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Defeat of the Republican health-care bill in Congress has given new momentum to the push to expand Medicaid in several states, including deep-red Kansas.
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Yes, the attack on Obamacare failed and millions will keep their health care. But Trump and the GOP still rule
From: Salon.com | By: Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Freedom Caucus gets in the way of the Republican health care bill, much to our president's dismay
From: Salon.com | By: Bill Moyers, BillMoyers.com | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Government involvement in healthcare drives prices up.
From: Reason | By: John Stossel | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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What started as unreasonable criticisms of the ACA became unreasonable expectations for the AHCA.
From: Washington Monthly | By: swaldman | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If Neil Gorsuch believes Obergefell v. Hodges is not settled law that's a problem for the LGBT community
From: Salon.com | By: Nico Lang | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Does he wash the cars too? Kushner apparently does everything in the Trump administration — when he's not skiing
From: Salon.com | By: Heather Digby Parton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Women who have insurance coverage for in vitro fertilization (IVF) may be more likely to have a baby than women who have to pay entirely out-of-pocket for fertility treatments, a U.S. study suggests....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Menlo Park, California-based Ayasdi, a provider of machine intelligence software, has appointed Robert Griffin as CEO. Griffin is the former general manager of IBM's Safer Planet and Smarter Cities division. Ayasdi is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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But it's a risky maneuver because the GOP might be blamed for the resulting chaos.
From: Politico | By: Paul Demko | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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“Eighteen days does not a final product make.”
From: Reason | By: Eric Boehm | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Trump, facing criticism, took to his safe space to vent
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you have a credit card, you may not be too happy, but there are a lot of people who have reason to cheer
From: Salon.com | By: Jay L. Zagorsky, The Conversation | Monday, March 27, 2017
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In the last few months, I am often unable to sleep due to itching. Last night was the worst night, I think. I was up until 3am and woke up periodically through the night until I got up at 7am.This came on about three months ago. The itches seemed to...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: tcv | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Trump regime's open racism, travel bans, threats to "sanctuary cities,” and already stepped-up deportation efforts are having one big, probably-not-intentional-but-who-knows effect: More kids are going hungry. That's because families with undocumented...
From: Daily Kos | By: Hunter | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Years of misleading coverage left viewers so misinformed that many were shocked when confronted with the actual costs of repeal.
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Does it seem like every month your bills magically increase, even with your best efforts at budgeting? If you’re finding your bills are becoming too much to handle and you need to do something about wasteful spending, consider these easy strategies....
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Research on the benefits of varied tasks.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Rellie Derfler-Rozin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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He was going to investigate voter fraud, end crime in Chicago and crush ISIS. Oh yeah — there was also health care
From: Salon.com | By: Gary Legum | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Prices may rise for enrollees, but there are ways the administration can prevent that. The question is whether it will.
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I wrote about young Jared for Salon this morning:For a few days last week the scuttlebutt held that President Donald Trump’s most trusted adviser might be on the outs with the boss because he decided to take the...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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After Republicans abandoned their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act Friday, party leaders all but conceded that Obamacare is here to stay—at least for awhile. "We're going to be living with Obamacare for the foreseeable future," House...
From: Mother Jones | By: Patrick Caldwell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Hospitals have learned to manipulate medical codes — often resulting in mind-boggling bills.
From: New York Times | By: ELISABETH ROSENTHAL | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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So far the evidence is conspicuously missing.
From: New York Times | By: ROSS DOUTHAT | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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El Salvador's brutal street gangs have been involved in every kind of criminal activity imaginable: drugs, extortion, prostitution, murder, kidnapping....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Insurance companies are using cellphone tower data to deny claims for stolen cars, burned homes and other mishaps, despite the accuracy of the information coming under question at criminal trials across the country....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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On a Monday night this winter, at a gala in a Beaux-Arts former bank downtown, the young playwright Rachel Bonds, whose luminous “Sundown, Yellow Moon” is currently onstage uptown, made a showstopper of a speech, on a night not lacking in potential...
From: New Yorker | By: Sarah Larson | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For many, new policies that provide compensation during time off won’t happen soon enough—or be accessible to everyone.
From: The Atlantic | By: Bourree Lam | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Donald Trump wants the Affordable Care Act to fail, but he's also in charge of implementing it. That won't work
From: Salon.com | By: Simon Maloy | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The drug makers Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi made a rare move, negotiating with insurers in advance over the price for Dupixent.
From: New York Times | By: KATIE THOMAS | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Women who have insurance coverage for in vitro fertilization (IVF) may be more likely to have a baby than women who have to pay entirely out-of-pocket for fertility treatments, a U.S. study suggests.
From: Channel News Asia | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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(Reuters Health) - Women who have insurance coverage for in vitro fertilization (IVF) may be more likely to have a baby than women who have to pay entirely out-of-pocket for fertility treatments, a U.S. study suggests....
From: Reuters | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The options are there, whether the president chooses to acknowledge them or not.
From: Salon.com | By: Ilana Novick, Alternet | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For the first time in six election cycles, the GOP controls all major levers of federal power. Why aren't things going well? The post Will Republican infighting stall Trump’s agenda? appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Alex Panetta, The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Some urologists use March Madness as an opportunity to market vasectomy services, offering men the excuse to sit on the sofa for three days to watch college basketball while they recover....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: April Dembosky, KQED | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Ryan's genius reputation wonk is already damaged, and his "tax reform" plan is no better than his health care bill
From: Salon.com | By: Amanda Marcotte | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For those keeping score at home, here’s a recap of where the Washington healthcare debacle currently stands: Obama and the Democrats inflict a massively overcomplicated system of healthcare regulations that raised insurance premiums on Americans, decreased...
From: Free Republic | By: The Resurgent | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Prices may rise for enrollees, but there are ways the administration can prevent that. The question is whether it will.
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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New research highlights an emerging migration crisis that’s worsening with global warming
From: Salon.com | By: John Upton, Climate Central | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The new law erodes the power of individuals to make health care cheaper & better. When Jason Morris' son Cole was two years old, he broke his thighbone and spent several weeks in a full-body cast. The medical bills came to about $13,000, but Morris,...
From: Free Republic | By: Reason | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Fresh off their humiliating display of incompetent healthcare "reform” (by which they meant a tax cut for rich people), Donald Trump and the Republican Party alike are moving on to their next big agenda item: tax reform. This will also consist of...
From: Daily Kos | By: Hunter | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump is about two weeks away from discovering how complicated tax reform can be. It was always going to be difficult, but it got a lot more so after the GOP's failure on health care.
From: Denver Post | By: Matt O'Brien | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Washington has treated healthcare in partisan terms. It's time for something different.
From: Time | By: Rep. Mark Sanford | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Most high-income investors last were likely a little bummed last week when the Republican proposal to replace the Affordable Care Act failed. It didn't have anything to do with their personal opinions on Obamacare or health care in general. It meant...
From: Don't Mess with Taxes | By: skbell1 | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I feel tired almost all the time, and my boyfriend and I have noticed I need way, way more sleep than him. Does this sound like a health issue?I have never done well with staying up late or missing out on sleep. Even when I was young/a teenager, I got...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: ohsnapdragon | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The author and integrative medicine expert says the answers to health and wellness questions come from within
From: Salon.com | By: Alexandra Clinton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Under ObamaCare, the only choices were to buy the farm, sell the family jewels, or push up daisies.
From: The Daily Caller | By: Ron Hart | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Billionaire Mark Cuban said in a recent interview that he thinks healthcare "should be a right."
From: Business Insider | By: Allan Smith | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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