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For Elder Health, Trips To The ER Are Often A Tipping Point

For Elder Health, Trips To The ER Are Often A Tipping Point

Twice a day, the 86-year-old man went for long walks and visited with neighbors along the way. Then, one afternoon he fell while...
Giving Medicaid Enrollees Something To Smile About

Giving Medicaid Enrollees Something To Smile About

Emily Bazar, Kaiser Health News Ask Emily Senior Correspondent Emily Bazar’s answers consumers’ questions about California’s changing medical landscape. Send questions for Emily to AskEmily@kff.org More Columns Susan Inglett’s...
Listen: How A ‘Hippie Clinic’ In San Francisco Inspired A Medical Philosophy

Listen: How A ‘Hippie Clinic’ In San Francisco Inspired A Medical Philosophy

By Carrie Feibel, KQED January 10, 2018 Carrie Feibel, KQED Fifty-one years ago in San Francisco, a small community clinic opened its doors. Its mission: to...
A Poor Neighborhood In Chicago Looks To Cuba To Fight Infant Mortality

A Poor Neighborhood In Chicago Looks To Cuba To Fight Infant Mortality

This story also ran on The World. This story can be republished for free (details). Over the past few months, medical professionals on Chicago’s South...
HHS Nominee Vows To Tackle High Drug Costs, Despite His Ties To Industry

HHS Nominee Vows To Tackle High Drug Costs, Despite His Ties To Industry

Emmarie Huetteman Use Our Content This Kaiser Health News story can be republished for free (details). More Stories To Republish Senate Democrats on Tuesday pressed President...
Her Sister’s Keeper: Caring For A Sibling With Mental Illness

Her Sister’s Keeper: Caring For A Sibling With Mental Illness

When sisters Jean and Ruby were growing up in Harlem, they invented a game of make-believe called “Eartha.” The little girls would put...
VA Clears The Air On Talking To Patients About Marijuana Use

VA Clears The Air On Talking To Patients About Marijuana Use

KHN contributing columnist Michelle Andrews writes the series Insuring Your Health, which explores health care coverage and costs. To contact Michelle with a question or...
Despite Prod By ACA, Tax-Exempt Hospitals Slow To Expand Community Benefits

Despite Prod By ACA, Tax-Exempt Hospitals Slow To Expand Community Benefits

The federal health law’s efforts to get nonprofit hospitals to provide more community-wide benefits in exchange for their lucrative tax status has gotten...
Drug Overdose Deaths Soar Nationally But Plateau In Some Western States

Drug Overdose Deaths Soar Nationally But Plateau In Some Western States

Pauline Bartolone, Kaiser Health News Use Our Content This Kaiser Health News story can be republished for free (details). More Stories To Republish The opioid crisis...
An Opioid Remedy That Works: Treat Pain And Addiction At The Same Time

An Opioid Remedy That Works: Treat Pain And Addiction At The Same Time

Seven years ago, Robert Kerley, who makes his living as a truck driver, was loading drywall when a gust of wind knocked him...
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