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Obamacare Just Raised Your Health Care Premium By $63
Health & Wellness  (tags: Barack Obama, Obama, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, Rising Health Care Costs, Passing it to See What is In It, New Taxes, Rising Premiums )

- 1955 days ago -
Also - the impending arrival of the unearned income Medicare contribution tax, which will further raise tax rates on income.
Democrats Admit Obamacare Is a Job-Killer
Health & Wellness  (tags: Obamacare, Unintended Consequences, Passing it to see what is in it, Burdens on Employment, Barack Obama, Losing Jobs, Obama, Job-Killing Tax, Costs of Government Intervention, Democratic Hypocrisy, democrats )

- 1955 days ago -
Byron York reports that 16 Democratic Senators-all of whom voted for Obamacare!-have written a letter to Harry Reid, asking that one of Obamacare's funding mechanisms, a 2.3% tax on medical devices, be delayed or repealed.
Crony Capitalism At The Heart Of Obamacare
Health & Wellness  (tags: Obamacare, Corruption, Barack Obama, Chicago-Style Politics, Obama, Insider Deals, Lack of Transparency, President Obama, Crony Capitalism )

- 1955 days ago -
Jeffrey Anderson at the Weekly Standard reports on an Obamacare related scandal at Kathleen Seblius' Department of HHS.
Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet | National Institute on Aging
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, health, humans, research, risks, science )

- 1953 days ago -
Alzheimer's disease is an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks. In most people with Alzheimer's, symptoms first appear after age 60.
4-Pound Hairball Removed From Girl's Stomach | National News - WMUR Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 2014 days ago -
Doctors in India removed a four-pound hairball from the stomach of a 19-year-old girl.. The girl went to Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital in Indore, India, last month, complaining that she hadn't been able to eat or drink for a few days, the New York
2 New Fungal Meningitis Cases Announced in New Hampshire | Health - WMUR Home
Health & Wellness  (tags: )

- 2011 days ago -
Two additional people in New Hampshire have been diagnosed with fungal meningitis, health officials announced Tuesday. The new cases, which bring the state's total to six overall, are "under care and not hospitalized," according to state health
Annals of Government Medicine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tyranny of Socialized Medicine, Loss of Respect for Life, Life as an Inconvenience to Government B, Death Pathways, Condemning Patients to Die, Government Medicine )

- 1967 days ago -
Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial "death pathways." One doctor has admitted starving and dehydrating ten babies to death in the neonatal unit of one hospital alone.
Man in Vegetative Coma 'Tells' Researchers Through Brain Scans He's Not in Pain   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: treatment, research, medicine, healthcare, health )

- 1981 days ago -
Whether a patient is in pain is an important question for physicians. But for patients in a coma, it's a question that is not likely to be answered.
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