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1 in 5 households has medical debt. That includes people with private insurance.

Medical debt is leaving many people in the U.S. unable to afford groceries or pay their mortgages, even among the insured, research published Friday has…

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Another phoned-in terror threat sends police to Boston Children’s Hospital

Police responded to Boston Children’s Hospital late Friday after another phoned-in terror threat, reports NBC News 10, the second in two weeks. The nature of…

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Michigan Supreme Court ruling paves way for voters to decide on abortion rights constitutional amendment

Michigan voters will decide whether to enshrine abortion rights in a constitutional amendment this fall after a ruling by the state’s Supreme Court. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2022-election/michigan-supreme-court-ruling-paves-way-voters-decide-abortion-rights-rcna46951…

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Texas judge rules employers not required to cover HIV prevention drugs

Federal judge says employers don’t need to cover PrEP drugs if it violates companies’ religious beliefs A federal judge in Texas has ruled that employers…

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How, where and when to get updated Covid booster shots targeting BA.5

The CDC has recommended updated Covid booster shots from Pfizer and Moderna. The shots target the original virus and omicron subvariants BA.4 and BA.5. Source:…

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FTC sues company for selling identifiable location data, including abortion clinic visits

The Federal Trade Commission has sued a data broker called Kochava, alleging the company sold geolocation information that could be used to reveal visits to…

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Arkansas can’t ban treatment of transgender kids, court says

A federal appeals court on Thursday said Arkansas can’t enforce its ban on transgender children receiving gender affirming medical care. A three-judge panel of the…

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Promising cancer treatment can save lives. Rural Americans don’t have easy access to it.

Suzanne BeHanna initially turned down an experimental but potentially lifesaving cancer treatment. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/cancer/lifesaving-cancer-treatment-reach-rural-people-rcna44281 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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HIPPA faces test in new abortion reality

Doctors are weighing the legal risks of turning over ultrasounds and other personal health records if prosecutors or law enforcement demand the information to enforce…

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Meta faces lawsuit for allegedly collecting patient health data without consent

Meta may have scooped up sensitive medical information without consent. The Vergereports that two proposed class-action lawsuits accuse the company and hospitals of violating HIPAA,…

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State of California to brand its own low-cost insulin

As manufacturing trends have progressed from offshoring to nearshoring to onshoring, California seeks to go a step further with manufacturing low-cost biosimilar insulin with the…

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Report: The US organ transplant network is failing desperate patients

The US network that matches donated kidneys, livers and hearts with desperate patients has serious issues and “needs to be vastly restructured,” according to a…

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DeSantis moves to ban transition care for transgender youths, Medicaid recipients

Florida Gov. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/desantis-moves-ban-transition-care-transgender-youth-medicaid-recipien-rcna31736 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Marc Caputo

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As Covid cases rise, officials plead for more funding

Covid rising in the U.S.: Biden administration officials are warning they need more money from Congress to buy vaccines, treatments and tests for anticipated fall…

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Getting abortion pills by mail is already more complicated than it might seem

Most states have at least one restriction on medication abortion beyond the FDA rules. Overturning Roe v. Wade would further limit access. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/getting-abortion-pills-mail-already-complicated-might-seem-rcna28420 Droolin’…

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Warren floats executive actions for Biden admin to lower drug prices

The last effort to pass major prescription drug pricing reform was last year, before the measure stalled in the Senate. Source: https://www.politico.com/minutes/congress/04-25-2022/warrens-letter/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Oklahoma governor signs bill making nearly all abortions illegal

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) on Tuesday signed into law a bill that makes providing an abortion a felony. Driving the news: The legislation bans…

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Texas woman faces murder charge for alleged “self-induced abortion”

Authorities in Texas say they’ve charged a 26-year-old woman with murder for allegedly causing “the death of an individual by self-induced abortion,” AP reports. Driving…

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Alabama passes bill criminalizing medical care for transgender youth

Bill would make it a felony to provide medical care including hormone treatment and puberty blockers to minors Alabama lawmakers have passed a bill that…

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All the Health Insurance Words You Need to Know But Were Too Embarrassed to Ask About

Whether your health insurance is offered to you by an employer or you get it through the Affordable Care Act marketplace, most plans use the…

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How Three Women in a Truck Are Trying to Fix Rural Mississippi’s Health Woes

INDIANOLA, Miss. — On a humid day in late September, a box truck with images of people and trees decorating the cargo trailer was parked…

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People in the U.S. can now order 4 more free Covid tests online

The Biden administration is sending out another round of free at-home Covid-19 antigen tests via COVIDtests.gov. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/people-us-can-order-four-free-covid-tests-online-rcna19018 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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