January 21, 2011 A natural foods advocacy group points out that food marketing of blueberry-flavored products can be deceptive when those products don't have any real blueberries in them.
January 20, 2011 Attorneys general in Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Ohio, Wisconsin and Wyoming hopped aboard a lawsuit in a federal district court in Florida. Opponents of overhaul say the newcomers reflect broad concerns about the constitutionality of the law.
January 19, 2011 Nothing beats word clouds for a quick overview of what Democrats and Republicans said in the debate about repealing federal health overhaul.
January 18, 2011 Democrats appear to be listening to their advisers and are talking about how real people benefit from the health law, rather than listing policy points. Meanwhile, Republicans aren't giving up the fight.
January 18, 2011 Half of all Americans not old enough to qualify for Medicare have preexisting conditions that could make it harder to buy health insurance on the open market, a government analysis finds. The results are being used to defend health overhaul.
January 13, 2011 Older and wealthier populations that better health may drive some national demand for care. But the supply of services remains a big part of the cost problem.
January 11, 2011 The government has been on a bit of a roll lately to reduce exposure to fluoride. It recently proposed reducing fluoride in water because studies suggest kids who get too much fluoride risk stained and pitted teeth.
January 7, 2011 The Obama administration issued a veto threat for legislation that would repeal health overhaul, just to make clear where the administration stands.
January 5, 2011 Though the Obama administration recently deleted a reference in regulations to end-of-life planning during annual physicals for Medicare patients, it's still legal for physicians to talk with patients about care when faced with a terminal illness.