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Autistic Child Turned Away From Clinic Because It Was Over State LinesThe invisible line that separates states kept a young, autistic child from receiving the care he needed after falling down a flight of stairs.
IMS: US Prescription Drug Spending Soared 13 Percent In 2014U.S. spending on prescription drugs soared last year, driven up primarily by costly breakthrough medicines, manufacturer price hikes and a surge from millions of people newly insured due to the Affordable Care Act.
Study: Circumcision Rates Declining Among US MalesFewer male infants in the U.S. are being circumcised, and new research finds that nearly half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical ailment related to their foreskin.
Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.
Ga. Republicans Moving Against Obama Health Plan Republicans were poised Tuesday to make it even tougher for Georgia to expand a government health insurance program for the poor, undercutting a big part of an overhaul backed by Democratic President Barack Obama.
Ga. Woman Sentenced To 10 Years In Medicaid Fraud A metro Atlanta woman convicted of fraudulently billing the Georgia Medicaid system has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Republicans Consider Mini-Bailouts For Hospitals Without Obamacare FundsRepublican governors scored easy political points by rejecting President Barack Obama's plan to enroll more poor people in government health insurance.
Real Talk w/ Rashad Richey: Moral Monday Protesters Released From the Slammer
Georgia Moral Mondays Begin Next Week
Ga. Dentist Pleads Guilty To Medicaid FraudFederal prosecutors say a metro Atlanta dentist has pleaded guilty to orchestrating a multimillion dollar Medicaid fraud scheme.
Hearing Focuses On Health Care In Rural Georgia Emma Collins, a licensed massage therapist from Ellijay, was hopeful about the new federal health care law after struggling in recent years to find insurance coverage because her artificial heart valve is considered a pre-existing condition.
Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix ObamacareSome immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

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