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Abortion ruling draws strong reactions in Texas
CNN Health : June 27, 2016, 10:18 am
The U.S. Supreme Court handed a victory to supporters of abortion rights Monday morning. In Texas, where Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt originated, reactions were strong and divided.
Bon Jovi surprises fan battling cancer
CNN Health : June 27, 2016, 9:19 am
What started as a family meal turned into the surprise of a lifetime for cancer patient Carol Cesario.
Research focuses on health needs of gays, lesbians
CNN Health : June 27, 2016, 8:46 am
Researchers now have a broader understanding of the health disparities suffered by gay, lesbian and bisexual people. A recent study found that these groups are more likely to suffer psychological distress, heavy drinking and heavy cigarette smoking.
Type of illness, race can lead to end-of-life care disparity
CNN Health : June 27, 2016, 8:36 am
A patient's illness, race and ethnicity can significantly influence how much care they receive in their final days or how satisfied their family members may be with that care.
Abortion in America: More complex than you think
CNN Health : June 27, 2016, 7:44 am
Abortion will always be one of those hotly debated and emotional issues. But if you think you have a good handle on the state of abortion in the U.S., you may be surprised by some of these stats: