Health Care — Biden pushes drug price wins

Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. Subscribe here  Shutdown watch: the government spending bill appears to be on track to pass later this week, and lawmakers are ready to hit the campaign trail ahead of the mid-term elections.  Today in health, President… Continue reading Health Care — Biden pushes drug price wins

Health Care — COVID boosters will be annual, says White House

Happy anniversary to one of the coolest moments in baseball history: 27 years ago today, Cal Ripken Jr. broke Lou Gehrig’s record for consecutive games played.   In health news, the White House is planning COVID-19 boosters to be an annual event, like flu shots.   Welcome to Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the… Continue reading Health Care — COVID boosters will be annual, says White House

Health Care — White House makes new push to fund health battles

Now that the pumpkin-spiced latté has returned, you can take your love of fall even further with these pumpkin-shaped Dutch ovens that Twitter has fallen in love with.  Today in health, we’ll look at the White House requesting billions in new funding to respond to both the coronavirus and monkeypox, with “difficult decisions” looming if more resources… Continue reading Health Care — White House makes new push to fund health battles

Health Care — Updated booster shots get closer

One small town in Iowa is trying to figure out where their time capsule is buried, though they’re apparently pretty certain it’s under a layer of concrete.  Today in health care, the Food and Drug Administration cleared updated booster shots, but how many people will be motivated to get them?  Welcome to Overnight Health Care, where… Continue reading Health Care — Updated booster shots get closer

Health Care — House panel shows Trump pressure on FDA

This is what space sounds like. Or at least the sound a supermassive black hole makes. It’s cool, in a terrifying kind of way. Today in health news, a House panel report details the pressure put on the FDA by the Trump administration to reauthorize hydroxychloroquine and speed up authorization of the first COVID-19 vaccines, in… Continue reading Health Care — House panel shows Trump pressure on FDA

Health Care — CDC issues relaxed COVID-19 guidance

San Francisco has hired a hawk to scare pigeons away from metro stations. That may seem like a lot of effort to prevent pigeon poop, but apparently you can’t argue with the results.  Today in health care, the CDC loosened its COVID-19 guidance, representing a major shift toward living with the virus.   Welcome to Overnight Health Care,… Continue reading Health Care — CDC issues relaxed COVID-19 guidance

Health Care — Democrats advance health measures in sweeping bill

A pulled pork BBQ sandwich stuffed with Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Fluffer Nutter sweet potato fries and deep-fried pickles smothered in gravy are all dishes you can find at an MLB stadium this season, if you weren’t already excited about baseball.  It was a long weekend on Capitol Hill, where Democrats got a big win on Sunday… Continue reading Health Care — Democrats advance health measures in sweeping bill

Health Care – Monkeypox officially a public health emergency

Ever wondered which Hogwarts house your state would be sorted into? Well good news, someone made a map answering that exact question, and a lot of the U.S. is Slytherin.  Today in health care, monkeypox was declared a public health emergency in the U.S., while the Senate prepares to move forward on its sweeping health and climate… Continue reading Health Care – Monkeypox officially a public health emergency

Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals

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Health Care — GOP senator blocks abortion travel protections

Today in health care, a GOP senator blocked a bill seeking to protect interstate travel for abortions as legislative fights heat up on the issue.  Welcome to Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. For The Hill, we’re Peter Sullivan, Nathaniel Weixel and Joseph Choi. Subscribe here. Senator blocks protecting… Continue reading Health Care — GOP senator blocks abortion travel protections