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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has shelved a proposal to drastically cut the level of nicotine in cigarettes Bloomberg reported on Wednesday citing a regulatory document NegativeThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has shelved a proposal to drastically cut the level of nicotine in cigarettes Bloomberg reported on Wednesday citing a regulatory document http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-tobacco/u-s-health-regulators-drop-plan-to-sharply-cut-nicotine-in-cigarettes-bloomberg-idUSKBN1XU2AT2019-11-21
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration which comes under the Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment NegativeThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has shelved a proposal to drastically cut the level of nicotine in cigarettes Bloomberg reported on Wednesday citing a regulatory document http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-tobacco/u-s-health-regulators-drop-plan-to-sharply-cut-nicotine-in-cigarettes-bloomberg-idUSKBN1XU2AT2019-11-21
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told reporters that once the guidance was finalized enforcement actions would begin to remove the products from store shelves PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he will be meeting with vaping industry representatives as his administration considers tightening ecigarette regulations amid a nationwide outbreak of vapingrelated injuries and deaths http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaping-trump/trump-to-meet-with-vaping-industry-as-he-mulls-tighter-regulation-idUSKBN1XL1SP2019-11-12
Mallinckrodt Plc said on Tuesday it has received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for documents related to the drugmakers lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NegativeMallinckrodt Plc said on Tuesday it has received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for documents related to the drugmakers lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-mallinckrodt-lawsuit/mallinckrodt-receives-sec-subpoena-over-acthar-gel-lawsuit-idUSKBN1XF2QR2019-11-06
Sharpless will return to his role at NCI the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced on Friday NeutralU.S. President Donald Trump plans to nominate Dr http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-fda/trump-nominates-md-anderson-oncologist-as-u-s-fda-commissioner-idUSKBN1XB4WU2019-11-02
2 billion would come out of Department of Health and Human Services programs while the rest would be taken from military construction or veterans programs NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers clashed on Tuesday over funding for President Donald Trumps border wall and womens reproductive health programs flashpoints that could threaten funding to keep the federal government operating beyond this month http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-congress/lawmakers-renew-fights-over-trumps-border-wall-abortion-idUSKCN1VV2RQ2019-09-11
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Wednesday it will offer states more than PositiveThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Wednesday it will offer states more than http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-opioids-funds/u-s-government-gives-states-nearly-2-billion-to-combat-opioid-crisis-idUSKCN1VP28I2019-09-05
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Wednesday it will fund the manufacturing of Merck Co Incs investigational Ebola vaccine called V920 in response to the outbreak of the deadly virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo NegativeThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Wednesday it will fund the manufacturing of Merck Co Incs investigational Ebola vaccine called V920 in response to the outbreak of the deadly virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-ebola-merck-co/hhs-to-provide-23-million-to-merck-for-ebola-vaccine-production-idUSKCN1VB24E2019-08-22
Officials for the U.S. Health and Human Services Department which administers Title X did not immediately respond to requests from Reuters seeking comment on Illinois action NeutralCHICAGO Illinois will defy enforcement of the Trump administrations rule barring federally subsidized family planning clinics from making abortion referrals the governor said on Thursday vowing the state would step in to fund most of those clinics itself http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-abortion/illinois-to-defy-trump-administrations-abortion-referral-gag-rule-idUSKCN1UD32V2019-07-20
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its opponents in a California lawsuit agreed on Friday to delay implementing a rule that would allow medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds according to a federal court filing NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and its opponents in a California lawsuit agreed on Friday to delay implementing a rule that would allow medical workers to decline performing abortions or other treatments on moral or religious grounds according to a federal court filing http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-religion-lawsuit/u-s-federal-court-delays-adoption-of-healthcare-rule-on-abortion-idUSKCN1TV00F2019-06-30
