A kidney donor is wheeled to an operating room for a transplant at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore in late June. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Abortion-rights opponents outside a Planned Parenthood of North Texas event in Fort Worth in February. The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Texas can defund Planned Parenthood clinics because the organization provides abortions. David Kent/MCT/Landov hide caption

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Court Paves Way For Texas Planned Parenthood Cuts

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NIH Takes Extraordinary Steps In Fighting 'Superbug'

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Social Workers Help Navigate Path To Transplant

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Jamari Brighthaupt, 11, gets blood drawn by registered nurse Rae Montilla at the Georgetown Pediatric Mobile Clinic. Jessica Camille Aguirre/NPR hide caption

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With help from the Affordable Care Act, government fraud investigators will make more use of computer programs to detect Medicare and Medicaid scams. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Health Law Gives Medicare Fraud Fighters New Weapons

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President Obama said his health care law bolsters Medicare and Medicaid, but the Supreme Court has ruled that states can opt out of some changes to Medicaid. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Teen Pregnancy Declines, But U.S. Still Lags

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Working Towards A Universal Flu Vaccine

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Obama, Romney Must Woo Seniors On Medicare Plans

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Fact-Checking The Future Of Aging In America

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GOP VP Candidate Drives Medicare Campaign Issue

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C.S. Mott Women and Children's Hospital is part of the University of Michigan Ann Arbor Health System, one of the organizations Medicare is penalizing for its high readmission rate. Lon Horwedel/AP hide caption

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