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The Forgotten Victims Of A Capitol Hill Budget Fight

Sequestration reduced those funds even more and “put housing agencies into a ... discretionary programs, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Federal Drug Administration ... read more

Louisiana bracing for Zika threat with 19 confirmed cases, 'we have all the ingredients' for local transmission

The Centers for Disease ... fund balances the city could dip into to fight Zika if needed. Welch expects Zika to be a problem for years ahead, but said federal money could help researchers produce a v... read more

Obamacare Changes Could Hinder Drug Addicts From Getting Help

Now, as Congress and President ... efforts to get more people into treatment, said Lisa Clemans-Cope, a researcher with the Urban Institute, which analyzes health care policy. Because addiction is a c... read more

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States Worry That Obamacare Repeal Could Hurt Opioid Addiction Efforts

Now, as Congress and President ... efforts to get more people into treatment, said Lisa Clemans-Cope, a researcher with the Urban Institute, which analyzes health care policy. Because addiction is a c... read more


Eugenics, American Style

Testifying before Congress in the ... to women of all ages at no risk to the mother. In 1986, the State of California began requiring physicians to offer the tests to pregnant women. The state’s healt... read more

State funds programs to discourage teen sex

Massachusetts is one of 35 states — including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and West Virginia — to accept a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that must fund ... progra... read more

The Health 202: 11202018-health202

(It also strikes your Health ... a high risk of adverse events. More children have been diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis, the polio-like paralyzing illness, according to numbers released Monday b... read more

OSMA president: CDC's tobacco prevention efforts need full funding

While Cole has been a champion for public health, last summer his bill proposed cutting the CDC's tobacco control efforts by nearly one-fourth, putting proven programs like Tips at risk ... into law, ... read more

Living at Risk

Numerous pilot programs across the country have demonstrated that providing integrated HIV care that engages and respects trans women is feasible and successful in reducing HIV risk and improving heal... read more

With prevention we can make America healthy again

ADVERTISEMENT Programs, like the Diabetes Prevention Program for overweight adults, could improve the health of children ... third as overweight, putting many of us at high risk of diabetes — as well ... read more

Spending Deal Ends Uncertainty for Health Programs -- But at Cost to CDC

After more than four months, Congress ... Disease Control and Prevention’s budget and supports key public health activities like childhood lead poisoning prevention, vaccination, smoking cessation and ... read more



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