It Hasn’t Been Enough. But it Could Be.

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Why is Medicaid So Critical? Let’s Get Personal.

Beginning in 2017, there has been an unprecedented assault on Medicaid, the health care program for the most vulnerable Americans, including low-income children and...

Family Crisis Or New Joy? Get Paid Time Off For It

Last May, I wrote a column that offered tips for caregivers — without knowing that I would soon become one myself. A few months later,...

What’s new with the flu vaccine 2017-2018

“What? The flu vaccine again? We JUST got it,” our kids groaned when we told them it was time to get their flu vaccines....

Flu Vaccine Myth Busters

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Podcast: ‘What The Health?’ CHIP (Finally) Gets Funded

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Work Requirements for Medicaid: Bad for Kids

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Congress Must Now End the “CHIP Cliff”

Congressional passage of the latest Continuing Resolution (CR) includes a six-year extension of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which is a huge and...

Relief for Families: After More Than 110 Days, Congress Extends CHIP

Yesterday, January 22, 2018, Congress passed and President Trump signed an extension of the Children’s Health Insurance Plan (CHIP) that is set to last...

Another Obama-era initiative under attack: Equity in school discipline

In 2012, following the lead of other school districts across the country, the School District of Philadelphia wisely began rethinking its punitive, zero-tolerance approach...

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