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NEWS AND OPINION

Obamacare Repeal Could Bring Many More Uninsured, Higher Premiums 

Nonpartisan report analyzes probable effects of a 2015 Congressional bill

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Therapeutic Vaccine Shows 'Game-Changing' Promise Against a Leukemia 

Made by combining immune cells, cancer cells, it's kept some study patients in remission for nearly 5 years

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Flu Tightens Its Hold on the Nation 

It's not too late to get vaccinated, CDC says

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1 in 3 Adults Diagnosed With Asthma May Not Have It: Study 

Almost half did not get objective breathing test, researchers in Canada found

Should More Kids Have Their Tonsils Out? 

Research suggests looser surgical guidelines might be warranted for sore throat, sleep problems

Most Smokers With Mental Illness Want to Kick the Habit 

But psychiatrists and caseworkers often don't recognize this need, survey finds

Can Coffee Perk Up Heart Health, Too? 

In lab tests, caffeine blocked inflammatory response, but did not prove cause-and-effect

Short Stretches of Exercise May Have Anti-Inflammatory Effect 

20 minutes on a treadmill linked to drop in immune cells tied to inflammation, study finds

Steep Rise in Births to U.S. Women Using Opioids 

Few treatment programs deal with substance abuse in expectant moms, federal report says

FDA Offers Guidance on Fish Intake for Kids, Pregnant Women 

Agency recommends 2-3 servings of 'best choices' weekly