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Study reveals nuances of racial inequalities in breast cancer prevention

Study reveals nuances of racial inequalities in breast cancer prevention

Review examines what influences HIV-positive patients to stay on antiretroviral drugs in Africa

Review examines what influences HIV-positive patients to stay on antiretroviral drugs in Africa

Newsom diverges sharply from Washington with health care budget

Newsom diverges sharply from Washington with health care budget

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ New Year, new health proposals

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ New Year, new health proposals

Hearing challenges still reported by high proportion of older people with hearing aids

Hearing challenges still reported by high proportion of older people with hearing aids

Income volatility may be linked with increased risk of developing heart disease

Income volatility may be linked with increased risk of developing heart disease

Parents’ work-family conflicts affect children’s health

Parents’ work-family conflicts affect children’s health

Study: Low wages, poor benefits leave many female health care workers below poverty line

Study: Low wages, poor benefits leave many female health care workers below poverty line

AGS expresses concern for future stability of high-quality, affordable health care

AGS expresses concern for future stability of high-quality, affordable health care

Hep C and drug abuse often go hand in hand, but screening for infection lags

Hep C and drug abuse often go hand in hand, but screening for infection lags

Young children in low-income, rural areas at higher risk for second- and third-hand smoke exposure

Young children in low-income, rural areas at higher risk for second- and third-hand smoke exposure

Energy costs, social isolation contribute to health risk of older adults in extreme weather

Energy costs, social isolation contribute to health risk of older adults in extreme weather

Study provides insight into health risks facing new mothers

Study provides insight into health risks facing new mothers

For the asking, a check is in the mail to help pay for costly drugs

For the asking, a check is in the mail to help pay for costly drugs

Link between poverty and obesity is only about 30 years old, study shows

Link between poverty and obesity is only about 30 years old, study shows

FSU study finds racial disparity among adolescents receiving flu vaccine

FSU study finds racial disparity among adolescents receiving flu vaccine

People covered by Michigan's expanded Medicaid program report improvements in health, finds study

People covered by Michigan's expanded Medicaid program report improvements in health, finds study

Regular bedtime, sufficient sleep in childhood may be important for healthy body weight in adolescence

Regular bedtime, sufficient sleep in childhood may be important for healthy body weight in adolescence

Study addresses continued challenges of lead poisoning prevention

Study addresses continued challenges of lead poisoning prevention

People with epilepsy who live in high-crime neighborhoods experience more seizures

People with epilepsy who live in high-crime neighborhoods experience more seizures