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Ask the Doc: Hepatitis C and Heart Health

Ask the Doc: Hepatitis C and Heart Health

By Dr. Peter Meacher | Mar 22
In this edition of Ask the Doc, Dr. Peter Meacher takes a look at some of the increased risks of contracting Hepatitis C, especially among people living with HIV.

Trump Urges Support for Health Care Plan So He Can Move On

Trump Urges Support for Health Care Plan So He Can Move On

By Julie Bykowicz and Ken Thomas | Mar 21
President Donald Trump is trying to give the teetering Republican plan to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's health care law a new sense of urgency by saying he'd like to get it over with and move on to his preferred agenda items.

A Muppet with Autism to be Welcomed on 'Sesame Street'

A Muppet with Autism to be Welcomed on 'Sesame Street'

By Frazier Moore | Mar 20
Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted.

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Does Diet Impact Mental Health?

Mar 19
Government figures show more than 16 million American adults report having a major episode of depression in the past year. Women are affected more often than men.

60% of Men Receive False Positive PSA Test Results; NuView Life Sciences Developing Less Invasive Solutions

60% of Men Receive False Positive PSA Test Results; NuView Life Sciences Developing Less Invasive Solutions

Mar 17
The accuracy of the PSA diagnostic test for prostate cancer has come under increasing scrutiny. NuView Life Sciences is developing technology that will make identifying prostate cancer easier, faster, and less expensive than traditional methods.

Fenway Policy Brief Outlines Ways Trumpcare Would Harms LGBTs, PLWHAs and Black/Latinx Americans

Fenway Policy Brief Outlines Ways Trumpcare Would Harms LGBTs, PLWHAs and Black/Latinx Americans

Mar 17
Today, The Fenway Institute of Fenway Health released a policy brief outlining how the American Health Care Act, the Trump Administration's proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act, could impact LGBTs, people living with HIV, and Black/Latinx.

House LGBT Caucus Announces Opposition to AHCA

House LGBT Caucus Announces Opposition to AHCA

Mar 17
The Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus announced opposition to the proposed replacement to the Affordable Care Act, saying it would cut off health care access to tens of millions of Americans, including millions of LGBT people.

Bisexual Resource Center Designates March As Bisexual Health Awareness Month

Bisexual Resource Center Designates March As Bisexual Health Awareness Month

Mar 16
The Bisexual Resource Center (BRC) will celebrate Bisexual Health Awareness Month (BHAM) for the fourth consecutive year with the launch of a social media campaign.

House GOP Health Bill Facing Fresh House Committee Test

House GOP Health Bill Facing Fresh House Committee Test

Mar 16
The White House and Republican leaders are talking to rank-and-file lawmakers about revising the GOP health care overhaul, hoping to keep a rebellion by conservatives and moderates from snowballing and imperiling the party's showpiece legislation.

Covered California Compares ACA and Trumpcare

Covered California Compares ACA and Trumpcare

Mar 15
Covered California released a new comprehensive analysis on Tuesday detailing the financial assistance available through the Affordable Care Act as well as a preliminary analysis of how changes proposed in federal law would affect enrollees.

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