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U.S. judge blocks Texas plans to cut Planned Parenthood Medicaid funds 6:21pm EST

AUSTIN, Texas A U.S. judge in Austin issued a preliminary injunction on Tuesday halting Texas' plan to cut Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood, saying the state did not present evidence of a program violation that would warrant termination.

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Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move

(This February 20 story has been corrected to say "she" instead of "he" in penultimate paragraph)

World, Norway, 3:33am EST

Men more at risk of cognitive impairment, death after hip fracture

(Reuters Health) - After a hip fracture, men are more cognitively impaired - and therefore, more at risk of death - than women, researchers in Baltimore say.

3:29pm EST

Stress hormone may help explain health advantages of marriage

(Reuters Health) - Married couples may be healthier than single, divorced or widowed adults at least in part because they have lower levels of a stress hormone associated with a variety of medical problems, a recent study suggests.

1:14pm EST

Fructose tied to advanced liver disease in children and teens

(Reuters Health) - Obese youth who have some buildup of fats in their livers and a diet high in fructose may be more likely to develop serious chronic liver damage common in adult alcoholics, a recent study suggests.

1:16pm EST

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