Allergists are warning of a shortage of a crucial product – honeybee, hornet, and wasp venom extracts used in shots that prevent life-threatening reactions.
Texas hospitals are eager to keep the federal waiver in place as the turmoil in Congress over repealing and replacing Obamacare only increases their jitters.
Spoiler: No one knows what the final Senate bill will look like – not even those writing it.
As policymakers consider both health care and housing, that link suggests investing in these assistance programs could yield benefits on both fronts.
Each year, about 35,000 Texas women get pregnant before they turn 20. Dallas and San Antonio have teen pregnancy rates 50% and 40% above the national average.
Uncertainty remains around what resources states may need and whether they will receive adequate federal support to combat Zika.
Among the president’s more questionable claims was his description of the House-passed health bill as “You’re going to have absolute coverage.”
While the bill covers preexisting conditions, it also gives states the authority to allow insurers a number of exemptions from the federal law.
Representatives sent a message not to hospitals, doctors, and patients but to President Donald Trump and his devoted followers who propelled the GOP to power.
Patients and their families have bought into treatments that either don’t work, cost a fortune or cause life-threatening side effects.