Nearly 44,000 Alabamians have used the federal health care law to sign up for insurance through the state’s federally operated insurance exchange.
An effort to bring a form of medical marijuana to the Deep South is gaining momentum.
The No. 1 killer of men and women is typically the No. 1 thing they ignore.
Heart disease is called the silent killer, and in Alabama it’s the number one killer of both men and women.
Whether you’re in your 20′s or late 70′s, the time is now to get tested for heart disease.
Several million people will reduce their hours on the job or leave the workforce entirely because of incentives built into President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, the Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday.
When it comes to brain diseases, researchers tend to notice a specific, and currently irreversible trend: protein misfolding. It has been recognized in Parkinson’s and ALS, for example.
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) wants families in Alabama to be aware of the qualifications for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, or WIC.
Families shopping for health insurance through the new federal marketplace are running into trouble getting everyone covered when children are eligible for Medicaid but their parents are not.
Years ago, a chemical plant in Anniston was forced to clean up its act after residents were exposed to high levels of polychlorinated biphenyl, or PCBs.
Medical marijuana could become legal in Alabama if a new bill passes this year.
Enrollment is now open for health insurance plans that cover essential benefits, pre-existing conditions and much more.
Almost 500 people showed up for a flu shot clinic at Wallace State Community College on Monday.
Alabamians and others around the country are experiencing delays trying to get into the federal government’s health insurance marketplace website on its first day.
UAB hosting largest single cancer volunteer signup in the country.
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If you’re feeling a little intimidated by all 2,409 pages of the Affordable Care Act, you’re not alone.
President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton took to the same stage Tuesday to promote the new health care law that Obama championed after Clinton’s own efforts to reform health care years earlier fell flat.