The Senate passes S-CHIP, 66-32.

The Wall Street Journal looks at Daschle's support for episode-based Medicare payments.

Global health gains are being threatened by the economic crisis.

Schwarzenegger wants to eliminate an $8 billion plan to improve prison medical facilities in California.

Congress will hold a peanut contamination hearing.

The Boston Globe asks: who's the food villain of the week?

Scientists are studying addiction by giving bees cocaine.

--Suzy Khimm