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Court Deals Serious Blow to Obama’s Health Care Law

A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama’s health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who have bought policies.

The Death of the American Dream: A Pediatrician's View

As a pediatrition who works with many low-income familes in Boston, Dr. Claire McCarthy bears witness to America’s widening wealth gap every day. For many of these families, the American dream is already dead and for others, it’s slowly dying. We should care. Do we? Teens Largely Unware of the Consequences of Sexting Poor Teens’ Health May Benefit from Top Schools

Child Obesity Rates Stabilizing But They’re Still Really High

Good news: Rates of child abdominal obesity, the most severe type of obesity, are leveling off in the United States, a new report shows. But here’s the catch: They’ve stabilized at really high levels. The Truth About School Lunch: Kids Like Salad Bars CDC Report: Half of Mass. Still Needs to Get Moving Obesity Rates Drop Sharply in Preschoolers

Lawyer: Pelvic Exam Pics Cost Johns Hopkins $190 Million

Lawyers say Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore has agreed to a $190 million settlement with more than 8,000 patients of a gynecologist who secretly photographed and videotaped women's bodies in the examining room.

The Truth About School Lunch: Kids Like Salad Bars

Chef and registered dietitian nutritionist Mellissa Honeywood is adamant about providing healthy, tasty school lunches in Cambridge that kids will eat. And her students aren't complaining.

FDA Warning: Avoid Pure Caffeine Powder

The FDA is warning consumers to avoid powdered pure caffeine, particularly, the variety being sold in bulk bags over the Internet. Why You Shouldn’t Drug Test Your Teen at Home Teens Largely Unware of the Consequences of Sexting Teen Pregnancy Rates Hit Historic Lows

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