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#12. The Seed of a Solution to the Health Care Crisis

Thank you, President Obama, for Obamacare.  Because of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), I expect to save approximately $80,000 in health insurance premiums between 2015 and 2020. 2,121 more words

Hillary Clinton

Politics, Illness and Health Care Accessibility - an Ode to Trump and Clinton

Trump released his medical records – which show that he has chronically high cholesterol that is being treated with medication and that he is near ‘obese’. 321 more words

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

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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

Health

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