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On 10th anniversary, embattled Affordable Care Act faces yet another stress test

As the Affordable Care Act marks its 10th anniversary Monday, the law faces a unique and significant test as the economy seems likely to plunge into a recession amid the coronavirus pandemic, straining the country’s health system in an unprecedented way. Most Americans still rely on health insurance coverage through their employers. However, the ACA… Read More »

The New Old Age: Dementia Is Getting Some Very Public Faces

The spouses arriving for the Wednesday afternoon caregivers’ class at the Penn Memory Center in Philadelphia had something on their minds even before Alison Lynn, the social worker leading the session, could start the conversation. A few days before, retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor had released a letter announcing that she’d been diagnosed… Read More »

Local teacher faces DUI after hitting school bus

Local teacher faces DUI after hitting school bus After that, she allegedly admitted to the officers she took clonazepan, also known as klonopin, and sucralfate tablets. Klonopin is a benzodiazepine and is classified as schedule IV controlled substance. Sucralfate is used in the treatment of ulcers … Read more on Kingsport Times News