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The Health and Human Services Secretary made the claim after missing the deadline to reunite families with kids under 5.
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Ben Carson defended his comments that “poverty is a state of mind.”
Politics
The worst of the bunch is Republican Claudia Tenney, newly elected to New York's District 22, whose entries were incomplete
Wellness
During National Women's Health Week, and every week, it's never too late to take control of your wellness and be the healthiest you. Just remember, there are women across the country who are doing the same, and who support you.
Politics
On June 16, 1966, Dr. Henry Beecher, then a professor of anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School, published his seminal paper, titled "Ethics and Clinical Research," in The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM).
Impact
At HandUp we've spent the last three years focused on crowdfunding for individuals experiencing poverty. Here are five key things we've learned to ensure a fundraising campaign for someone in need is a success for everyone.
Queer Voices
I listened to one after another speak sincerely about helping those most vulnerable. And instead of feeling more out of place, I came to understand why Kimberly had invited exactly this mix of people to this discussion.
Politics
Daniel R. Levinson has headed the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Health and Human Services for more than a decade. In an interview, he explained how he tries to set the direction for his workforce without micromanaging and talks about the importance of giving his employees the resources to do their jobs.
Impact
The nonprofit sector has become an indispensable part of the American economy and society. While there have been cuts in government investments, if the past hundred-plus years (as well as the interest and vigor of the millennials) are any indication, the sector will continue to grow.
Politics
The Affordable Care Act is the biggest coverage expansion in 50 years and is contributing to bringing health cost growth under control.
Wellness
Many of us, as parents of spectrum kids, participate in "autism walks" or other events to raise money for autism research. But we don't volunteer anywhere near the same capacity for entities that directly impact our children -- our kids' schools or service agencies. Why?
Politics
An HHS spokesman said the interim rule was still in the approval process, but did not comment on the Democrats' letter. HHS's
Women
With awareness, more affordable screenings, better quality of care, and new research and development, we can save millions of women's lives.
Politics
Q. What role are you playing in supporting the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa? Q. What led you
Politics
And the growing scale of the problem is also worrying to advocates. In order to deal with the crisis at the border, HHS is