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September 8, 2009
By JACKIE CALMES and ROBERT PEAR, As President Obama and top advisers drafted his eagerly awaited health care speech to Congress, new details emerged Monday  about fees and coverage limits under a... Read more
September 2, 2009
By Carl Bialik,  Grim reports about the war on cancer have masked significant signs of progress against the disease. In recent years, it has been hard to avoid hearing that the fight against cancer... Read more
September 1, 2009
By Sherry Lansing, "We know the future will outlast all of us, but I believe that all of us will live on in the future we make," said Senator Ted Kennedy in a speech he gave last December at Harvard... Read more
August 31, 2009
By DEBORAH SOLOMON, As a former Democratic senator from South Dakota who wrote a best-selling book on health care, “Critical,” and was a shoo-in for the position of secretary of health and human... Read more
August 28, 2009
By Janet Hook, With a virtual civil war raging over parts of President Obama's healthcare agenda, the smoke of battle has obscured a surprising fact:  Democrats and Republicans actually agree on a... Read more
August 25, 2009
By Katie Connolly, Much of the debate about health care reform in recent weeks has focused on a just a few elements of the entire reform proposal - things like the public option and end of life... Read more
August 25, 2009
  Congress Returns from Recess: What's Next? Members of both the House and Senate are  scheduled to return to Washington September 8th from the August recess. When congress adjourned August 7th... Read more
August 25, 2009
By RONI CARYN RABIN, Physicians are allowed to use drugs in ways that are not specifically approved by the Food and Drug Administration, a practice called off-label prescribing. There is usually... Read more
August 24, 2009
  Congress Returns from Recess: What's Next? Members of both the House and Senate are  scheduled to return to Washington September 8th from the August recess. When congress adjourned August 7th they... Read more
August 24, 2009
By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK, Six months have passed since the morning when Tom Daschle, the former Senate Democratic leader, under fire for not paying certain taxes,  called President Obama in his study... Read more

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