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Schools, Sheriffs, and Syringes: State plans vary for spending $26B in opioid settlement funds

BY: - November 23, 2022

States’ choices generally reflect a range of local priorities.

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New abortion laws jeopardize cancer treatment for pregnant patients

BY: - October 7, 2022

Cancer coincides with roughly 1 in 1,000 pregnancies, most frequently breast cancer, melanoma, cervical cancer, lymphomas, and leukemias.

100M people in America are saddled with health care debt | Analysis

BY: - June 23, 2022

A quarter of adults with health care debt owe more than $5K. And about 1 in 5 with any amount of debt said they don’t expect to ever pay it off.

National addiction treatment locator has outdated data and other critical flaws

BY: - May 11, 2022

'It’s scary, because if you go to use the site, it’s got invalid information,' one physician said.