The star underwent a double mastectomy after finding she had a cancer risk. From testing to recovery, it's a pricey undertaking.
While many US facilities get top ratings, the most common is a C, and major improvements have been slow in coming.
A string of serious setbacks for possible treatments may be eroding researchers' -- and investors' -- confidence.
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The company is making 4 'global commitments' to combat the epidemic. Critics see the strategy as just another effort to increase sales.
Democrats and Republicans are coming together in an effort to prevent unpaid health care bills from ruining people financially.
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