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Wait Over For Some Uninsured; Law’s Effect Unclear

Michigan fares well compared with other states on the portion of its residents with insurance, but because it’s a big state, it still has more than 1 million uninsured, 12th-most in the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2013

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Deadline Looms For Enrolling In Health Plan Under Affordable Care Act

Monday is the deadline to select health care plans under the Affordable Care Act, or what some people call Obamacare.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

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Best Healthy And Diet Books For The New Year

With New Year’s just around the corner, you’re ready to be fitter, trimmer, and healthier. These great books from Simon & Schuster will help you kick off 2014 the right way—and stick to your health resolutions this year.

12/20/2013

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Snyder Signs Laws Requiring EpiPens In Schools

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed laws requiring every public school in Michigan to have epinephrine injectors to treat allergic reactions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2013

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Opponents To Target Mich. Abortion Law In 2014

The vast majority of people in this state don’t want this ugly policy. A lot of them are extremely offended by it.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

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Michigan House Approves Medical Marijuana Bills

Medical marijuana measures have moved forward in the Michigan House, including one that would allow pharmacy sales of the drug.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2013

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Few Abortions Covered With Insurance In Michigan

If lawmakers vote to restrict insurance coverage of abortions in Michigan, it would affect a small number of abortions because the vast majority already are paid for out of pocket.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2013

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The Ultimate List Of Holiday Dieting Tips

For those who are watching their waistlines and trying to lose weight, the holiday season can be some of the most stressful times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Bill Forces Disclosure Of Law’s Effect On Premiums

State legislators are sharply divided over an emerging plan to require Michigan insurance companies to tell policyholders the impact of the federal health care law on their premiums.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

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