9 billion is for the Department of Health and Human Services to care for unaccompanied children and place them in suitable homes PositiveWASHINGTON It was a long difficult battle but the U.S. Congress on Thursday sent President Donald Trump a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-takeaways/five-takeaways-from-trump-congress-battle-over-border-aid-idUSKCN1TS3EY2019-06-28
Children are supposed to be transferred quickly out of border patrol facilities and into shelters overseen by the Department of Health and Human Services NeutralYORK Congress and the White House were attempting to broker a deal over how to spend emergency aid to address the migrant surge as lawmakers private companies and presidential candidates raised alarms about immigrants facing dangerous conditions along the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/as-migrants-languish-in-border-facilities-u-s-congress-struggles-to-finalize-emergency-aid-idUSKCN1TR3172019-06-27
President Donald Trump will sign an executive order aimed at requiring hospitals to be more transparent about prices before charging patients for healthcare services Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said on Monday PositivePresident Donald Trump will sign an executive order aimed at requiring hospitals to be more transparent about prices before charging patients for healthcare services Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare/trump-to-order-hospitals-to-be-transparent-about-healthcare-costs-idUSKCN1TP1TA2019-06-25
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday proposed a rule that would roll back protections for transgender patients under Obamacare the second rule this month the agency has put forward to allow health care providers to deny services to them PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday proposed a rule that would roll back protections for transgender patients under Obamacare the second rule this month the agency has put forward to allow health care providers to deny services to them http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-healthcare-transgender/u-s-health-agency-proposes-reversing-obamacare-transgender-protections-idUSKCN1SU1IF2019-05-25
It will be enforced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services NeutralNEW YORK A coalition of 23 U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration on Tuesday to stop it from enforcing a rule that would make it easier for doctors and nurses to avoid performing abortions on religious or moral grounds http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-religion-lawsuit/u-s-states-cities-sue-to-block-trump-conscience-rule-for-healthcare-workers-idUSKCN1SR2DV2019-05-22
The case is New York et al v U.S. Department of Health and Human Services et al U.S. District Court Southern District of New York No NeutralNEW YORK A coalition of 23 U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration on Tuesday to stop it from enforcing a rule that would make it easier for doctors and nurses to avoid performing abortions on religious or moral grounds http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-religion-lawsuit/u-s-states-cities-sue-to-block-trump-conscience-rule-for-healthcare-workers-idUSKCN1SR2DV2019-05-22
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said complacency misunderstanding and misinformation were causing vaccination rates to decline globally with tragic results NegativeGENEVA Doubts about vaccines have spread across social media like a disease and false information that kills should be taken down by the companies running digital platforms the head of global vaccine alliance Gavi said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-vaccines/vaccine-doubts-spread-like-disease-must-be-taken-offline-vaccine-chief-idUSKCN1SR1SV2019-05-22
WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday released a final rule allowing doctors nurses and other health workers to opt out of procedures such as abortions and sterilizations which violate their personal or religious beliefs NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday released a final rule allowing doctors nurses and other health workers to opt out of procedures such as abortions and sterilizations which violate their personal or religious beliefs http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-healthcare-religion/u-s-health-agency-finalizes-conscience-and-religious-freedom-rule-idUSKCN1S81PS2019-05-03
White an official with the Department of Health and Human Services said his team had already identified between 500 and 1000 children who might have been separated from their parents NeutralA U.S. judge said on Thursday he would order the Trump administration to comb through the records of 47000 immigrant children and within six months identify those separated from their parents after crossing the Mexican border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/judge-gives-u-s-six-months-to-identify-separated-migrant-children-idUSKCN1S12TP2019-04-27
The most important work to combat our countrys opioid crisis is happening in local U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said NegativeU.S. health officials on Thursday said they will spend million in four states to study ways to best deal with the nations opioid crisis on the local level with a goal of reducing opioidrelated overdose deaths by 40 percent over three years in selected communities in those states http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-health-opioids/u-s-launches-four-state-study-to-find-ways-to-reduce-opioid-overdose-deaths-idUSKCN1RU2EO2019-04-19
