| Mar 7, 2013
| 2:29 PM
California officials face mounting criticism from union leaders over plans to let retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. enroll shoppers in President Obama's healthcare expansion.
The state wants employees at Wal-Mart and other retailers to help consumers...
| May 11, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Seeking to ensure his landmark healthcare law is successfully implemented, President Obama is reprising his 2012 election strategy in hopes of enrolling millions of uninsured Americans in health plans this fall. The new campaign, whose outcome could...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Video Captures Death of CVS Toothpaste Shoplifter at DNAinfo.com Chicago is showing signs of going viral: Chilling video has surfaced of the 2010 choking death of a homeless shoplifter at the hands of a (Little Village neighborhood) CVS store manager........
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:36 PM
One of the longest-running special-interest food fights in the state Capitol was renewed Tuesday morning when a House committee waded back into a debate over whether doctors should be allowed to charge higher prices than pharmacies when they prescribe...
| May 5, 2013
You now can go to a Walgreens and get examined by a medical professional. Maybe your blood pressure is a little high, or you've suffered from asthma for years. Walgreens has prescription and over-the-counter medications for you.
And, on your way out...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 10:51 AM
About a decade ago, Florida leaders watched as prescription drugs began to wreak havoc across the country.
Drugs prescribed to treat pain became known as "hillbilly heroin," and in a matter of years, the epidemic found its way to the Sunshine State....
| Jan 19, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Edith Leona (Brinton) Seal, 91, of Hagerstown, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at NMS Healthcare.
Born Nov. 5, 1921, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Abram S. and Bertha Blaine (Springer) Brinton.
Edith was a graduate of Hagerstown...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 7:26 AM
If your birthday's coming up in the next 12 months (ha!), cash in on quite a few free gifts from some top beauty brands and stores. Sign up and you'll get these beautiful gifts, from premium hair-care products to salon services and osmetics, on your...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 2:41 PM
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The Herald-Mail periodically publishes the findings of initial food establishment inspections by the Washington County Health Department. Food service facilities are inspected on a regular basis to make sure they are following the...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The Climate-Smart Agriculture Conference kicked off Wednesday at UC Davis. It's the first time the event is held in the U.S. after its inauguration at Wageningen University in the Netherlands. The conference brings together scientists and policy makers to...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Employees at one of the nation’s largest drugstore chains must disclose personal health information -- including their weight -- or pay a $600-a-year fine, according to a published report.
CVS Caremark Corp. is requiring workers to reveal the...
| May 31, 2013
Consumers have been told by insurers again and again that if they want cheaper prices for prescription drugs, they need to order them in bulk from mail-order pharmacies. And typically, it works out that way.
Sometimes, however, the prices reveal how...