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Debunking “FloozyCare”

Image: Tanya Little (Flickr / Creative Commons) As the implementation of the Affordable Care Act continues, controversy remains around requiring contraception coverage as part of minimum preventive [...]

April 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Breastmilk: It Does a Body Good! [Anecdote]

Breastmilk: It Does a Body Good! [Originally published on the All Things Health Care Blog] October 22, 2013 by Loan Nguyen Pryor As you may know, I recently received my MSN (Masters in Nursing) and [...]

October 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

Family planning & Medicaid [Anecdotes]

Expansion of Medicaid has been one of the most controversial provisions in health reform. With the Supreme Court’s June 2012 ruling that states could opt out of the Medicaid expansion, nearly half [...]

August 21, 2013 // 0 Comments

Naturalize to Stay Alive

Social determinants possess a tremendous impact on health outcomes. A Belgian study shows the correlation between perinatal death and immigration status. It serves as clarion call to US health and [...]

June 4, 2012 // 0 Comments

HPV Vaccine: A License to Thrill?

While some debate the political wisdom of mandating HPV vaccination of young girls, the science is clear. The vaccines are safe, reduce the burden of a disease that infects 6 million women annually, [...]

January 23, 2012 // 2 Comments

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