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Two Top Health Insurance Companies Spent 2.5 Million on Lobbying

The health insurance industry has been rocked by allegations of profiteering and price gouging. In the past month, several major providers including WellPoint and Humana have come under fire for their proposed rate hikes on individual health insurance plans. Now, … Continue reading

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Rising Number Of Uninsured Destabilizing Michigan’s Health Care

The number of uninsured children and adults in Michigan is rising and destabilizing the state‚Äôs health care delivery system. More than one million people in Michigan — one of every 8 people, including 160,000 children — are uninsured. Leaders from … Continue reading

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Energy drink use may lead to alcohol dependence

Energy drinks are commonly consumed by teens and college students A new study shows that energy drink consumption is strongly associated with increased risks for heavy drinking and alcohol dependence These results call for more scrutiny regarding the possible negative … Continue reading

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