START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Health & Wellness

PA Man Confronts Governor For Refusing To Expand Medicaid: 'How Many People Have To Die?'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Governor Tom Corbett, ACA, Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, health insurance, healthcare )

Roseann
- 552 days ago - alternet.org
Outside a $1,000 a plate luncheon, Governor Corbett faced a man whose fiancee died at 41 because she had no health insurance
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Wants A Favor--From Obama
Health & Wellness  (tags: government, Medicaid, Obamacare, ethics, humans, health, risks, safety, family, study, society )

CarrieEye
- 927 days ago - motherjones.com
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) was in Washington, DC on Monday to make a deal. Florida, along with a handful of other Republican-run states, is still trying to wage war against Obamacare by refusing to take the generous expansion of Medicaid provided for ...
Romney-Ryan's Real Poverty Plan: Soak the Poor
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, Medicaid, poverty, healthcare, government, risks, safety, women, warning, children, babies, disease, illness, medicine, protection, society, treatment, nutrition, republicans, lies, usa, elections, ethics, dishonesty, candidates )

JL
- 1006 days ago - motherjones.com
Sometimes it's better to lay out the facts simply and starkly, because Romney's priorities really are pretty stark: He wants to cut taxes on the rich and cut spending on the poor. That's Romney's real poverty plan.
Medicaid Official: States Should Accept 'Unusually Generous Federal Resources' To Insure Poorest Residents
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, medicaid, children, women, prevention, disease, health, government, medicine, safety, warning, treatment, illness, ethics )

CarrieEye
- 1031 days ago - thinkprogress.org
In the first official guidance about the health care reform law since the Supreme Court ruling that upheld its constitutionality, the Obama Administration is warning states that they will risk losing federal funding if they do not move to...
The Uninsured Would Increase By Tens of Millions Under Paul Ryans Plan
Health & Wellness  (tags: Wendell Potter, Center for Public Integrity, Medicare, Medicaid, Paul Ryan plan, uninsured )

Dandelion
- 1080 days ago - current.com
Wendell Potter, senior analyst for the Center for Public Integrity and former head of public relations at CIGNA, analyze Paul Ryan's plan to restructure Medicare and to put states in charge of Medicaid. Would be taking us back to pre-Medicare days.
Say "Happy Birthday" to Medicare and Medicaid ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicaid, anniversary, research, information, medicine, disease, medicare, drugs, Congress, US, republicans )

Nancy
- 1091 days ago - fusa.convio.net
Next week, seniors, children, and people with disabilities across America will be joining together to celebrate the 47th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid. Unfortunately, Republican leaders aren't joining in on the celebration. Instead, they've...
***PLEASE SIGN*** Thank Jay Rockefeller for Defending Medicaid
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, death, disease, healthcare, Medicaid, medicine )

Kit
- 1511 days ago - act.credoaction.com
On Thursday, Democratic Senator Jay Rockefeller, a leading defender of Medicaid, announced that thirty-six other senators joined him in sending a letter to President Obama vowing to oppose the Republican attacks on Medicaid.1
McCain's Medicaid Cuts: $738 Billion Over 10 Years»
Health & Wellness  (tags: John McCain, health care, healthcare, Medicaid, Medicare, cuts to Medicre, cuts to Medicaid, Republicans, Neocons, PNAC, Campaign 2008 )

Blue
- 2460 days ago - wonkroom.thinkprogress.org
McCain recently proposed cutting $1.3 trillion from Medicare and Medicaid to plug the $1.3 trillion funding gap in his budget-neutral health care plan. Republicans cut benefits to OLD PEOPLE and CHILDREN first ... remember that!
When Is Enough Enough?
Health & Wellness  (tags: biological maintenance, dying, medical treatment, hospitals, doctors, Medicare, Medicaid, nursing homes, prolonging life )

RC
- 2488 days ago - nytimes.com
I think many of us share a similar fear: dying alone, incapacitated, perhaps unable to speak, to remember, to do the simplest thing for ourselves. Read this piece & share your thoughts on prolonging life when real life itself has already departed.
Why America Needs Universal Health Care
Health & Wellness  (tags: US health care, Medicaid, bureacracy, health insurance )

RC
- 2721 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Incisive report on how people slip through the medical-care cracks in this country - the forgotten, almost-middle class ill: too "well-off" for Medicaid, not "sick enough" for other aid.
Hidden Rations: Why Poor Kids Can't Go to the Dentist
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, disease, dentalcare, denstists, medicaid, poor, death, doctors, healthcare, infection, medicine, prevention, treatment )

Jadonia
- 2978 days ago - slate.com
Earlier this year, Deamonte Driver, a 12-year-old boy living in Maryland, died after he got a tooth infection that led to a brain infection. Deamonte had never had routine dental care.* The problem wasn't that he was among America's 47 million uninsured.
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with Medicaid

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. AniMae C. 15 popular stories

2. Natasha Salgado on holidays 14 popular stories

3. Candy L. 13 popular stories

4. Carole K. 13 popular stories

5. Laura H. 13 popular stories

6. Frans Badenhorst 12 popular stories

7. Ronald Yeoh 12 popular stories

8. JL A. 12 popular stories

9. Candy B. 11 popular stories

10. Jason B. 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!