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2014/08/27 09:42
2014/08/27 09:42
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Seeing a doctor should make you healthier. But what happens when the bill comes? If you are like one-third of Americans, you struggle to pay your medical bills. The number one cause of personal...
2014/08/27 09:42
2014/08/27 09:42
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2014/08/26 03:21
2014/08/26 03:21
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In the 1980s and early 1990s, the state of New Jersey decided whether a hospital could construct a new wing, add beds or buy the latest high-tech machine. Officials knew how much hospitals spent on...
2014/08/23 17:18
2014/08/23 17:18
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Doctors and patients alike are unhappy with the current health care system, and a big part of that has to do with efficiency. In a Commonwealth Fund report published in June, the US ranked worst among...
2014/08/23 05:58
2014/08/23 05:58
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Crossroads GPS, the outside group affiliated with GOP strategist Karl Rove, is out with a television ad in Sacramento County, yoking freshman Democratic Rep. Ami Bera to the federal Affordable Care...
2014/08/22 22:09
2014/08/22 22:09
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Evidence continues to pile up that Medicare Advantage plans are no advantage for taxpayers. MA plans, as they are called, are one alternative for seniors to receive their Medicare benefits. But in...
2014/08/22 04:13
2014/08/22 04:13
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Three new insurers plan to offer policies on the Illinois health insurance exchange in the second year of the Affordable Care Act, including one that counts hospitals as financial partners. Centene...
2014/08/21 17:45
2014/08/21 17:45
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Health insurance premiums are going to skyrocket under Obamacare next year, maybe even double! No, wait -- they're only increasing a little, and less than before Obamacare! No, wait -- they're …...
2014/08/21 09:27
2014/08/21 09:27
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2014/08/20 23:39
2014/08/20 23:39
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The new leader of the Canadian Medical Association is calling out the government of Stephen Harper for its inaction on health care, saying the medicare system is floundering and Canadians are “tired...
2014/08/19 04:39
2014/08/19 04:39
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After years of hearings and delays, the possible resolution this fall of a class-action lawsuit against Florida health and child-welfare officials could mean physicians will at last receive what they...
2014/08/17 07:57
2014/08/17 07:57
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... not a conservative value Webster�s Dictionary defines a �conservative� as someone who adheres to established practices and who subjects new ideas to rigorous examination before replacing...
2014/08/15 23:31
2014/08/15 23:31
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In one way or another, all of us except the very rich (who are probably also the very well-insured) are grappling with the high cost of health care. And whether you like or loathe Obamacare, it has to...
2014/08/13 18:17
2014/08/13 18:17
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Bacterial Biosurgery Shows Promise for Reducing the Size of Inoperable Tumors Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsScience Translational Medicine, August 13, 2014 Newswise — Kansas City,...
2014/08/10 15:18
2014/08/10 15:18
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Projected premium increases for health insurance in the individual market have averaged about 7.5% in 27 states measured so far plus the District of Columbia, according to a new report from...
2014/08/10 04:08
2014/08/10 04:08
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The care of patients with complex medical needs is widely regarded as one of the key factors driving increased U.S. health costs, and it is generally accepted that 10 to 15 percent of Medicare...
2014/08/09 13:11
2014/08/09 13:11
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Privatisation is happening Saturday, August 9, 2014 I am so glad AD Gill (Opinion, July 30) has drawn our attention to the government’s quiet privatisation of our NHS. To send a link to this page...
2014/08/09 00:39
2014/08/09 00:39
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While it’s early yet for the data, the debate has already begun about the impact of the Affordable Care Act on insurance rates. And if some of the early data is positive for consumers, particularly in...
2014/08/08 20:09
2014/08/08 20:09
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Several years ago the prestigious Institute of Medicine, the health arm of the National Academy of Sciences, revealed something startling about U.S. health care. Many Americans get too much at the...
2014/08/08 19:16
2014/08/08 19:16
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... A modification to how one of the most common credit scores is calculated will mean better credit ratings for many Americans, reports the Wall Street Journal. Fair Isaac Corp. said yesterday that it...
2014/08/08 18:54
2014/08/08 18:54
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In Halifax, 10,000 people have received a letter from their GP practice telling them not to contact the surgery for a same-day appointment unless it is an emergency. The letter says that “GP...
2014/08/27 09:42
2014/08/27 09:42
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