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The Supreme Court and Health Reform: Much Is at Stake for Integrative Medicine

John Weeks | Posted 08.26.2012 | Healthy Living
John Weeks

As we wait on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, I find myself focusing on the meaning of full repeal to a limited but growing part of U.S. health care: integrative medicine.

New Rule: You Can't Use "There Will Be No Cooperation for the Rest of the Year" as a Threat If There Was No Cooperation in the First Half of the Year

Bill Maher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Bill Maher

Democrats shouldn't listen to people who are now saying they shouldn't attempt anything else big for a while because health care was such a bruising battle. Wrong. Get drunk on this feeling of not backing down.

Why Sarah Palin Is Not Only an Airhead But a Dangerous One

Mona Gable | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mona Gable

With thousands of angry followers on Facebook and Twitter, Palin might no longer hold office, but she's still holding court. And that combined with her almost gleeful ignorance makes her dangerous.

Illinois GOP Tries To File Suit Against Health Reform, Madigan Says No Way

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Falling in line with several states, Illinois Republicans have teamed up to try and stop the health care reform bill signed by President Obama on Tues...

The Little Red Schoolhouse is HOT

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Alexia Parks

More and more cellular antennas are popping up in neighborhoods to support a growing number of cell phone users. We are living in a sea electronic radiation and the health risk to children is getting worse.

Dan Lipinski The Only Illinois Democrat To Vote 'No' On Health Reform

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rep. Dan Lipinski was the only Illinois Democrat to vote "no" for the historic health reform bill that passed the House Sunday, one of 34 Democrats na...

A Near-Death Experience, and On From Here

Rep. Alan Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Alan Grayson

I voted yes on Sunday's health care reform bill. It's an historic first step. Historic. But we're not done. The framework for a comprehensive health care system is in place. Now we must finish the job.

One Woman's Health Insurance Nightmare

Politics Daily | Janet W. Battaile | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Late last year, I learned two things at about the same time: My cancer was coming back, and I had gotten a new insurance plan. Since then, I've learne...

I Can't Think Of One Religious Reason Against Health Care Reform -- Can You?

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Health care reform is fundamentally about keeping health care costs affordable for those who already have some kind of insurance, and making it available for the millions who do not have it.

Senate HELP Committee Releases Health Reform Bill

Washington Post | Ezra Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This is it.This is what health reform looks like. Embedded in that link is actual legislative language. More than 600 pages of it, in fact. It's the p...