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Questions About Obamacare Abortion Coverage

09/16/2014 – 8:05 AM |
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By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed …

Texas Asks Court to Allow Closure of Most Abortion Clinics

09/13/2014 – 7:30 AM |
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By JANET McCONNAUGHEY

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Texas asked a federal appeals court Friday to allow the state to immediately enforce a law requiring all abortion …

Federal Judge Halts Texas Restriction On Abortion

09/02/2014 – 12:44 AM |
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By Carrie Feibel, KUHF
In a highly anticipated ruling, a federal judge in Austin struck down part of a Texas law that would have required all abortion clinics in …

Meet The New Boss of Healthcare.gov

08/26/2014 – 8:54 PM |
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By Jeff Cohen, WNPR and Diane Webber
Kevin Counihan, the head of Connecticut’s health insurance marketplace, will be the new CEO of healthcare.gov, the website that 36 states use …

Pennsylvania Doctors Are Ready For Medical Marijuana

08/22/2014 – 8:11 AM | 6 Comments
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By Lucy J. Cairns, MD

Several factors have recently converged to make passage of a medical marijuana law in Pennsylvania a distinct possibility.  First, public opinion …

Does a Blood Test Cost $10 or $10,000?

08/18/2014 – 8:27 AM |
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By Roni Caryn Rabin

One California hospital charged $10 for a blood cholesterol test, while another hospital that ran the same test charged $10,169 — over …