U.S. Health Official Says No Fix if ACA Subsidies Thrown Out

cresThe Obama administration has no way to repair the damage that would result from a Supreme Court decision against Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act that would make health care unaffordable for millions of Americans, a top health adviser said on Tuesday.

The Supreme Court is expected to rule by the end of June on whether residents I Continue reading

Chief Justice Could again Swing Health Reform Case in Government’s Favor

scjThree years ago, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts cast the tie-breaking vote in a ruling that saved President Barack Obama’s signature health care reform, and as the high court prepares to weigh another challenge that could shatter it, a review of Justice Roberts’ recent votes and opinions suggest he could again sway the case the government’s way.

The conservative challengers in the case aim to persuade Justice Roberts and the other eight justices that the federal government has overreached by providing tax subsidies to Continue reading

How Exercise Affects Your Genes, and More

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Brief, vigorous exercise causes immediate structural and chemical changes in the DNA molecules within your muscles that benefit your health Continue reading

New Dietary Guidelines Reverse Flawed Recommendations on Cholesterol

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Limitations for cholesterol will likely be removed from the 2015 edition of Dietary Guidelines for Americans; overconsumption of dietary cholesterol is now cited as being of no concern

A recent review of studies investigating the link between dietary fat Continue reading