Obama To Governors: Opt Out of Health Law If You Can Do Better

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Governors: Medicaid More A Budget Buster Than Ever

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Maryland hospitals are promoting hand washing among other measures to prevent patient infections. Leah-Anne Thompson/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Uninsured Have Limited Options Until 2014

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Tom and Paula Michele Boyle are two of nearly 42,000 Pennsylvanians losing their state-funded health plans. Courtesy of Tom and Paula Michele Boyle hide caption

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In Pa., Low-Income Adults Soon May Be Uninsured

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Gastric bypass procedures (GBP) divide the stomach into a small "gastric" pouch and a much larger, lower "bypassed" pouch. The operation makes the stomach smaller and makes the patient feel full faster. /Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc. hide caption

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Fat State Stretched Thin: Tenn. Covers Gastric Bypass

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