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Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:___Oct. 21The Clarion-Ledger, Jackson, Mississippi, on easing Ebola fear:It's been said quite a bit, but undoubtedly it's not been said enough:...

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One of the many promised benefits of expanded Medicaid coverage, according to advocates of the Affordable Care Act, was a reduction in emergency room visits. Seeking treatment in the emergency room is typically far more costly than visiting a primary care doctor for treatment.

Enterovirus Now in 40 States, Paralysis Investigated

Enterovirus is now in 40 states and the District of Columbia. In Colorado, health officials are investigating cases of muscle weakness in children who have the virus.

Doctors Recommend IUDs for Teenage Girls, Parents Wary

By Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) — Parents: Preventing teen pregnancy just got a little less complicated. Or did it? The American Academy of Pediatrics published its recommendation, in the journal Pediatrics, that sexually active teenage girls […]

Viewpoints: Hospitals helped by Medicaid expansion; why GOP candidates back OTC contraceptives

Now the Department of Health and Human Services has issued a report showing that ... thanks to the Affordable Care Act, hospitals across the country will save $5.7 billion in uncompensated care costs in 2014.

7.2M enrolled in Obamacare

Julia Fein said that, for her, “Obamacare has been amazing.”

Texas and Florida did expand Medicaid - for kids

Dr. Marie-Denise Gervais gets ready to examine Amos LeClerc at a clinic in a Miami high school. With Florida's medicaid privatization program in its first month, insurers are focusing on children and teens.

Administration Says Hospitals Will Save $5.7B from Unpaid Bills Due to Health Law

Hospitals are projected to save $5.7 billion this year as previously uninsured patients gain coverage through the 2010 health care law, the Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday.

HHS: Obamacare will save hospitals $5.7B in unpaid bills

Hospitals are projected to save $5.7 billion this year as previously uninsured patients gain coverage through the 2010 health care law, the Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday. States that have expanded their Medicaid programs will s...

State highlights: Medicaid bankruptcy ruling could save some nursing homes; high HIV rates in Southern states

A federal judge's recent ruling blocking Medicaid officials from cutting off a struggling nursing home could help troubled health care facilities survive using bankruptcy, according to restructuring professionals.


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