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It's no surprise that some of the same drugs for diabetes are being reformulated and renamed by manufacturers as a new obesity treatment.
Starting in August, the state plans to begin measuring the levels of disease-fighting antibodies in the blood of vaccinated nursing home residents.
Mobile clinics are part of a new push by Denver-area public health officials to find the neighborhoods where vaccinations lag behind state or county averages.
This article was published on Thursday, July 29, 2021 in Kaiser Health News.
A Pfizer win could cost taxpayers billions of dollars and erase an important control on pharma marketing after decades of regulatory erosion and soaring drug prices.
Phil Gaimon paid about $500 a month for his insurance policy with Health Net through Covered California. He also had a secondary health insurance policy with USA Cycling.
Delta is more dangerous in many ways. It has an incubation period of four days, rather than six, making people contagious sooner.
People can sign up for the subsidy even if they didn't elect COBRA coverage earlier, or if they had COBRA earlier and dropped it.
However, California's new law has been hailed by advocates as a national model for mental health reform.
Mango House provides food and clothing assistance, after-school programs, English classes, legal help — and even a Boy Scout troop.