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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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RT @TXMedCenter: The #TMC3 campus will be a monumental project in the @TXMedCenter establishing #Houston as the “Third Coast” for life #sciences competing with Boston & San Francisco in the critical mission of advancing medical #research. https://t.co/q2V7vgf0YV #innovation

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TX @GovAbbott announcing @TXMedCenter's newest project: the groundbreaking #TMC3 project. More info at https://t.co/iLi4vnheks. https://t.co/201Fwl1r6L

3 hours ago
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Americans overwhelmingly say that when it’s time to die, they’d prefer to go at home. But the reality is that 1 in 4 elderly people die in the ICU. Why the discrepancy? Learn in @TXMedCenter Pulse magazine. #healthpolicy https://t.co/Ah0IT3lM5D https://t.co/doWVMROITi

1 day ago
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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.

6 days ago
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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

6 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

1 week 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.

1 week 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…

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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…

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks ago