President Obama said he would be proud to sign the bill, calling it “a milestone for physicians, and for the seniors and people with disabilities who rely on Medicare for their healthcare needs.”

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A recent case in Belgium, in which a man took to social media to ask for a kidney, is raising questions about who can ethically donate

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According to a new study, more than 29 million U.S. health records were compromised in data breaches between 2010 and 2013

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How can anyone determine whether a person with dementia can say yes to sex? Who has the right to decide?

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Debra Mathews of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics agrees that the industry is lightly regulated because “assisted reproduction has grown up as a medical services business not under the auspices of medical research.”

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The Cost of Pure Water

April 14, 2015

Ghana has plenty of water. So why do its people buy plastic pouches from street vendors? Shaun Raviv investigates

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Medicine spending in the U.S. rose at the highest rate since 2001, a new report shows. Americans filled 4.3 billion prescriptions and doled out nearly $374 billion on medicine in 2014, according to new data from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics

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A nurse at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center has been fired over Facebook posts that are now circulating online. On Jan. 13, Amanda Francis wrote, “Soooooo sleepy here in the ICU. Will someone please code and give me something exciting to do? #isthatbad?”

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