In March the Department of Health and Human Services requested Pentagon support to identify locations to house unaccompanied migrant children through Sept PositiveWASHINGTON Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has approved a request to identify places to potentially house up to 5000 unaccompanied migrant children the Pentagon said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-military/pentagon-to-find-places-to-potentially-house-up-to-5000-unaccompanied-migrant-children-idUSKCN1RM2A12019-04-11
They were announced in a joint statement from several U.S. attorneys the FBI the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General and the Internal Revenue Service PositiveU.S. authorities on Tuesday said they have broken up a http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-health-care-fraud/u-s-charges-24-in-1-2-billion-medicare-orthotic-brace-fraud-idUSKCN1RL2M22019-04-10
Tom Price The Health and Human Services secretary quit under pressure from Trump on Sept NegativeWASHINGTON The White House said on Monday that President Donald Trump would replace the head of the U.S. Secret Service a day after Trump asked for the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-trump-administration-departures-firings-reassignments-idUSKCN1RK2LV2019-04-09
Sharpless who has led the National Institutes of Healths cancer unit since 2017 will take over following Gottliebs exit in April the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said on Tuesday NegativeU.S. President Donald Trumps administration has tapped National Cancer Institute Director Norman Sharpless to serve as acting commissioner for the Food and Drug Administration following the resignation of Scott Gottlieb earlier this month http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fda/national-cancer-institute-chief-to-serve-as-acting-fda-head-idUSKBN1QT2C82019-03-13
The Department of Health and Human Services which oversees the FDA announced Gottliebs resignation on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Food and Drug Administration chief Scott Gottlieb said on Tuesday he plans to step down in a month calling into question how the agency will handle critical issues such as ecigarette use among teens and efforts to increase competition in prescription drugs http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-fda-gottlieb/fda-chief-gottlieb-resigns-idUSKCN1QM2GZ2019-03-06
The new regulation was announced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as part of Title X a government family planning program that serves about 4 million people PositiveWASHINGTON The Trump administration said on Friday that taxpayerfunded family planning clinics which primarily serve lowincome Americans will no longer be able to refer patients for abortions a move that critics vowed to challenge in court http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-abortion/trump-administration-bans-abortion-referrals-at-u-s-funded-clinics-idUSKCN1QB2HB2019-02-23
Members of the Trump administration have given speeches criticizing a Medicare for All proposal including Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar NegativeWASHINGTON Democrats in control of the U.S. House of Representatives will begin holding hearings on expanding Medicare this spring and will aim to pass a bill by the end of next year a senior Democratic lawmaker said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-yarmuth-healthcare/u-s-lawmaker-yarmuth-says-democrats-to-begin-medicare-for-all-hearings-idUSKCN1PN2M22019-01-30
The rules were issued by the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services Labor and Treasury and were set to take effect on Monday NeutralA federal judge in Pennsylvania on Monday blocked the Trump administration from enforcing new rules allowing employers to obtain exemptions from an Obamacare requirement that they provide health insurance that covers womens birth control http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-birthcontrol/second-u-s-judge-blocks-trump-administration-birth-control-rules-idUSKCN1P82HX2019-01-15
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services which oversees the ACF had said there were more than 850 migrants being held in Tornillo as recently as Jan NegativeEL PASO Texas A tent city in Texas for migrant teens will close the U.S. government said on Friday and the children held in what had become a controversial symbol of President Donald Trumps migration policy will be transferred to sponsors or other shelters http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-shelter/texas-tent-city-that-holds-migrant-teens-to-close-idUSKCN1P527N2019-01-12
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has been defending the administrations efforts to lower drug prices NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and Representative Elijah Cummings introduced legislation on Thursday aimed at lowering the cost of prescription drugs for American consumers critiquing President Donald Trump administrations efforts to curb medicine prices http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-drugpricing/sen-sanders-rep-cummings-introduce-bill-to-lower-u-s-drug-prices-idUSKCN1P416L2019-01-11





