Kaiser Health News – Religious Freedom, Individual Mandate And Anti-Injunction Act At Issue In D.C. Circuit
Health On The Hill: KHN’s Mary Agnes Carey and ABC News’ Ariane de Vogue discuss today’s oral arguments in the American Center for Law and Justice’s challenge to the health law.

Reuters – Cancer cost “becoming unsustainable” in rich nations
An explosion of new technologies and treatments for cancer coupled with a rapid rise in cases of the disease worldwide mean cancer care is rapidly becoming unaffordable in many developed countries, oncology experts said on Monday.

MSNBC.com – Critics blast formula freebies in hospitals
Jessica Ewald brought more than a new baby boy home when she gave birth earlier this year. Like many new moms, she got a hospital goody bag, with supplies including free infant formula and formula coupons.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – Airtight smoking ban proves elusive in St. Louis County
When a summer offensive by Tobacco Free St. Louis to end smoking ban exemptions in St. Louis County failed, the group’s leader took her complaints to the federal level.

Associated Press – Thousands entering Calif. schools without vaccines
Last year’s class of California kindergartners had a record high percentage of parents who used a personal belief exemption to avoid immunization requirements, a development that concerns state health officials.