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Health Law Repeal Could Cost 18 Million Their Insurance, Study Finds
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 02:17:42 GMT
The offices of Sunshine Health and Life Advisors inside a Miami mall. The company’s customers are worried about changes to the Affordable Care Act promised by President-elect Donald J. Trump.
Senate Takes Major Step Toward Repealing Health Care Law
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 06:43:18 GMT
Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader, heading to the floor during a marathon session of votes on Wednesday. Republican leaders say they will work closely with President-elect Donald J. Trump to develop legislation to repeal and replace the health care law.
Fear Spurs Support for Health Law as Republicans Work to Repeal It
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:06:47 GMT
Thousands of people showed up on Sunday in Warren, Mich., to hear Senator Bernie Sanders, independent of Vermont, denounce Republican efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Rallies were held across the country over the weekend.
On Washington: ‘Repeal and Replace’: Words Still Hanging Over G.O.P.’s Health Care Strategy
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:20:18 GMT
Representative Mike Pence, Republican of Indiana, right, and Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky, before a meeting at the Capitol in March 2010.
Health Insurers List Demands if Affordable Care Act Is Killed
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:08:32 GMT
Demonstrators rallied in support of the Affordable Care Act in June in Washington.
Well: How Do You Die of Parkinson’s Disease?
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:45:22 GMT
Global Health: How the Response to Zika Failed Millions
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:06:03 GMT
A 4-month-old baby with microcephaly being examined in Brazil this month. Her mother was infected with the Zika virus while she was pregnant.
Global Health: Study Finds Lower, but Still High, Rate of C-Sections in China
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 20:10:53 GMT
A maternity ward in a Beijing hospital. A new study found that about 35 percent of Chinese babies were delivered by cesarean section, which is close to the rate in the United States.
Global Health: Easing the Toll of Sickle Cell Disease in Childbirth
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 10:00:04 GMT
Sickle cell anemia in human blood.
Global Health: Petroleum Jelly May Reduce Risk of Eczema
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 18:17:32 GMT
Moisturizing babies’ skin everyday lowered their risk of developing the itchy, dry, scaly patches, above, that characterize eczema.