Tag Archives : health insurance


Obamacare’s Here! What’s Your First Move?

By Maura Carley
By Maura Carley

This is the first in a series of articles by Maura Carley, President and CEO of Healthcare Navigation LLC. We’ve asked Maura to provide several posts that can help guide the readers of this site through America’s increasingly complex health-insurance maze.

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Time to Help Set Policy for Our Healthcare Future

By Women's Voices For Change
Healthy People is a program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that sets health objectives for the nation for a 10-year period. The current set of objectives is referred to as Healthy People 2010, but as 2010 is fast approaching, the department is considering a new set of health priorities to target, and has held numerous public…
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News · Politics

Health Care Reform Now: Our Voices at the Table, for What?

By Chris Lombardi
On Friday, as President Obama’s push on health care reform began, the White House hosted a high-powered roundtable of women’s organizations for a “Stakeholder Summit.” Former WVFC editor Christine Cupaiolo points out the high caliber of the groups in the room: Cindy Pearson, executive director of the National Women’s Health Network, took part, representing both NWHN and Raising Women’s Voices,…
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General Medical

News Brief:Fewer Children After 40; Real Anti-Aging Solutions Beat Back Wrinkles; A Mikvah for Menopause; Better Health Care in Thailand?

By Womens Voices for Change
Powerful lives, children powerful but optional. This week, newspapers and cable TV buzzed with the news that compared to 1970, far fewer number of women over 40 have children. And despite popular misconceptions about IVF-stimulated multiple births, older women who do have children have much smaller families: The number of women ages 40 to 44 who remain childless has doubled…
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