health care

Catholic hospitals’ growth impacts reproductive health care

PUTNAM, Conn. (AP) — Even as numerous Republican-governed states push for sweeping bans on abortion, there is a coinciding surge of concern in some Democratic-led states that options for reproductive health care are dwindling due to expansion of Catholic hospital…

Providence launches new mental health program for new moms

SPOKANE, Wash.-- New moms and moms-to-be will now have a resource for their mental health needs. Providence is launching its new Perinatal RISE Program (P-RISE) to help pregnant women or moms up to one-year post-partum. It's an intensive, outpatient resource…

Supreme Court dodges Obamacare showdown, likely through 2020

After a long-awaited ruling from a US appeals court on the fate of the Affordable Care Act, this much is clear: the wait will only be longer, and uncertainty over the future of the law that provided new coverage for millions of Americans will only linger.

6 things to look for in the final Democratic debate of 2019

The final Democratic primary debate of 2019 is one of the best opportunities left for the seven Democrats slated to appear here in California on Thursday to leave voters in Iowa and across the country with a good impression before voting begins in 2020.

12 small resolutions to clean up your diet in 2020

The New Year is right around the corner, and if you are looking to makeover your diet there are some simple suggestions to help you eat healthier in 2020. I'm not talking about a major food overhaul, but month-by-month