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US health agency to crack down on risky stem cell offerings - ABC News

US health agency to crack down on risky stem cell offerings
ABC News
U.S. health authorities announced plans Thursday to crack down on doctors pushing stem cell procedures that pose the gravest risks to patients amid an effort to police a burgeoning medical field that previously has received little oversight. The Food ...

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Conscious Purple-Potato ... - NPR

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Conscious Purple-Potato ...
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"Val Blue" is the first new variety bred at the Potato Research Institute since 2005. And though vibrant, unique types are popular elsewhere, they're still a hard ...

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Remembering Health Care Economist Uwe Reinhardt - NPR

Remembering Health Care Economist Uwe Reinhardt
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Reinhardt, who died on Monday, helped shape the debate about health care by advocating for individual mandates and universal health care. Originally broadcast in 2009. Facebook; Twitter; Email ...


Middle Class Families Confront Soaring Health Insurance Costs - New York Times

New York Times

Middle Class Families Confront Soaring Health Insurance Costs
New York Times
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. ? Consumers here at first did not believe the health insurance premiums they saw when they went shopping for coverage this month on HealthCare.gov. Only five plans were available, and for a family of four with parents in their ...

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Concious Purple-Potato ... - NPR

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Concious Purple-Potato ...
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"Val Blue" is the first new variety bred at the Potato Research Institute since 2005. And though vibrant, unique types are popular elsewhere, they're still a hard ...

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Oscar Health Finances Improve Ahead Of Obamacare Expansion - Forbes

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Oscar Health Finances Improve Ahead Of Obamacare Expansion
Forbes
Health insurance startup Oscar Health said its financial losses are narrowing ahead of a major expansion into small business coverage and into new markets selling individual products under the Affordable Care Act. Oscar on Thursday reported a $96 ...





Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Wal-Mart - Motley Fool

Better Buy: CVS Health Corporation vs. Wal-Mart
Motley Fool
CVS Health makes nearly one-quarter of total net revenue for its retail/long-term care (LTC) segment from front-store sales, which include the same types of items you'd find at Wal-Mart. And Wal-Mart ranks as the fourth-largest pharmacy retailer in ...

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Concious Purple-Potato Eaters - NPR

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Czech Republic Creates Tuber For Health-Concious Purple-Potato Eaters
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As The Salt reported back in 2012, these Technicolor spuds are sometimes the work of geneticists tasked with rebranding the potato as a health food. But here in the Czech Republic, the marketability of uncommon potato breeds is low, Domk??ov? says.

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For Millions of Insured Americans, State Health Laws Don't Apply - Kaiser Health News

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For Millions of Insured Americans, State Health Laws Don't Apply
Kaiser Health News
Last year, the Golden State's two health insurance regulators received more than 1,000 requests for help from consumers in self-funded plans. The departments have no authority over those plans and had to refer many of the enrollees to the U.S ...

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IRS Starts to Enforce Health Law's Rule That Employers Offer Insurance - New York Times

New York Times

IRS Starts to Enforce Health Law's Rule That Employers Offer Insurance
New York Times
Thousands of businesses ? many of them small or midsize ? will soon receive a letter saying that they owe the government money because they failed to offer their workers qualifying health insurance. The first round of notices, which the I.R.S. began ...

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What States Can Learn From One Another on Health Care - New York Times

New York Times

What States Can Learn From One Another on Health Care
New York Times
Health care is perhaps the area most consistently recognized as ripe for state-based policy innovation, in keeping with the ideal of states as laboratories of democracy. Nearly all recent health reform proposals, especially from Republicans, focus on ...



DIY Health Care Reform, bone broth, some other tricks - Daily Herald

Daily Herald

DIY Health Care Reform, bone broth, some other tricks
Daily Herald
Learning to cook is one way a person can take care of their personal health. Another recommendation is to make soup and eat it. Studies show soup eaters eat more veggies and weigh less. The Dinner Diva has several other tips for DIY Health Care Reform.


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