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Aetna decision exposes weaknesses in Obama’s health-care law

From the Washington Post, by Carolyn Y. Johnson and Juliet Eilperin

Aetna, the nation’s third largest health insurer, announced that it will pull back from Obamacare exchanges citing losses of more than $430 million since January 2014. 365 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

AK's (un) Affordable Care Act

The sometimes not-so Affordable Care Act is focusing national attention on Alaska, the once oil-rich state facing no end of problems due to the global slump in oil prices. 561 more words

New Evidence Shows Affordable Care Act Working In Texas

The percentage of Texans without health insurance has dropped by 30 percent since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) went into effect, cutting the state’s uninsured rate below 1999 levels. 699 more words


More Than 90% of Americans Are Insured for the First Time in U.S. History

More people in the U.S. are covered by health insurance than ever before.

According to newly released federal statistics, about 91% of Americans have health insurance. 199 more words


Advice-giving, Aging Parents & Adult Children

Advice-giving can trip up the elder parent – adult child relationship and even cause painful divisions between parent and child.

My mother will ask me a question and the answer is fairly straightforward, but then I’ll keep on answering, advising, really. 534 more words

Aging Parents

Yes, PHM Can Get You Paid

Skip Leavitt, PA, MBA, FACMPE

The case for effective population health management couldn’t be clearer. But still there is great reticence on the side of providers and health systems, many of whom believe that adding PHM activities will threaten fee-for-service revenue. 423 more words


Address Declining Fertility with the Conception Kit® at-home system

There are many ways women can address infertility challenges that may occur as they age including the use of the Conception Kit® at-home system.

In our culture, many women are waiting to have children until they are older. 587 more words

Conception Kit