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A long awaited report into a new Republican healthcare plan claims an estimated 14 million Americans will lose insurance coverage by next year.
US President Donald Trump has called for his predecessor’s healthcare legislation to be replaced quickly.
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Greek Health Minister Andreas Ksanthos tells Euronews about his recent healthcare reform to provide cover to the 24% of Greeks unemployed, and
Junior doctors in England broke into song during a strike over pay. They are today (Thursday, March 10) continuing their 48-hour walkout following
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US president Barack Obama appears fairly un-presidential in a new video produced by Buzzfeed to encourage Americans to enrol in an Obamacare health
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US Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning after overseeing the rollout of the Obamacare health plan which was plagued by
US president Barack Obama has insisted his controversial healthcare programme is ‘here to stay’ a day after more than seven million people signed
Against all odds and constant political warfare from the political right, the first enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act in the United
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Barack Obama has warned opposition politicians to stop using “threats and extortion” over the ongoing US government shutdown. The president
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Democrats who control the U.S. Senate were confident that they would continue to move forward with the “Obamacare” health reforms on Monday and send