Many growers across the country have been left without a market due to oversupplied apple processors. West Virginia rescued its surplus, with a plan that donates apples to hunger-fighting charities.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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West Virginia legislators are once again hoping to lower healthcare costs for those living with diabetes.Dem. House Delegate Barbara Evans Fleischauer and Rep. House Delegate Matthew Rohrbach will sponsor an upcoming bill. If passed, it would limit copays on equipment and supplies at $100, and non-insulin medication at $25 a month.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new study published this month by the National Institute of Health Care Management found that from 2006-2015, out-of-pocket spending on health care…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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