A bill passed by the General Assembly removes the requirement that someone help investigators when reporting an overdose.
Republican leaders have several proposals to provide more healthcare options to consumers that are cheaper than what’s currently available. Critics of the GOP plans argue that there are other steps Virginia can take to bring down healthcare costs.
In Virginia, it can be especially challenging to find psychiatrists for young people. A group of advocates and doctors are asking state lawmakers for more money to change that.
The Center for Disease Control says 30 million Americans are estimated to have chronic kidney disease, which can trigger heart disease and stroke and other serious health consequences