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Sober smartphone app aids boozers' recovery: Study

CHICAGO (AP) — A smartphone app for recovering alcoholics that includes a panic button and sounds an alert when they get too close to taverns helped keep some on the wagon, researchers who developed the tool found.  More »

Insurers must accept funds from U.S. program that helps HIV-AIDs patients

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - The lead agency for President Barack Obama's healthcare reform announced on Friday that it would require, rather than merely encourage, insurers that sell Obamacare policies to accept funds from a federal...  More »

Louisiana insurers to accept funds from federal AIDS program for Obamacare premiums

Three Louisiana insurers agreed on Monday to continue to accept payments from a federal program for low-income people with HIV/AIDS to cover their Obamacare insurance premiums, the carriers said during a hearing in U.S. District Court. Earlier th...  More »

China detains Uighur AIDS activist amid crackdown

By Michael Martina and Megha Rajagopalan BEIJING (Reuters) - China has arrested a Uighur AIDS activist for endangering national security, a health advocacy group said, in the latest sign of the government's crackdown in the troubled far weste...  More »

More Obamacare insurers in Louisiana reject AIDS patients

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - The only three insurance companies in Louisiana that sell healthcare policies under President Barack Obama's healthcare law throughout the state are rejecting payments from a federal program intended to h...  More »

Exclusive: AIDS patients in Obamacare limbo as insurers reject checks

By Sharon Begley and Julie Steenhuysen NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hundreds of people with HIV/AIDS in Louisiana trying to obtain coverage under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform are in danger of being thrown out of the insurance plan they ...  More »

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