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New York Times

Cheaper Health Plans Promoted by Trump Have a History of Fraud
New York Times
But these health plans, created for small businesses, have a darker side: They have a long history of fraud and abuse that have left employers and employees with hundreds of millions of dollars in unpaid medical bills. The problems are described in ...

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Politico

From opioids to HIV — a public health threat in Trump country
Politico
The next HIV epidemic in America is likely brewing in rural areas suffering under the nationwide opioid crisis, with many of the highest risk communities in deep red states that voted for President Donald Trump. Federal and state health officials say ...

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NBCNews.com

Dismay as Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe Named World Health 'Ambassador'
NBCNews.com
GENEVA — After widespread shock and condemnation, the head of the World Health Organization said Saturday he is "rethinking" his appointment of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a "goodwill ambassador." In a new tweet, WHO director-general ...
Robert Mugabe Was Just Appointed a World Health Organization 'Goodwill Ambassador'Fortune
Robert Mugabe's WHO appointment condemned as 'an insult'BBC News
WHO is under fire after naming Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassadorCNN
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New York Times

I.R.S. Says It Will Reject Tax Returns that Lack Health Insurance ...
New York Times
President Trump's first executive order signed in January broadly instructed various agencies to scale back the regulatory reach of federal health care law.
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CBS News

Under Trump, Americans' fears shift to health care, environment, WWIII
CBS News
This year, 55.3 percent of respondents feared the Republican health care plans, compared with 35.5 percent of respondents in 2016 who were afraid or very afraid of things related to the Affordable Health Care Act and Obamacare. Republicans have so far ...

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Axios

IRS will decline tax returns without proof of health insurance
Axios
Why it matters: The tax penalty for lack of health insurance has been controversial and this is the first time the IRS will enforce this rule. Also, it's a small sign that Trump's administration is keeping some parts of the Affordable Care Act alive ...

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Charleston Post Courier

Despite bipartisan support, South Carolina health centers wait to be rescued from a funding cliff
Charleston Post Courier
Patrice Smith, a marketplace certified application counselor with the Fetter Health Care Network, works with clients in 2013. As a federally qualified health center, Fetter is one of hundreds of such centers across the country awaiting a fix from ...



Washington Post

White House pushing for new concessions in bipartisan health bill ...
Washington Post
The White House signaled to Senate Republican negotiators Friday that it wants a bipartisan health-care bill to include retroactive relief this year for individuals ...

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HelloGiggles

Mandy Moore got personal about how therapy has helped her mental health, and it's so important
HelloGiggles
Now, Mandy Moore is added her voice to the cause. She recently launched Her Life, Her Adventures, a campaign that encourages women to think about adding birth control into their health plans for a variety of reasons.


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