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'Black mom kisses child's feet'

Covid Vaccines Safe For Pregnant

Excluded from initial testing, pregnant mothers received unclear guidance on covid vaccines. New studies indicate efficacy.

Gerontology 'Senior man bows head'

Seniors Lose Covid Confidence

With ever-present reminders of mortality, seniors struggle to remain hopeful during the pandemic.

Disability 'Mother playing with child'

Special Needs Son Health Care

This doctor thought she could navigate U.S. health care. Then her autistic son needed help.

Prescriptions 'Senior man with Alzheimer's'

Aduhelm Alzheimer’s Drug Controversy

Medicare and healthcare providers battle expensive drug with question­able results. Inside the tug of war over a controver­sial Alzheimer’s prescription.

Nutrition 'Moscow mule cocktails'

Moscow Mule Health Hazard

Nurse warns that popular cocktail, called the Moscow mule, could be a health hazard due to the vessel and key ingredient.


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Tiny Houses for Homeless

How the tiny-home movement is providing more than just a roof to homeless people.

Mental health 'Teen girl confrontation'

College Students Need Therapists

Amid a nationwide short­age, colleges and univer­sities are struggling to keep up with the demand for mental health services.

Immunology 'Mother and son quarantine'

Day-6 Covid Isolation

It’s day six of Covid, and a rapid antigen test comes back positive. stay home, say virologists.

Prescriptions 'Asian senior couple'

California Clinics to Cut Medicaid Rx

Budget cuts may cause California clinics provid­ing essen­tial Medicaid pre­scrip­tions to shut down. Some clinics may begin charging for drugs.

Woman 'Pregnant patient seated on hospital bed'

No Time Off For Miscarriage

Following miscarriages, workers have few guarantees for time off or job-based help.

Emotions 'Troubled teens'

Troubled Teen Industry Loopholes

Residential youth treatment programs sometimes use questionable methods for behavioral health issues. Despite state laws, families still complain.

Immunology 'Home Covid Test Package'

5 Things About ‘Free’ At-Home Covid Tests

Every person with private insurance can get full coverage for eight rapid tests a month. Now what?


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