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2 White House Officials Helped Give Nunes Intelligence Reports

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WASHINGTON — A pair of White House officials played a role in providing Representative Devin Nunes of California, the Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, with the intelligence reports ...

North Carolina Strikes a Deal to Repeal Restrictive Bathroom Law

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ATLANTA — North Carolina’s Republican-controlled legislature and its Democratic governor announced late Wednesday that they had reached an agreement to repeal the controversial state law that curbs legal protections for ...

F.D.A. Approves First Drug to Treat Severe Multiple Sclerosis

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“This sort of opens the door for us,” said Dr. Fred D. Lublin, who was a crucial investigator for the clinical trial and is director of the Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson ...

How the Republicans Sold Your Privacy to Internet Providers

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On Tuesday afternoon, while most people were focused on the latest news from the House Intelligence Committee, the House quietly voted to undo rules that keep internet service providers — ...

Ivanka Trump, Shifting Plans, Will Become a Federal Employee

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Ms. Trump already has an office in the West Wing, and she said last week that she would serve as an informal adviser to her father. But that plan prompted ...

Severe Eczema Drug Is Approved by F.D.A.; Price Tag Is $37,000 a Year

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The best-selling products Humira and Enbrel, which treat the skin disease carry annual list prices of about $50,000. Although many patients with insurance will not be asked to pay the ...

'The VA Is On A Path Toward Recovery,' Secretary Of Veterans Affairs Says

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Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin says the Department of Veterans Affairs "is on a path toward recovery." "We have a clear mandate to do better, [and] to make sure ...

Senators Demand Answers About Possible Probe Of HHS Secretary Price

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Nine senators are pushing U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reveal what he knows about a reported investigation into Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price’s stock trades that a ...

This federal health care agency is once again on the chopping block

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A little-known federal agency responsible for making health care safer and more efficient has survived 20 years in Washington with a target on its back, but its time may be ...

Mike Flynn Offers to Testify in Exchange for Immunity

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March 30, 2017 6:29 p.m. ET WASHINGTON—Mike Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, has told the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional officials investigating the Trump campaign’s potential ...

Bill McCabe

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The world is constantly changing. The technology in a factory today is far different from what was there even a decade ago. Today, the industrial internet of things has already ...

Devin Nunes and the Tragedy of the Russia Inquiry

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Devin Nunes hurt his own cause. Photographer: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesFacebook Twitter Email Print Share National SecurityEli Lake is a Bloomberg View columnist. He was the senior national security correspondent for ...

Obamacare repeal talks break down in divided GOP

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House Republicans’ latest last-ditch effort to revive a GOP Obamacare replacement faltered late Wednesday night after talks between conservatives and moderates broke down. Senior members of the centrist Tuesday Group ...

A Positive Outlook May Be Good for Your Health

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Even when faced with an incurable illness, positive feelings and thoughts can greatly improve one’s quality of life. Dr. Wendy Schlessel Harpham, a Dallas-based author of several books for people ...

Report shares ideas for improved end-of-life care

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The inaugural Aspen Health Strategy Group (AHSG) report on improving end-of-life care pulls few punches in calling for significant changes in care design, delivery, financing, quality measurement and care provision.

A.I. Versus M.D.

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One evening last November, a fifty-four-year-old woman from the Bronx arrived at the emergency room at Columbia University’s medical center with a grinding headache. Her vision had become blurry, she ...

Paul Ryan, Brought Down to Size

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“Look, I’m a policy guy.” That was Paul Ryan’s line before last Friday, when the health care bill he designed in secret went down without a vote, his own party ...

A.I. Is Doing Legal Work. But It Won’t Replace Lawyers, Yet.

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“Where the technology is going to be in three to five years is the really interesting question,” said Ben Allgrove, a partner at Baker McKenzie, a firm with 4,600 lawyers.

After GOP Health Bill’s Demise, More States Weigh Expanding Medicaid

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Updated March 28, 2017 7:33 p.m. ET A growing number of states are considering expanding their Medicaid programs under the Affordable Care Act, after last week’s abrupt collapse of the ...

FDA Approves Regeneron and Sanofi’s Dupixent for Eczema

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Updated March 28, 2017 12:11 p.m. ET Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Sanofi SA said they would charge $37,000 annually in the U.S. for their newly approved eczema drug, a price ...

How Sex / Gender Influence Health & Disease (A-Z)

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Research on sex and gender differences — research that spans basic studies on cells to large, clinical trials involving thousands of patients — aims to understand health differences between males ...

Why Didn't Zika Cause A Surge In Microcephaly In 2016?

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Back in 2015, Brazil reported a horrific a surge in birth defects. Thousands of babies were born with brain damage and abnormally small heads, a condition called microcephaly. Scientists quickly ...

In Health Bill’s Defeat, Medicaid Comes of Age

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By the 1980s and ’90s, health insurance was becoming prohibitively costly, and wages were starting to stagnate. Employer-based health insurance was eroding. States led by Republicans as well as Democrats ...

House GOP health care peacemaking deteriorates

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Russian President Vladimir Putin said he's willing to meet with President Trump at a possible Arctic Summit in Finland or the G20 summit in July. He called the US anti-Russian ...

