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Helping Ex-Inmates Stay Out Of The ER Brings Multiple Benefits

Each year, millions of Americans leave jail and prison. When they do, they're likely to have a hard time managing their health. Some clinics are trying to provide ex-inmates with better, cheaper care.

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Questions Of Race And Redistricting Return To The Supreme Court

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Vote To Impeach South Korea's President Expected This Week

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Helping Ex-Inmates Stay Out Of The ER Brings Multiple Benefits

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Advice For Doctors Talking To Parents About HPV Vaccine: Make It Brief

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Alabama's Prison System Goes On Trial

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