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Health Issues

What Obamacare Bills Might the President Be Willing to Sign?

With the GOP in control of the Senate, there will most likely be a vote to repeal Obamacare -- a vote that the president will most certainly veto...

Curing Medicare in Congress

The new Congress can take steps to reform the Medicare program and make it more financially sustainable...

Insurance Premiums Up 78 Percent for Some

Under Obamacare, young men's premiums have risen by an average of 78.2 percent...

New FDA Nutrition Label Rules: All Cost, No Benefit?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is planning to require updates to nutritional labels, a move that many critics say is all cost and no benefit...

Exchange Plans a Bad Deal for Doctors

A number of doctors are choosing not to participate in Obamacare exchange health plans in the upcoming year...

California Ballot Proposition Would Increase Health Costs by $9.9 Billion

Next week, California voters will have to make up their minds on Proposition 46, a ballot measure that could increase medical care costs...

Medicare Drug Plans Need the Tools to Fight Fraud

There is little that Part D drug plans can do to combat prescription drug abuse...

Fixing the Doc Fix

Medicare already reimburses doctors less than private plans. In 2013, 28 percent of Medicare patients had difficulty finding a new doctor...

Medical Device User Fees: They're Not Working

In 2002, the Food and Drug Administration began extracting "user fees" from medical device manufacturers in exchange for the promise of faster device approval times...

How Health Care Sharing Ministries Work

As of today, 300,000 Americans across the 50 states are enrolled in Health Care Sharing Ministries, which share costs among those of similar religious faiths...


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