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Apr 30, 2014, 9:54am EDT
  • June 11, 2014

    2 promising signs for US health spending

    Good news for Medicare and maybe everyone else.

  • May 8, 2014

    What doctors earn when they graduate, in one chart

    The median salary for anesthesiologists who started jobs last year was $300,000 — about twice as much as the pediatrician who just started off.

  • May 7, 2014

    Obamacare may have helped save 15,000 lives

    Fewer people are getting sick because of their stay in the hospital. The health care law might be to thank.

  • May 6, 2014

    Some actual good news on federal spending

    The federal government thinks it will spend $900 billion less on health care programs than it did just three years ago.

  • April 30, 2014

    The upside of faster health spending growth

    To them, more medical spending is proof that Obamacare is working: more people are getting health insurance, so they're using more medical care.

  • April 30, 2014

    The $2.8 trillion question

    Federal data shows that health care spending is now growing just as quickly as it was prior to the recession.

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