Tuesday's health stories


Oriana Gonzalez
Updated Jun 21, 2022 - Health

Louisiana governor signs into law bill to make mailing abortion pills a crime

Picture of a person holding a sign that says "keep abortion safe and legal"
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Oriana Gonzalez
Jun 21, 2022 - Health

Louisiana bill criminalizing abortion providers if Roe falls signed into law

Picture of three people holding signs in support of abortion rights
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Miriam Kramer
Jun 21, 2022 - Science

What scientists can learn from tracking disease outbreaks from space

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Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios
Tina Reed
Jun 21, 2022 - Health

How much Medicare could've saved with Mark Cuban's generic drug company

Illustration of medical pills with half of the capsule created from paper money.
Illustration: Rae Cook/Axios
Tina Reed
Jun 21, 2022 - Health

Cities may need to be redesigned for extreme heat

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Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

Exclusive: Cancer treatment tool gets major boost in funding

A cancer cell.
Illustration: Rebecca Zisser/Axios
Arielle Dreher
Jun 21, 2022 - Health

Extreme heat's health consequences

Mike Allen
Jun 20, 2022 - Health

Sneak peek: Inside one New York hospital's fight against COVID-19

Cover: Flatiron Books
Cover: Flatiron Books