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Berkely, California: Passes First Soda Tax

Berkely, California Passes First Soda Tax Voters in Berkeley, Calif., have passed the nation’s first soda tax
2014 Health Ballot Measures

Voters Decide: 2014 Health Care Ballot Measures

Voters Decide: 2014 Health Care Ballot Measures The Affordable Care Act wasn’t directly on the ballot in
Never Try These 8 Diets

Never Try These 8 Diets

The Raw Food Diet Everyday we hear of a new diet technique that guarantees you will loose
Results of one County's Investment in Wellness

Results of one County’s Investment in Wellness

Results of one County’s Investment in Wellness This piece comes from  Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service
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Study say Discontinue Pelvic Exam

The American College of Physicians said to Discontinue Pelvic Exams In a recommendation that is bound to
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US Leads the world in Obesity

United States Lead the World in Obesity A survey of 188 countries shows that nearly 30 percent

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Supreme Court Rejects Obamacare case

Supreme Court Rejects Obamacare Case

  WASHINGTON, March 30 (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a new challenge to President Barack Obama’s healthcare law that took aim at a bureaucratic board labeled by some Republicans as a “death panel” because it
IRS Reviews Obamacare First Tax Season

IRS Reviews Obamacares First Tax Season

Congress passed the Affordable Care Act five years ago, but it didn’t impose tax penalties for failure to obtain health insurance until this year. So a big question has hung over this tax-filing season: Would the ACA unleash mass confusion as
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Obamacare Turns 5: What has changed ?

What Obamacare Looks Like 5 Years Later by AugustinaFite As the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marks its fifth anniversary, this month’s poll finds the gap between favorable and unfavorable opinions of the law has narrowed to the closest margin in over
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COB Predicts Cost of Obamacare to Decrease

WASHINGTON — The price tag for Obamacare will be lower than previously expected, independent federal auditors reported Monday in the latest downward revision of the cost to taxpayers of reducing the number of uninsured Americans. Net spending on subsidies for private
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What happens if the Supreme Court sides with King on Obamacare

The Supreme Court is considering a case – King v. Burwell – that challenges the legality of premium and cost-sharing subsidies for low- and middle-income people buying insurance in states where the federal government rather than the state is operating the
HHS Reverse course on sharing health data

HHS Reverses Course on sharing PHI data

This post was originally published by The Associated Press, we take no credit for any items in this article. WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to privacy concerns, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday, scaling back the release of consumers’ personal information from
The States with Highest Obamacare Insurance Cost

The States with Highest Obamacare Insurance Cost

This post was originally published by Kaiser Health News (KHN). Kaiser Health News is a nonprofit national health policy news service. In health insurance prices, as in the weather, Alaska and the Sun Belt are extremes. This year Alaska is the
The States with Highest Obamacare Insurance Cost

Obamacare Fines Set for 2015 Tax Season

The Cost of Not Having Health Insurance: Obamacare Fines Obamacare fines to begin in 2015: As most may be aware or not, not having a health insurance plan is going to start costing. The Affordable care Act also known as Obamacare