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Watch: What You Should Know About The New Rule On Short-Term Health Plans Feature
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Watch: What You Should Know About The New Rule On Short-Term Health Plans

Video discussion about the problems with short term health plans – also known as "skinny plans," which may have lower monthly premiums, but will not provide the benefits or protections required by the ACA.

Ads For Short-Term Plans Lacking ACA Protections Swamped Consumers' Online Searches
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Ads For Short-Term Plans Lacking ACA Protections Swamped Consumers' Online Searches

Online searches for health insurance very often bring up ads for short-term plans that don't have to meet ACA minimum requirements, exclude pre-existing conditions; don't cover maternity care, preventive care and may have deductibles of $10,000 or more.

Some Unfinished Business for This Congress: Pass the Donut Hole Fix in the Medicare Part D Program
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Some Unfinished Business for This Congress: Pass the Donut Hole Fix in the Medicare Part D Program

Congress’s must fix the impending "out-of-pocket cliff" for the Medicare Part D prescription drug program that could severely harm 44 million Americans.

Now Is the Time to Sign Up for Health Insurance and We Can Help
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Now Is the Time to Sign Up for Health Insurance and We Can Help

Let's make this year’s open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) a little easier. Check it out.

Hidden Drugs And Danger Lurk In Over-The-Counter Supplements, Study Finds
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Hidden Drugs And Danger Lurk In Over-The-Counter Supplements, Study Finds

Over the counter drugs and supplements may contain dangerous toxins or unapproved drug ingredients, so people who take them may be risking serious health problems.

Podcast: KHN's 'What The Health?' What Just Happened To The ACA And What Happens Now?
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Podcast: KHN's 'What The Health?' What Just Happened To The ACA And What Happens Now?

A federal district court ruled that the ACA is unconstitutional raises doubts (again) about the law, even as more people benefit and premiums for ACA plans have stabilized. Listen to the podcast.

Buyers Of Short-Term Health Plans: Wise Or Shortsighted?
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Buyers Of Short-Term Health Plans: Wise Or Shortsighted?

Short-term health insurance plans may offer people lower monthly premiums, but do not cover as many benefits, and can exclude pre-existing conditions, as well as limit the amount of coverage or not have a cap on the annual amount the person has to pay.

What You Need to Know for Open Enrollment Health Insurance Season
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What You Need to Know for Open Enrollment Health Insurance Season

Open enrollment period is the only time you can make changes to your existing health insurance coverage. Here's what you should now to make the right choices.

Obamacare Premiums Dip For First Time. Some Call It A Correction.
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Obamacare Premiums Dip For First Time. Some Call It A Correction.

After dramatic increases in recent years, premiums for ACA insurance for individuals is going to decrease in many states next year for a variety of reasons.

Judge Strikes Down ACA Putting Law In Legal Peril — Again
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Judge Strikes Down ACA Putting Law In Legal Peril — Again

A federal district court ruled that the ACA is unconstitutional raises doubts (again) about the law, even as more people benefit and premiums for ACA plans have stabilized.

In Search Of Insurance Savings, Consumers Can Get Unwittingly Wedged Into Narrow-Network Plans
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In Search Of Insurance Savings, Consumers Can Get Unwittingly Wedged Into Narrow-Network Plans

In searching to save money on monthly insurance premiums, people may unwittingly sign up for plans that limit choice of hospitals, doctors and other sources for health care.

States Act To Safeguard Young Cancer Patients' Chances To Have Children
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States Act To Safeguard Young Cancer Patients' Chances To Have Children

Some states are requiring insurance to pay for preserving eggs and sperm for young patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy so they have opportunities to have children later.

Fact Check: Who's Right On Protections For Preexisting Conditions? It's Complicated
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Fact Check: Who's Right On Protections For Preexisting Conditions? It's Complicated

Proposals to remove the ACA’s protections against discrimination in health insurance based upon preexisting conditions are both controversial and unclear, but they are being discussed in Congress and in political campaigns.

Now Is the Time to Sign Up for Health Insurance and We Can Help
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Now Is the Time to Sign Up for Health Insurance and We Can Help

Let's make this year’s open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) a little easier. Check it out.

Say 'No' to NIH Funding Cuts
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Say 'No' to NIH Funding Cuts

Preserve research on sex differences.