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PG&E wins court approval to set up $105 million wildfire assistance fund

May 23, 2019 , Reuters
PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utility's equipment, the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investor-owned power producer ruled on Wednesday....
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Spike in banned ozone-eating CFC gases linked to China in new research

May 23, 2019 , CNN Health
A mystery source of banned, ozone-destroying chemicals has been pinpointed to eastern China....
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Hundreds rally at U.S. Supreme Court, calling state abortion bans as step backward

May 22, 2019 , Reuters
Abortion-rights campaigners, including Democrats seeking their party's 2020 presidential nomination, rallied at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday to protest new restrictions on abortion passed by Republican-dominated legislatures in eight states....
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Female CEOs Take a Stance For Reproductive Rights And Challenge Corporations To Join

May 22, 2019 , Forbes
In a new full-page open letter running in today’s The New York Times, the CEOs and cofounders of seven women’s health companies are speaking out against the wave of state abortion bans and challenging corporate America to join them in standing up for reproductive...
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U.S. must ensure access to safe abortions: U.N. rights office

May 22, 2019 , Reuters
The United Nations human rights office called on U.S. authorities on Tuesday to ensure that women have access to safe abortions, saying bans lead to risky underground abortions that can endanger a woman's life....
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AHA News: Drummer's Death Inspires Grief-Stricken Bandmates to Rethink Rock 'n' Roll Lifestyle

May 21, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Drummer's Death Inspires Grief-Stricken Bandmates to Rethink Rock 'n' Roll LifestyleCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/20/2019 12:00:00...
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Until broadband access improves, telemedicine won't help rural communities

May 21, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Telemedicine has been touted as a solution to the dearth of doctors in rural America. But the same places where residents must drive many miles to see a physician often also have limited broadband access, a new study suggests....
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Missouri governor expected to sign eight-week abortion ban into law

May 21, 2019 , Reuters
Missouri's Republican governor could sign a law as early as this week banning most abortions in the Midwestern state after the eighth week of pregnancy, part of a wave of restrictions aimed at driving a challenge of abortion to the U.S. Supreme Court....
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Perspectives: How Long Will It Take Before GOP Sees Abortion Bans As Political Disaster?; Hmm, So Abortion Is Bad And Executions Are Good?

May 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh on abortion issues and other women's health...
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Beverly Hills could become first US city to prohibit sale of all tobacco products

May 18, 2019 , CNBC Health
The Beverly Hills City Council next Tuesday will consider a first-in-the-nation ban on all tobacco...
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Cedars-Sinai Volunteers Turn Music Into Medicine

May 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
On the worst day of her life, Rebecca Woolf found comfort in the most unexpected way. As her husband lay dying in his hospital bed, the sound of a harp wafted in. Intrigued, Woolf went into the hallway to chat briefly with the harpist, Una O'Donovan. "I told her that her being there felt like a gif......
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Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions after eight weeks

May 17, 2019 , Reuters
Missouri's Senate passed a bill on Thursday to ban abortions eight weeks after conception, except for medical emergencies, the latest attempt in a Republican-controlled state legislature to restrict the rights of women to terminate their pregnancies....
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Alabama boycott builds as states retaliate against abortion law

May 17, 2019 , Reuters
A movement to boycott Alabama over its near-ban on abortion gained momentum Thursday as officials in Maryland and Colorado called for economic retaliation and online flyers urged people not to buy anything in, or from Alabama....
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California Investigation Blames PG&E Equipment For Igniting Deadliest Wildfire

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The utility, which had already acknowledged its electrical transmission lines were probably the cause of last November's blazes, could face criminal charges following the report from state fire investigators and be held responsible for billions of dollars associated with the destruction and loss of lives. PG&E filed for bankruptcy protection in...
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Different Takes: Roe Vs. Wade Isn’t A Decision For The Court To Overturn; Alabama Abortion Ban Protects All Babies, All Life

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers express views about the anti-abortion laws being passed in the nation and the future of Roe vs....
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How Alabama cares for life outside the womb

May 17, 2019 , CNN Health
Alabama has enacted a bill to effectively ban abortion, with lawmakers vowing to protect life from the moment of conception. But how is the state measuring up when it comes to caring for life after birth?...
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Factbox: Alabama abortion ban triggers Twitter reaction storm

May 17, 2019 , Reuters
Celebrities, activists and politicians swarmed social media to air their opinions on a new law, signed on Wednesday, that almost totally bans abortion in Alabama....
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ States Race To Reverse ‘Roe’

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News and Alice Miranda Ollstein of Politico join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss the new abortion bans passed in Alabama and Georgia; bipartisan congressional efforts to end “surprise” out-of-network medical bills; and a new public option health insurance plan soon to be available in Washington...
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U.S. anti-abortion groups plot course from state capitals to Supreme Court

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
Anti-abortion advocacy groups have pushed hard in recent months for the passage of bills to restrict or even ban the procedure outright at the state level, inspired by the perception that the U.S. Supreme Court has tilted in their favor....
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People should be able to get health care without going bankrupt, GoodRx co-CEO says

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Most Americans could go bankrupt if their health insurance won't cover high pharmaceutical prices, co-CEO Doug Hirsch...
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