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Texas Judge Strikes Down Obama’s Affordable Care Act as Unconstitutional

WASHINGTON — A federal judge in Texas struck down the entire Affordable Care Act on Friday on the grounds that its mandate requiring people to buy health insurance is unconstitutional and the rest of the law cannot stand without it. The ruling was over a lawsuit filed this year by a group of Republican governors… Read More »

Texas woman dies after botched plastic surgery in Mexico: report

Laura Avila is on life support following the attempted procedure in Mexico, her family claims. (GoFundMe/Angie Avila) The Texas woman who suffered severe brain damage from surgical complications tied to plastic surgery in Mexico has died. TMZ reported Saturday that Laura Avila, 35, died just days after her family made the decision to move her… Read More »

4 Texas Infants Got Botulism, Why You Should Never Give Infants Honey Pacifiers

Do not give anyone younger than a year old honey. (Photo: Getty Images)Getty Lots of pacifier news this week. By lots, I mean two news items, because let’s face it, pacifiers aren’t exactly the Kardashians when it comes to getting media attention. I already wrote about one piece of pacifier news for Forbes, a study examining… Read More »