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In Kentucky, Health Law Helps Voters but Saps Votes - New York Times

New York Times

In Kentucky, Health Law Helps Voters but Saps Votes
New York Times
Kentucky is arguably one of the health law's biggest early successes, with about 10 percent of the population getting coverage through the state's online insurance marketplace — albeit mostly through Medicaid, not private plans — and none of the ...
Health Law's Election Impact Is DimmingWall Street Journal
Parties' Disputes On Health Law Fading To 'Background Noise' In CampaignMadison.com

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Watchdog Finds Insurers Not Following Health Law's Abortion Rule - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Watchdog Finds Insurers Not Following Health Law's Abortion Rule
Wall Street Journal
Health plans on exchanges may cover the nonexempted abortions as long as they meet certain requirements. In essence, the plans must set aside funding for these abortions so that it doesn't come from federal subsidies. Issuers must separately break out ...
New report raises questions about abortion coverage under health lawCincinnati.com
Some insurers ignore health-care law requirement to bill separately for abortionsWashington Post
First Edition: September 16, 2014Kaiser Health News
ABC News -CNBC -Catholic News Agency
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Health Care for Britain in Harsh Light - New York Times

Health Care for Britain in Harsh Light
New York Times
LONDON — Even as government's role in health care remains deeply divisive in the United States, the National Health Service remains a beloved cornerstone of Britain's welfare state. Polls last year showed that Britons are prouder of the health service ...

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Health Dept. Confirms 4 Cases Of Enterovirus D68 In Pa. - CBS Local

CBS Local

Health Dept. Confirms 4 Cases Of Enterovirus D68 In Pa.
CBS Local
Health Department Physician General Dr. Carrie DeLone said, “The department is working with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health on this particular cluster and will continue to monitor the situation closely statewide, as we have been since ...
Health district provides information about Enterovirus D68Fairborn Daily Herald
Health officials: New respiratory virus coming to ArizonaTucsonSentinel.com
Enterovirus D68 spreads to CanadaWDIV Detroit
Las Cruces Sun-News
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Partners in Health staff to join African Ebola fight - Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Partners in Health staff to join African Ebola fight
Boston Globe
While international aid has focused on the fast-growing epidemic in cities, Partners in Health intends to set up treatment units in the remote countryside where most people live, places where getting to the nearest clinic requires an eight-hour walk or ...
Ebola outbreak exposes West Africa's existing public health woesAl Jazeera America
Boston-Based Partners In Health Leaps Into Ebola CrisisWBUR
Obama: US ready to take the lead in Ebola fightCNN
whnt.com -TIME -Forbes
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Ebola outbreak hits home with Bay Area health specialists - SFGate

SFGate

Ebola outbreak hits home with Bay Area health specialists
SFGate
Dr. Dan Kelly had been in Sierra Leone only a few days last month when four patients showed up at the Wellbody health clinic he co-founded there, complaining of fevers, diarrhea, weakness and terrible headaches - all symptoms of Ebola. Wellbody had ...
Ebola and Global Health - Exposing Fault Lines and Searching for VisionAllAfrica.com

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Health-Law Advocates to Tweak ACA Marketing Campaign for the Fall - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Health-Law Advocates to Tweak ACA Marketing Campaign for the Fall
Wall Street Journal
Out: No longer will ACA advocates steer clear of talking about the law's requirement that people either get health coverage or pay a penalty when they file their taxes. It turns out the so-called individual mandate actually does motivate some people to ...
Vietnam: Huge progress in expanding social health insurance, but challenges ...World Bank Group
Vermont's Flawed Health Care Site Put On Life SupportNewsweek
How Insurers Are Finding Ways to Shift Costs to the SickNew York Times
Huffington Post -Albany Business Review (blog) -Hancock County Journal Pilot
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VT Health Connect website shut down for repairs - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Seven Days

VT Health Connect website shut down for repairs
BurlingtonFreePress.com
WINOOSKI – Anyone clicking on the Vermont Health Connect website sees a message in bold black letters on a pale green screen that advises the site is down for maintenance. This will be more than a short-term shut down, Gov. Peter Shumlin and his top ...
Exchange News: Md. To Stagger Rollout; Vt. Temporarily Shuts WebsiteKaiser Health News
Vermont Health Connect Site Taken Offline for Weeks for RepairsSeven Days
Vermont Health Connect website is shut downBrattleboro Reformer
Barre Montpelier Times Argus -WPTZ The Champlain Valley -Vermont Public Radio
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CEOs Publish 'Road Map' for Improving Workers' Health - U.S. News & World Report

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CEOs Publish 'Road Map' for Improving Workers' Health
U.S. News & World Report
Muhtar Kent, left, Lowell McAdam, center, and Patrick Soon-Shiong, the CEOs of Coca-Cola, Verizon and the Institute for Advanced Health, respectively, spoke at the Bipartisan Police Center on Tuesday to share how they're working to improve their ...
CEOs write prescription for health-care overhaulCNBC
Coke, Bank Of America And Verizon Join Together To Support Health InitiativesDesign & Trend

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Americans' Waistlines Are Expanding, And That's Not Good Fat - NPR (blog)

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Americans' Waistlines Are Expanding, And That's Not Good Fat
NPR (blog)
Stress, hormonal imbalances, environmental pollutants, poor sleep or medications that help pack on abdominal weight are possible causes, health and nutrition researchers speculate. And older adults typically lose muscle as they age while fat continues ...
Americans' bellies are expanding fast — and that's bad news for nation's healthMadison.com

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