Jun 302015
 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Holistic health counselor aims for better nutrition through vegan-inspired farming
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
After returning to good health through a vegan diet, managed stress and improved sleep, she no longer needed medications. Quitting her corporate job in 1997, she became board-certified as a holistic health counselor, among other credentials. In time

Jun 302015
 

Advocate.com
New iPhone App Will Help Conduct The Largest LGBT Health Study Ever
Advocate.com
A new ResearchKit app they developed will survey a wide range of LGBT folks about health issues like HIV/AIDS, smoking, cancer, obesity, mental issues, and depression. They're calling it "the PRIDE Study." And anyone who wants to take part can do so
ResearchKit becomes a population health toolmHealthNews
Apple iPhone app to power massive, decades-long study on LGBT healthWashington Post
UCSF starts ambitious study of LGBT health issuesSFGate
Newsweek -BuzzFeed News -UCSF News Services
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Jun 302015
 

Wall Street Journal
DOJ Girds for Strict Review of Any Health-Insurer Mergers
Wall Street Journal
The Justice Department is gearing up for an exacting look at any proposed mergers among the nation's top health-insurance companies, amid questions inside and outside the department about whether industry consolidation could suppress competition.
Who Will Benefit From Health Insurance Mergers? Not You, The ConsumerHartford Courant

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Jun 302015
 

Huffington Post
The Quality Of Health Care You Receive Likely Depends On Your Skin Color
Huffington Post
Unequal health care continues to be a serious problem for black Americans. More than a decade after the Institute of Medicine issued a landmark report showing that minority patients were less likely to receive the same quality health care as white

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Jun 302015
 

The Tennessean
Why Obama chose Nashville for health care speech
The Tennessean
President Barack Obama will discuss his signature health care law Wednesday at Taylor Stratton Elementary School in Madison. Although the closed event is at a school, Obama chose a city local leaders frequently tout as the health care capital of the

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Jun 302015
 

24/7 Wall St.
Do Health Insurance Mergers Really Need to Sweat DOJ Reviews?
24/7 Wall St.
The world of health insurance has been marked by consolidation for years now. It is generally true that antitrust issues arise when there become only two or three choices. The reality is that Affordable Care Act, also called Obamacare, has created a

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Jun 302015
 

New York Times
A Promising Medicare Plan, if Only Health Organizations Would Stick Around
New York Times
Two recent studies of Medicare's new way to pay for health care show that it's reducing spending and improving quality. The problem is, health care organizations don't always stick with the program. Both studies examined Medicare's 32 Pioneer

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Jun 302015
 

Military Times
Urgent care, mental health in defense bills
Military Times
Discrepancies to be addressed include access to urgent care and other medical appointments, mental health services for troops, family members and veterans, pharmacy fees and birth control. The Senate bill would allow Tricare beneficiaries up to four

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Jun 302015
 

NPR
Supreme Court's Decision On Same-Sex Marriage Expected To Boost Health
NPR
By marrying partners with employer health plans, people in same-sex relationships are likely to get coverage in states that banned gay marriage until now, as well as in those that welcomed it. Thanks to rapidly shifting legal ground, 37 states
​Gay marriage ruling may lead to health insurance riskCBS News
Can same-sex marriage make America healthier?WJXT Jacksonville

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Jun 302015
 

Forbes
U.S. Health Care Costs Rise Faster Than Inflation
Forbes
One of the promises of Obamacare was that it would reduce health care costs. Since its passage on March 23, 2010, has this promise been kept? In this article, we'll examine this issue by looking at the annual rate of inflation for the Consumer Price

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