May 16, 2019
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) on Wednesday signed into law a bill that makes it a felony for doctors to provide abortion care under almost any circumstances.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) on Thursday announced he is seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for president, and touted his plan to implement universal health coverage in the city.
A federal judge on Wednesday blocked a new liver allocation policy in the United States, after HHS declined to further delay the policy's implementation.
May 14, 2019
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock (D), who has advocated for affordable health care in the United States, on Tuesday became the latest candidate to announce he is seeking the 2020 Democratic nomination for president.
FDA on Friday released long-awaited final guidance on how the agency will determine whether biosimilar drugs can be interchanged with their brand-name biologic counterparts.
Kaiser Permanente last week announced it will launch Thrive Local, a social health network aimed at connecting health and social services providers.
May 13, 2019
President Trump on Thursday announced that his administration has reached a "historic" agreement with Gilead Sciences, under which the drugmaker will donate its HIV-prevention drug Truvada to millions of U.S. residents.
May 10, 2019
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) this week unveiled a $100 billion proposal to combat the U.S. opioid epidemic that would emphasize employment and evidenced-based treatment for those struggling with substance use disorders, as well as provider training on treatment methods.
American Health Line rounds up the latest health care news in the states.
May 8, 2019
Startups throughout the health care industry are threatening to disrupt the traditional landscape, so to get an idea of which ones live up to the hype, Business Insider reporter Lydia Ramsey tried seven health startups and shared what she learned.
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