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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 4:00am
A Florida woman's story illuminates the perils of creating a two-tier health insurance market, as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is calling for. The bad old days of health insurance could fast become the bad new days.
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July 13, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 4:00am
The GOP's health care reforms would leave millions without insurance, and Florida could be hit harder than many other states. As a result, the Sunshine State's free clinics are gearing up for a wave of new patients.
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July 12, 2017 | 0 comments
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 4:00am
"I had to come to accept that the hospital wasn’t looking at me as a whole person — just a combination of vital signs, lab work, symptoms, and medical and nursing orders," writes Joy Victory.
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Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 4:00am
In Indian Country, generational poverty, poor schools and a lack of health care all contribute to chronically high rates of stress during childhood.
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July 11, 2017 | 1 comments
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 4:00am
New research finds that just before the ACA took effect, the U.S. had some of the biggest disparities in people’s perceptions of their own health and health care out of 32 countries sampled.
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Monday, July 10, 2017 - 4:00am
The anxiety is so great that some undocumented adults have at times put themselves under a form of house arrest due to fears of being picked up by ICE agents.
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July 10, 2017 | 0 comments
Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 2:49pm

With sharp cuts to Medicaid and meager substance abuse funding in the current versions of GOP health care reform plans, the outlook for the future of drug abuse treatment is uncertain.

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July 09, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 4:10am
After Omar Chavez suffered a back injury at the restaurant where he worked, his family lost its home. They now live in a trailer bought at a junkyard. Such stories of back pain gone wrong are common among immigrant workers.
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Friday, July 7, 2017 - 4:00am
Between recent reports of industry-funded research and industry-funded journalism workshops, it feels like a sophisticated campaign by the alcohol industry to sway public opinion is underway, writes HNR's Gary Schwitzer.
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July 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Friday, July 7, 2017 - 12:00am
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July 07, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 8:00pm
Warren County, North Carolina has experienced decades of hardship and despair. But Mary Somerville of the Warren Community Health Clinic says nothing was more heartbreaking than the day she had to close the clinic.
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July 06, 2017 | 0 comments
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 4:00am
One writer shares her story of how the health care system missed repeated warning signs of preeclampsia while giving birth to her daughter. She later found her medical record was rife with mistakes and omissions.
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July 06, 2017 | 1 comments
Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 4:00am
As Portland, Oregon is hit with some of the fastest rising rents in the country due to housing scarcity, children are paying a price in little-noticed ways.
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Friday, June 30, 2017 - 4:00am
As the Salton Sea slowly dries up, an environmental health disaster is brewing. In response, the Desert Sun found new ways to report on the rising health threat to local communities.
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June 30, 2017 | 1 comments
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:00am
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