Healthcare Law Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Republicans Have A 'New' Plan To Replace Obamacare With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    After years of promising to produce legislation to replace Obamacare - and failing to deliver - House Republicans will finally unveil a proposal on Wednesday they claim will offer a viable alternative to the president's landmark health care reform law. But Wednesday's highly-anticipated plan is yet another letdown for anyone who has been holding out for new ideas from Republican lawmakers.

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  2. Still no comprehensive Obamacare alternative from House GOP, five years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Alberto Abin walks out of the UniVista Insurance company office after shopping for a health plan under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. Alberto Abin walks out of the UniVista Insurance company office after shopping for a health plan under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

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  3. Meet Paul Ryan's newest alternative to ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... authority are expected in the coming weeks. Republicans have challenged President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law, the Affordable Care Act, since it was enacted in 2010 after a bitter fight in Congress. "Obamacare has limited choices for ...

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  4. House Republicans offering proposals for health care changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    In this June 14, 2016, photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., talks to reporters at the Republican National Committee headquarters on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans are unveiling new proposals to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health care law.

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  5. Houston woman sentenced for Medicaid fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Mississippi Business Journal

    A 42-year-old Chickasaw County nurse is headed to prison for one year after pleading guilty to Medicaid fraud.

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  6. 2The new GOP plan to replace Obamacare has the same flaw as Bernie Sandersa sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    GOP leadership in the House of Representatives are introducing a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. Here's what the proposal wants to change.

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  7. Can These Upstarts Knock Gilead Sciences Off Its Perch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Motley Fool

    Gilead Sciences will rack up billions of dollars in hepatitis C drug sales in the next year, but efforts underway at smaller competitors to shorten treatment duration could pose a threat to the biotech giant in a couple years. Will Achillion Pharmaceuticals ' promising R&D programs dislodge Gilead Sciences' grappling hold on the indication? Read on to learn more about these upstarts and the challenge they're mounting.

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  8. First human trial of CRISPR gets US panel's nodRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Washington, June 22 : For a study designed to target three types of cancer, a US advisory panel has approved the first human use of the groundbreaking gene-editing technology CRISPR, media reports said. The proposed experiment is being funded by former Facebook President Sean Parker's new cancer institute.

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  9. As Childhood Diabetes Rates Rise, So Do Costs - And Families Feel The Pinch: StudyRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Family Law Prof Blog

    Childhood diabetes rates are on the rise, and a report released Monday pointed to the impact that the cost of their care could have on families - even those who have employer-sponsored health insurance. The study, conducted by the Health Care Cost Institute , found that children as old as 18 with diabetes who were insured through an employer-sponsored plan racked up $2,173 per capita in out-of-pocket health care costs in 2014.

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  10. AntriaBio Announces Preclinical Proof of Concept for Once-Weekly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Market Wire

    The study was conducted in Alloxan-induced diabetic mini-pigs whose glucose was not controlled on an existing insulin regimen. Results demonstrated that a single subcutaneous dose of AB101 produced a slow onset and sustained PK-PD effect over the duration of one week, with near normalization of glucose, a decrease in glycemic variability and a reduction followed by discontinuation of background insulin use.

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  11. Alnylam Readouts Offer 2017-2018 CatalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Alnylam is a development-stage biotechnology company specializing in RNA interference, or RNAi, based therapies. It cannot sell any drugs until it gets FDA approval, so all of its market capitalization at this time is based on investor assessments of future profits from its pipeline.

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  12. House GOP offering proposals for health care changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    House Republicans are unveiling new proposals to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health care law, as Speaker Paul Ryan seeks to showcase a GOP governing agenda amid the tumult of the presidential campaign. The plan, revealed Wednesday, relies on individual tax credits to allow people to buy coverage from private insurers, and includes other largely familiar GOP ideas such as medical liability reform and expanding access to health savings accounts.

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  13. House Republicans Unveil Obamacare ReplacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    House Republicans on Wednesday are set to unveil a proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act with new healthcare policies aimed at reducing government regulation and lowering costs. The plan focuses first on repealing the ACA, popularly called Obamacare, including the employer and individual healthcare mandates, a goal Republicans have repeatedly attempted for six years, without success.

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  14. World's first gene editing trial on HUMANS gets the green light:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    The trials will be the first to be carried out in humans and well help provide data on the safety of a new technique, which has been shown to be successful in animals. An advisory committee for the National Institutes of Health approved the use of CRISPR, a precise gene editing tool borrowed from bacteria, to boost the effectiveness of existing cancer treatments.

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  15. How can patients accept cash-based practices?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Kevin, M.D.

    A primary care physician named Ashley Maltz recently discussed advantages and disadvantages of a cash-based practice . I appreciate her evenhanded tone: She prefers this model yet expressed concern for patients who can't use it.

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  16. ASM Microbe 2016 Presentation of Clinical Results From CytoDyn's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | GlobeNewswire

    VANCOUVER, Washington, June 22, 2016 -- CytoDyn Inc. , a biotechnology company focused on the development of new monoclonal antibody therapies for combating human immunodeficiency virus infection, announces the availability of Paul J. Maddon, M.D., Ph.D.'s June 20 presentation at the ASM Microbe 2016 Conference discussing clinical results from the Company's Phase 2b monotherapy extension study in patients with HIV on CytoDyn's website .

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  17. Tampa Veterans Attorney Welcomes VA's Purchase of ReWalk Exoskeletons to Help Injured VeteransRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | Law Firm Newswire

    The Department of Veterans Affairs in May announced its purchase of 20 ReWalk exoskeleton systems for a national clinical trial. The multicenter trial is the country's first-ever study to evaluate the impact of daily exoskeleton use in an everyday setting.

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  18. Louisiana Lawmakers Fail in Effort to Contain Medicaid Expansion CostsRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Heartland Institute

    Non-expanded Medicaid cost Louisiana $7.4 billion, plus administrative expenses , in 2014, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Most of the cost of expanding the program will be paid for by the federal government on a declining annual basis.

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  19. Republicans have a plan to replace Obamacare, and its costs are unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Washington Post

    GOP leadership in the House of Representatives are introducing a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. Here's what the proposal wants to change.

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  20. An Important Test in the Fight against Obamacare Bailoutsby Chris...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | National Review Online

    It's an important step in the fight against , but a much more immediate, though less publicized, battle will also occur this week - one over the use of the Judgment Fund to pay out certain claims or settlements. This fight will test whether House Republicans can take concrete actions to undermine The battle will occur in an unlikely venue: Consideration of the Financial Services and General Government appropriations measure, expected on the House floor beginning Wednesday.

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