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Aetna Ordered To Pay $25 Million To Late Cancer Patient’s Family
The insurance company refused to cover a type of radiation therapy for Orrana Cunningham, who had nasopharyngeal cancer.
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CVS, Aetna Win U.S. Approval For $69 Billion Merger
It is the second large recent healthcare deal to win a thumbs up from the U.S. Justice Department.
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Health Insurer Cigna To Buy Express Scripts For About $54 Billion
By Ankur Banerjee, Reuters
The combined company will be led by current Cigna Chief Executive Officer David Cordani.
CVS Pharmacy Buys Up Aetna Insurance In Latest Consolidation Of Pharmaceutical Power
Echols Scholar at the University of Virginia
How is it legal for the company that sells me my meds to own the company that is supposed to help me afford them?
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CVS Agrees To Buy Aetna In A $69 Billion Deal
By Carl O'Donnell and Greg Roumeliotis, Reuters
Aetna Inc’s board of directors approved the deal on Sunday, for approximately $207 per share in cash and stock.
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CVS Is Reportedly In Talks To Acquire Aetna
The pharmacy chain's move is likely motivated by concerns Amazon could enter the health care sector.
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5 Workplace Benefits You Wish Your Company Offered
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Aetna May Have Exposed The HIV Status Of Thousands Of Clients
Faulty envelopes are blamed.
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News Roundup for April 7, 2017
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I mean, you should probably already know all this, but here we go... 1. Trump ordered a missile attack on Syria late on Thursday
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Trump Administration May Use Executive Authority To Tweak Obamacare's Rules
Insurers would be happy. Consumer advocates, not so much.
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Internal Aetna Email Suggest Its Obamacare Withdrawals Weren't Business As Usual
A federal judge concludes the company was trying to push through a controversial merger.
Moments In Mindfulness: Mindful Breathing
Mindful breathing is simple practice that can encourage self-awareness. Learn how to utilize the technique with these easy tips.
Moments In Mindfulness: Walking
Walking is an active form of meditation that can be done anytime. Here’s how to shift your perspective to take advantage of the technique.
Moments In Mindfulness: Tea Ritual
Tea rituals can remind us of the beauty and uniqueness of the present moment. Here’s how to make your next cup of tea more mindful.
Moments In Mindfulness: Mindful Showers
Learn how to turn your everyday showers into mindfulness moments with these easy tips.
Moments In Mindfulness: Inversions
Inversions include any pose in which your head is below your heart. Here’s why taking a moment to perform them can create a sense of balance and peace.
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