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Obama and Democrats plan strategy meeting to protect Obamacare

Eager to stop Republicans from destroying his signature healthcare law, Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers will meet next week to try to forge a common strategy. Obama also plans a major valedictory speech in Chicago, his hometown, shortly before his presidency ends.<p>Planned Parenthood sues to …

Affordable Care Act

Trump vows ‘insurance for everybody’ in Obamacare replacement plan

President-elect Donald Trump said in a weekend interview that he is nearing completion of a plan to replace President Obama’s signature health-care law with the goal of “insurance for everybody,” while also vowing to force drug companies to negotiate directly with the government on prices in …

Health Care

Donald Trump confirmed yesterday that his veterans’ health “plan” is a joke

One of Donald Trump’s major themes on the 2016 campaign trail was the need to improve the health care offerings afforded to America’s veterans. We’re going to “take care of our veterans like they have never been taken care of before” was a fairly typical stump speech line, though he sometimes …

Donald Trump

Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases

Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how true that is. They developed a device that uses nanoparticles to identify 17 different diseases, including lung cancer and Parkinson's …

Cancer

Want to Lose Weight? Add This One Thing to Your Diet

<i>What are the best ways to lose weight? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Keck Medicine of USC, 500+ internationally renowned doctors at a leading academic medical center, on Quora:</b><p>Learn the …

Trump lawsuits to watch in 2017

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump is not afraid of litigation.<p>During the presidential campaign alone, he threatened to sue sexual assault accusers, The New York Times for publishing Trump's tax returns and the accounts of two sexual assault accusers, Ted Cruz over his citizenship, and those who created a …

3-D printed organs give surgeons practice runs

"It's hard to have one cancer and then hear you have another cancer," said Charles Lewis as he sat in the Houston headquarters of Lazarus 3D.<p>Three …

Doctors are calling on President-elect Donald Trump to 'do no harm'

We are a group of doctors who saw in your presidential campaign a threat to the health and well-being of the country. We wrote an open letter sharing our concerns, which more than 600 doctors signed.<p>You were not our candidate. But now you will be our president and, more important, our patients' …

Avocado: all the health benefits of this superfood

Avocados are great in salads, smoothies and even in chocolate cakes but what are the health benefits of this popular superfood and what is 'good fat'?<p>What's so super about it?<p>Avocados are brimming with essential nutrients, including potassium, B-vitamins and folic acid. They also act as a so-called …

15 disturbing consequences of eating too much sugar

People have been sounding warnings about the dangers of too much sugar for a long time. As early as 1957, John Yudkin, a professor of nutrition at Queen Elizabeth College in London, began arguing that when it came to heart disease and other chronic ailments, sugar — not fat — was the primary …

Diabetes

5 Traits Older Generations Don't Understand About Millennials

Here's what you're not getting.<p>Millennials are a hot topic because they are the modern-day disrupters. They're the generation causing the most change. They're the ones redefining the way things get done--and they're the ones closest to the action. They are both the prized spending demographic as …

Demographics