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Helping with Health Care Takes Heavy Toll on Caregivers

Originally published by the Chicago Tribune. Caregivers who help their charges navigate the health system could be gambling with their own health.

Aimee Sharp
Parkinson's Patients

Dementia Drug May Lower Risk of Falls Among Parkinson’s Patients

By Robert Preidt for Medline Plus TUESDAY, Jan. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) — A widely used...

Aimee Sharp
Expanding Medicaid

Study: Expanding Medicaid Aids Health Access

Poor adults in two states that expanded Medicaid saw much bigger  improvements in access to health care than their peers in Texas, a new study says...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Brain Gains for Older Adults

Brain Gains for Older Adults Who Start Exercising

Originally published in HealthDay News: Beginning an exercise program may produce brain gains for older adults or even reverse early mental decline.

Aimee Sharp
Insurer Complaints

Top Obamacare Official Makes Tweaks as Insurer Complaints Grow

By Zachary Tracer and Matthew Winkler for Bloomberg Business To reduce turbulence in...

Aimee Sharp
High Deductibles

Many Say High Deductibles Make Their Health Law Insurance All But Useless

In this article originally published by The New York Times, read why some are saying sky-high deductibles that are leaving some newly insured vulnerable.

Aimee Sharp
Hospitals Buy Doctors’ Practices

Prices Are Higher When Hospitals Buy Doctors’ Practices. That’s Set to Change

In this article by the The New York Times, learn why lawmakers want to take away a big reasonwhy hospitals buy doctors’ practices.

Aimee Sharp
Home Care

Learning the Unfamiliar Language of Home Care

By John F. Wasik for The New York Times GIVEN the tens of millions of people in retirement or...

Aimee Sharp
Outpatient Spending

Outpatient Spending Rises as Physician-Hospital Integration Grows

Originally Posted by California Healthline Communities that experienced increases in...

Aimee Sharp
High-Deductible Health Insurance

This Study Is Forcing Economists to Rethink High-Deductible Health Insurance

By Sarah Kliff for Vox.com In 2006, about one in 10 employees had a health insurance deductible...

Aimee Sharp
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