On a foggy morning, Angela Wynn heads into the John C. Campbell Folk School in Brasstown, North Carolina. Normally, she’d be starting a day of work as a housekeeper here. But today, she’s at the school for a different reason. She’s here to learn how to cut out wood blanks from Richard Carter, a longtime Brasstown Carver.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Almost a third of West Virginians rely on the Medicaid program for their health coverage. That includes single moms, caretakers, students and every kind of West Virginian under the sun. As different as their needs are, Appalachians For Medicaid says these patients had the peace of mind that they wouldn’t be strapped with outrageous hospital bills. The group created an online storybook giving voice to those in West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Ohio.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new study has found that Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act led to a profound impact on diagnosis and survival rates of colorectal…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A new study from Indiana University has found that the Affordable Care Act led to an increase in early-stage cancer diagnosis in Medicaid expansion states…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
It’s hard to find a spot on the map where the proposed repeal of the Affordable Care Act would have a bigger effect than in the Ohio Valley. By one…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
A vote on the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act has been put on hold after several Republican Senators, including West…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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