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By Jim McLean for KHI News Service, Nov. 17, 2014

Sherry Calderwood wishes she could turn back the clock.

Last fall, she and her husband decided not to purchase health insurance through the Affordable Care Act marketplace because it cost...

By Jim McLean for KHI News Service, Nov. 10, 2014

Kansas hospitals are moving ahead with plans to put a Medicaid expansion plan before lawmakers despite election results that returned Gov. Sam...

By Andy Marso for KHI News Service, Nov. 3, 2014

Salina voters rejected an effort to remove fluoride from their drinking water Tuesday by a 2-to-1 margin, halting a growing anti-fluoride movement...

By Alex Smith for KCUR, Oct. 28, 2014

Making the rounds at a public housing complex in Kansas City, Kan., community health worker Rinzin Wangmo is greeted by cheery voices and faces....