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Latest news from Federalnewsradio.com - Health feed

  1. Pharmacy school cancels classes on growing medical marijuana

    09.19 / 12:08 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    A university's pharmacy school has cancelled classes on growing medical marijuana The post Pharmacy school cancels classes on growing medical marijuana appeared first on…
  2. GOP expresses hope for Obamacare repeal bill, hurdles remain

    09.19 / 08:20 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Top Senate Republicans say their last-ditch push to uproot President Barack Obama's health care law is gaining momentum The post GOP expresses hope for Obamacare repeal bill, hurdles remain appeared first on…
  3. Trial to begin for pharmacist charged in meningitis outbreak

    09.19 / 04:30 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    A Massachusetts pharmacist facing murder charges for his role in a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak is set to go on trial The post Trial to begin for pharmacist charged in meningitis outbreak appeared first on…
  4. City asks judge to let case against OxyContin maker proceed

    09.19 / 00:29 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    The city of Everett, Washington, is asking a federal judge to let it move forward with a lawsuit against the manufacturer of the prescription opioid painkiller OxyContin The post City asks judge to let case against OxyContin maker proceed appeared first on…
  5. Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for councilman’s death

    09.18 / 23:28 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Venezuela's opposition is blaming the government of President Nicolas Maduro for the death of a city councilman who they say suffered a stroke while in detention The post Venezuela opposition blames Maduro for councilman’s death appeared first on…
  6. States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment

    09.18 / 21:14 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Attorneys general across the U.S. are asking insurers to prioritize pain treatment through means other than opioid prescriptions The post States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment appeared first on…
  7. Judge: NFL concussion victims hit with ‘deceptive practices’

    09.18 / 20:17 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned about "deceptive practices" by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking a share of the money The post Judge: NFL concussion victims hit with ‘deceptive practices’ appeared first on…
  8. The Latest: Budget office needs more time on health bill

    09.18 / 20:17 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    The Congressional Budget Office says it needs more time to analyze the newest Republican bill aimed at scuttling President Barack Obama's health care law The post The Latest: Budget office needs more time on health bill appeared first on…
  9. Christie: Drugmakers to work on nonaddictive pain medication

    09.18 / 19:16 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says pharmaceutical companies have agreed to work on nonaddictive pain medications and additional treatments to deal with opioid addiction The post Christie: Drugmakers to work on nonaddictive pain medication appeared first on…
  10. Stepdad eyes man’s stress disorder in mom’s hospital killing

    09.15 / 00:13 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    The stepfather of a man charged with killing his 70-year-old mother while she was in a New Hampshire hospital says the man had a long history of erratic and violent behavior he blamed on post-traumatic stress disorder from his time in the military The post Stepdad eyes man’s stress disorder in mom’s hospital killing appeared first on…
  11. Research on big ears, crocodile gambling wins Ig Nobels

    09.14 / 23:18 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Scientists who discovered that old men really do have big ears and that handling crocodiles can influence gambling decisions are among this year's recipients of the Ig Nobel, the prize for absurd scientific achievement The post Research on big ears, crocodile gambling wins Ig Nobels appeared first on…
  12. Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums

    09.14 / 22:12 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Budget analysts expect average premiums for individual health insurance to grow 15 percent next year, largely because it's unclear if President Donald Trump will block subsidies to insurers The post Analysts see Trump threats to insurers boosting premiums appeared first on…
  13. Irma claims dozens of lives across Caribbean, United States

    09.14 / 20:01 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Irma, at one point the most powerful hurricane ever recorded in the open Atlantic, has claimed the lives of dozens of people across the Caribbean and southeastern United States The post Irma claims dozens of lives across Caribbean, United States appeared first on…
  14. Company under fire for opioid marketing files patent suit

    09.14 / 18:55 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    An Arizona-based pharmaceutical company targeted in lawsuits and criminal investigations over its marketing of a highly addictive painkiller has filed a related patent infringement lawsuit against a rival drug maker The post Company under fire for opioid marketing files patent suit appeared first on…
  15. Brady: Concussions part of ‘the physical nature of our game’

    09.14 / 17:52 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says he doesn't worry about concussions and considers them part of playing football The post Brady: Concussions part of ‘the physical nature of our game’ appeared first on…
  16. Jim Gaffigan’s wife says she doing well after brain surgery

    09.14 / 16:58 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    Jeannie Gaffigan, wife and writing partner of comedian Jim Gaffigan, made her first public appearance since undergoing brain surgery in the spring The post Jim Gaffigan’s wife says she doing well after brain surgery appeared first on…
  17. US stocks dip after record run as tech companies skid

    09.14 / 15:00 federalnewsradio.com Federalnewsradio.com - Health
    US stocks are falling as technology and health care companies give up some of their recent gains The post US stocks dip after record run as tech companies skid appeared first on…