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Couples Experience Sadness, Anger During Pandemic

20 February 2021

There have been no shortage of conflicts arising from the era of COVID-19, and that includes the challenges at home between married couples. 

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Medicaid: Biden Has a Chance To Cut Deals With Red State Holdouts 

19 February 2021

President Joe Biden has an unexpected opening to cut deals with red states to expand Medicaid, raising the prospect that the new administration could extend health protections to millions of uninsured Americans.

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Mass. Gov. Made No Buddies With Vaccine Buddy Plan

18 February 2021

Getting people to wear masks during the COVID pandemic has been hard enough. But getting people to accept a vaccine to protect them has been equally hard.

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Family Caregivers, Routinely Left Off Vaccine Lists

17 February 2021

Robin Davidson entered the lobby of Houston Methodist Hospital, where her 89-year-old father, Joe, was being treated for a flare-up of congestive heart failure.

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State Lawmakers Propose Tough New Bills to Curb Drug Costs

16 February 2021

Fed up with a lack of federal action to lower prescription drug costs, state legislators around the country are pushing bills to penalize drugmakers for unjustified price hikes and to cap payment at much-lower Canadian levels.

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Sleep Of Five Hours Or Less May Increase Risk Of Dementia, Death

15 February 2021

Sleep and health are inextricably connected. New research explores the connection between sleep disturbances and deficiencies among older adults and risk of dementia and death.

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