Silicon Valley’s Quest to Live Forever

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On a velvety March evening in Mandeville Canyon, high above the rest of Los Angeles, Norman Lear’s living room was jammed with powerful people eager to learn the secrets of ...

HHS wants 30% of its systems in the cloud this year

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Cloud ComputingThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services plans to increase the adoption rate of cloud services this year from 18.5 percent to 30 percent of its systems, HHS ...

This Is Almost Certainly James Comey’s Twitter Account

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Digital security and its discontents—from Hillary Clinton’s emails to ransomware to Tor hacks—is in many ways one of the chief concerns of the contemporary FBI. So it makes sense that ...

How nursing informatics helped Carolinas HealthCare eliminate 18 million clicks

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WorkflowIn an industry populated with physicians bemoaning too many clicks, healthcare organizations need to create a culture that believes IT will do more than just improve patient care. Electronic health ...

New York State Inches Closer To Single-Payer Plan With Pickup Of New Support

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The push to implement a “Medicare for all”-type system in New York state just took a significant step forward Wednesday. Sen. Jeffrey Klein, who heads the Independent Democratic Caucus in ...

GOP deadzone bill may worsen insurers' marketplace exodus

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A U.S. Senate bill meant to provide more insurance options for individuals living in markets with no Healthcare.gov plans could exacerbate the problem by taking away participation incentives and taking ...

FBI alert: Cybercriminals targeting FTP servers to compromise health data

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Cybercriminals are actively targeting file transfer protocol servers of medical and dental organizations, according to an FBI alert released March 22. Hackers operating anonymously are attempting to access protected health ...

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps

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We're celebrating 5 years of working together to make our nation healthier. Learn what's new and join in! Ready to take action, but not sure what to do next? We ...

Devin Nunes' Story About His White House Grounds Visit Simply Isn't Credible

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WASHINGTON ― Of the many questions surrounding House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), and his conduct in investigating President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia, the most puzzling has to ...

Trump’s Ignorance Extends To Foreign Affairs. That Could Be A Big Problem.

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WASHINGTON – Germany’s chancellor stood just a few feet away as President Donald Trump said her country’s trade negotiators had done a much better job than their American counterparts, but ...

South Carolina U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford: Trump threatened to back primary challenger against me

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WASHINGTON — Against the backdrop of crumbling negotiations over the GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, President Donald Trump said last week he wanted to oust ...

Here’s the Data Republicans Just Allowed ISPs to Sell Without Your Consent

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Financial and medical information. Social Security numbers. Web browsing history. Mobile app usage. Even the content of your emails and online chats. These are among the types of private consumer ...

Republicans Fuel Uncertainty Over Health Law’s Fate

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Updated March 29, 2017 7:13 p.m. ET Republicans, struggling to figure out their next steps after their health-care bill’s collapse, delivered mixed signals on Wednesday about how they will contend ...

Trump’s Plan To Gut Legal Aid Would Do The Most Damage In States That Supported Him

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MARTINSBURG, W.Va. ― Six days after the Trump administration proposed eliminating hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding for legal aid organizations, a domestic violence victim sat in Legal ...

Roskam rejects bid to revive failed GOP Obamacare repeal bill

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Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.), a former member of House Republican leadership, is leading a charge to bury Speaker Paul Ryan’s Obamacare replacement once and for all and start over, multiple ...

Providing Relief Right Now for Patients

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We asked 18 states if they're expanding Medicaid now that Obamacare is here to stay

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The failure of Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare doesn’t just preserve insurance coverage for the 22 million or so people who have gained coverage under the legislation. It could mean ...

Fox News Poll: Complete March 2017 Results

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Here are the latest Fox News Poll results:

Trump could blow up Obamacare with one move

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President Trump says that Obamacare is going to explode. But if that happens, it is likely because his administration supplies the spark that detonates the marketplaces. Story Continued Below The ...

After pledging to solve opioid crisis, Trump’s strategy underwhelms

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As a candidate, Donald Trump promised rural towns and states hit hard by opioid addiction that he'd solve the epidemic ravaging their communities. "We will give people struggling with addiction ...

Big data is actually 'Bigger Data' for healthcare

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AnalyticsStefano Bertozzi, dean and professor of health policy and management at the UC Berkeley School Of Public Health, likes to use a slightly different term for the Big Data. He ...

FDA approves new drug to treat multiple sclerosis

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On March 28, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Ocrevus (ocrelizumab) to treat adult patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS) and primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS). This ...

What Are the Best Snacks Before Bedtime?

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Q. I know it’s not good to eat close to bedtime, but I get hungry. What are the least harmful things I can eat — or drink — say, an ...

Missouri Rejects Federal Money In Order To Set Up Its Own Abortion Restrictions

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A new Missouri law cuts off a line of funding to all organizations that provide abortions in the state, including hospitals. For years, Missouri has helped low-income women pay for ...

The Crisis of Trumpism

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Trumpism is in crisis. This isn’t a function of poll numbers, or the Russia controversy, or any other melodrama of the past three months, but something more fundamental: No officeholder ...

White House Sends Jared Kushner To Meet With Top Senators On Improving The Criminal Justice System

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WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner, son-in-law and senior adviser to President Donald Trump, has been dispatched by the White House to discuss criminal justice reform issues with key senators, BuzzFeed News ...
 

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