With no regulation, the risk of false positives and other faulty results from prenatal screenings has been known for years.
Many commercial insurers now cover children's hospice care, going beyond a provision in the 2010 Affordable Care Act.
Privacy-related concerns have grown about the sometimes decades-long storage and use of genetic material from newborn screenings.
This is the first of a four-part series on the problems facing children’s mental health care providers in Oregon.
Throughout the campaign, President-Elect Donald Trump’s entire health message consisted of promising to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Childhood diabetes rates are on the rise, and a report released Monday pointed to the impact that the cost of their care could have on families — even those who have employer-sponsored health insurance.
Bolstered by the federal health care law, the number of lower income kids getting health coverage continues to improve, a recent study found.
While the incidence of autism spectrum disorder has increased in recent years, what’s behind it remains relatively mysterious and even controversial. But a major study could shed new light on some of the maternal health factors that may increase children’s risk of developing the condition.