Jan 122016
 

NPR
Switching Between Medicaid, Marketplace Can Confuse Consumers
NPR
For people whose income changes shift them above or below the Medicaid threshold during the year, navigating their health insurance coverage can be confusing. Ditto for lower income people who live in states that may expand Medicaid this year. Under

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Jan 122016
 

Fox News
Texas pharmacy agrees to stop distributing adulterated drugs
Fox News
A Dallas-area pharmacy facing government allegations of making contaminated drugs in unsanitary conditions has agreed to a court order that it not distribute adulterated drugs in interstate commerce.
Federal court order shuts down Farmers Branch compound pharmacy operationsDallas Morning News (blog)

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Jan 072016
 

Healthcare IT News
International Space Station teaches healthcare about telemedicine
Healthcare IT News
Healthcare practices used on the International Space Station are serving as model for caring for people in some of the most deprived and isolated parts of the world, according to an article published last month in the World Health Organization. Several

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Jan 062016
 

New York Times
Better Health Care Access in Kentucky and Arkansas, Study Says
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Low-income adults in Kentucky and Arkansas have had similar improvements in access to medical care under the Affordable Care Act, a new study found, despite the two states' differing approaches to expanding Medicaid.
Traditional Medicaid expansion and 'private option' both improve access to HSPH News
My hopes and expectations for healthcare finance in 2016FierceHealthFinance

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Jan 042016
 

U.S. News & World Report
Vote to repeal Obama's health law marks testy start to 2016
U.S. News & World Report
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation repealing President Barack Obama's health care law comes to the forefront when the House reconvenes this week, marking a sharply partisan start to a congressional year in which legislating may take a back seat to politics.
House Returns From Break With Plan to Send Health Care Repeal to Obama's DeskNew York Times

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Jan 022016
 

New York Times (blog)
Well | The Weekly Health Quiz: Sound Sleep, Coconut Oil and Posture Woes
New York Times (blog)
2Coconut oil has become increasingly popular as a health food in recent years, though there is little data to support the hype. The oil is high in: Saturated fats. Polyunsaturated fats. Monounsaturated fats. Trans fats. iStock …

Jan 022016
 

CNNMoney
Don't freak out about health care costs in retirement
CNNMoney
Health care will likely be your biggest expense during the golden years. It's obviously a tough number to nail down and one that will vary by person, but there are estimates out there. A 65-year-old, healthy couple can expect to spend $266,600 over the

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