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Barack Obama’s Greatest Accomplishments in Office
When Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, he swept into the Oval Office on promises of “hope” and “change.” In the eight years and two terms that followed, President ...
The Most Outrageous Medical Treatments of the Past
Medical treatments have come a long way. A really long way. It’s pretty obvious that with time and new technology, medicine has advanced in ways that we never knew were ...
Social Security Benefits to Rise by 2 Percent in 2018
The U.S. government has announced that Social Security benefits will increase by 2 percent in 2018, which will add approximately $27 to the average monthly check of $1,258. It’s been ...
Maine Is Trying to Ban Junk Food for Welfare Recipients
According to the state of Maine, the consumption of sugary drinks and fatty foods is leading to an obesity crisis and unmanageable healthcare costs. The state’s proposed course of action ...
AARP Response to Latest CBO Score on Proposed Medicaid Cuts in Senate Health Bill
WASHINGTON, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — AARP Executive Vice President Nancy LeaMond issued the following response to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report issued yesterday, which further analyzed the proposed Medicaid cuts, titled Longer-Term Effects ...
Federal Union Leader Says Senate Health Care Bill Is ‘Shameful’
WASHINGTON, June 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David Cox Sr. released the following statement in response to the Senate’s draft legislation dismantling the ...
Patient, Provider and Consumer Groups Call on Senate to Protect Patients First in Health Care Debate
WASHINGTON, June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Eight prominent patient, provider and consumer advocate groups announced today they are joining forces to host a series of events in states across the country ...
1-in-4 American Families Have Not Sought Medical Attention Due to Cost
NEW YORK, June 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Over the past year, one-in-four American families have decided not to seek medical attention when they needed it because of the cost, according to ...
Bernie Sanders Calls On California and Trump To Embrace Single Payer Health Care At Consumer Watchdog’s Rage for Justice Awards, Decries ACA Repeal
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — United States Senator Bernie Sanders Saturday night called on California to take the lead in healthcare reform and pass a bill that would ...
American Diabetes Association Expresses Extreme Disappointment in Passage of the American Health Care Act in the House of Representatives and Urges the Senate to Reject the Bill
At least 24 million Americans will potentially lose health care coverage. ARLINGTON, Va., May 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ –The American Diabetes Association (Association) is disappointed that today, the U.S. House of ...
Nation’s Emergency Physicians Urge Congress To Vote ‘No’ on American Health Care Act
WASHINGTON, May 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) today issued a brief statement in advance of the House of Representatives’ expected vote on the American Health ...
Nurse Practitioners Urge President Trump, Congress to Reconsider Cuts to Health Care Workforce Training
WASHINGTON, March 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In response to President Trump’s FY 2018 budget proposal, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) released the following statement urging the president, Secretary Price and ...
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