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    Universal Health Care for New Yorkers
    New York State Assemblyman Richard Gottfried has introduced a bill in the legislature to establish a comprehensive, universal health insurance program for all New Yorkers by 2019.Gottfried represents the 75th Assembly District, which covers the...
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    Today is the Fifth Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act
    Five years ago today President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and despite what Republicans claimed five years ago Obamacare has been an unqualified success.The Affordable Care Act has exceeded all expectations and it...
  • Another attack on Obamacare at the U.S. Supreme Court
    Another attack on Obamacare at the U.S. Supreme Court
    This time the argument is over a five word phrase in analmost 1000 page document.On Wednesday, the Supreme Court of the United States will take up thelatest challengeto Barack Obama's singular achievement of his presidency, the Patient...
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    Canine Dental Month
    February is ended but it does not mean you should forget about your pug’s dental care. Their dental care should be on the top of the health list just as getting vaccinated. Poor dental care leads to more than just bad breath, gingivitis,...
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    During Black History Month popular TV Actress discusses Diabetes Awareness
    I took advantage of a great opportunity to chat with Emmy and Golden Globe-Winning Actress S. Epatha Merkerson, who is actually known as the longest running character for her portrayal of a tough police lieutenant on the now-syndicated TV show ...
  • 11.4 million signed up for Obamacare in 2015
    11.4 million signed up for Obamacare in 2015
    The White House announced Tuesday night in a video that over 11.4 million Americans have signed up for private health coverage under the Affordable Care Act, also called Obamacare. This beat the White House’s own enrollment projections. The...
  • The big business of deception: Health & wellness
    The big business of deception: Health & wellness
    Americans spend about $3.8 trillion a year on healthcare. Health care is a recession-proof industry. During the 2008-2009 economic crisis, the economy lost around 8 million jobs. But jobs in the health care industry grew by 7 percent in that same...
  • Who Killed Alex Spourdalakis
    Who Killed Alex Spourdalakis
    Who Killed Alex Spourdalakis sounds like a murder mystery. The cover of the DVD says, “Ignorance, negligence, indifference”. The documentary was produced by the Autism Media Channel, and the cover also says, “Autism and the US...
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    'Remote Area Medical' directors discuss the making of their documentary
    Remote Area Medical focuses on a single three-day clinic held at the Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee, and we watch as hundreds wait by their cars in the hopes of getting the kind of health care they do not have any easy access to. While there...
  • Measles vaccinations may soon be mandatory
    Measles vaccinations may soon be mandatory
    Dear LA Teacher,My child is old enough for her first measles shot. I’m terrified for the doctors to give it to her for fear of her becoming autistic. What should I do?Fearful MomDear Fearful Mom,A measles shot will not give your child autism...
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    'Remote Area Medical' opens your eyes to those in need of health care
    Even with the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the issue of health care remains an incredibly divisive one in America as people continue to argue over whether or not it equates to socialism or some Orwellian form of government control. But...
  • Finding A Doctor In The 21st Century
    Finding A Doctor In The 21st Century
    With the new age of communication and information, it became much easier to find anything online, from an address to a rare collectors’ item. Moreover, people can not only use search engines to find what they’ve been looking for, but...
  • Obamacare costs more in 2015
    More Americans struggling with healthcare and costs in 2015 due to Obamacare
    Americans are facing higher premiums and penalty costs for Obamacare in 2015, and according to non-partisan experts yesterday, the President’s latest proposals do little to help citizens or his tumbling popularity regarding U.S. healthcare...
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    Nashville ranked #5 'Unhealthiest City' in America
    While many Americans took advantage of the start of the year to make New Year's resolutions to get healthier in 2015, apparently the people of Nashville either don't make or don't keep those kinds of resolutions. Nashville has just...
  • Union Health System press conference on health care reform
    Union Health System experts strive to offer quality care in a new era
    A panel of health care experts touched base on some community-wide questions regarding health care reform and the Affordable Care Actduring a press conference today.Featured speakers offered insight into new developments and challenges stemming...
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