TRUMP ADMINISTRATION FREEZES PAYMENTS REQUIRED BY THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

The Trump administration said on July 6that it is temporarily halting billions of dollars of payments designed to help insurers meet the Affordable Care Act requirement that they provide coverage regardless of whether a person is healthy or sick.

SKINNY FAT BODY TYPE LINKED TO DEMENTIA RISK IN STUDY

Being so-called skinny fat could pose a double threat to brain health according to a study into the causes of dementia.

OBESE WOMEN HAVE LOWER BREAST CANCER RISK BEFORE MENOPAUSE

Young women with high body fat have a decreased chance of developing breast cancer before menopause, according to scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and their collaborators. The finding, published online in the journal JAMA Oncology, may help researchers better understand the role obesity plays in breast cancer risk.

A DOCTOR SAID IT WAS ALL IN HER HEAD, BUT IT WAS ‘THE MOST COMMON CONDITION YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF’

Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles is ecstatic about leading the Philadelphia Eagles to victory, but that’s not the triumph he celebrates daily. He gives that medal to his wife, Tori Foles, for what he calls her “amazing strength” in fighting a little-known disorder called postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, or POTS.

MICHAEL J. FOX: WORKING TOWARDS CURE FOR PARKINSON’S “ONE OF THE GREAT GIFTS OF MY LIFE”

A time-traveling Michael J. Fox astonished Christopher Lloyd in the 1985 movie “Back To The Future” … little imagining what his REAL future would hold. What it’s brought is a challenge Fox has met with courage, resolve, and remarkable good humor.

WOMEN ARE BUYING UP PLAN B BECAUSE THEY’RE TERRIFIED OF THE FUTURE SUPREME COURT

Across the country, Americans are stockpiling emergency contraception in light of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement and President Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh. The nation’s highest court is on its way to having a conservative majority, making threats against Roe v. Wade seem more possible than ever.