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Medicaid covers foster kids, but daunting health needs still slip through the cracks

Medicaid expansion making diabetes meds more accessible to poor, study shows

The childless, aging future

As federal Medicaid money fades, how are states funding expansion?

Medicare’s ‘catastrophic insurance’ can be a catastrophe for middle-income seniors

Doctors and health workers reflect on rural America’s limited access to care

Characteristics of hospitals participating and not participating in the 340B program

The astonishingly high administrative costs of U.S. health care

It’s 4 a.m. The baby’s coming. But the hospital is 100 miles away

States attacking ACA would suffer most if preexisting conditions shield gets axed

A bygone pre-existing condition shouldn’t keep my son from getting health insurance

Rescuing Medicare from a death spiral 

A plan to prevent more than 1 in 5 cancer deaths, without having to invent any new treatments 

How did Medicaid expansion change health care? Here's what 3 new studies have to say 

Finally, some answers on the effects of Medicaid expansion 

As Medicaid costs soar, states try a new approach 

Most Texans want state to expand Medicaid and help poor get health care 

Tax-funded mental health programs not always easy to find 

Medicaid coverage creates significant healthcare opportunities 

Turn health care right-side up: Focus on wellness not disease  

Medicaid is rural America’s financial midwife