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Jimmy Kimmel holds his baby son, post-heart surgery, in emotional health-care monologue
Washington Post
Jimmy Kimmel was absent from his ABC late-night show last week while his 8-month-old son, Billy, recovered from his second heart surgery. Ever since Billy was born with a heart defect and required immediate surgery, Kimmel has become an outspoken ...
Jimmy Kimmel brings out son Billy for a tearful health care pleaEW.com
Jimmy Kimmel brings out his son to talk about health careCNNMoney
Jimmy Kimmel Tackles Health Care with a Special Co-Host: His Son, BillyVanity Fair
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Parents Worry Congress Won't Fund The Children's Health Insurance Program
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In contrast, her young children — 2-year-old Nonnie and his big sister Rose — are covered right now through the Children's Health Insurance Program, or CHIP, a federal-state program that was created two decades ago to ensure that kids whose parents ...
Virginia warns 68000 families their children might lose health coverage Jan. 31Richmond.com
Texas families distraught about losing children's health care if Congress doesn't fund CHIPDallas News (blog)

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Native Americans Feel Invisible In US Health Care System
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The life expectancy of Native Americans in some states is 20 years shorter than the national average. There are many reasons why. Among them, health programs for American Indians are chronically underfunded by Congress. And, about a quarter of Native ...

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Washington Post

The Health 202: Roy Moore is a nightmare for abortion foes
Washington Post
While Ryan has said he wants Congress to tackle health-care entitlements as part of his 2018 to-do list, Republicans are wary about taking on popular programs in an election year, reports our colleague Jeff Stein. More than a dozen GOP senators said ...

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Co-op in Puerto Rico expands student's interest in environmental health
News@Northeastern
Earlier this year, behavioral neuroscience major Alejandro Rovira returned home to his native Puerto Rico for a transformative co-op experience. He performed extensive hands-on research to understand environmental health factors that affect pregnant ...



Washington Post

Trump reportedly drinks 12 cans of Diet Coke each day. Is that healthy?
Washington Post
But the effects of drinking diet soda have been long debated by experts, with some studies raising concerns about long-term health consequences. Experimental research on artificial sweeteners, like the ones found in diet soda, is inconclusive. The ...
A 12 Diet Cokes-a-day habit like Trump's is worth changingCNN

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NPR

Deadline Is Friday For Most ACA Insurance Sign-Ups, With Important Exceptions
NPR
Open enrollment on the federal health law's marketplace — HealthCare.gov — ends Friday, and most people who want a plan for next year need to meet the deadline. But some consumers who miss the cutoff could be surprised to learn they have the ...

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Health Department to lay off county-level employees
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OKLAHOMA CITY — Most of the state Health Department layoffs will impact employees working at the county level, the agency's interim director said Monday. Interim Director Preston Doerflinger said 161 employees will receive layoff notifications between ...

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Health News Briefs
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MIDDLETOWN – Orange Regional Medical Center is offering a free Perinatal Bereavement Support Group to the community the first and third Wednesday of each month from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Orange Regional Medical Center Community Health Education Center ...



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