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Census Survey Revisions Mask Health Law Effects - New York Times

Slate Magazine (blog)

Census Survey Revisions Mask Health Law Effects
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Census Bureau, the authoritative source of health insurance data for more than three decades, is changing its annual survey so thoroughly that it will be difficult to measure the effects of President Obama's health care law in the ...
"You Had One Job," Federal Health Insurance Statistics EditionSlate Magazine (blog)
Census Bureau Changes Health Care Survey Questions Hiding Effects of ...Mediaite
Statement by Census Bureau Director John H. Thompson on Improved Health ...PR Newswire (press release)
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Focus On Marketplace Enrollment Overlooks Millions Who Bought Private ... - Kaiser Health News

Kaiser Health News

Focus On Marketplace Enrollment Overlooks Millions Who Bought Private ...
Kaiser Health News
Want to know how many people have signed up for private insurance under Obamacare? Like the health care law itself, the answer is exceedingly complicated. The Obama administration is tracking the number of plans purchased on the federal website ...

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Obama Administration Won't Extend Health-Insurance Enrollment - Wall Street Journal

Obama Administration Won't Extend Health-Insurance Enrollment
Wall Street Journal
Obama Administration Won't Extend Health-Insurance Enrollment. Enrollment Lines Had Dissipated Over the First Two Weeks of April. Email; Print. Save ↓ More. Save to ↓ More. Save ↓ More. Saved ↓ More. Please log in or register for free to use Save ...
Deadline Tuesday: Final Days to Enroll for 2014 Health InsuranceKQED (blog)

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Healthy mom, healthy baby - Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Healthy mom, healthy baby
Boston Globe
Researchers have learned more precisely what risks pregnant women face, and what they can do to protect their health — and the health of their unborn children. New research is increasingly revealing the dimensions of pregnant women's vulnerability, ...

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Tax Preparers' New Role: Health-Coverage Advisers - New York Times

Tax Preparers' New Role: Health-Coverage Advisers
New York Times
Iris I. Burnell, a tax preparer in Washington, says she has been talking to clients about the tax implications of health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Credit Stephen Crowley/The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...

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Mind Over Milkshake: How Your Thoughts Fool Your Stomach - NPR (blog)

Mind Over Milkshake: How Your Thoughts Fool Your Stomach
NPR (blog)
It was late, almost 9 at night, when Justin Holden pulled the icy pizza box from the refrigerator at the Brookville Supermarket in Washington, D.C.. He stood in front of the open door, scanning the nutrition facts label. A close relative had recently ...

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Why Babies Cry At Night - NPR (blog)

NPR (blog)

Why Babies Cry At Night
NPR (blog)
... surprising hypothesis to help explain those 2 a.m. feedings and crying jags: The baby is delaying the conception of a sibling by keeping Mom exhausted and not ovulating, Haig writes in the current issue of the journal Evolution, Medicine and Public ...

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Spending on Health Care Increases, Trend Likely to Continue - Fox Business

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Spending on Health Care Increases, Trend Likely to Continue
Fox Business
Ahead of the Affordable Care Act's first year of implementation, a new study finds health-care spending in the U.S. has ticked up. A new report from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, Medicine Use and Shifting Costs of Healthcare: A Review ...
Report: Health care spending rises again in 2013Daily Caller
Report: Health care costs may start rising againLeader-Telegram
Rx Drug Spending, Health Care Use Rise in 2013, Report FindsCalifornia Healthline
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Study finds brain changes in young marijuana users - Boston Globe

SFGate

Study finds brain changes in young marijuana users
Boston Globe
Young adults who occasionally smoke marijuana show abnormalities in two key areas of their brain related to emotion, motivation, and decision making, raising concerns that they could be damaging their developing minds at a critical time, according to a ...
Casual marijuana use linked with brain abnormalities, study findsFox News

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Here's What Fracking Can Do to Your Health - Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Here's What Fracking Can Do to Your Health
Mother Jones
So just how dangerous are fracking and other natural gas extraction processes for your health (not counting, for the sake of argument, explosions and earthquakes)? Is it true, as an activist-art campaign by Yoko Ono recently posited, that "fracking kills"?