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Tell Congress: Stop Trying to Take Away Health Insurance From Millions of Americans!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, insurance, Human Rights, Prevention of disease, health services, safety, ethics, affordable health care act, proper health treatment )

- 45 days ago -
After more than 50 attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, some members of Congress are again trying to force a repeal through that has no chance of becoming law.
End Surprise Medical Bills!
Health & Wellness  (tags: insurance, costs, fees, petitions )

- 58 days ago -
My health insurance should cover me when I need it. Close loopholes that can leave me with huge surprise medical bills!
Petition - Don't Let Insurance Companies Continue to Go Rogue
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, health coverage, insurance, petitions )

- 206 days ago -
For decades, insurance companies were able to create their own rules. They denied people health coverage because of pre-existing conditions, even shamefully denying women coverage because of health needs related to rape and domestic violence.
UltraViolet | WTF, Insurance Companies? PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Affordable Care Act, Insurance Companies, Violations, Women's health, birth control, insurance )

- 207 days ago -
According to a new report by our allies at the National Women's Law Center (NWLC) analyzing over 100 insurance plans in 15 states, from California to Florida, many refuse to provide free or low-cost birth control coverage in defiance of the ACA
After Being Taken To Wrong Hospital While Unconscious, Woman Faces Bankruptcy From Medical Bills
Health & Wellness  (tags: hospitals, insurance, health care, medical bills, bankruptcy )

- 382 days ago -
If she'd been taken to another hospital three blocks away, her insurance would have covered the costs.
Petition - It's Time to End Sex Discrimination in Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Obamacare, insurance, petitions )

- 673 days ago -
Thanks to the health care law, also known as Obamacare, sex discrimination in health care is prohibited. But apparently some companies didn't get the memo.
Aetna Health Insurance Company: Aetna STOP Denying Needed Surgeries and Calling Them "Experimental"!
Health & Wellness  (tags: health care, insurance, patient's rights, surgery, experimental )

Ruth Ann
- 687 days ago -
A man was put out of work due to a herniated disk in his back. L5 S1. He was sheduled for surgery July 23rd. At his last appointment before surgery he was informed that AETNA refused to pay for his surgery. They said it was "experimental"
Cash-Only Doctors Abandon the Insurance System
Health & Wellness  (tags: Insurance, opt-out, physicians, concierge medicine, health, healthcare )

- 900 days ago -
Fed up with declining payments and rising red tape, a small but growing number of doctors is opting out of the insurance system completely. They're expecting patients to pony up with cash.
Oppose Potential Restricted Access to Mammograms - ForceChange
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer screening, cancer, health, prevention, insurance, women )

- 948 days ago -
Stop health insurance companies from potentially using new age guidelines as a means to restrict access to mammograms.
The Sliding Scale of Sin: Tyndale Publishers and Contraception Without a Co-Pay
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, ACA, birth control, health care, insurance, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research )

- 1085 days ago -
Notwithstanding the distinction between self-insurance and regular commercial insurance, the claims challenging the birth control benefit are specious--both constitutionally and as a matter of church doctrine.
CIGNA: Don't Deny My 13-Y-O Brother the Drug He Needs to Grow ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cigna, insurance, Increlex, treatment, doctors, children, healthcare, ethics, medicine, health )

- 1178 days ago -
The insurance giant says that they will not cover the Increlex because Seth has grown too tall -- exactly the point of the medication! Essentially, Seth has to get sicker and risk the underdevelopment of his body and internal organs until Cigna agrees to~
What's Wrong With Medicare?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Insurance )

- 1301 days ago -
Americans are spending more on Medicare than is coming in. Rand Paul states, "It's your grandparents' fault for having too many kids and then your fault for not having enough kids. It's a demographic problem."
13 Stupid Stunts That Will Definitely Increase Your Insurance Rate
Health & Wellness  (tags: cars, insurance, health )

- 1491 days ago -
America embraces many pastimes. For example: baseball, football, baking apple pies, shooting fireworks. Thanks to the internet age, however, we have new beloved pastimes: playing Farmville, Facebook-stalking our friends, pasting misspelled messages about
10 Things Health Insurance Doesn't Cover That It Should
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health Insurance, Health, money, insurance )

- 1782 days ago -
Here are the 10 Things Health Insurance Doesn't Cover that it should.

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