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Special Assembly committee begins hearings on health insurance - 89.3 KPCC


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Special Assembly committee begins hearings on health insurance
89.3 KPCC
A special state assembly committee held the first in a series of hearings Monday on California's health insurance system. The hearings are widely considered to be a reaction to the public outcry that followed the shelving of a single-payer bill earlier ...

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Health District holds free vaccine clinics Tuesday - KHQ Right Now


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Health District holds free vaccine clinics Tuesday
KHQ Right Now
While the health district holds clinics for kids all the time, this event is special. They're working with Rotary Club of Spokane to make the clinics free for kids and adults, and Immunization Outreach Coordinator Alexandra Hayes says the three ...

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Judge: Trump's health care cuts don't pose immediate threat - ABC News


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Judge: Trump's health care cuts don't pose immediate threat
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The top lawyers for 19 states will urge a federal judge Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, to force President Donald Trump's administration to pay health care subsidies he abruptly cut off earlier this month. State attorneys general, led by Becerra, argue the ...
Federal judge: Trump's health care cuts don't pose immediate threat Syracuse.com
Judge skeptical of need to reinstate Trump health care cuts The Bellingham Herald
Judge unlikely to halt Trump administration's end to health insurance subsidies KTVU San Francisco (blog)

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Iowa drops stopgap health insurance proposal, with sign-ups set to begin Nov. 1 - DesMoinesRegister.com


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Iowa drops stopgap health insurance proposal, with sign-ups set to begin Nov. 1
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Iowa leaders pulled the plug Monday on their “stopgap” proposal to try to shore up the state's rickety market for individual health insurance policies. With open enrollment set to start in less than two weeks, the state could no longer wait to hear if ...
Iowa abandons bold attempt to jettison ACA rules Washington Post

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The Young and the Restless star in treatment after mental health scare - EW.com (blog)


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The Young and the Restless star in treatment after mental health scare
EW.com (blog)
Daytime drama favorite Kristoff St. John is undergoing psychiatric treatment after a reported scare regarding his mental health, EW has confirmed. Kristoff, who plays Neil Winters on CBS' The Young and the Restless, has been open about his battles with ...
Young and The Restless Star Kristoff St. John Seeks Treatment After Mental Health Scare E! Online

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Apple COO Jeff Williams on tech and health care: 'we can't think of anything more significant' - CNBC


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Apple COO Jeff Williams on tech and health care: 'we can't think of anything more significant'
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Apple's chief operating officer Jeff Williams believes that advances in hardware and AI will revolutionize the way health care is delivered. Williams delivered the remarks on Monday at an event hosted by Taiwanese chip maker TSMC about the company's ...

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Brainstorm Health: Robot Surgeons, GSK Shingles Vaccine, Uninsurance Rate - Fortune


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Brainstorm Health: Robot Surgeons, GSK Shingles Vaccine, Uninsurance Rate
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Happy Monday, Dailies. Popular Science is out with its 30th annual list of “The 100 Greatest Innovations” of the year—and the top dozen are in the category of health. The list includes some well-covered breakthroughs, such as targeted killer T cells ...

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Doctor: Thad Cochran's health raises a tough question for us all - CNN


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Doctor: Thad Cochran's health raises a tough question for us all
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Ford Vox is a physician specializing in rehabilitation medicine and a journalist. He is a medical analyst for NPR station WABE-FM 90.1 in Atlanta. He writes frequently for CNN Opinion. Follow him on Twitter @FordVox. The opinions expressed in this ...

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The Health 202: Obamacare may lose 1.1 million people because of advertising cuts - Washington Post


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The Health 202: Obamacare may lose 1.1 million people because of advertising cuts
Washington Post
The Department of Health and Human Services announced in August it will gut the marketing budget for enrollment in the marketplaces, spending just $10 million on promoting the law during the upcoming enrollment period that runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15.
Obamacare's 'original sin' is still the biggest problem with US health care CNBC
Half of America skimps to pay for health care. The only fix is to cut waste. USA TODAY
The charitable health care racket -- Trump should slap new regulations on nonprofit hospitals Fox News
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Judge confirms $17.5M award for fired Swedish Health neurosurgeon - Seattle Times


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Judge confirms $17.5M award for fired Swedish Health neurosurgeon
Seattle Times
A judge has confirmed a $17.5 million award in favor of a neurosurgeon who contended that Swedish Health fired him after he challenged the practices of a top doctor. Swedish had appealed the arbitration ruling, arguing Dr. David Newell violated the ...

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