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Hospital Bombings Highlight Challenges Health Care Providers Face In War Zones

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To Lure Patients, Pennsylvania Hospital Refunds Unhappy Customers

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U.S. Doctors Prepare For Arrival Of Zika Virus

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That Surgery Might Cost You A Lot Less In Another Town

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Dr. Leana Wen, Baltimore City health commissioner, visits a newly opened Safe Streets center in the Sandtown-Winchester neighborhood in West Baltimore. Emily Bogle/NPR hide caption

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Lesson Learned For Baltimore's Health Commissioner: 'I Like A Fight'

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The unique medical program at the University of California, Berkeley is housed in its School of Public Health. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Pastoral Medicine Credentials Raise Questions In Texas

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Stacey McHoul said she ran out of psychiatric medicine a few days after leaving jail last year and soon began using heroin again. Courtesy of Kaiser Health News hide caption

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Steve and Janet Singleton, both Navy veterans, have lived in Clarksville, Tenn., for about a year. Steve couldn't get into the local VA clinic last spring, so now they have to drive to the Nashville clinic or pay out of pocket for medical care. Emily Siner/Nashville Public Radio hide caption

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Overcrowding Forces Tennessee VA Clinic To Stop Accepting New Patients

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For Voters In Appalachian Region, Medical Care Is A Big Issue

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