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Why Finding Your 'Vitamin Sea' Is Necessary for Caregivers
A woman who is a caregiver for her husband and daughter explains how to take care of yourself.
Trump Administration Wants to Lower Drug Costs for Medicare Recipients Through Rebates
Rebates are typically given to insurance companies and pharmacy benefit managers, but the Trump administration is calling for Medicare beneficiaries to get a share.
Trump Administration May Put Lifetime Limits on Medicaid Coverage
Five states have requested waivers from the federal government to allow lifetime limits on coverage under Medicaid, according to a McClatchy report.
Lottery Winner Donald Savastano Dies of Cancer 23 Days After Being Able to Afford Health Care
Donald Savastano died 23 days after winning $1 million in the New York lottery. His winnings allowed him to finally see a doctor where he diagnosed with stage 4 cancer.
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Our video team is featuring everyday people around the world who work to make their communities a little bit Mightier.
February's My Mighty Month Challenge Is About Cultivating Self-Love
February’s My Mighty Month challenge is about increasing self-love.
Man Arrested After Refusing to Leave Hospital Dies Hours Later in Jail
Marconia Kessee went to the hospital with a headache. After being released, he did not leave hospital property and was arrested.
CHIP Finally Funded After Expiring Last September
The Children's Health Insurance Program was funded after congress came to an agreement to end the government shutdown.
The Trump Administration Creates New Division to Protect Doctors' Religious Freedoms
The Conscience and Religious Freedom Division within the Department of Health and Human Services will protect health workers from discrimination for objecting to performing certain procedures based on their religion.
Dolores O'Riordan, Lead Singer of The Cranberries, Dies at 46
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of Irish rock band the Cranberries, has died suddenly in London.
7 Things to Keep in Mind as Carrie Underwood Steps Out After Her Facial Injury
On New Year's Eve, Carrie Underwood shared that she injured her face, telling fans she might look different.
What We Learn From the Space Left In Between
A man raised by deaf and blind parents shares what he learns from the "spaces in between."
January's My Mighty Month Challenge Is Keeping a Health Diary
January's My Mighty Month Challenge is keeping a health tracker. Here's how to participate.
4 Tips for Facing the Holidays When Things Aren’t Holly-Jolly
If you're going through a hard time during the holidays, these tips may help you.
Download The Mighty's Self-Care Advent Calendar
December's My Mighty Month challenge is all about self-care. To help prioritize self-care, download The Mighty's 31-day self-care advent calendar.
November's My Mighty Month Challenge Is Practicing Gratitude
Join The Mighty for a 30-day self-care challenge. November's My Mighty Month Challenge is practicing gratitude.
Jason Aldean Responds to Las Vegas Shooting With Moving Tom Petty Performance on 'SNL'
Country singer Jason Aldean addressed the Las Vegas shooting and performed a Tom Petty song on "Saturday Night Live."
Tom Petty Dies at the Age of 66, Family Confirms
Legendary rocker Tom Petty died on Monday after suffering from cardiac arrest on Sunday night.
You Can Help Victims of the Las Vegas Shooting By Donating Blood
Due to the large scale of the Las Vegas shooting attack, hospitals across the state are putting out calls for blood donors
The Moment Between Mickey Mouse and One of His Biggest Fans is Truly Magical
Mickey Mouse bonds with a young, nonverbal boy using RPM or Rapid Prompting Method on his letterboard.
15 Ridiculous Things Said to People Recovering From Injuries
Claire Harris shares clueless and inappropriate comments people regularly receive about injuries.
12 Planners That Can Help You Stay Organized When You Are Overwhelmed
From classes to doctor appointments and reminders to refill your medications, there's a lot having a planner can help you with. Here are 12 options to get you started.
How I Opened Up to My New Boyfriend About My Scars
Kilee Brookbank shares a story about opening up to her new boyfriend at college about her scars and her experiences as a burn survivor.
Martin Shkreli Found Not Guilty on Charges Related to His Former Pharmaceutical Company
Shrkeli was found not guilty on charges related to Retrophin Inc., the company he managed before Turing Pharmaceuticals.
When I Told My Husband I Felt Guilty About the Money Spent on My Healthcare
A writer shares a story about feeling guilty about the money spent on her healthcare bills, and what her husband said that changed her perspective and made her feel better.
August's My Mighty Month Challenge Is Building Healthy Sleep Habits
August's My Mighty Month challenge is focused on building healthier sleep habits.
John McCain Returns to D.C. 11 Days After Cancer Diagnosis to Push Ahead Obamacare Repeal
Less than two weeks after being diagnosed with brain cancer, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) returned to Washington D.C. to more forward repealing Obamacare.
20 Surprising Physical Symptoms of Childhood Emotional Abuse
Members of The Mighty's mental health community share the surprising physical symptoms they experience now as a result of childhood emotional abuse.
Scarred Faces: Hollywood's Shortcut to Villainy
Dawn Shaw responds to the "Wonder Woman" character Dr. Maru/Dr. Poison as a woman with a facial difference, explaining why the lack of explanation for Dr. Maru's facial scarring is
Why It's Hard for Me to Think of My Childhood as 'Emotional Abuse'
A woman who experienced emotional abuse in childhood writes about her experience now as an adult.
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