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How to Get Rid of Medical Debt — Or Avoid It in the First Place

Yuki Noguchi, NPR News Lori Mangum was 32 when apple-size tumors sprouted on her head. Now — six years and 10 surgeries later — the…

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KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: A World Without ‘Roe’

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California May Require Labels on Pot Products to Warn of Mental Health Risks

Liz Kirkaldie’s grandson was near the top of his class in high school and a talented jazz bassist when he started smoking pot. The more…

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Montana’s Blackfeet Tribe to Use Dogs to Sniff Out Disease and Contaminants

BROWNING, Mont. — Kenneth Cook used a mallet and a chisel to crack into a pig’s skull in the gravel driveway outside his home on…

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Watch: Crossing State Lines for Abortion Care

June 29, 2022 Since last week’s Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade, one state after another has outlawed abortion. Illinois is one of the…

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Lo que debes saber sobre la viruela del simio

La Organización Mundial de la Salud dijo el 25 de junio que la viruela del simio aún no es una emergencia de salud pública que…

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Government Watchdogs Attack Medicare Advantage for Denying Care and Overcharging

Congress should crack down on Medicare Advantage health plans for seniors that sometimes deny patients vital medical care while overcharging the government billions of dollars…

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Overdose Deaths Behind Bars Rise as Drug Crisis Swells

Annissa Holland should be excited her son is coming home from prison after four long years of incarceration. Instead, she’s researching rehab centers to send…

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What You Need to Know About Monkeypox

The World Health Organization said June 25 that monkeypox wasn’t yet a public health emergency of international concern. More than 4,500 cases have been reported…

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‘American Diagnosis’: Indigenous Advocates Work for Better Reproductive Care

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