Friday Facts: March 28, 2014

How effective is the ACA individual mandate?

Checking Up On Health: March 25, 2014

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Checking Up On Health: March 18, 2014

Health Care Policy News and Views Compiled by Benita M. Dodd ObamaCare Why no Medicaid expansion for Georgia? Just the expansion of Medicaid would cost Georgia an additional $2.5 billion over 10 years, Gov. Nathan Deal pointed out in an interview with Georgia Health News that was released Tuesday. “We simply cannot afford the $2.5 billion in new spending that the expansion would require without a severe impact on public education. The federal administration needs to start acknowledging the Supreme Court ruling and look at other alternatives that don’t force … Continue Reading →

Friday Facts: March 7, 2014

The new SAT appears to bear some strong similarities to the Common Core State Standards.

Checking Up On Health: March 4, 2014

Moving the ObamaCare goalposts again; it’s Latino Enrollment week for ObamaCare.

Friday Facts: February 28, 2014

It’s not just company employees whose hours are being cut because of the unaffordability of the Affordable Care Act

Checking Up On Health: February 25, 2014

The numbers game continues with ObamaCare.

Checking Up On Health: February 18, 2014

Test-tube lungs, doctors and technology, and what’s in a name.

Friday Facts: February 14, 2014

How realistic is the CBO’s estimate on the loss of full-time jobs as a result of ObamaCare?

Friday Facts: February 7, 2014

Health care coverage for the uninsured: Is Medicaid expansion the answer?

Checking Up On Health: February 4, 2014

Are you washing your hands long enough?

Friday Facts: January 24, 2014

How do you know Georgians like school choice?

Checking Up On Health: January 21, 2014

Health care costs, ObamaCare alternatives, Medicaid expansion, closing rural hospitals and more.

Checking Up On Health: January 14, 2014

The first Internet-linked toothbrush, a combination treatment for melanoma and an over-concentration on oncology R&D.

Checking Up On Health: November 26, 2013

Covering ObamaCare, the list of naughty holiday foods, holiday heart attacks and how to tip healthily.

Checking Up On Health: November 19, 2013

Drugmakers are shifting from traditional “small molecule” drugs to biologics. Find out why, and what could threaten that shift.

Friday Facts: November 8, 2013

How does Atlanta rank on congestion and water use? Not as poorly as you might think!

Checking Up On Health: November 5: 2013

Too much or too little sleep can be harmful to your health. How much sleep is enough?

Checking Up On Health: October 15, 2013

What constitutes a rare disease? What program covers the majority of people treated in hospitals?

Friday Facts: October 11, 2013

The 32 percent increase in CO2 emissions that has occurred globally since 2002 – about 8.4 billion tons – has nearly all taken place in the developing world.