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The letter petitions the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to consider patient data and include pain specialists when developing opioid tapering guidelines NegativeForcing patients off opioid painkillers could sometimes do more harm than good international medical experts warn in an open letter to health authorities http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-opioid-tapering/rapidly-taking-patients-off-opioids-might-not-be-a-good-idea-experts-say-idUSKCN1OO0SO2018-12-26
Tom Price The Health and Human Services secretary quit under pressure from Trump on Sept NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Saturday that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year extending the historically high turnover in the top ranks of his administration http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-trump-administration-departures-resignations-and-firings-idUSKBN1O70TQ2018-12-09
The hikes illustrate the perverse incentives of Americas drug pricing said Department of Health and Human Services spokeswoman Caitlin Oakley NegativeNEW YORK Pfizer Inc said on Friday that it plans to hike U.S. prices on 41 of its medicines in January after walking back its previous planned price increases this summer under pressure from President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-pfizer-prices/pfizer-to-raise-u-s-drug-prices-in-january-after-previously-backing-down-idUSKCN1NL2HK2018-11-17
Trump speaking at the Department of Health and Human Services Humphrey Building near Capitol Hill said the move takes aim at what he characterized as global on prescription drugs NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his administration is seeking to lower prescription drug prices by determining the price the governments Medicare program pays for some drugs based on the lower prices paid in other countries http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-drugpricing/trump-seeks-to-base-medicare-drug-prices-on-lower-overseas-rates-idUSKCN1MZ2SF2018-10-26
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar in announcing the plan dismissed suggestions by major U.S. drug companies that less stringent disclosures might be adequate NegativeThe U.S. government in an effort to increase pressure on drugmakers to lower costs for U.S. consumers said on Monday it will propose requiring companies to include the price of their prescription medicines in television ads http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-pharmaceuticals-prices/u-s-to-propose-tv-ads-for-drugs-must-include-list-prices-idUSKCN1MP26T2018-10-16
No children that were a part of the family separations are at the Tornillo the Department of Health and Human Services said in a statement NegativeTORNILLO Texas A tent city in the west Texas desert set up to hold immigrant children has expanded its capacity by nearly 10 times to 3800 beds since it opened in June officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-tornillo/texas-desert-tent-city-for-immigrant-children-balloons-in-size-idUSKCN1MN0042018-10-14
The average stay of a child at Tornillo is 29 days before the child is released to a sponsor according to Health and Human Services NegativeTORNILLO Texas A tent city in the west Texas desert set up to hold immigrant children has expanded its capacity by nearly 10 times to 3800 beds since it opened in June officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-tornillo/texas-desert-tent-city-for-immigrant-children-balloons-in-size-idUSKCN1MN0042018-10-14
Officials from the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately return calls for comment on Friday NegativeCHICAGO A Kentucky woman is suing the U.S. arm of Brazils JBS SA alleging she was hospitalized after consuming ground beef produced by the company that was tainted with Salmonella according to a lawsuit filed on Friday in Arizona state court http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-jbs-lawsuit/jbs-sued-by-kentucky-woman-over-ground-beef-in-salmonella-recall-idUSKCN1MF2PL2018-10-06
The Transportation Department also announced it will start studying the workforce impacts of automated vehicles with the Labor Commerce and the Health and Human Services departments NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is moving ahead with plans to revise safety rules that bar fully selfdriving cars from the roads without equipment such as steering wheels pedals and mirrors according to a document made public on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-autos-selfdriving/u-s-plans-to-rewrite-rules-that-impede-self-driving-cars-idUSKCN1ME1SP2018-10-05
SAO PAULO The United States is working with governments across Latin America to help prevent the spread of diseases like diphtheria and measles from Venezuela as refugees flee the chaotic country U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said on Tuesday PositiveSAO PAULO The United States is working with governments across Latin America to help prevent the spread of diseases like diphtheria and measles from Venezuela as refugees flee the chaotic country U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-venezuela-health-usa/u-s-working-to-halt-spread-of-diseases-from-venezuela-idUSKCN1MC2ZL2018-10-03
