By Elise Viebeck - 05/11/12 12:00 PM EDT
Kaiser Health News ranked the top 10 hospitals where patients cost Medicare the most, and five of the 10 are in southern California. Read more here.
The FDA issued a warning on a controversial treatment for MS known as "liberation therapy," HealthDay reports.
A whooping-cough outbreak in Washington state is the worst in decades, The Associated Press reports.
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) removed a member of a state health board after she appeared in an industry-funded ad against a tobacco hike. Brown also removed five other appointees of his predecessor, Arnold Schwarzenegger (R). The Sacramento Bee has the story.
A Kansas bill that would use the tax code to bar state employees from performing abortions has hit a roadblock, The Kansas City Star reports.
Many women still smoke during pregnancy, researchers found this week. Read more at HealthDay.