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Map: Pharmacies are Detroit's Closest Retail Amenity

In the March 2017 report, “Going the Distance: Big Data on Resident Access to Everyday Goods” the J.P. Morgan Chase Institute identified pharmacies as leading accessibility point for Detroit residents. 104 more words


United Healthcare denies gay man medication due to ‘high risk homosexual behavior’ / LGBTQ Nation

Mark S. King · Thursday, August 3, 2017 Jeff Chiu, AP Discrimination against LGBT people is often once-removed, shielded under double-speak and fraudulent intentions. So, it’s refreshing, really, when a company comes right out and says in black and white that gay men aren’t worthy of the same protections as everyone else. 15 more words


Whistleblowers: United Healthcare Hid Complaints About Medicare Advantage

By Fred Schulte >>  fschulte@kff.org, @fredschulte

United Healthcare Services Inc., which runs the nation’s largest private Medicare Advantage insurance plan, concealed hundreds of complaints of enrollment fraud and other misconduct from federal officials as part of a scheme to collect bonus payments it didn’t deserve, a newly unsealed whistleblower lawsuit alleges. 777 more words

Neurodiversity News & Notes

So pissed!

I so hate my health insurance! I just don’t understand them! Why would they approve me to get a port put in, then deny me continued IVIG infusions? 241 more words


Health insurance coverage

       Word is spreading pretty quickly that acupuncture is used for more than just stress or back pain.  Many people hesitate to take prescription drugs, antibiotics, or have unnecessary procedures done. 332 more words


An Open Letter to Hillary Clinton About the Realities of Raising a Child With Autism

First, as a lifelong, second generation feminist, I am so excited about your campaign and I look forward to voting for you as soon as early voting starts in my state on October 24! 1,234 more words