The 'Hobby Lobby Ruling' and What It Means for U.S. Health Care
FRIDAY, July 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on contraception coverage -- as mandated under the Affordable Care Act -- could lead to a legal quagmire that might allow companies to deny insurance coverage for any medical practice that violates their religious principles, some health care experts say.
Lift U.S. Ban on Blood Donations by Gay Men, Experts Say
FRIDAY, July 25, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The United States should repeal a 30-year policy that bans blood donations from gay and bisexual men, according to a team of medical and legal experts writing this week in the
Journal of the American Medical Association.
Health Tip: Easing Headache Pain
(HealthDay News) -- Headache symptoms vary, from a sharp pain to
a dull throb. Remedies to treat these symptoms are similarly
Is Coffee Aggravating Your Hot Flashes?
THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Drinking caffeine may worsen the hot flashes and night sweats that affect roughly two-thirds of women as they go through menopause, new survey data suggests.
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
THURSDAY, July 24, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An "unacceptably low" number of girls and boys are getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cervical, anal and other cancers, U.S. health officials said Thursday.