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Workplace Wellness Barrage

On April 16, 2015, several federal agencies released a barrage of regulatory issuances and guidances that further clarify their position on wellness programs.  First, the EEOC released…

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Uninsured rate for Americans below 12%


Connecticut opened the first health insurance storefront in the nation

The uninsured rate among U.S. adults declined to 11.9% for the first quarter of 2015 — down one percentage point from the previous quarter and 5.2 points since the end of 2013, just before the Affordable Care Act went into effect.

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Lessons Learned from Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act – commonly referred to as Obamacare – has been in place for a few years now. Despite the ominous warnings from the ACA’s opponents, it has not caused a shutdown of the United States government, nor the complete destruction of the health care industry. 1,346 more words

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Gov. Scott Compares Obama Administration To Sopranos

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FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami/AP) – Governor Rick Scott is comparing the Obama Administration to the Sopranos, accusing the president of not caring for low-income families, even as the governor refuses to expand Medicaid to more than 800,000 low-income families. 405 more words

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Is America Really a Free Country? Pt. 2: Phone and Pen vs. Pen and Parchment

Convinced that the phone and pen could defeat pen and parchment, President Obama continued his government by decree campaign in 2014.  Frustrated by Congress’ failure to pass immigration reform to his liking, he reverted to type and issued an Executive Order that he hopes will put some five million illegal immigrants on the path to citizenship.  388 more words

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Prescriptions for Zyrtec

One of the more minor inefficiencies of our vastly inefficient health care system involves prescriptions for over-the-counter medicines.

You see, many insurance plans will pay for your Tylenol, Zyrtec or Flonase — but only if a doctor prescribes them. 364 more words

On Fox News, GOP health plans, ISIS and religious war

Further evidence that the business model of Fox News is to feed — and then feed upon — the paranoia of its gullible audience:

“Islamic State fighters are operating training bases near the U.S.

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