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Clara Hardy (middle) with her parents, Robert and Chrissy. Clara, who lives in North Carolina, needed expensive surgery and other procedures right after birth to save her life. The family's insurance policy paid most of the cost. Alex Olgin/WFAE hide caption

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GOP Health Bill Could Let Insurers Cap Spending On Expensive Patients

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Government Researchers Plan Response To Rising Rates Of Black Lung Disease

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GOP Lawmakers Face Political Risks In Supporting Unpopular Health Care Bill

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Babies exposed to opioids in utero may experience withdrawal symptoms at birth, but these symptoms are treatable. Typically, the babies can go home after a few days or a couple weeks. Getty Images hide caption

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For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

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Hassan Youssef, a 40-year-old victim of the April 4 chemical attack in Khan Shaykun, receives medical care in a hospital in the nearby Syrian city of Idlib in April. Omar Haj Kadour/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Will My High Premiums Go Down? More Q&A About The GOP Health Plan

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Doctors, nurses, patients and activists listen as Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks at Bellevue Hospital in New York last week, just after the Senate Republicans released their health care bill to the public. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Mammography has helped increase the early detection of breast tumors. Now, researchers say, the goal is to discern which of those tumors need aggressive treatment, including chemotherapy or radiation after surgery. Chicago Tribune/Getty Images hide caption

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Tumor Test Helps Identify Which Breast Cancers Don't Require Extra Treatment

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Lt. Bryan Oliver says calls for fires are rare, but his station responds to several overdoses each day. Esther Honig/WOSU hide caption

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As Opioid Overdoses Bleed City's Budget, Councilman Proposes Stopping Treatment

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Democrats Push Back On Senate Republican Health Care Bill

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What Happens When The Heroin Epidemic Hits Small Town America?

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With The Senate's Health Care Vote Delayed, What's Next For Democrats?

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