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Say That Again: Using Hearing Aids Can Be Frustrating for Older Adults, but Necessary

Hearing loss is more than a nuisance. It also raises the risk of cognitive decline, dementia, falls, depression, and social isolation.

An Arm and a Leg

An Arm and a Leg: Wait, Is Insulin Cheaper Now?

Did the price of insulin go down? It’s not quite that simple. On this episode of “An Arm and a Leg,” producer Emily Pisacreta explores recent changes to the cost of the diabetes medication.

California Lawsuit Spotlights Broad Legal Attack on Anti-Bias Training in Health Care

State laws requiring doctor training on how bias affects treatment violate teachers’ right to free speech, opponents say.

Bill of the Month

Without Medicare Part B’s Shield, Patient’s Family Owes $81,000 for a Single Air-Ambulance Flight

Sky-high bills from air-ambulance providers have sparked complaints and federal action in recent years. But a rural Tennessee resident fell through the cracks of billing protections — and a single helicopter ride could cost much of her estate's value.

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‘Under the Weather’

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