Doctors Concerned About Flu Season During Coronavirus Pandemic: 'Vaccination For Influenza Is The Most Important Thing We Can Do'Experts hope that already-established practices, such as social distancing and wearing masks, will keep numbers down.
Affordable Care Act Birth Control Case Will Be Argued By Phone To The U.S. Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court continues hearing arguments by telephone and Wednesday the justices will hear a high-profile case involving the Affordable Care Act.
Pediatric Hospital Responds To 'Internet Rumor: 'We Are NOT Separating Children From Parents'Cook Children's Medical Center is not separating children who may have coronavirus from their parents.
Only 1 North Texas City Cracks Top 50 On List Of List Of Healthiest & Unhealthiest U.S. CitiesOne Texas city cracked the Top 20 and two others were at the very bottom of the list when the most populated U.S. cities were compared when it comes to health.
House Passes Bill To Lower Prescription Drug CostsHouse Democrats have pushed through legislation that would empower Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices and offer new benefits for seniors.
New Guidelines Focus On Improving Surgery Decisions For Older PatientsThere's a move going on across the country to improve surgical care for older Americans, who increasingly are undergoing complex operations despite facing higher risks than younger patients.
President Trump Signs Executive Order To Make Health Care Costs More Transparent: 'We're Giving Power Back To Patients'While the industry welcomes price transparency some are skeptical about how it will all work.
Patients Turning Away From Family Doctors And To TelemedicineConvenience rules in health care now, where patients can use technology or growing options like walk-in clinics and urgent care centers to get help whenever they need it.
Texas Not-For-Profit Health Care Providers Baylor Scott & White, Memorial Hermann Call Off MergerTwo major not-for-profit health care providers in Texas have canceled plans to merge.
Health Care, Schools Top Finance-Heavy Agenda In StatesBig-dollar decisions about health care and education will top the agenda in many state capitols as lawmakers convene for their 2019 sessions.
Free Mobile Hospital Opens For 3-Day Run In Fort WorthHundreds lined up before sunrise outside the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth. Starting at 7:00 a.m. they will be receiving a variety of medical services free of charge.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
The Rising Cost Of Insulin: "Horror Stories Every Day"After years of rising prices, insulin costs in the U.S. are creating painful choices for some diabetics and their families.
Struggle For Transgender Rights Shifts To Health CareThe Trump administration is coming under fire for rewriting a federal rule that bars discrimination in health care based on "gender identity."
Deportation Fears Have Legal Immigrants Avoiding Health CareThe trend stabilized a bit as the year went on, but it remains clear that the increasingly polarized immigration debate is having a chilling effect on Hispanic participation in health care programs