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CVS and Walgreens will dispense the abortion pill mifepristone in certain states following updated FDA guidelines, expanding abortion services accessibility.
Residents of Denver Heights in San Antonio discuss the neighborhood's culture and issues, including the joy and challenges of living in a historic yet evolving area with infrastructure needs.
The Illinois Department of Public Health adopts new CDC guidelines that emphasize protecting vulnerable populations and recommend additional booster shots for those aged 65 and older.
Bellevue Officer Kevin Bereta faces loss of medical benefits following an accident while securing VP Harris' motorcade; his recovery precludes him from working.
UTHealth Houston is hosting a free health fair on March 9 in Eastex/Jensen, providing screenings and education, alongside the Houston PAP Project for cervical cancer screenings.
Over 20 people in Pennsylvania have been poisoned by lead-laden applesauce, with the contamination traced to an Ecuadorian facility. Lawsuits are being filed against the brands involved.
The Kent COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is closing on March 30, urged by Public Health for people, especially those over 65, to get their shots before the shutdown.
Philadelphia's measles outbreak, which began in December, is declared over by the city's health department after six weeks without a new case. Nine people had been infected, and the high local vaccination rates were key to controlling the spread.
Texas extends Medicaid and CHIP postpartum coverage from 2 months to a full year, effective March 1, 2024, aiding maternal health following bipartisan legislation.
Every Cure, a nonprofit, received a $48.3 million contract from ARPA-H to develop its AI platform, MATRIX, for drug repurposing to treat various diseases.
Mesa offers five tips to foster reading habits, including starting small, setting goals, creating a tranquil reading space, seizing spare moments for reading, and joining reading groups.
Researchers from Texas McCombs developed an AI model that can improve diabetes prevention and could potentially save billions in healthcare costs by better allocating resources.
Los Angeles County health officials have warned against water activities at several beaches due to high bacterial levels, including a closure at Inner Cabrillo Beach following a sewage spill.