Originally published on Thu July 26, 2012 8:35 am
The big question hanging over the International AIDS Conference this week is whether all 34 million people in the world with HIV can possibly get antiviral drug treatment.
Among the reasons some governors say they're considering not expanding their Medicaid programs under the Affordable Care Act is that Medicaid is, well, not a very good program.
Originally published on Wed July 25, 2012 5:29 pm
To the uninitiated, Austin, Ind., doesn't look like a town under siege.
In the maze of back roads off the city's main drag, the houses are close together. Some look rundown; others are well-kept.
For Jeremy Stevens, these are his former drug haunts. Steven says many of the homes are inhabited by people who abuse and deal prescription painkillers.
A national report released Wednesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation ranks Colorado 22nd among states in overall child well-being.
Originally published on Wed July 25, 2012 10:34 am