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC on Friday he was completely in of the Food and Drug Administrations proposed crackdown on ecigarettes NegativeU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC on Friday he was completely in of the Food and Drug Administrations proposed crackdown on ecigarettes http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-fda-ecigarettes/u-s-health-secretary-backs-proposed-fda-crackdown-on-e-cigarettes-cnbc-idUSKCN1LU21Y2018-09-15
The Senate voted 857 to pass the billion measure which combines funding for the Pentagon with money for domestic programs including the Health and Human Services Education and Labor Departments NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly on Thursday for legislation to fund much of the government including billion for the Department of Defense as lawmakers worked to minimize the risk of a government shutdown before the fiscal year ends Sept http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-fiscal-senate/senate-passes-massive-spending-bill-for-defense-and-domestic-programs-idUSKCN1L82N62018-08-24
The Department of Health and Human Services last month proposed regulations that would scale back protections for rebates that might otherwise be illegal under a federal antikickback law NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said it was within his agencys power to eliminate rebates on prescription drug purchases a key element of the Trump administrations plan to lower prescription medicine costs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-drugpricing-azar/u-s-health-secretary-says-agency-has-power-to-eliminate-drug-rebates-idUSKCN1L512H2018-08-20
WASHINGTON U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said it was within his agencys power to eliminate rebates on prescription drug purchases a key element of the Trump administrations plan to lower prescription medicine costs PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said it was within his agencys power to eliminate rebates on prescription drug purchases a key element of the Trump administrations plan to lower prescription medicine costs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-drugpricing-azar/u-s-health-secretary-says-agency-has-power-to-eliminate-drug-rebates-idUSKCN1L512H2018-08-20
Both Immigrations and Customs Enforcement the Department of Health and Human Services which arranges care for children in immigration custody declined to comment on the Sales case NegativeSAN PALM BEACH For two months in detention after being separated from her 14year old son by U.S. border officials Catalina Sales worried about how he was doing and when she would see him again http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children-insight/how-a-mothers-tough-choice-gave-her-son-a-potential-u-s-asylum-advantage-idUSKBN1L20ZO2018-08-19
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services did not immediately respond to a request for comment NegativeFour major U.S. cities filed a lawsuit on Thursday contending that President Donald Trumps administration is unconstitutionally seeking to undermine Obamacare by failing to faithfully execute the healthcare law http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-obamacare-lawsuit/four-u-s-cities-sue-over-trump-sabotage-of-obamacare-idUSKBN1KN28C2018-08-02
State Treasurer Andy Dillon former Michigan Health and Human Services director Nick Lyon two former emergency managers of the city and others were kept as defendants NegativeA federal judge on Wednesday removed Michigan Governor Rick Snyder a former mayor of Flint along with the state government from a list of defendants in a classaction lawsuit over the Flint water crisis http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-michigan-water/michigan-governor-and-state-dismissed-from-flint-water-lawsuit-idUSKBN1KM66Y2018-08-02
U.S. Health and Human Services secretary Alex Azar called Read previously and the Pfizer CEO asked to speak directly with the president the source said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-pfizer-exclusive/trump-told-pfizer-ceo-price-hikes-hurt-his-drug-plan-source-idUSKBN1K124O2018-07-12
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar followed up with his own tweet saying that drugmakers who have raised prices have created a tipping point in U.S. drug pricing policy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-drugpricing/trump-slams-pfizer-after-july-1-drug-price-hikes-idUSKBN1JZ2AF2018-07-10
WASHINGTON The U.S. government is moving some migrant parents to detention sites closer to the young children they were separated from while crossing the U.S.Mexico border in an attempt to meet a courtimposed deadline to reunify families U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/u-s-moving-some-detained-migrant-parents-closer-to-their-children-idUSKBN1JV2FH2018-07-08
On Thursday U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar told reporters under children are now under HHS care which includes the 100 under the age of 5 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/judge-orders-u-s-to-provide-list-of-separated-migrant-children-idUSKBN1JW1W02018-07-08
The perpetrators really are despicable and greedy U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said at a press conference Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-justice-healthcare/u-s-charges-601-people-in-healthcare-fraud-opioid-crackdown-idUSKBN1JO26B2018-06-28
