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No-cost birth control, now the norm, faces court challenges

Legal battle over Trump’s exemptions to no-cost birth control rule may be bound for Supreme Court

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Documents: OxyContin maker boasted about potential sales

A member of the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma told people gathered at the prescription opioid painkiller’s launch party in the 1990s that it would be "followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition"

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Kentucky residents again seek to block new Medicaid rules

Sixteen Kentucky residents have again asked a federal judge to block new eligibility requirements for Medicaid

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FDA approves new closure device for heart defect in premature babies

One out of 10 of all babies are born premature.

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The Latest: No record of state discipline for accused doctor

Records show the State Medical Board has never taken disciplinary action against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years

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Hospital replaces leadership after blood transfusion mistake

A Houston hospital has removed its president and several other leaders following an unusually high number of patient deaths, including a recent case in which a patient died after receiving a transfusion of the wrong blood type

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Gillette urges men to get rid of ‘toxic masculinity’ in #MeToo era

A Gillette spokesman told “GMA” the company “felt compelled to get involved.”

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Hospital: Doc gave near-death patients excessive pain meds

An Ohio hospital system says an intensive care doctor gave "significantly excessive and potentially fatal" doses of pain medicine for at least 27 near-death patients in the past few years after families asked that lifesaving measures be stopped

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WATCH: Selma Blair gets candid about life with MS in emotional Instagram post

After the “Legally Blonde” star candidly wrote about the difficulties of living life with multiple sclerosis, Dr. Jennifer Ashton appears live on “GMA” to discuss what to know about the disease.

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Is IV therapy a 2019 wellness trend you need to try?

IV clinics are popping up in cities and towns across the country.

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Suicide rate of young Latinas may be exacerbated by immigration rhetoric, experts say

One out of every 10 Latinas has attempted suicide in the past year, two out of every 10 have made a suicide plan and half of all Latina teens say they have felt hopeless.

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FDA resuming inspections of riskier foods halted by shutdown

FDA to resume inspections of riskier food despite government shutdown

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The Latest: Trump birth control rules blocked nationwide

A federal judge in Philadelphia is imposing a nationwide injunction on new Trump administration rules that allowed more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control

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Meth’s resurgence highlights lack of meds to combat addiction

The rate of overdose deaths involving meth more than tripled from 2011 to 2016.

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How clutter affects your health

Research shows that having too many things in your home may impact how you feel.

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How clutter affects your health

Research shows that having too many things in your home may impact how you feel.

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Ex-prosecutor to lead health care firm’s rape investigation

The owner of a long term care facility in Arizona where a patient in a vegetative state was impregnated in a sexual assault has hired metro Phoenix’s former longtime top prosecutor to review circumstances that led up to the rape

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Supreme Court rejects appeal over military burn pits

The Supreme Court is rejecting appeals from military veterans who claim they suffer health problems because of open burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan

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Some help, more needed for Florida girl with rare blood type

A New York woman with a rare blood type is donating two units to help a save 2-year-old South Florida girl who is battling cancer

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WATCH: See how quickly flu germs spread in a classroom

Up to 7 million people have caught the flu this season, according to the CDC.

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WATCH: Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rules in 13 states

Rules would allow employers to stop providing women no-cost birth control.

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WATCH: Judge blocks Trump birth control coverage rules in 13 states

Rules would allow employers to stop providing women no-cost birth control.

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WATCH: ‘GMA’ Train My Way: Get vacation confident

Tone House coach Alonzo Wilson shares a high-intensity, at-home workout.

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WATCH: ‘GMA’ Train My Way: Get wedding fit

Celebrity trainer Anna Kaiser shares must-try moves for brides-to-be.

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WATCH: ‘GMA’ Train My Way: New to the gym

Crunch Fitness trainer Lee Lawrence shares his three tips for success at the gym.

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WATCH: ‘GMA’ Train My Way: Coming back from having a baby

Yoga instructor Heidi Kristoffer, a mom of three, shares tips for new moms.

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WATCH: Train My Way: How to fit exercise in the 9 to 5 grind

Celebrity trainer Holly Rilinger has the solution you need to get moving.

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WATCH: New to the gym? Here’s your at-home workout

Learn moves you can take to the gym with a full-body workout from Crunch Fitness trainer Lee Lawrence.

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WATCH: Busy work schedule? Here’s your at-home workout

Holly Rilinger, a Nike master trainer and the creator of LIFTED, demonstrates 10 exercises that need no equipment.

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WATCH: Here’s your at-home workout to get vacation ready

Tone House founder Alonzo Wilson shares a 10-minute workout full of cardio and sculpting moves.

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