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Poll Shows Widespread Support For Increasing Smoking Age To 21

More and more states are raising the smoking age, and Americans — across racial, educational and income groups — think it’s a good idea.

October 19, 2017

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Texas is suing the feds in hopes of eliminating the ACA. Instead, it should "redirect its energy toward building on existing efforts to improve access to cost-effective health care for all Texans," our colleague Vivian Ho of James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy writes in Texas Tribune's TribTalk.

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Texas is suing the feds in hopes of eliminating the ACA. Instead, it should "redirect its energy toward building on existing efforts to improve access to cost-effective health care for all," our colleague @HealthEconTX writes in @TexasTribune https://t.co/YWRXIsK8iv #healthpolicy https://t.co/joCQ301waN

4 days ago
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Advancements in medicine have increased life expectancy in the U.S., but not without repercussions, including a steady rise in the cost of care. Read more insights from our latest event at the @TXMedCenter #HealthPolicy #HealthCareFuture https://t.co/X7hA7RXJId https://t.co/qWNvdi59un

5 days ago
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Advancements in medicine have increased life expectancy in the U.S., but not without repercussions, including a steady rise in the cost of care. Read more insights from our latest event at the Texas Medical Center.

5 days ago
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RT @ryanhuey: e.g. One of my patients today couldn’t get chemotherapy for the last 2 months because he lost his phone and doesn’t have a ca…

1 week ago
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One big, simple reason for the growing cost of health care that nobody wants to mention: GREED, says Michael Ewer, drawing applause from room full of health care professionals #HealthCareFuture

1 week ago
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Thank you for coming every week! RT @ericbakota: Great turnout at the final #TMCPolicyCourse to discuss #HealthCareFuture . Thanks @HealthPolicyTMC for putting this on! https://t.co/V4heixuLUn

1 week ago
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"If we take the time to listen to the patient, we don't have to order as many tests." Science will never totally replace the "art of medicine," says @UHouston's Dr. Steve Spann #HealthCareFuture

1 week ago
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Thanks for joining us! RT @ryanhuey: Perks of working in the world’s largest medical center: great panel by @HealthPolicyTMC about US health care and its future. #HealthCareFuture https://t.co/zywIaAJOy0

1 week ago
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RT @ToriV_24: We need to change sick care to preventative care! We end up saving more money in the long run. #tmcpolicycourse #healthcarefu…

1 week ago
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What does the future hold for health care reform in the U.S.? Join our conversation happening NOW at the Texas Medical Center and watch live at the link below. #HealthCareFuture

1 week ago
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What's right about the U.S. health care? We innovate for the rest of the world. What's wrong? Just about everything else, says our director Dr. Tim Garson #HealthCareFuture https://t.co/LYYD8C9wX2

1 week ago
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What does the future hold for health care reform in the US? Watch our discussion live at https://t.co/5xVYU9JuQ1 and follow the conversation using #HealthCareFuture @TXMedCenter @TMCCEOMcKeon https://t.co/ZbXRRbuvUr

1 week ago
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What does the future hold for national health care reform? Join us tonight for a FREE discussion at @TXMedCenter. https://t.co/xr7AK63C74 Featuring leaders from @MDAndersonNews @UHouston @txwomans @harrishealth https://t.co/BAXqlYejmC

2 weeks ago
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Troubling news from CBO as ACA premiums continue to soar https://t.co/mRJSzTujNT via @axios #healthpolicy https://t.co/vMc3VdoY5g

2 weeks ago