Southern States Create A New Face Of AIDS

Southern States Create A New Face Of AIDS

By Teresa Wiltz, Stateline.org New Yorker Deadra Malloy was diagnosed with HIV in 1988, but she remained healthy for so long she wasn't completely convinced she was positive. When ...

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Shortage Of In-Home Dialysis Solution Worries Patients

Shortage Of In-Home Dialysis Solution Worries Patients

By Stuart Pfeifer and Chad Terhune, Los Angeles Times Unlike the hundreds of thousands of Americans who drive several times a week to dialysis centers, Joanna Galeas relies on an ...

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Missouri Triples Waiting Period For Abortion As Both Sides Of Fight React

Missouri Triples Waiting Period For Abortion As Both Sides Of Fight React

By Judy L. Thomas and Jason Hancock, The Kansas City Star KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In 30 days, Missouri's abortion rules will rank among the most stringent in the country. On Thursday, ...

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States That Decline To Expand Medicaid Give Up Billions In Aid

States That Decline To Expand Medicaid Give Up Billions In Aid

By Tony Pugh, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- If the 23 states that have rejected expanding Medicaid under the 2010 health-care law continue to do so for the next eight ...

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CVS Pulls Last Of Tobacco Items A Month Early, Plans Name Change

CVS Pulls Last Of Tobacco Items A Month Early, Plans Name Change

By Peter Frost, Chicago Tribune The nation's number-two drugstore operator has finally kicked the habit. CVS plans to announce Wednesday that it has pulled all remaining cigarette ...

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Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

By Anthony Man, Sun Sentinel DAVIE, Fla. -- Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, stopped at a Hobby Lobby store ...

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Poll: Californians Strongly Support Measure Regulating Health Insurance Rates

Poll: Californians Strongly Support Measure Regulating Health Insurance Rates

By Tracy Seipel, San Jose Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Californians are showing overwhelming support for one of the most hotly contested propositions on the November ballot -- ...

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More Californians Support Affordable Care Act, Poll Finds

More Californians Support Affordable Care Act, Poll Finds

By Tracy Seipel, San Jose Mercury News The nation's new health care law is surging in popularity in the Golden State, according to the Field Poll, which finds more Californians to ...

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GOP Using Whacky Strategies To Derail Affordable Health Care

GOP Using Whacky Strategies To Derail Affordable Health Care

By Dean Baker, McClatchy-Tribune News Service WASHINGTON -- Ever since its passage in 2010 the Republican Party has made it clear that it will do everything in its power to obstru ...

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Vermont Is ‘Single-Payer’ Trailblazer

Vermont Is ‘Single-Payer’ Trailblazer

By Michael Ollove, Stateline.org BERLIN, Vt. -- Dr. Marvin Malek has been yearning and advocating for a publicly financed, single-payer health care system for at least two decades ...

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