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Health Insurance Reform State High Risk Pools

In the new health insurance reform law the states are permitted to create their own high risk pools, expand existing pools, or allow the federal government to create and administer the pools for them. The following states will operate their own pools: Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, […]


Over Weight American children

The growing percentage of American children who are overweight or obese is getting larger every year and has been for decades. Over 33% of children have a body mass index that is over the normal average. Southeast states tend to have the highest rates of over weight children. This includes […]


Arkansas Opposes Health Care Reform

Arkansans oppose health care reform legislation being considered in Congress and are not pleased that the state’s two U.S. senators voted for it. The poll also found people oppose raising taxes to finance health care reform, oppose a public option, or government run health insurance program, and oppose requiring all […]