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Top Price Contributor Allegedly Leaned On Employees To Support PAC

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January 16, 2017 at 10:44 am

President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet pick Tom Price counts among his top contributors a Georgia company and its CEO, who sent managers an email demanding donations “IMMEDIATELY” to a political acti...

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Insurance Customers In Pennsylvania Look To Trump To Ease Their Burden

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January 13, 2017 at 8:35 am | Abra and Matt Schultz, both 32, recently built a house in a middle-class neighborhood in Pottsville, Pa. Matt works as a carpenter foreman for a construction company. He and Abra, his wife, are right...

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Trump’s HHS Nominee Got A Sweetheart Deal From A Foreign Biotech Firm

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January 13, 2017 at 6:30 am | When tiny Australian biotech firm Innate Immunotherapeutics needed to raise money last summer, it didn’t issue stock on the open market. Instead, it offered a sweetheart deal to “sophisticated U.S. i...

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As Obamacare Repeal Heats Up, Newly Insured North Carolinians Fret

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January 13, 2017 at 5:00 am | Darlene Hawes lost her health insurance about a year after her husband died in 2012. Hawes, 55, is from Charlotte, N.C. She ended up going without insurance for a few years, but in 2015 she bough...

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Interactive: How Orphan Drugs Win The ‘Monopoly’ Game

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January 12, 2017 at 3:39 pm | This investigation examines the booming orphan drug business and how drugmakers have rushed into the marketplace with hundreds of drugs for rare diseases, helping patients while landing lucrative fed...

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Mobile Team Offers Comfort Care To Homeless At Life’s End

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January 12, 2017 at 5:00 am | The day he learned he had liver cancer, Michael J. Reece, 56, was spending nights in a Seattle homeless shelter, leaving each morning to wander the city streets. For weeks, he’d been in constant ...

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Los Angeles Doctor Sues Molina Healthcare Over Medi-Cal Reimbursements

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January 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm | Los Angeles-area doctor is seeking class-action status for a lawsuit against Molina Healthcare, saying the insurer owes him thousands of dollars for caring for Medi-Cal patients under the Affordable ...

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Health Claims On The Rise For Kids’ With Type 2 Diabetes, Obesity-Related Conditions

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January 12, 2017 at 10:51 am | It’s no secret that American children have gotten fatter in recent decades. Now a new study joins earlier research showing the consequences: A sharp rise in insurance claims for youth with Type 2...

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Health Law Sleepers: Six Surprising Health Items That Could Disappear With ACA Repeal

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January 12, 2017 at 5:00 am | The Affordable Care Act of course affected premiums and insurance purchasing. It guaranteed people with pre-existing conditions could buy health coverage and allowed children to stay on parents’ plan...

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