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told a Senate hearing earlier on Tuesday that most separated children could not be reunited until the Republicanled Congress passed necessary legislation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-says-immigrants-ruling-shows-need-for-legislation-idUSKBN1JN1WH2018-06-27
Melania Trump sat alongside Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar at a table at Upbring New Hope Childrens Center and heard caregivers explain how the children are well treated Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-melaniatrump/melania-trumps-jacket-mixes-message-during-visit-to-detained-immigrant-children-idUSKBN1JH2HO2018-06-22
A Health and Human Services Department spokeswoman said the agency had nothing else to share on Trumps comments because it didnt want to get ahead of any announcements Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-drugpricing/trump-says-drug-companies-to-announce-massive-price-cuts-soon-idUSKCN1IV2B22018-05-31
WASHINGTON Over 1500 immigrant children who have entered the United States unaccompanied are not as Senate testimony by an administration official in April suggested a U.S. Health and Human Services official said on Monday as outrage over their treatment triggered a social media storm Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/u-s-official-says-agency-did-not-lose-immigrant-children-idUSKCN1IU0612018-05-29
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is considering expanding Medicares ability to negotiate the cost of drugs by giving private payers a role in setting the price of medicines administered in hospitals and doctors offices Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-drugpricing/u-s-to-consider-expanding-medicare-drug-price-negotiation-idUSKCN1IF1VI2018-05-14
As the speech was underway the Department of Health and Human Services released what it called a blueprint titled American Patients with details of its plan Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-usa-trump-drugpricing/trump-assails-high-drug-prices-avoids-direct-hit-on-industry-idUSKBN1IC2C02018-05-14
However Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday signaled Trumps intention to take stronger action Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-pharmaceuticals-prices/fda-chief-questions-protections-on-drug-rebates-stocks-fall-idUSKBN1I42NM2018-05-04
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday said President Donald Trump wants to go further in lowering drug prices an issue he campaigned on during the 2016 presidential race Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-pricing/president-trump-wants-to-go-further-on-drug-prices-hhs-secretary-idUSKBN1I327O2018-05-02
Tom Price The Health and Human Services secretary resigned under pressure from Trump on Sept Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-mcmaster-is-latest-in-parade-of-white-house-departees-idUSKBN1GY3BW2018-03-23
The Health and Human Services secretary resigned under pressure from Trump on Sept NegativeWASHINGTON The resignation of Gary Cohn top economic adviser to President Donald Trump will be the latest in a series of highlevel departures from the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-cohn-is-latest-in-parade-of-trump-administration-departees-idUSKCN1GJ07O2018-03-08
Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price resigned under pressure from Trump on Sept NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald top economic adviser Gary Cohn resigned on Tuesday a move that came after he lost a fight over plans for hefty steel and aluminum import tariffs http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-cohn-resignation-is-latest-trump-administration-departure-idUSKCN1GJ07O2018-03-07
The US Department of Health and Human Services parent agency declined to comment NegativeNEW YORK A New York civil rights group on Tuesday sued Trump administration officials over what it called prolonged detention of immigrant children blaming recent shifts in U.S. government policy for keeping children locked up without cause http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-lawsuit/trump-administration-sued-over-detention-of-immigrant-children-idUSKCN1G42X52018-02-21
Do it for yourself your family and your Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told the briefing NeutralAdults who get a flu shot are 36 percent less likely to get the disease while for children the figure was an unexpectedly high 59 percent US health officials said on Thursday predicting that the current season could continue for weeks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-flu/u-s-officials-warn-intense-flu-season-to-continue-urge-shots-idUSKCN1FZ3272018-02-16
The White House declined comment and referred questions to the Health and Human Services Department Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-cdc-director/u-s-public-health-chief-quits-over-financial-conflicts-idUSKBN1FK2AO2018-02-01
A spokesman for the Department of Health and Human Services which oversees Medicaid declined to comment on the lawsuit Negative A lawsuit challenging the U.S. federal governmentís approval of work requirements for Medicaid recipients in Kentucky could rein in the power of the Trump administration to reshape the health insurance programme for the poor legal experts saidhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-medicaid-analysis/medicaid-work-rules-face-tough-legal-challenges-experts-say-idUSKBN1FE33P2018-01-26
