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  • Breastfeeding Support

    Breastfeeding Support
    A quarter of a million dollars... that's how much the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates it'll cost you to raise a child until they're 18 and that DOESN'T include college!
  • Costs are soaring; they'll rise even more as the law takes full effect

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. When President Barack Obama was promoting passage of health reform, he promised that the average American family would save $2,500 a year on health insurance costs. But since the law passed in 2010, costs have risen by more than $5,000....

    Report on Latinos shows Obamacare is working

    The following editorial appeared in the Sacramento Bee on Tuesday, Sept. 30: Health insurance is like health: If things generally are working, we take it for granted. Maybe that's why real-world critiques of the Affordable Care Act have come to be less...

    At W&M, Deeds talks mental health policy, and Medicaid

    Medicaid expansion isn't likely in Virginia anytime soon -- and for Virginians who may be struggling with mental illness, that's a big loss, says state Sen. Creigh Deeds, D-Warm Springs. He dropped by the Peninsula the other day to participate in the...

    Obamacare Sunshine Act sheds light on $3.5B paid to doctors

     Obamacare Sunshine Act sheds light on $3.5B paid to doctors
    U.S. doctors and teaching hospitals received nearly $3.5 billion from pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers over the last five months of 2013, according to a partial set of data released Tuesday by the federal government. The data...