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Senate committee passes bill banning abortions after 24 weeks

In a 3-2 party-line vote Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee passed a bill banning nearly all abortions after 24 weeks, even in the case...

Federal money could be key to building new Secure Psychiatric Unit

The $17.25 million Gov. Chris Sununu wanted for a new 60-bed Secure Psychiatric Unit was axed from the House budget. But the chairman of...

Sununu issues ultimatum in mental health crisis

Gov. Chris Sununu warned the state’s hospitals and mental health centers Thursday he will replace them with private providers if their patients continue languishing...

Commentary: Can schools require COVID-19 vaccines for students now that Pfizer’s...

With the first COVID-19 vaccine now authorized for adolescents, ages 12 and up, a big question looms: Will students be required to get the...

High court rules against state in ’emergency room boarding’ case

The New Hampshire Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against the state’s argument that with a shortage of psychiatric beds, it can hold people in...

‘Every day, Black women die because the system denies our humanity’

WASHINGTON — When U.S. Rep. Cori Bush of Missouri was pregnant with her first child, Zion, she saw a sign in her doctor’s office...

After a year of pandemic, mental health challenges are many

New Hampshire’s crawl toward reopening is now a sprint. Weeks after ending the state’s mask mandate, Gov. Chris Sununu will lift pandemic restrictions on...

States with higher vaccine demand will be able to request more...

WASHINGTON — With demand for COVID-19 vaccines dropping in many states, the federal government is changing how those doses are allocated. Under the new policy, any...

Proposed restrictions on reproductive health care funding loom large in budget...

This story was updated on May 3, 2021 at 8 a.m. The pandemic left Rep. Joshua Query unemployed and underinsured – and then in a...

New guidance gives a bit of breathing room on wearing masks...

Just in time for cookouts and black flies, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday fully vaccinated people can socialize and dine...

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