The Supreme Court on Friday voted 6-3 to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and the 1992 Planned Parenthood v. Casey decision, eliminating the constitutional right to an abortion and leaving the legality of abortion up to individual states.
For the third year in a row, Los Alamos County, New Mexico, is the healthiest community in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2022 "Healthiest Communities Rankings," which ranks counties and county equivalents on 10 health-related criteria.
Medicare could have saved billions on generic prescription drugs if they had been purchased through Mark Cuban's discount online pharmacy, which offers significantly lower prices on many generic medications, according to a new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine. But Advisory Board's Chloe Bakst weighs in to explain why Medicare drug spending is about much more than just the cost of prescriptions.
A new study published Tuesday in the British Journal of Sports Medicine suggests that the inability to stand on one leg for 10 seconds nearly doubles the risk of death over the next seven years for individuals in later life.
FDA authorizes the first Covid-19 test to identify and differentiate between different coronavirus variants, the United States begins its rollout of vaccines for children under five, and more in this week's roundup of Covid-19 news.
The Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that Marietta Memorial Hospital Employee Health Benefit Plan did not violate federal law by limiting outpatient dialysis benefits, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, the District of Columbia, and Rhode Island.