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Health & Wellness  (tags: family, healthcare, insurance, protection, ethics )

NitaAwayn
- 254 days ago - theautismsite.greatergood.com
Families in the United States are struggling more than ever in the face of autism insurance discrimination as well as a lack of resources, assistance, and support. It's no secret that families dealing with autism are exceedingly underrepresented.
Stand Up To The Insurance Industry On Autism Issues! Many Insurance Carriers Don't Provide Insurance for Autism Care and Treatm
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, health, costs, insurance, treatment )

NitaAwayn
- 254 days ago - theautismsite.greatergood.com
Autism treatment, therapy, and support can cost a family tens of thousands of dollars per year. Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disability, and yet, many insurance carriers don't cover the costs of autism-related therapy at all
Tell President Obama - Remove Abortion Funding Restrictions
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, abortion, insurance, petitions )

Freya
- 263 days ago - signforgood.com
For far too long, anti-choice politicians have interfered in reproductive health decisions by banning insurance coverage for abortion care. These bans push safe and affordable abortion care out of reach for those struggling to make ends meet.
Tell President Obama - Remove Abortion Funding Restrictions
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, reproductive rights, abortion, insurance, funding, petitions )

Freya
- 290 days ago - signforgood.com
For far too long, anti-choice politicians have interfered in reproductive health decisions by banning insurance coverage for abortion care. These bans push safe and affordable abortion care out of reach for those struggling to make ends meet.
End Surprise Medical Bills!
Health & Wellness  (tags: insurance, costs, fees, petitions )

Freya
- 360 days ago - consumersunion.org
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 )

Freya
- 508 days ago - secure2.convio.net
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 )

Kathryn
- 509 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
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 )

Freya
- 684 days ago - alternet.org
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 )

Freya
- 975 days ago - action.nwlc.org
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
- 989 days ago - change.org
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 )

Nancy
- 1202 days ago - money.cnn.com
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 )

Arwen
- 1250 days ago - forcechange.com
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 )

Kit
- 1387 days ago - rhrealitycheck.org
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 )

Nancy
- 1480 days ago - change.org
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 )

Ryan
- 1603 days ago - mostmedicare.com
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."
 

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