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Cheney Operation Underscores Heart Transplant Issues

The former vice president is recovering from a heart transplant he received over the weekend. Experts say it's unusual for a 71-year-old to get a transplant, but more and more older people are getting them as the procedures improve and the population ages.
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Supreme Court Word Search: Health Care

When the U.S. Supreme Court hears challenges to the Obama administration's health care law, the arguments will center on states' rights, mandatory insurance, and Medicaid. To introduce those concepts — and to occupy your time while the Supreme Court deliberates — we offer a word search.
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Obama's Health Care Law: Past, Present And Future

Tomorrow morning the Supreme Court begins a three-may marathon of oral arguments challenging President Obama's landmark health care law, the Affordable Care Act. Weekends on All Things Considered guest host Laura Sullivan previews the arguments with NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg. She also speaks to Mark Gross, owner of a professional line standing service, who is poised to have a lucrative week, and Jeff Rother of the National Coalition on Health Care walks us back through health reform's tempestuous path to the Supreme Court.
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Health Care Law Puts Free Clinics At A Crossroads

The law's expansion of coverage puts free clinics in uncharted territory. Their dilemma: Should they stay outside the mainstream of the health system, remaining mostly dependent on donations and grants? Or should they start to accept Medicaid and other insurance?
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Supreme Court Begins Health Care Review

The Supreme Court begins its review of the President's health care law on Monday.
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Maryland Launches Health Care Reform Site

Maryland has launched a website for residents seeking information on the state's health care reform policy.
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Tea Partiers Rally At Supreme Court Over Health Care

Members of the Tea Party rallied on Capitol Hill this weekend in opposition to Obama's signature health care law.
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Health Care Law Heads To The High Court

Monday, the Supreme Court will begin hearing arguments on the Obama administration's health care law. The justices have set aside six hours to debate whether the Affordable Care Act is constitutional. NPR's Ari Shapiro joins guest host Susan Stamberg to discuss what's going to happen over the next few days.

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