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Cleanup From California Fires Poses Environmental and Health Risks - New York Times


New York Times

Cleanup From California Fires Poses Environmental and Health Risks
New York Times
And as the chief public health officer in Napa County, one of the hardest-hit places, she has used her office as a bully pulpit to urge them to stop, immediately. “Just think of all the hazardous materials in your house,” she said in an interview ...

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What Trump said about his drug czar pick, health care fixes - PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

What Trump said about his drug czar pick, health care fixes
PBS NewsHour
President Trump addressed a flurry of news in two public appearances at the White House on Monday, touching on topics from a controversy swirling around his nominee to be the the nation's next drug czar to the future of health care reform to a subpoena ...
Cardinal Health focus of 60 Minutes report on opioid epidemic 10TV

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Apple explored buying a medical-clinic start-up as part of a bigger push into health care - CNBC


CNBC

Apple explored buying a medical-clinic start-up as part of a bigger push into health care
CNBC
Crossover Health is one of a small number of companies that specialize in working with self-insured employers to provide medical and wellness services on or near to campus. Among its clients are Apple and Facebook. Crossover also has clinics in New ...
Apple Considered Buying Medical Startup Crossover Health Fortune

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Trump's Latest Health Care Move Will Cause Pain, But Not For The Poor - HuffPost


HuffPost

Trump's Latest Health Care Move Will Cause Pain, But Not For The Poor
HuffPost
Health insurers selling through one of the Affordable Care Act's exchanges, whether it's healthcare.gov or one of the state exchanges like Covered California, offer plans in four different tiers: bronze, silver, gold and platinum. Bronze is the least ...
Trumpcare is health care vandalism pure and simple: Andy Slavitt USA TODAY
Trump rips into Congress for health care failure – again New York Post
Trump: Health care "is moving along," promises "largest tax cut" in US history CBS News
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Mississippi Senator's Health Woes Narrow Republican Majority - New York Times


New York Times

Mississippi Senator's Health Woes Narrow Republican Majority
New York Times
“After a day of monitoring his condition, and on the advice of his physicians and other health care professionals, Senator Cochran has postponed his return to Washington,” Mr. White wrote. “The Senator has expressed his intention to return to the ...
Cochran's absence creates unexpected budget hurdle Politico
Cochran's health issues raise questions Jackson Clarion Ledger
GOP senator postpones return to DC over health The Hill

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On Health, de Blasio Focuses on Crises and Inequality - New York Times


New York Times

On Health, de Blasio Focuses on Crises and Inequality
New York Times
It is difficult to assess how much or how quickly Mr. de Blasio, or most mayors for that matter, has had an effect on the health of a city. Mr. de Blasio's predecessor, Michael R. Bloomberg, spent an unusual amount of capital to combat obesity and smoking.

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Deep in Trump Country, a Big Stake in Health Care - New York Times


New York Times

Deep in Trump Country, a Big Stake in Health Care
New York Times
Across the country, the health care industry has become a ceaseless job producer — for doctors, nurses, radiologists, paramedics, medical technicians, administrators and health care aides. Funding that began flowing in 2012 as a result of the ...

Coal towns struggle for good mental health care - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Coal towns struggle for good mental health care
USA TODAY
A handful of small, general medical practices and a few behavioral health specialists handle services for the 21,763 residents. Patients' issues — ranging from depression, anxiety, addiction and other mental health concerns — are aggravated by the ...

Two swing-state Democrats offer middle ground on health care - Washington Post


Washington Post

Two swing-state Democrats offer middle ground on health care
Washington Post
is politically significant because it tries to build on the existing law rather than the tear-it-all-down proposal of a national health-care system that is being offered by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). Often called “single payer,” the Sanders proposal ...

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The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico's health faces prolonged recovery - STAT (blog)


STAT (blog)

The storm has passed, but Puerto Rico's health faces prolonged recovery
STAT (blog)
The situation in Puerto Rico's health system is far more vulnerable than those in Texas or Florida, which also weathered hurricanes this fall — medically, economically and politically. A month after Hurricane Katrina in 2005, only about half of the ...
The Health 202: Trump agrees administration should get 'A plus' on Puerto Rico Washington Post

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