WASHINGTON The US Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm former pharmaceutical industry executive and lobbyist Alex Azar as the next Health and Human Services secretary NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Wednesday voted to confirm former pharmaceutical industry executive and lobbyist Alex Azar as the next Health and Human Services secretaryhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-azar/senate-votes-to-confirm-azar-as-health-secretary-idUSKBN1FD2UG2018-01-24
While heading up the presidential transition a year ago he placed several advocates who oppose abortion rights in key positions at the Health and Human Services department NeutralWASHINGTON In the runup to President Donald Trumpís decision last month to recognize Jerusalem as Israelís capital Vice President Mike Pence a conservative Christian who had long advocated for the move did something he does only selectively: speak uphttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-pence/in-year-of-drama-and-chaos-pence-quietly-advances-conservative-agenda-idUSKBN1F82NO2018-01-21
WASHINGTON A US Senate committee on Wednesday voted to move forward the nomination of Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist whom President Donald Trump has tapped to be the next secretary of Health and Human Services NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. Senate committee on Wednesday voted to move forward the nomination of Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist whom President Donald Trump has tapped to be the next secretary of Health and Human Serviceshttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-azar/senate-committee-advances-azar-nomination-as-health-secretary-idUSKBN1F62Q22018-01-17
WASHINGTON Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist nominated to run the US Department of Health and Human Services indicated on Tuesday he supported a Republican bid to overhaul Medicaid and again vowed to tackle high drug prices NegativeWASHINGTON Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist nominated to run the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services indicated on Tuesday he supported a Republican bid to overhaul Medicaid and again vowed to tackle high drug priceshttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-azar/health-secretary-nominee-indicates-support-for-medicaid-overhaul-idUSKBN1EY2EZ2018-01-09
WASHINGTON The Trump administration has told agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services to avoid using certain words or phrases in official documents being drafted for next budget the Washington Post reported on Saturday NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration has told agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services to avoid using certain words or phrases in official documents being drafted for next yearís budget the Washington Post reported on Saturdayhttp://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-trump-words/trump-administration-bans-selected-words-at-health-agencies-paper-idUSKBN1EB0142017-12-17
In August the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority the development arm of the Department of Health and Human Services pulled funding for clinical development of the ZPIV vaccine NegativeCHICAGO A Zika vaccine Sanofi SA dropped in September under political pressure over pricing produced strong responses in more than 90 percent of those taking part in an earlystage clinical trial U.S. researchers reported on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-zika-vaccine/trial-results-of-zika-vaccine-sanofi-dropped-show-promise-idUSKBN1DZ03P2017-12-05
WASHINGTON Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist nominated to run the US Department of Health and Human Services promised on Wednesday to lower drug prices and said he was unaware of any efforts to sabotage the healthcare law passed under former President Barack Obama NeutralWASHINGTON Alex Azar a former drug industry executive and lobbyist nominated to run the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services promised on Wednesday to lower drug prices and said he was unaware of any efforts to sabotage the healthcare law passed under former President Barack Obamahttp://www.reuters.com/news/us/article/us-usa-healthcare-azar/health-secretary-nominee-azar-says-lowering-drug-prices-a-top-priority-idUSKBN1DT2BN2017-11-29
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday said he will nominate former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as US Health and Human Services secretary saying Azar would push to lower the price of medicines NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday said he will nominate former pharmaceutical executive and industry lobbyist Alex Azar to serve as U.S. Health and Human Services secretary saying Azar would push to lower the price of medicineshttp://www.reuters.com/politics/article/us-usa-healthcare-azar/trump-to-tap-ex-pharma-executive-azar-as-u-s-health-secretary-idUSKBN1DD1UD2017-11-13





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The suffering we are seeing today is completely avoidable US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said on Monday. NegativeAmerican health officials report that more than 700 people have been infected by measles this year marking a 25year high for the infectious disease. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-480957612019-04-30
