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Lawmakers considering changing tax rules to allow employers to encourage wellness, prevention among workers

Lawmakers considering changing tax rules to allow employers to encourage wellness, prevention among workers

Health industry members vow to reduce spending by $2 trillion over next 10 years; savings could help finance reform

Health industry members vow to reduce spending by $2 trillion over next 10 years; savings could help finance reform

Sen. Grassley says he is confident President Obama wants bipartisan agreement on health reform

Sen. Grassley says he is confident President Obama wants bipartisan agreement on health reform

AHIP President, CEO says health insurance industry would accept stronger federal regulation, stop charging women higher premiums than men

AHIP President, CEO says health insurance industry would accept stronger federal regulation, stop charging women higher premiums than men

Sen. Schumer proposes holding public health insurance option to same standards, rules as private insurers

Sen. Schumer proposes holding public health insurance option to same standards, rules as private insurers

Social security benefits likely will not increase in 2010, would have 'major implications' on Medicare Parts B, D

Social security benefits likely will not increase in 2010, would have 'major implications' on Medicare Parts B, D

Sen. Baucus proposes Medicare changes he says could drive 'transformation of the health care delivery system'

Sen. Baucus proposes Medicare changes he says could drive 'transformation of the health care delivery system'

Senate unlikely to vote on Gov. Sebelius' nomination as HHS Secretary until later this month

Senate unlikely to vote on Gov. Sebelius' nomination as HHS Secretary until later this month

New drink targeted for diabetics, individuals with high blood sugar

New drink targeted for diabetics, individuals with high blood sugar

AHIP, BCBS say insurers willing to stop basing premiums on members' health status if all U.S. residents are required to obtain coverage

AHIP, BCBS say insurers willing to stop basing premiums on members' health status if all U.S. residents are required to obtain coverage

Obama advisers suggest President might not oppose taxing some employer-sponsored health benefits

Obama advisers suggest President might not oppose taxing some employer-sponsored health benefits

House passes SCHIP reauthorization, expansion bill; Senate to act soon

House passes SCHIP reauthorization, expansion bill; Senate to act soon

Be warned - there's no such thing as a hangover cure!

Be warned - there's no such thing as a hangover cure!

Fatty liver disease and body shape

Fatty liver disease and body shape

Congress approves legislation that would expand Americans with Disabilities Act

Congress approves legislation that would expand Americans with Disabilities Act

Congressional Democrats will not vote on SCHIP expansion legislation this session amid veto threats, increased cost estimates

Congressional Democrats will not vote on SCHIP expansion legislation this session amid veto threats, increased cost estimates

Bush Administration to temporarily keep Medicare physician payment rates at current levels after congress fails to pass legislation to delay scheduled cut

Bush Administration to temporarily keep Medicare physician payment rates at current levels after congress fails to pass legislation to delay scheduled cut

House votes 355-59 to approve legislation that would delay Medicare physician fee cut

House votes 355-59 to approve legislation that would delay Medicare physician fee cut

Social Security officials call for social security numbers to be removed from Medicare ID cards

Social Security officials call for social security numbers to be removed from Medicare ID cards

Congressional Democrats move to impose new limits on specialty hospitals

Congressional Democrats move to impose new limits on specialty hospitals