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California first to cover health care for all immigrants

Fitness & Health: SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California will become the first state to guarantee free health care for all low-income…

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New Medicaid expansion pitch surfaces in N. Carolina House

Fitness & Health: RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina House Republicans pitched a plan Thursday that could authorize expanding Medicaid to…

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Congress examines fraud in pandemic aid for small businesses

Fitness & Health: A congressional panel Tuesday will examine payouts under a federal coronavirus pandemic aid program intended to help…

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New York state to protect abortion providers under new laws

Fitness & Health: ALBANY, N.Y. — New York has expanded legal protections for people seeking and providing abortions in the…

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Amid abortion debate, clinic asks: Who’s caring for moms?

Fitness & Health: JACKSON, Miss. — Miracle Allen used her last tank of gas to drive an hour and 15…

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Transgender youth treatment under fire in Florida again

Fitness & Health: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida health officials have asked the state medical board to draft new policies that…

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Medicare recipients to see premium cut — but not until 2023

Fitness & Health: WASHINGTON — Medicare recipients will get a premium reduction — but not until next year — reflecting…

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NC Medicaid expansion gets serious attention from Senate GOP

Fitness & Health: North Carolina Senate Republicans are strongly considering legislation that would expand Medicaid coverage to hundreds of thousands…

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Senate OKs overhaul of baby formula rules in aid program

Fitness & Health: The Senate has approved a bill aimed at easing the baby formula shortage for families participating in…

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Abortion adds to Biden’s all-but-impossible to-do list

Fitness & Health: WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s list of impossible tasks keeps getting longer. Despite lofty promises he’s made,…

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