Until his family makes contact the US Department of Health and Human Services will take custody of him CBP says. NegativeA threeyearold migrant boy was found in tears as he wandered alone in a Texas cornfield near the USMexico border officials say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-480449252019-04-25
Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Department of Health and Human Services still do not have the capacity to detain families and children officials said. NegativeThe USMexico border has reached breaking point US officials say amid an unprecedented surge in migrant numbers http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477366032019-03-29





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But the US Department of Health and Human Services found of Americans are not active enough. NegativeAmericans as young as age three have been encouraged to engage in physical activity according to new federal exercise guidelines http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-461860352018-11-13
Some 75 of the 102 separated children have been determined eligible to be reunited with their families according to the Department of Health and Human Services NegativeThe Trump administration has said 27 young migrant children are not eligible for reunification with their parents according to a court filing. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447858672018-07-12
Earlier this week the US Department of Health and Human Services said it had ordered DNA tests on some 3000 children in an effort to reunite migrant families NegativeThe US government has asked for more time to reunite migrant families separated at the USMexico border as it emerged that some childrens parents have already been deported. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-447477272018-07-08
Officials from the Department of Health and Human Services visited three bases in Texas last week to examine whether they could be used to house migrant children US media report NegativeTwo US military bases will be used as temporary camps to house migrants who crossed the border illegally the US defence secretary has said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-446048472018-06-25
The Department of Health and Human Services asked the military to create temporary housing for the thousands of undocumented migrants being detained at the USMexico border. NegativeTwo US military bases will be used as temporary camps to house migrants who crossed the border illegally the US defence secretary has said http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-446048472018-06-25
The sudden surge in immigrant detentions created by Mr Trumps policy has strained various government departments including Justice Homeland Security Defence and Health and Human Services NegativeThe US Navy is reportedly planning to build sprawling immigrant detention centres on military bases amid a Trump crackdown at the USMexico border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445857162018-06-23
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has said his department would begin working to return detained immigrant children to their families but did not give a timeline. NegativeThe US political battle over migrant children separated from parents has shifted to Congress after Donald Trump signed an order ending the practice. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445590082018-06-21
Babies and toddlers have been sent to three tender age shelters maintained by the Department of Health and Human Services the Associated Press news agency reports. NegativeUS President Donald Trump has promised action to keep families together amid fury over separations of undocumented child migrants from adults. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445528522018-06-20
Migrant children are not permitted to be incarcerated with their parents and are kept in separate facilities maintained by the Department of Health and Human Services. NegativeUS Attorney General Jeff Sessions has rejected claims US holding centres for child migrants separated from parents are like Nazi concentration camps. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445381102018-06-19
The children have been passed into the care of the US Department of Health and Human Services. NegativeAlmost 2000 migrant children were separated from their families at the US border over six weeks officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445033182018-06-15
US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Friday warned it will take time for the system to change NegativeUS President Donald Trump has accused foreign governments of extorting unreasonably low prices from pharmaceutical firms. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-440877352018-05-14
The married mother and daughter were discovered by the Department of Human Services during a child welfare checkup NeutralAn Oklahoma mother who married her daughter after the pair hit it off has been sentenced to two years in prison. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-434188912018-03-15
As head of the Health and Human Services agency Mr Azar will be tasked with spurring the Republican effort to scrap Obamacare NegativeUS President Donald Trump has nominated a former pharmaceutical executive to serve as his next health secretary.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-419739462017-11-13