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Puerto Rico has gone through the largest migration to the U.S. mainland since the 1950s. A large portion of this population is composed of young...
It is uncertain whether provisions for funding will be included in Congress’ budget resolution. The decision on how to address Puerto Rico’s...
Earlier this week, U.S. Congress reached a budget deal and managed to avoid a government shutdown. The deal, which is expected to pass promptly,...
Without money from Congress, the governor believes a system-wide collapse will cause Puerto Ricans' mass exodus from the island to escalate...
Dr. Dirlikov noted that in addition to conducting a prospective case-control study at 9 hospitals in Puerto Rico between April and December 2016, ...
If a bipartisan plan emerges, it may be a new vehicle for measures on the Island
The heart of the Island’s public healthcare services faces a tough and precarious fiscal scenario
The asthma rate in Puerto Rico is as high as 19% of the population according to some studies. Throughout the rest of the United States, the Centers...
Democratic congressional leadership is pushing to bail out Puerto Rico's Medicaid program through the budget omnibus bill, a Democratic...
The resident commissioner in Washington stresses the need for health funds
The Zika virus is still a significant threat to Puerto Rico, even though it has all but disappeared from the U.S. news cycle and, state health...
With the federal lower house in legislative recess, the key agenda for the Island in September will be focused on health issues and tax reform
Due to the impending end of Obamacare and the uncertainty of whether Puerto Rico will be included in the new US healthcare model, the Government is...