News

Louisiana officials aim to reduce number of people who lose Medicaid coverage

By Victor Skinner | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – The Louisiana Department of Health expects ...

Health

New Weight Loss Drugs Carry High Price Tags and Lots of Questions for Seniors

Judith Graham July 25, 2023 Corlee Morris has dieted throughout her adult life. After her weight began climbing ...

Health

Once the New Over-the-Counter Birth Control Pill Is Available, What About Cost and Coverage?

Michelle Andrews July 19, 2023 Last week, the FDA approved Opill, the first daily oral contraceptive that will ...

Health

In Older Adults, a Little Excess Weight Isn’t Such a Bad Thing

Judith Graham July 17, 2023 Millions of people enter later life carrying an extra 10 to 15 pounds, ...

Health

Aging Gracefully at Home

3 stylish safety and mobility products (Family Features) While aging is inevitable, it doesn’t mean you can’t do ...

Lifestyle

Highly Rated Diets to Support Heart Health

(Family Features) Eating healthy is an important goal for people looking to maintain or improve their physical health, ...

Health

New Charleston Museum Nods to Historical Roots of US Health Disparities

Lauren Sausser June 27, 2023 CHARLESTON, S.C. — Maude Callen, a Black nurse-midwife, delivered more than 800 infants ...

Health

E-Cigs Are Still Flooding the US, Addicting Teens With Higher Nicotine Doses

Liz Szabo, KFF Health News June 26, 2023 When the FDA first asserted the authority to regulate e-cigarettes ...

Health

‘We’re Not Doing That’: Why a Black Couple Wouldn’t Crowdfund to Pay Off Medical Debts

Noam N. Levey June 26, 2023 SUFFOLK, Va. — When Kristie Fields was undergoing treatment for breast cancer ...

Health

Which is Right for You, Medicare or Medicaid?

Medicare and Medicaid are two of the most important health programs in the U.S. Together, they help over ...

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