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Will My High Premiums Go Down? More Q&A About The GOP Health Plan

We're answering more questions about the Republican plan to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, including what the proposed changes would mean for healthy young people and for taxes.

Ryan O'Callaghan with his beloved boxers. Rodger, left, is named after his Cal football teammate and friend Aaron Rodgers. Tom Goldman/NPR hide caption

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Fear Of Being Outed Drove Former NFL Player To Drugs And A Plan For Suicide

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For Newborns Exposed To Opioids, Health Issues May Be The Least Of Their Problems

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Clara Hardy (middle) with her parents, Robert and Chrissy. Clara, who lives in North Carolina, needed expensive surgery and other procedures right after birth to save her life. The family's insurance policy paid most of the cost. Alex Olgin/WFAE hide caption

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GOP Health Bill Could Let Insurers Cap Spending On Expensive Patients

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