation, Dorothea Handron’s surgeon unknowingly pierced her bowel. It took five days..
States reach settlement over drugs Advair, Paxil and Wellbutrin Raleigh: Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline will pay North Carolina and 44..
A bill that would restrict the use of tanning beds by teens under 18 made it through the House last year … and has been sitting ever..
By Stephanie Soucheray For most, hearing the word “rabies” conjures up a few images: The tear-jerking finale of Old Yeller or being so..
By Pamela M. Prah Stateline A new rule from the Obama administration designed to provide better pay and working conditions to two million..
A law enacted by the General Assembly last year allows pharmacists to give more immunizations, creating new business for drug stores. By..
By Rose Hoban As lawmakers worked their way through a bill to ban tanning beds for teens under 18 years old last summer, researchers at..
Overnight low temperatures this week could pose dangers to vulnerable people who don’t have adequate shelter. So, agencies around the..