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Much of the research that has been done on the LGBT community has been done on young lesbians and gay men, ignoring the hidden mature community.
By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger
Health advocate Eesha Pandit and blogger Sady Doyle join GRITtv host Laura Flanders for a discussion...
Health care ombuds programs, like the one our group has employed in New York, are crucial in leveling the playing field between insurance companies, hospitals and the individual consumer.
The health plans are beginning to figure out how they will survive and thrive under the new rules, and the way forward is, according to one managed care exec, to change how providers are paid.
Reporting from Grand Junction, Colo. - At first glance, this city of 45,000 looks like so many others, a spiral of ranch homes, shopping centers and c...
While many elderly people and their doctors would like to fix aspects of Medicare, there is no uproar to get rid of it -- it largely works. So why aren't we looking to this pretty good system as a model?
The Obama administration has made community service a cornerstone of its agenda and this week they have taken their commitment one step further by lau...
For dying patients with no therapy that is working, compassionate use programs exist to provide drugs in phase II or III clinical trials when the patient was ineligible to participate in the trial.
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