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  • Court's Obamacare decision keeps subsidies flowing to 232,000 in Illinois

     Court's Obamacare decision keeps subsidies flowing to 232,000 in Illinois
    The U.S. Supreme Court's new Obamacare ruling means Kathleen Duffy of Chicago can keep paying $108 per month for the health insurance that covers the treatment she's receiving for cancer in her bones and liver. Duffy, whose monthly cost would have...
  • Supreme Court upholds Obamacare subsidies

    Supreme Court upholds Obamacare subsidies
    The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a key element of the Affordable Care Act Thursday, ruling that people in states that never established state-based exchanges still qualify for subsidized health care under the law. The decision protects subsidies for...
  • Glenview trainer warms up and inspires 2,000 Avon 39 walkers

    Glenview trainer warms up and inspires 2,000 Avon 39 walkers
    When Cheri Stefanelli Bouska was filling out an application to volunteer at Avon 39 The Walk To End Breast Cancer, the Glenview personal trainer had no idea that organizers would put her in a role she said means everything to her. On the mornings of...
  • Coverage worries persist amid relief over health care ruling

    Throughout the country, relief was the dominant emotion among consumers who get help from the government to lower their health insurance costs following Thursday's Supreme Court ruling upholding the subsidies underpinning President Barack Obama's health...
  • Quickly: 'Now everyone in love can get married'

    Quickly: 'Now everyone in love can get married'
    What's Quickly? It's where readers sound off on the issues of the day. Have a quote, question or quip? Call Quickly at 312-222-2426 or email quickly@post-trib.com. An elderly couple delivers our paper every day. She drives and he gets out to put the...
  • Cancer In The Family: Downey Sisters Raise Risk Awareness

    For generations, women in the Downey family have been stalked by a killer; but now, thanks to the work of medical detectives, they're fighting back. The killer, according to Katherine Downey Berges of Branford, is cancer. Breast cancer killed her...
  • Robert Crown summer camp not for the squeamish

    Robert Crown summer camp not for the squeamish
    Children participating in the Body Trek summer camp in Hinsdale are not the squeamish sort. "I thought it was really cool doing the dissections," said Heather Ramsey, a 12-year-old from Oak Brook. By the second week of the camp offered at Robert Crown...
  • Chicagoing

    Chicagoing
    Things to do and see around the city. ART THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO: 111 S. Michigan Ave. 312-443-3600. "A Voyage to South America: Andean Art in the Spanish Empire" on display through Feb. 21, 2016. CHICAGO ARTISTS COALITION: 217 N. Carpenter...
  • Cancer patients could get cutting-edge treatments through new clinical trial

    Cancer patients could get cutting-edge treatments through new clinical trial
    South Floridians with cancer could receive promising new treatments, literally custom-designed for them, through a new study coming to the University of Miami. Researchers next month will start enrolling patients in the National Cancer Institute's...
  • Democrats, consumers in Ohio cheer health care decision

    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision Thursday to uphold a major part of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul means just over 160,000 people in Ohio will continue receiving a sizable federal subsidy on their monthly premiums. Here's what the...
  • Doctors propose tool to help gauge the value of cancer drugs

    The pushback against soaring cancer drug prices is gaining steam. A leading doctors group on Monday proposed a formula to help patients decide if a medicine is worth it — what it will cost them and how much good it is likely to do. The move by...