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Republicans Revamp U.S. Health Bill, Boost Benefits to Older Americans

Republicans Revamp U.S. Health Bill, Boost Benefits to Older Americans

Republicans remain deeply divided over the healthcare overhaul.

From left: Sherry, Shelley and Christi.

More Moments More Memories Foundation Launched

The Foundation helps ease financial burdens for individuals with cancer as they travel to clinical trials.

Trump Barnstorms to Push Healthcare Plan; Signs of Conservative Support

Trump Barnstorms to Push Healthcare Plan; Signs of Conservative Support

President Trump pledged "to repeal and replace horrible, disastrous Obamacare."

Republican Healthcare Plan Would Leave 52 Million Uninsured: Report

Republican Healthcare Plan Would Leave 52 Million Uninsured: Report

The Congressional Budget Office’s report has even left some Republicans doubting the American Health Care Act.

Hospitals, Health Groups Oppose Republican Healthcare Plan

Hospitals, Health Groups Oppose Republican Healthcare Plan

“Although no one believes the current health care system is perfect, this harmful legislation would make health care less secure and less affordable.”

As Out of Pocket Costs Rise for Family Caregivers, Congress Introduces Tax Credit Remedy

Republican Healthcare Plan Devastating to Working Poor, Older Americans

Low-income and older members of the population will be adversely affected by the proposed plan, with analysts suggesting a rise in premiums for those in their fifties and sixties.

Low-Income Americans Should Sacrifice iPhones for Healthcare, Says GOP Congressman

Low-Income Americans Should Sacrifice iPhones for Healthcare, Says GOP Congressman

The comments received angry responses from Americans saying iPhone cost cannot be equated to healthcare.

U.S. Judge Blocks Transgender, Abortion-Related Obamacare Protections

Trump, Republicans Set Timeframe for Introducing Obamacare Replacement

Republicans have had a difficult time coming to an agreement on a healthcare system to replace Obamacare.

Study: Black Women Die of Cervical Cancer at 77 Percent Higher Rates Than Previously Reported

Black Women Die of Cervical Cancer at 77 Percent Higher Rate Than Previously Thought

Black women are dying at "twice the rate as white women in the United States,” says Johns Hopkins study.

VIDEO: CEO of Kaiser Permanente Says 'The Future is Up To Us'

CEO of Kaiser Permanente: The Future is Up To Us

Bernard J. Tyson shares his thoughts on the future of healthcare.

Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards: 'We aren't going anywhere'

Planned Parenthood CEO: ‘We aren’t going anywhere’

"We've been around for 100 years and we aren't going anywhere," CEO Cecile Richards said in an interview.

Kaiser's Bernard Tyson

Kaiser Permanente’s CEO: The Right to Health

"Suddenly the country is preparing to re-engage in a debate about health and health care and its role in our collective experience as Americans," Bernard J. Tyson writes.

CVS Health Poll: How Health Consumers Weigh Cost and Quality

CVS Health Poll: How Health Consumers Weigh Cost, Quality

CVS Health conducted a public opinion poll to understand how the cost-quality-access dilemma affects how consumers make decisions about health care.

Abbott to Sell Abbott Medical Optics to Johnson & Johnson for $4.325 Billion

Abbott to Sell Abbott Medical Optics to Johnson & Johnson for $4.325 Billion

Abbott continues to shape its portfolio for long-term growth.

Kaiser Permanente

At Kaiser Permanente Every Voice Counts

The first in a series of short videos, Kaiser Permanente Chairman and CEO Bernard J. Tyson shares with employees his perspectives on various topics.

Stroke Middle-aged African Americans More Likely Than Whites to Die

Middle-aged African Americans More Likely Than Whites to Die of Stroke

A recent study reveals several possible reasons as to why Blacks are significantly more likely to die of a stroke than whites.

Abbott Unveils Alinity, its Unified Family of Innovative Next-Generation Diagnostics Systems

Abbott Unveils Alinity, its Unified Family of Innovative Next-Generation Diagnostics Systems

Alinity will help institutions, clinicians and laboratorians better navigate through a pressure-packed health care environment.

Marco Rubio’s Quest to Kill Obamacare to Affect Latinos, Blacks

Rubio’s provision has caused some insurers to shut down.

Racism in the ER: Black Kids Get Shortchanged

A new study shows huge differences in how people are treated.

Trans Day of Action in NYC 2012

What Repeal of Medicaid Exclusion Means for Transgender New Yorkers

New York has updated its language on healthcare, signaling progress in transgender rights at the state level.

Michael Carvin says Obamacare was written for women and minorities

Obamacare Written by ‘Women and Minorities,’ Says Opposing Lawyer

In a Wall Street Journal profile, the attorney leading the anti-Obamacare effort makes sarcastic comments about ACA’s source.

Obamacare is finding success, even in red states.

Obamacare Even Works in Red States … If You Let It

Two of the states with the greatest success in implementing Obamacare are a pair of largely anti-Obamacare states. But one used a neat trick to make it work.

Larry Merlo, CVS Caremark

CVS Saying ‘No’ to Tobacco Celebrated at State of the Union

CVS Health President and CEO Larry J. Merlo will be seated with First Lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday’s State of the Union Address.

Mae Brooks, Dr. Deborah Ashton

Cultural and Religious Consideration to Competent Healthcare

At Novant Health, a guide and videos were developed to assist professionals in providing quality healthcare that is sensitive to each patient’s values.