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How to Look Up Prices at Your Hospital, if They Exist

This year, some Americans can do something that was previously impossible: look up the price of care before going to the hospital.A new federal rule requires hospitals to publish the prices they negotiate with private insurers.The data is a…

Delta Variant Is Sending More Children to the Hospital

What is clear is that a confluence of factors - including Delta's contagiousness and the fact that people under the age of 12 are not yet eligible for vaccination - will result in more children being hospitalized, especially in areas of the…

Pope Francis undergoes colon surgery in Rome hospital

Pope Francis waves during his weekly general audience in the Paul VI room in the Vatican on October 14, 2020.Alberto Pizzoli | AFP | Getty ImagesPope Francis was operated on Sunday in a Roman hospital for an abnormal narrowing of his…