Tag Archives: Public

Battle brews over proposed public option health coverage – The CT Mirror

Christopher Hoffman :: C-HIT.org A sign at the Health Care Action Day held May 1 at the state Capitol. While tolls, bonding and the budget have dominated this legislative session, a battle has been quietly brewing over the creation of a state-administered health insurance public option for small businesses. That fight is about to burst… Read More »

Going public with sobriety

Alcoholism is hardly a rare disorder in the United States. According to recent studies, 12.7% of adult Americans currently suffer from alcohol use disorder, more commonly known as alcoholism; according to other studies, 29% will meet the criteria for an alcohol use disorder at some point during their adult lives. If you add drugs to… Read More »

Texas Legislature Gives Green Light To University Of Houston College Of Medicine – Houston Public Media

The Health 2 serves as the temporary home to UH’s College of Medicine. The process to create the University of Houston’s College of Medicine has cleared a significant hurdle in the Texas Legislature this week with the State Senate passing a bill to recognize the college and sending the legislation to Governor Greg Abbott’s desk.… Read More »