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Public Health: How to Discourage Health Insurance Lapses? G.O.P. Tries New Approach
New York Times - Health : June 26, 2017, 12:18 pm
A new version of the Republican health care bill would impose a longer waiting period for those who let insurance lapse.
Senate Republicans Revise Health Bill to Penalize Uninsured
New York Times - Health : June 26, 2017, 12:00 pm
Scrambling to complete their bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Republicans decided to impose a six-month waiting period on people who let their insurance lapse.
The Solution for Skin Ailments Could Be Right Under Your Nose
New York Times - Health : June 26, 2017, 11:02 am
While bacteria has long been associated with disorders like acne and eczema, scientists are now fighting back with friendly members of the skin’s microbiome.
Take a Number: Nearly Half of Teens Have Had Sex by Age 19, Survey Finds
New York Times - Health : June 26, 2017, 10:31 am
Sexual activity declined among adolescents in the 1990s, and rates have remained low. Still, teenagers in the United States are more likely to become pregnant than those in other western countries.
Global Health: U.S. Malaria Donations Saved Almost 2 Million African Children
New York Times - Health : June 26, 2017, 10:30 am
The President’s Malaria Initiative, started in 2005, has saved 1.7 million children in Africa for only $500 million a year, a new study finds.