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Congressional Republicans took their first break from Washington under the new Trump Administration. And those, like Sen. Tom Cotton, R.-Ark., who actually tried to  hear out constituents in town halls got caught in an angry backlash. Voters let their…

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Back pain is one of Americans’ leading debilitating complaints, prompting us to spend billions of dollars annually for relief and costing more than $100 billion, especially in lost work and wages. But an influential physicians’ group, joining a growing…

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Some diligent, grown-up sons and daughters may want to check in on mom, dad, and grandma, grandpa, all the aunties and uncles, too. That’s because there’s yet another warning that too many doctors are whipping out their prescription pads all too readily…

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Doctors, nurses, and hospitals should stop ignoring colleagues who act like jerks because obnoxious physicians—think of  Dr. Gregory House, the TV internist—may hurt patients, especially in surgery. Researchers, who published a study in the JAMA Surgery,…

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Members of Congress are home in their districts for a week-long break, and many lawmakers are expected to get an earful from voters upset over many issues at the start of the Trump Administration, especially this: What the heck’s going on with health…

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Some young users are experimenting with different ways to vape, modifying their e-cigarettes to increase the smoke and the high—and raising more concerns about the health harms of this hot pastime. Researchers say they found that a quarter of the 1,800 or…

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Traffic, rock concerts, leaf blowers, and blaring head phones — these are among the many noise sources that have played a part in 40 million American adults suffering from hearing losses not caused by their work conditions, Uncle Sam says. The federal…

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To hear some powerful proponents tell it, Uncle Sam needs to really hurry up the government’s approval of drugs and medical devices. He’s got to make oversight over them easier, lighter, and less complex. But consider just some of the health news in…

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Do the leaders of professional hockey need to spend some time in the penalty box? It might seem so based on a report in the New York Times that the National Hockey League, as it battles its own players in court over the harms caused by repetitive head…

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Republicans jammed through their health policy guru in the middle of the night, and they and their new HHS Secretary are still trying to figure out what to do with the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. Insurance markets are on the brink of chaos, and…
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