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States Attacking ACA Would Suffer Most If Preexisting Conditions Shield Gets Axed

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July 17, 2018 at 5:00 am

If the Affordable Care Act’s protections for people with preexisting medical conditions are struck down in court, residents of the Republican-led states that are challenging the law have the most to ...

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Protect your heart and health during the ‘dog days’ of summer

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July 17, 2018 at 7:00 am | By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS Summer is a time for barbecues and other outdoor fun, but it’s also a time for sweltering heat. And experts say everyone, especially the elderly and very yo...

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Staggering Prices Slow Insurers’ Coverage Of CAR-T Cancer Therapy

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July 17, 2018 at 5:00 am | Patients whose blood cancers have failed to respond to repeated rounds of chemotherapy may be candidates for a new type of gene therapy that could send their cancers into remission for years. But...

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Virtual counseling helps lower blood pressure

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July 16, 2018 at 6:00 am | By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS People with high blood pressure who get on the information highway can avoid roadblocks in their cardiovascular health, according to new research. T...

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California Clinic Screens Asylum Seekers For Honesty

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July 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | [protected-iframe id="eb059a9ffd479ceef1e6482a87d24707-101091165-99279322" info="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/625504295/627588175" width="100%" height="250" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"] OAKLAN...

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In Florida, Midterm Elections Hold Faint Hope For Medicaid Expansion

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July 16, 2018 at 5:00 am | Can the deep-red Florida Statehouse follow Virginia and expand Medicaid? Highly unlikely anytime soon, many state political analysts say. It’s been three years since the Florida legislature l...

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Soccer is called the beautiful game, but injuries also can make it a dangerous one

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July 13, 2018 at 5:00 am | By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS Lea en español With the final World Cup showdown this Sunday, frenzied fans have seen the best soccer has to offer. ...

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Retooled Vaccine Raises Hopes As A Lower-Cost Treatment For Type 1 Diabetes

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July 13, 2018 at 5:00 am | For Hodalis Gaytan, 20, living with Type 1 diabetes means depending on an assortment of expensive medicines and devices to stay healthy. Test strips. Needles. A glucose meter. Insulin. The increa...

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‘Like A Ghost Town’: Erratic Nursing Home Staffing Revealed Through New Records

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July 13, 2018 at 5:00 am | ITHACA, N.Y. — Most nursing homes had fewer nurses and caretaking staff than they had reported to the government, according to new federal data, bolstering the long-held suspicions of many families t...

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