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McConnell Says Republicans Are Giving Up on Health Bill
by THOMAS KAPLAN
26 Sep 2017 at 12:55pm
Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, said Republicans would not move ahead with a vote on the latest plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Voices: Bringing My Own Kind of ?Madness? to the Office
by ERICA CROMPTON
25 Sep 2017 at 7:00pm
I?ve been fired more times than I care to admit. Work and paranoid schizophrenia aren?t exactly a recipe for success.
Personal Health: Vision and Hearing Loss Are Tied to Cognitive Decline
by JANE E. BRODY
25 Sep 2017 at 3:00am
When the brain struggles to make sense of the world it may be less able to perform other important tasks.
News Analysis: Yes, Aaron Hernandez Suffered Brain Injury. But That May Not E...
by BENEDICT CAREY
24 Sep 2017 at 2:32pm
The links between biology and behavior are complex, and a number of factors contribute to violence. Yet evidence is mounting that C.T.E. may be involved.
An Upbeat Mood May Boost Your Flu Shot?s Effectiveness
by NICHOLAS BAKALAR
25 Sep 2017 at 2:36pm
Older people who are in a good mood when they get a flu shot have a better immune response.
Diagnosis: All Signs Pointed to a Stroke. Then the Tests Come Back Negative.
by LISA SANDERS, M.D.
26 Sep 2017 at 2:00am
When, at 94, she suddenly found it difficult to speak and swallow, the doctors had to explore more unusual possibilities.
The Checkup: When Athletes Share Infections
by PERRI KLASS, M.D.
26 Sep 2017 at 7:31am
The close contact and casual sharing that are components of team bonding can also be a breeding ground for infectious disease.
At Florida Nursing Home, Many Calls for Help, but None That Made a Difference
by ELLEN GABLER, SHERI FINK and VIVIAN YEE
24 Sep 2017 at 5:27am
After the home lost power to its air-conditioning, 11 of its residents died. Records and interviews show a preventable descent into chaos.
Global Health: World Health Officials Describe Progress Against Tetanus, H.I....
by DONALD G. McNEIL Jr.
22 Sep 2017 at 1:32pm
Tetanus in babies has been eliminated from the Americas, experts said. Malaria treatment will be expanded in Africa; new HIV drugs will be available there, too.
The Overmonitored Nursery
by SOPHIE BRICKMAN
26 Sep 2017 at 3:00am
As a new mom, it finally dawned on me that all this technology meant to calm agitated parents actually agitates us more.
Health Bill Appears Dead as Pivotal G.O.P. Senator Declares Opposition
by THOMAS KAPLAN and ROBERT PEAR
25 Sep 2017 at 8:49pm
Senator Susan Collins of Maine announced her opposition to the latest bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, leaving party leaders short of the votes they need.
Report Finds Gaps in Access to Opioid Addiction Help on Staten Island
by JOSE A. DELREAL
25 Sep 2017 at 3:04pm
Prosecutors and public health experts team up to help find ways to curb the opioid epidemic in the New York City borough.
Movie?s Ads Protest Rules Restricting Gay Men From Donating Blood
by BROOKS BARNES
24 Sep 2017 at 12:29pm
To promote ?Jigsaw,? Lionsgate is introducing a fan blood drive and taking aim at contentious federal regulations that add restrictions for gay men.
How a Gang of Droogs Get Fit (Ultrafit) Off Broadway
by SOPAN DEB
24 Sep 2017 at 9:12am
The physical training required for the theatrical version of ?A Clockwork Orange? rivals that of professional athletes.
42 Minutes, £2,600 Lost: The U.K.?s Growing Gambling Problem
by PATRICK KINGSLEY
22 Sep 2017 at 9:01pm
The number of problem gamblers has risen by 50 percent in recent years, and campaigners blame a machine that is unique to British betting shops.