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What It's Really Like To Have A Miscarriage

In the second episode of IVFML, HuffPost’s Anna Almendrala discusses her experience with miscarriages and consults a pregnancy loss expert about the ways miscarriage is misrepresented in pop culture and why society doesn’t know how to mourn. Anna and husband Simon Ganz compare notes with the creators of a miscarriage-themed …

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The Senate’s Secret Assault On Older Americans

While cable news has been transfixed by James Comey and Jeff Sessions, Mitch McConnell has been busy. He is preparing to ram the disastrous health care repeal bill that House Republicans passed last month through the Senate and down the throats of the American people. McConnell isn’t holding hearings on …

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Two Ways Health Insurance Auto-Enrollment Might Work

A new health policy idea with increasing bipartisan support in the U.S. Senate is auto-enrolling consumers in catastrophic health plans. Repealing Obamacare’s individual mandate, the government would automatically sign consumers up for emergency-only coverage. Surprisingly, this is one health care idea that seems to cross party lines, but most of …

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A Vote To Gut Medicaid Is A Vote Against Families

In response to imminent threats to Medicaid, The Arc produced a series of videos which share personal stories of people with disabilities and their families, and highlight the vital importance of Medicaid in gaining access to the home and community based supports and services needed to live independent and fulfilling …

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