Healthcare


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UPDATED: This Map Shows Where and Who Coronavirus Has Hit the Hardest This Week in PR

The local Medical Task Force lacks COVID tracking information needed to recommend new safety measures that the government will implement on Sept. 11.

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Sen. Ted Cruz Gets Backlash for Spreading Misinformation About Abortion Medication

The Texas Republican claimed, against all evidence, that Mifeprex, a drug used in early abortions, is "a dangerous pill."

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COVID-19 Infections Are Rising Among Kids in Puerto Rico

In July, the number of positive cases in children under 10, and between 10 and 19 years old, grew dramatically.

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Joe Biden Has Released His Healthcare Plan. Here’s What It Means for You.

The presumptive Democratic contender promises that as president he will work to protect and build on the Affordable Care Act.

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More Than 23,000 Kids Have Gotten COVID in Fla. Here’s How to Keep Yours Safe.

Although the coronavirus pandemic is surging in Florida, the CDC offers new guidelines to protect kids.

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Pregnant Women Are Added in COVID-19 Risk Groups

The CDC updated its list of which Americans are at higher risk for severe cases of COVID-19, adding pregnant women and removing age alone as a factor.

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I’m a Former VP at Cigna. Health Insurers Are No Friend to Racial Equity.

As a former health insurance executive who oversaw corporate communications, I know first-hand that these recent carefully crafted commitments to racial justice are designed to paper over a shameful truth.