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Beware of going dry in January, liver specialist warns – unless you give up booze for good

Dr Mark Wright, 49, said that getting off the booze for a month is not a ‘fix all solution’, instead giving heavy drinkers an excuse to over do it in the lead up to January. The specialist doctor labelled the month, which was started by charity Alcohol Concern six years ago, the “perfect decoy” for problem… Read More »

Medicaid enrollment has flattened, but costs still going up: Survey

For the first time in a decade, states are reporting roughly flat enrollment in Medicaid, according to a new national survey released Thursday, a product of the stronger economy and tightened eligibility requirements. The 50-state survey from the Kaiser Family Foundation also found that Medicaid costs are rising, despite flat enrollment, in part because of… Read More »