State senators voted 25-6 for the bill that had overwhelmingly cleared the House of Representatives earlier this month. The legislation now goes to Gov. Kay Ivey, who will decide whether to sign the bill into law.
By Jason Kane
The Trump administration’s new deal to provide uninsured Americans with free drugs to prevent HIV infection could be a promising step, but actually reaching the very people most in need -- and convincing them to take it -- will be…
By Associated Press
The Oakland jury on Monday delivered Monsanto's third such loss in California since August.
By Roberta K. Timothy, The Conversation
As we celebrate moms this Mother’s Day, let's remember that maternal health is a right that many do not enjoy.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
Justice Department lawyers recently suggested that federal judges could salvage the Affordable Care Act's anti-fraud provisions, raising questions about keeping other parts as well.
By Kim Chandler, Associated Press
Anger erupted in the state Senate when some Republicans stripped exceptions for rape and incest from the bill.
By Kevin Freking, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
President Donald Trump on Thursday called for an end to the astonishingly high charges insured patients can face when a member of a medical team that treats them is not in their insurer's network.
By Brian Melley, Associated Press
The pesticide is in a class of organophosphates chemically similar to a nerve gas developed by Nazi Germany before World War II.
By Joseph Pisani, Associated Press
The world's largest retailer said the new rules will take effect in July in an effort to combat tobacco sales to minors.
By Bernard J. Wolfson, Kaiser Health News
The U.S. faces a growing shortage of mental health professionals trained to work with young people at a time when depression and anxiety are on the rise.
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