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KIRO Seattle

Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump era
ABC News
The website is photographed in Washington on Dec. 15, 2017. A burst of sign-ups is punctuating the end of a tumultuous year for former President Barack Obama's health care law. Strong consumer interest around Friday's enrollment deadline ...
Health law sign-up deadline extended for some peopleKIRO Seattle

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EPA cuts could risk a public health emergency
The White House, House and Senate budget cuts all would require EPA to continue to lay off public health experts, environmental engineers, scientists, and other vital staff members. They would also slash the agency's science and technology work, which ...

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U.S. News & World Report

Trump Administration Bans Selected Words at Health Agencies: Paper
U.S. News & World Report
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he talks to the media on South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S., before his departure to Camp David, December 16, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Reuters. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration has ...
Health Experts Alarmed Over CDC Allegedly Banning 7 Words Including 'Fetus,' 'Transgender'CBS Los Angeles
'Transgender,' 'Science-based' Now Reportedly Among Taboo Words at US Health AgencyVoice of America
Uproar Over Purported Ban at CDC of Words Like 'Fetus'New York Times
CNN -Minneapolis Star Tribune -Washington Post
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Children's health should be more important than tax cuts
This is not just a political issue -- this is immoral. And what makes it more despicable is that media reports document that Congressional Republicans have been pushed by their big money donors to make sure these massive tax cuts goes through or they ...
Congress should fix flood insurance, children's health insurance before ChristmasBradenton Herald

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Jackson Clarion Ledger

Mental health progress: Mississippi's slow-moving transition to the community
Jackson Clarion Ledger
Community mental health center officials told the Clarion Ledger that other states have made this transition by diverting 70 to 80 percent of funding to community-based services and 20 to 30 percent remaining for institutional care. With the department ...

Press Herald

Health regulations for miners being re-evaluated
Press Herald
Others address diesel exhaust, which can have health impacts ranging from headaches and nausea to respiratory disease and cancer. “Because of the carcinogenic health risk to miners from exposure to diesel exhaust, MSHA is requesting information on ...

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Black Farmers Are Sowing The Seeds Of Health And Empowerment ...
More than nine of 10 farm owners in the U.S. are white. A movement to change that is selling farming to people of color as a healthy lifestyle — and a way to fight discrimination.

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CBS News

Facebook Admits Social Media Can Harm Your Mental Health
Two of Facebook's in-house social scientists acknowledged in a blog post yesterday that passive consumption of content on the social network can harm users' mood and mental health. But, they say, actively interacting on Facebook – especially directly ...
Why is Facebook admitting that social networks can be bad for our health?Recode
Facebook: We know we're bad for your mental health, here's how to fix itCBS News
Facebook Affects Your Mental Health Differently Depending On How You Use It, According To The Social NetworkBustle
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Commentary: Bringing light to the heat of the health care cost debate
Salt Lake Tribune
FILE - This Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, shows the 2017 website home page on a laptop in Washington. Health insurance costs will be on the rise again in 2017, just like they have been for several years now. Experts say we should get used ...

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