Police arrested a mother who they accused of intentionally leaving her two-year-old daughter at a Riverside market called Food 4 Less."Police accuse mother of abandoning two-year-old daughter at Riverside market"
A provision in the 2010 health law required these hospitals to justify their tax exemption by demonstrating involvement in community health. Repeal, replace or repair could stall that momentum."Obamacare Pushed Nonprofit Hospitals To Do Good Beyond Their Walls. Now What?"
Researchers, who detail the women’s experiences in the New England Journal of Medicine, say it exposes the need for better regulation of clinical trials."Experimental Stem Cell Treatment Leaves 3 Women Blind"
A Texas man was executed after he killed his father and the infant son of the latter, authorities confirmed."Texas man executed for killing infant son, friend"
A Vancouver boy died after anesthesia was administered during dental routine visit when he underwent cavity fillings and other dental procedures."Four-year-old boy dead due to dental anesthesia"
A mother-of-six, who has been living in the United States for the last 18 years but remained undocumented, was told by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials she has to go back to Mexico after she was told she could stay for another year."Mother told by ICE officials she has to go back to Mexico this summer"
Ben Affleck took to Facebook to reveal he completed rehabilitation for alcohol addiction and said he did this in order to live a full and happy life with his kids."Ben Affleck reveals he just completed rehab for alcohol addiction"
Advanced Sports International recalls Fuji Bicycles because the rear wheel freehub can slip while pedaling, posing a fall hazard."Advanced Sports International recalls Fuji Bicycles due to fall hazard"
Performance Designed Products has announced the recall of Battery Chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers because the battery chargers can overheat and damage the XBOX ONE video game controller, posing a burn hazard to consumers."Battery Chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers recalled due to burn hazard"
LIVLY has issued a recall of Children’s Sleepwear because the children’s robes and pajama sets fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children."LIVLY recalls Children’s Sleepwear due to violation of Federal Flammability Standard"
Nearly half of the people in this month’s Kaiser Family Foundation tracking poll believe the Republican legislation will increase the number of uninsured Americans and increase coverage costs."Americans Not Sold On Cost And Coverage Claims In GOP’s Health Bill"
Despite sharp declines in coal exports and imports, the United States continues to remain a net exporter of coal in 2016, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Tuesday."U.S. records first decline in coal imports since 4 years as coal exports fall again"
For patients killed or maimed by medical errors, doctors and hospitals still often deny wrongdoing. But newer programs offering prompt disclosure of medical errors, an apology and compensation for them or their families are growing."Two Words Can Soothe Patients Who Have Been Harmed: We’re Sorry"
A growing number of patients fail to fill prescriptions because the cost of cancer drugs is too high."Sticker Shock Forces Thousands Of Cancer Patients To Skip Drugs, Skimp On Treatment"
The numbers show that President Trump’s choice for FDA commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, has long-standing ties to pharmaceutical companies as a board member or consultant and that he had to recuse himself multiple times while working at the FDA."By The Numbers: Trump’s Choice For FDA Chief Is Versatile, Entrenched In Pharma"