Newsletter editor Brianna Labuskes wades through hundreds of health care policy stories each week, so you don't have to.
Californians must have health insurance starting next year or face a hefty tax penalty. But, as with the now-defunct federal tax penalty for b…
There’s something new in this year’s Covered California open-enrollment period: Consumers are learning whether they will qualify for new state…
Justices from the right and left ask whether Congress needs to keep its promises.
Add the diabetes drug metformin to the list of medications possibly contaminated with a carcinogen that has led to recalls of other medications.
A WalletHub study has determined where Americans can get the best and worst health care.
The case revolves around a health law provision designed to help insurers recover some losses because they had an unusually high number of sic…
Flu is one of medicine's most unpredictable foes. Here are a few things you should know about the illness.
Here are a few tips on keeping your health and finances in order through the holiday season.
For a moment Friday, you could've heard a pin drop at the Genesis Medical Center in Davenport.
Women who said they used permanent hair dye in the year before enrolling in a study were 9% more likely to develop breast cancer compared to w…
Newsletter editor Brianna Labuskes wades through hundreds of health care policy stories each week, so you don’t have to.
A new change to the Supplemental Nutrition Program will affect many Quad-Citians.
Polls show that health care is at the top of voters’ issues, but the polls also say Democrats, let alone other Americans, are not ready for “M…
Unfortunately, the answer may very well be yes.
Mindfulness is the practice of being in a situation or being confronted with information, be it welcome or unwelcome, and taking a beat or two…
Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, with death rates on the rise.
To be sure, digital addiction is real. But risks of too much screen time are often overblown.
A patient at a southern New Jersey hospital inadvertently got a transplanted kidney that was intended for another patient.
Genesis Health System is warning patients about a scam about DNA testing.
The holiday season and winter weather is closing in, both of which have a big impact on blood donation.
The term “vast” sets a high bar.