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Nevada governor signs crime, gun, health, immigration laws

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nevada’s governor toured the Las Vegas area for bill-signing ceremonies Friday, making stops at a union hall, Chinatown Plaza, a state office building and a North Las Vegas community center to highlight the themes of [...]

Brazil Fails to Replace Cuban Doctors, Hurting Health Care of 28 Million

“Our Cuban brothers will be freed,” Mr. Bolsonaro said in an official campaign proposal presented to electoral authorities. “Their families will be allowed to migrate to Brazil. And, if they pass the revalidation, they will begin [...]

Seth Moulton discloses PTSD, unveils military mental health proposal

Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton said he hoped that opening up about his own experience with PTSD would help ease the stigma that veterans and nonveterans alike feel when confronted with mental illness. | Scott Eisen/Getty [...]

Health care administrator named to state ethics commission

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – A woman who oversees regulatory compliance at a private medical practice in southern New Mexico has been named to the state’s fledgling ethics commission. Republican House minority leader James Townsend announced [...]

California eyes health care for illegal immigrants

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers are considering proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally. Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom [...]

How Mike Pence’s ‘Indiana mafia’ took over health care policy

Numerous top leaders of the department — including Secretary Alex Azar, Surgeon General Jerome Adams and Medicaid/Medicare chief Seema Verma — have ties to Vice President Mike Pence. | Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Share on [...]

UN health chief warns of ‘very high’ risk of Ebola spread

GENEVA (AP) – The head of the U.N. health agency says the risk that the Ebola virus will spread remains “very high.” Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was speaking Monday at the start of the World Health Organization’s annual assembly, [...]

Donald Trump, Florida GOP allies Ron DeSantis and Matt Gaetz brainstorm on health care

President Trump met with a pair of Floridian GOP allies, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Rep. Matt Gaetz, on Monday to brainstorm ways to “expand choice and competition” in health care and slash drug prices, including the safe importation of medicines. The [...]

Pakistan’s War on Polio Falters Amid Attacks on Health Workers and Mistrust

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistani officials had been hopeful that 2019 would be the year they would succeed in their campaign against polio, and declare Pakistan polio free. But a complete victory has proved elusive. Instead, the [...]

Trump’s health care blundering soothes Democratic infighting

Just about every Democrat has voiced support for Nancy Pelosi’s efforts to defend Obamacare — even if they disagree about where to go from there. | Toya Sarno Jordan/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House [...]