Diversity among Doctors Drives Trust in Health Care
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Diversity among Doctors Drives Trust in Health Care

By Patricia Maryland NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist Black History Month gives us the opportunity…

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African-Americans and the ACA: Much Accomplished, More to Do
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African-Americans and the ACA: Much Accomplished, More to Do

By Pat Maryland NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist The passage of the Affordable Care Act…

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ObamaCare Improves Health of Black America
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ObamaCare Improves Health of Black America

By Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. NNPA Columnist Black Americans continue to face serious disparities in…

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U.S. Targets Four States in Effort to Enroll the Uninsured
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U.S. Targets Four States in Effort to Enroll the Uninsured

WASHINGTON (New York Times) — With the third open enrollment season under the Affordable Care…

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Federal Appeals Court Rules Against Obamacare Contraceptive Mandate
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Federal Appeals Court Rules Against Obamacare Contraceptive Mandate

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that President Barack Obama’s health…

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Poverty May Increase Odds of Repeat Hospitalizations
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Poverty May Increase Odds of Repeat Hospitalizations

(Reuters Health) – When patients are hospitalized more than once in the same month, it…

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Health Insurance Signups Near 10 Million in Midyear Report
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Health Insurance Signups Near 10 Million in Midyear Report

CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — About 9.9 million people have signed…

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Tardy Tax Filers Risk Loss of Health Care Subsidies
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Tardy Tax Filers Risk Loss of Health Care Subsidies

RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Sign-up season for President Barack Obama’s health care…

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Health Law Sign-Ups Keep Growing
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Health Law Sign-Ups Keep Growing

by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON – Nearly a million people signed up for health…

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As Obamacare Takes Hold, Unpaid Hospital Bills Vanish
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As Obamacare Takes Hold, Unpaid Hospital Bills Vanish

(Forbes) – As hospital operators begin to report second period earnings — the sixth consecutive…

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