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The 2014 Health Trends We Can't Wait To Leave Behind - Huffington Post

The 2014 Health Trends We Can't Wait To Leave Behind
Huffington Post
If there's one thing that's constant year in and year out, it's wacky health trends. Every year has them, and 2014 was no exception. While we've certainly made advancements in medicine and mental health, when it comes to our faddish tendencies, we seem ...

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Health Reform Task Force votes against governor's Healthy Utah Plan - St George News

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Health Reform Task Force votes against governor's Healthy Utah Plan
St George News
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Health Reform Task Force came together in a formal meeting Thursday at which members voted to not recommend Gov. Gary Herbert's proposed Healthy Utah Plan to the Legislature, opting instead to recommend two other ...
Health panel rejects governor's Medicaid planSt. George Daily Spectrum

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BMI may not be the last word on health risks, some experts say - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

BMI may not be the last word on health risks, some experts say
Los Angeles Times
When you visit your doctor for a physical, it's likely that your exam will include a calculation of your body mass index, or BMI. It's also likely that your doctor will use the resulting score to assess your weight status and related health risks. But ...

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Health Connector reaches out about enrollment deadline - Boston Globe

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Health Connector reaches out about enrollment deadline
Boston Globe
1 through the Massachusetts Health Connector, volunteers and canvassers deployed in the South End today to knock on doors and tell residents about the agency's open enrollment. About 30 people gathered on the second floor of a South End dance studio ...
As Tuesday's deadline approaches for Jan. 1 health insurance, 18000 people ...MassLive.com
Hawaii Health Connector enrollment deadline extendedHonolulu Star-Advertiser

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Give gift of health care, millennials - Cincinnati.com

Cincinnati.com

Give gift of health care, millennials
Cincinnati.com
Articles from a variety of media sources about basic human needs, such as food, clothing, safe housing/shelter, access to health care, education, sustainable wage employment, and community engagement, are among the list of topics that are regularly ...


City Publishes Community Health Assessment Report - Patch.com

City Publishes Community Health Assessment Report
Patch.com
As a part of the continuous Community Health Improvement Process, the City of Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services (DPHCS) has published the 2014 Community Health Assessment (CHA). This is the second Community Health ...


Looking Outside the Government Box for Suitable Health Coverage - New York Times

Looking Outside the Government Box for Suitable Health Coverage
New York Times
If you're uninsured and want individual health coverage starting on Jan. 1, you're mostly out of time, if you want to buy on the government marketplaces. Some individual plans are still available outside the marketplaces, however, with late-December ...
The Faces of Health Care: Peter M.The White House (blog)
If you like your health care insurance fines, you can keep your health care ...American Thinker (blog)
COMMENTARY: Health Insurance in Kansas: Are Premiums Increasing?The Kansas City Kansan
Pharmacy Times -Deming Headlight
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Can Cuba Escape Poverty but Stay Healthy? - New York Times

Can Cuba Escape Poverty but Stay Healthy?
New York Times
Researchers call it the Cuban Health Paradox. The country's economic isolation has left it poor, but people there live as long as their counterparts in much richer countries. According to data from the World Bank, life expectancy for someone born in ...


Months of negotiations preceded Haslam health plan - The Tennessean

The Tennessean

Months of negotiations preceded Haslam health plan
The Tennessean
That was when the governor unveiled Insure Tennessee, an alternative to straight Medicaid expansion that could provide health insurance to up to 200,000 Tennesseans who don't already have it. It's a two-year pilot program that will formally apply for a ...
Governor's health-insurance plan needs pragmatismThe Daily News Journal

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After Governor Halts Universal Health Care, Vermonters Burn Medical Bills - ThinkProgress

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After Governor Halts Universal Health Care, Vermonters Burn Medical Bills
ThinkProgress
Proponents of universal health care in Vermont aren't pleased with their governor's recent decision to abandon the state's ambitious plans to build a single-payer system. In protest, more than 100 activists gathered at the statehouse on Thursday to ...
Single Payer Health System Dies in VermontThe Fiscal Times
Liberal Governor Abandons Single-Payer Health Care: 'Greatest Disappointment ...Daily Signal
Health care shockRutland Herald
Washington Post (blog) -Daily Caller -Salon
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