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Health Law Repeal Will Miss Trump?s 100-Day Target Date
by THOMAS KAPLAN and ROBERT PEAR
27 Apr 2017 at 9:52pm
House Republican leaders failed Thursday to round up enough votes for their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Winning While Pregnant: How Athletes Do It
by RONI CARYN RABIN
27 Apr 2017 at 3:00am
Serena Williams won the Australian Open in her eighth week of pregnancy, a time when many women are dead tired and suffering from morning sickness.
Global Health: Inexpensive Drug Prevents Deaths in New Mothers, Study Finds
by DONALD G. McNEIL Jr.
26 Apr 2017 at 3:46pm
Postpartum hemorrhage, which kills 100,000 women in developing countries, can be treated with a nearly forgotten blood-clotter invented in the 1950s.
Anthem Threatens to Leave Health Exchanges if Subsidies Are Halted
by REED ABELSON
26 Apr 2017 at 1:57pm
The insurer?s earnings beat expectations, but it warned it could withdraw from some marketplaces or raise rates if the government does not continue co-payment subsidies for low-income people.
Ties: An Older Dad, Down for the Count
by ROBERT MARKOWITZ
28 Apr 2017 at 3:00am
My daughter?s adolescence arrived with my 60th year, and the girl had a mean left jab. Were we both getting too old for horseplay?
Diabetes Tied to Brain Abnormalities
by NICHOLAS BAKALAR
27 Apr 2017 at 3:03pm
People with Type 2 diabetes had brain changes in areas related to memory and planning.
Learning to Talk Like a Woman (or Man)
by CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS
25 Apr 2017 at 9:35am
A growing number of speech language therapists cater to transgender clients seeking to retrain their voices.
Phys Ed: The Best Thing to Eat Before a Workout? Maybe Nothing at All
by GRETCHEN REYNOLDS
26 Apr 2017 at 3:00am
Fasting before exercise may have beneficial effects on fat cells.
Most New York City Schools Had High Lead Levels, Retests Find
by KATE TAYLOR
28 Apr 2017 at 5:13pm
In a second round of water testing, 83 percent of school buildings had at least one outlet with levels above the E.P.A.?s threshold for action.
Lincoln Center to Host Theater Festival for Autistic Audience
by ANDREW R. CHOW
28 Apr 2017 at 9:38am
The Big Umbrella Festival, arriving in April 2018, hopes to make theater a safe space for children on the autism spectrum.
Dr. Joseph Lifschutz, Who Asserted Confidentiality Right for Therapists, Dies...
by SAM ROBERTS
28 Apr 2017 at 1:07pm
Dr. Lifschutz spent a weekend in jail in 1969 defending his position that a privilege of confidentiality should be extended to psychotherapists.
Big City: Baby-Making by Lottery
by GINIA BELLAFANTE
27 Apr 2017 at 3:59pm
Giving away costly reproductive treatments by the luck of the draw makes clear our Las Vegas-style culture of medicine, where you have to ante up for better care.
Public Health: The G.O.P. Health Bill Is Alive Again. Here?s a Quick Way to C...
by MARGOT SANGER-KATZ
27 Apr 2017 at 1:40pm
A look at what the health bill would do, who it would affect, and how it changed to get the conservative Freedom Caucus to yes.
No Bones About It: Scientists Recover Ancient DNA From Cave Dirt
by GINA KOLATA
27 Apr 2017 at 11:00am
With a new technique, German researchers isolated Neanderthal and Denisovan DNA from sediment alone, opening new possibilities in archaeology.
Diagnosis: What Caused This College Student?s Stomach Pain and Vomiting?
by LISA SANDERS, M.D.
27 Apr 2017 at 2:00am
No one could figure out the problem ? until it was too late.