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Watch Now: Ways to maintain your mental health, and more videos to improve your life

Check out five ways you can improve and maintain your mental health, how to find the perfect financial advisor, and more videos to improve … Read more


US to pass 600,000 Covid-19 deaths

As the US is expected to surpass 600,000 Covid-19 deaths, the Delta variant continues to threaten. CNN's Nick Watt reports. Read more


Should you exercise when you feel sick?

If you have wondered whether you should exercise when you are not feeling well, experts have some advice. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm has more,. Read more


Boris Johnson extends England's long pandemic restrictions as variant stunts vaccine rollout

England's plan to lift all Covid-19 restrictions on June 21 has been scuppered by the Delta variant of the virus, Boris Johnson said Monday. Read more


Same-sex couple complete adoption that Nebraska judge tried to block

Martha Stoddard World-Herald Bureau

After a ruling in their favor from Nebraska's highest court, Kelly Hoagland and Maria Salas Valdez were finally able to adopt the child they had been raising since birth.  Read more


Less than half the adults in five US states have received their first Covid-19 vaccine dose

The US is reopening far and wide just in time for the summer, a sign that millions are ready to get their life back. Read more


This skateboard club is helping plus-size riders push body positivity forward

Windows down, music up. Read more


Vaccinations remain our best fight against Covid-19, which could surge again in the winter, expert warns

With declining rates of Covid-19 infections and deaths across the US, more cities and states have lifted safety restrictions in anticipation of a better summer. Read more

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How will insurers cover a new Alzheimer's drug?

Here's what you need to know about the first FDA-approved drug for Alzheimer’s disease in nearly 20 years. What will it cost? What will ins… Read more


Watch Now: How to cut your risk of depression, and more videos to improve your life

Check out one way experts say you can cut your risk of depression, how you can start using cryptocurrency as rewards on your credit card, a… Read more


Evolution of play: How toys have changed over time

The earliest toys date back to 4000 B.C. and were made of natural materials like sticks, rocks and stone. Read more

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Q: What will patients pay?

Answer: That’s impossible to say broadly. Read more

Q: Are the drugmakers helping?

Answer: Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Biogen plans to begin shipping millions of doses within two weeks. Read more

Expanding Insurance Coverage Is Top Priority for New Medicare-Medicaid Chief

Chiquita Brooks-LaSure, the new head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, said the administration will focus on getting more people insured and is interested in finding a way to alleviate the gap keeping low-income families in states that haven’t expanded Medicaid from enrolling in Affordable Care Act health plans. Read more