"Non-verbal, immobile" woman, 23, raped, impregnated in Fla. health care facility, lawsuit alleges

Escambia County, Fla. — The family of a 23-year-old “non-verbal, immobile” woman is suing a Florida health care facility, charging she was raped and impregnated while living there. But authorities say they haven’t been able to find DNA evidence of a pregnancy. CBS Mobile, Alabama affiliate WKRG-TV reports the family is seeking more than $15,000 […]

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Government Shutdown Brings Higher Health Bills To Some Families : Shots – Health News

Demonstrators affiliated with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association protested the federal shutdown at a Capitol Hill rally earlier this month in Washington, D.C. Alex Wroblewski/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Alex Wroblewski/Bloomberg/Getty Images Demonstrators affiliated with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association protested the federal shutdown at a Capitol Hill rally earlier this month […]

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Bill and Melinda Gates: World’s youngest are being saved by global health funds

Details: Bill said the returns from their investment into GAVI, the Global Fund, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative and Global Financing Facility have been “really fantastic.” Deaths from infectious diseases like HIV, malaria and measles have halved from their 1990 levels, a key factor in lowering death rates in the poorest countries. A child born […]

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New ‘planetary health diet’ can save lives and the planet, major review suggests

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Paris Jackson Checks Into a Treatment Facility to ‘Prioritize Her Physical and Emotional Health’

Paris Jackson is seeking treatment to improve her “emotional health,” PEOPLE has learned. “After a busy year of work engagements that took her all over the globe, Paris decided that she needed to take some time off to reboot, realign and prioritize her physical and emotional health,” a source close to the 20-year-old daughter of […]

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CVS pledges $100 million for community health programs

<!– –> MENUSEARCH QUOTES Health and Science CVS Health will spend $100 million over the next five years to support community health programs following its roughly $70 billion acquisition of health insurer Aetna. The initiative, dubbed “Building Healthier Communities,” seeks to improve access to affordable health care, manage health challenges like chronic conditions and opioids […]

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