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Why Insulin Is So Expensive, And How To Reduce Its Price

She drew the life-saving medication into the syringe, just 10cc of colorless fluid for the everyday low price of, gulp, several hundred dollars. Was that a new chemotherapy, specially ...
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Why having health insurance is better than paying penalties

Millions of Americans pay a penalty because they don’t have health insurance. Some feel the penalty is cheaper than the insurance, but 7 On Your Side reports why this is not a ...
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2015 was the first year 90 percent of Americans had health insurance. Thanks, Obama.

Last year was the first year that more than 90 percent of Americans had health insurance, new federal data shows. On Tuesday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released ...
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Are employers dropping health insurance?

The federal Affordable Care Act includes penalties for large employers that don’t offer quality health insurance coverage. So, passage of the law raised what came to be known ...
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Could Cancelling Group Health Insurance Be a Kindness to Employees?

Small business owners who offer health insurance – or who are considering offeringZane Benefits | Could Cancelling Insurance Be a Kindness to Employees? health benefits – ...
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What Is the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?

You’ve probably heard the terms Medicare and Medicaid thrown around more times than you could count. But although the two programs happen to sound alike by name, there are some ...
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Healthcare Data Breaches Cost $6.2 Billion Per Year

A full 89% of healthcare organizations and 60% of their business associates have experienced data breaches over the past two years. And 79% of healthcare organizations experienced multiple ...
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Patient claims medical billing practices

Washington consumers have been gouged by unexpected medical bills despite going to a doctor or clinic in their insurer’s network, but Washington patients are not the only ones hit ...
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Why Health Care Is So Expensive

When you get sick, you shouldn’t have to decide between medical care and rent. Medical costs are already unreasonable for 25 percent of Americans, and are getting worse every year. ...
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Speed And Safety At The FDA: Generic Drug Approvals Reach Record Highs

New legislation increases the speed of the FDA approval process for generics by introducing fees for applying manufacturers. This is not a new approach – manufacturers have been paying ...
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