AARP’s Billion-Dollar Bounty | Kaiser Health News

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In September, AARP, the giant organization for older Americans, agreed to promote a burgeoning chain of medical clinics called Oak Street Health, which has opened more than 100 primary care outlets in nearly two dozen states. The deal gave Oak Street exclusive rights to use the trusted AARP brand in […]

Thursday, April 14, 2022 | Kaiser Health News

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Despite Governor’s Veto, Kentucky Enacts Strict Abortion Ban Gov. Andy Beshear, a Democrat, had vetoed the bill that includes a 15-week ban and which opponents said could shut down abortion access in the state. But in Louisville, reports say the police are now enforcing the anti-harassment “safety zone” around an […]

Monday, December 13, 2021 | Kaiser Health News

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Med School Enrollments Soared In 2021; Diversity Did, Too For the 2021-22 season, applications to U.S. medical schools jumped 17.8%. But interestingly, underrepresented minorities were better represented than usual. Separately, CBS News covers the efforts of a medical illustrator to include more Black people in illustrations, which are usually white. […]