Is Your Family 'CO Safe' When Big Storms Hit?
SATURDAY, May 15, 2021 -- If you live in the path of hurricanes , the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging you to be prepared.
Deaths from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning, fires and electric shock are common during severe weather...
For the Poor, Even a Small Medical Bill Can Trigger Coverage Loss
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 – When people with low incomes are asked to help pay for their health insurance, some drop their coverage, even when bills as low as $20 per month arrive.
That's the upshot of a new study of Medicaid expansion in the...
Do Prescription Sleep Medicines Even Work?
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- An estimated 9 million Americans turn to prescription pills when they can't sleep, but a new study of middle-aged women finds taking the drugs for a year or longer may do little good.
Comparing a group of about 200 women...