In today's health connection, we talk to Medical Oncologist Dr. Charles Cowey of Texas Oncology-Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center about the prevalence of skin cancer in the U.S. and how you can prevent...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 03:28 PM CDT
Patients Beg for Pricey Drugs on Facebook Black Market
Desperate patients are swapping pricey pharmaceutical drugs on Facebook, NBC News reported.
NBC News searched Facebook and found postings to trade insulins, EpiPens, asthma inhalers and other prescription...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 02:17 PM CDT
Aetna Drops Last 2 State Markets Under Affordable Care Act
While Republicans rewrite the Affordable Care Act in Washington, the future of the current law has grown hazier with the nation's third-largest health insurer completely divorcing itself from state-based...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 11:48 AM CDT
Buzz Kill: California Police Work to Detect Drugged Drivers
Police in three California counties are testing what amounts to a breathalyzer for drug users — a device that some authorities and lawmakers said Wednesday is desperately needed now that voters have legalized...
Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 08:51 AM CDT
Scientists Find Root Cause of Gray and Balding Hair
Decades later, it's still hard to grasp what the federal government did to hundreds of black men in rural Alabama — even if you're among their descendants, lighting candles in their memory.
For 40 years...
The core group of 13 Republican senators tasked with crafting health care legislation to repeal Obamacare is under fire for not including any women senators, NBC News reports.
Some Republican women, like Sen....