Health Cents Archive: June, 2013

Transplant patients need your help

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No matter how the organs are distributed, organ donation in the United States is a win-lose equation. When one person on a waiting list receives... Read more

Is Obamacare on the ropes? Not at all

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Is Obamacare on the ropes? The Government Accountability Office recently reported that it is falling behind schedule. Insurance exchanges,... Read more

The Supreme Court strikes down gene patents – Or does it?

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Should a private company be allowed to own the information in your genes? The Supreme Court today said no when it ruled unanimously that genes... Read more

Discharge and deport: The fate of many undocumented immigrants in hospitals

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While Congress debates immigration and health reform, one aspect of care for undocumented immigrants is not likely to change. That is the often... Read more