What Does Trump's Affordable Care Act Executive Order Do?

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Rep. Tom Price, nominee for Secretary of Health and Human Services Secretary, faced questions about his investments in health care companies during a confirmation hearing on Wednesday. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Health Committee Questions Rep. Tom Price In HHS Confirmation Hearing

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Research with living systems is never simple, scientists say, so there are many possible sources of variation in any experiment, ranging from the animals and cells to the details of lab technique. Tom Werner/Getty Images hide caption

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What Does It Mean When Cancer Findings Can't Be Reproduced?

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Secretary of Health and Human Services nominee Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., (right) and Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., get settled before the start of Price's confirmation hearing Wednesday before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call,Inc. hide caption

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Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., has said that the Affordable Care Act interferes with physicians' medical decisions. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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5 Things To Listen For At The Hearing With Trump's HHS Nominee

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House Speaker Paul Ryan, joined by (from left) Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Rep. Diane Black, discuss their efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act on Jan. 10. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Study Reveals Potential Conflict Of Interest In Patient Advocacy Funding

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CBO Predicts Obamacare Repeal Could Leave Millions Without Insurance

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Migraine headaches are one example of a chronic illness that typically doesn't respond to quick fixes. Westend61/Getty Images hide caption

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For Many People, Medical Care Works Best When It's Incremental

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Luke Whitbeck, 2, sits on his mother's lap while the nurse prepares his treatment at a pediatric infusion center in Hawthorne, N.Y., in October 2016. Heidi de Marco/Kaiser Health News hide caption

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High Prices For Orphan Drugs Strain Families And Insurers

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The U.S. abortion rate is at the lowest recorded point since the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade decision in 1973. Katie Park/NPR hide caption

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U.S. Abortion Rate Falls To Lowest Level Since Roe v. Wade

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Drugs For Rare Diseases Have Become Uncommonly Rich Monopolies

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When The Brain Scrambles Names, It's Because You Love Them

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Poll Shows What The Public Does And Does Not Know About Obamacare

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