Students miss 50 million hours of school each year because of dental problems. A hearing Wednesday confronts the crisis.
The controversy provided a long-overdue spotlight on the difference between feminism as a brand and feminism as a political movement.
Obama and America's hundred-year struggle over healthcare reform.
Bucking its reputation as a city addicted to the automobile, Long Beach, California, establishes the nation’s first officially “bike-friendly” business districts.
The insurance program is facing its toughest challenges just as the health reform law is poised to expand eligibility for millions of Americans.
Anne Rophie’s Art and Madness, Millicent Monk’s Songs of Three Islands, Maisie Houghton’s Pitch Uncertain.
US regulators are turning a blind eye to the risks of offshore clinical trials.
Memo to Michele Bachmann: the founding fathers were inspired by the ideals of the Enlightenment and the power of science to improve human life.
The traditional labor movement is hitting roadblocks trying to organize farmworkers. But campaigns that push the bounds of union organizing are finding success, on and off the farm.
We nurses see the concrete health effects of an economy in freefall.