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Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 5:34 PM EDT
Every child should have the chance to be five years old. The U.S. is partnering on a global effort to end preventable child deaths.
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 3:00 PM EDT
The White House is hosting a day-long symposium to highlight the problem of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation tomorrow.
Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 2:27 PM EDT
The percentage of young adults who are uninsured continues to decline, indicating that the Affordable Care Act is helping families across the country get better access to health care and more peace of mind.
Posted byon June 8, 2012 at 9:30 AM EDT
The event will be an interactive, open dialogue about how the Affordable Care Act is improving the health and quality of life for the nation’s senior citizens by strengthening the Medicare program:
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 11:28 AM EDT
The event will be an interactive, open dialogue about how the health care law, the Affordable Care Act, is improving the health of women and their families
Posted byon June 5, 2012 at 10:13 AM EDT
Two insurers in California will pay out more than $50 million in rebates to nearly 1 million customers statewide later this summer
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 1:45 PM EDT
For Judy Lamb, a breast cancers patient from Colorado, the Affordable Care Act removed a tremendous burden: the fear that her health plan would stop paying for her treatments.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 2:25 PM EDT
The Obama administration has announced an historic $156 million commitment to address what is needed to confront Alzheimer’s disease. The National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease is a roadmap that will help us meet our goal to prevent and effectively treat Alzheimer’s disease by 2025
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 12:55 PM EDT
Women who purchase health insurance on the individual market pay an additional $1 billion each year because insurance companies charge them more than men, simply because of their gender. Because of the Affordable Care Act, health insurers will be prohibited from discriminating against women by charging higher premiums.
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 1:27 PM EDT
More than 20.4 million women with private health insurance have received preventive health services at no additional cost because of the Affordable Care Act.