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Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Loosen Curbs On Short-Term Health Plans Feature
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Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Loosen Curbs On Short-Term Health Plans

Proposal to increase insurance choices means higher costs for less healthy people. This means if you have health problems, plan on getting pregnant, or can’t generally afford preventive care, you’ll be paying more.

5 Questions to Ask Before a Medication Checkup
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5 Questions to Ask Before a Medication Checkup

If you have concerns about your medicines or those a loved one takes, it's time to schedule and prepare for a medication checkup with your primary health care provider.

5 Reasons Why Keeping Your Medical Records Could Save Your Life
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5 Reasons Why Keeping Your Medical Records Could Save Your Life

With the complexity of today's medical system, it's vital that you keep control of your own medical records. It could save your life. 


Most Americans Lie to Their Doctors
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Most Americans Lie to Their Doctors

As many as 4 out of 5 Americans withhold important information from their doctor that could prove crucial to their health.

Ageism Costs Billions in Health Care Dollars
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Ageism Costs Billions in Health Care Dollars

Prejudice directed at older people results in $63 billion in excess health costs each year in the United States.

Bring a 'Health Buddy' to Your Next Doctor Visit
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Bring a 'Health Buddy' to Your Next Doctor Visit

For many people, going to a doctor's office for even a routine examination is enough to spike anxiety. To get more out of your visits, consider taking someone with you.

Urgent Care or Emergency Room? 6 Things You Need to Know
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Urgent Care or Emergency Room? 6 Things You Need to Know

When you're sick, in pain or injured, where do you go for help? Here's some doctor's advice on how to decide if you should go to an urgent care clinic or an emergency room.

AARP Recognizes Menopause Care Gap
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AARP Recognizes Menopause Care Gap

Far too many menopausal women can't find the health care they need to get help with their menopausal symptoms. 


America Is Worried About Antibiotic Resistance
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America Is Worried About Antibiotic Resistance

A majority of Americans believe the health threat posed by antibiotic resistance is real and pressing.

Are You Accessing All Your Medical Records Online?
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Are You Accessing All Your Medical Records Online?

Surprisingly, we're still on a learning curve when it comes to the availability of electronic health records, the digital way to access what used to be paper-only files.

Many Middle-Aged Americans Worried About Health Insurance
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Many Middle-Aged Americans Worried About Health Insurance

Many middle-aged folks nearing retirement have serious concerns about their health insurance coverage.

What's Your Relationship Like With Your Health Care Provider?
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What's Your Relationship Like With Your Health Care Provider?

We would like to know how you navigate your relationship with your health care provider. Please take this brief survey.

Home Health-Care Tests: Proceed With Caution
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Home Health-Care Tests: Proceed With Caution

Home pregnancy tests are commonplace, but that doesn't mean that every type of self-test for health issues is reliable.