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Obama's Climate Change Plan Is Actually About Public Health - Wired

Wired

Obama's Climate Change Plan Is Actually About Public Health
Wired
“What a proud day it is for public health and protection of the environment,” Janet McCabe, acting assistant administrator for EPA's Office of Air and Radiation, said on a call with reporters. That's even though at least a dozen states, concentrated in ...
Health groups praise Obama plan on coal, saying it will save livesUSA TODAY

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Mental-Health Reform Gaining Momentum in Congress - National Journal

National Journal

Mental-Health Reform Gaining Momentum in Congress
National Journal
August 4, 2015 Momentum around mental-health reform is building in Congress and gathering bipartisan support as a response to mass violence and the reality that gun control is a nonstarter. On Wednesday, Sens. Bill Cassidy and Chris Murphy introduced ...

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Community Health Spinoff to Focus on Smaller Markets - Wall Street Journal

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Community Health Spinoff to Focus on Smaller Markets
Wall Street Journal
The plan stands in contrast to the broader pattern among U.S. health-care companies and providers, which have been rushing to consolidate to build market share, find savings and steady themselves for a fast-changing market under the Affordable Care Act.
Community Health Systems to spin off 38 hospitals, shift focus to larger marketsModernHealthcare.com
Community Health Systems plans Quorum hospital spinoffThe Tennessean
Metro Health sale to national hospital chain falls throughMLive.com
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Review: HEALTH's DEATH MAGIC is the band's most sensuous album yet - The Verge

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Review: HEALTH's DEATH MAGIC is the band's most sensuous album yet
The Verge
Industrial music — and the genres, like "noise," that have sprung from it — is meant to be overwhelming, forceful, and voluptuously textured. The words typically used to describe LA's HEALTH reflect this visceral quality; they are described as ...
New music from Mac DeMarco and LA band HEALTH89.3 KPCC

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Study finds no link between teen marijuana use, mental health issues - Fox News

Fox News

Study finds no link between teen marijuana use, mental health issues
Fox News
A new study reports that chronic marijuana use in teenage boys does not appear to be linked to later physical or mental health issues such as depression, psychotic symptoms or asthma. The study, published by the American Physiological Association, did ...

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CVS Health Gives Soft Outlook Despite Strong Pharmacy Sales - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

CVS Health Gives Soft Outlook Despite Strong Pharmacy Sales
Wall Street Journal
CVS CVSG 0.08 % Health's second-quarter earnings rose 2.1% with overall sales up 7.4% thanks to strong sales of pricey specialty drugs and to processing more claims through its pharmacy benefits business. That offset another weak quarter from its ...
CVS Health Corporation Reports Solid Q2 ResultsMotley Fool
CORRECTED-CVS Health's sales rise 7.4 percentReuters

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South Korea to replace health minister after MERS outbreak - Fox News

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South Korea to replace health minister after MERS outbreak
Fox News
SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea's president has decided to replace her health minister, officials said Tuesday, in the wake of criticism over the government's handling of the MERS virus outbreak that killed 36 people and infected nearly 200 others.
South Korea replaces health minister criticized over MERS outbreakYahoo News

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The Cost Of Over Insurance: National Health Expenditures Rising Again - Forbes

Forbes

The Cost Of Over Insurance: National Health Expenditures Rising Again
Forbes
Health spending growth in the United States is projected to average 5.8 percent for 2014–24, reflecting the Affordable Care Act's coverage expansions, faster economic growth, and population aging. Recent historically low growth rates in the use of ...
Obamacare reduces maximum out-of-pocket costs, but not enough for someCNBC

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Americans endangered by cuts to local health departments - The Hill (blog)

Americans endangered by cuts to local health departments
The Hill (blog)
Instead, consider a similarly severe – but real – threat to the health and safety of the American people. Without sparking widespread public attention, the jobs of 51,700 health professionals have been gradually eliminated in county, city, metropolitan ...

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Obama Administration Urges States to Cut Health Insurers' Requests for Big ... - New York Times

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Obama Administration Urges States to Cut Health Insurers' Requests for Big ...
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Hoping to avoid another political uproar over the Affordable Care Act, the Obama administration is trying to persuade states to cut back big rate increases requested by many health insurance companies for 2016. In calling for aggressive ...
New York health exchange plans get 7.1% rate bumpModernHealthcare.com

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