10/01/2013 - The Charleston Daily Mail. By Candace Nelson.
CHARLESTON - Groups in West Virginia are working with labor and delivery nurses to increase the state's breastfeeding rate through new approaches designed to improve the initial connection between moms and their newborn babies.
10/01/2013 - The State Journal
KINGWOOD - Preston Memorial Hospital will receive a federal loan to help with construction of a new hospital.
10/01/2013 - The Washington Post
WASHINGTON, DC - A 27-year-old in Austin, Texas who earns $25,000 could pay $85 per month for health insurance next year, and a family of four in St. Louis with income of $50,000 might face a $32 monthly premium, according to new federal data on health insurance rates under the Affordable Care Act.
09/30/2013 - The Charleston Gazette by Phil Kabler
CHARLESTON - If it ever gets to trial, the whistleblower suit by former Department of Health and Human Resources executives Jennifer Taylor and Susan Perry against former acting DHHR secretary Rocco Fucillo could be a humdinger, judging by the witness list submitted by the plaintiffs.
09/30/2013 - The Charleston Gazette by Lori Kersey
CHARLESTON - After nearly three years of preparations, officials say the state's Health Insurance Marketplace will be up and running Tuesday for the start of open enrollment.
09/30/2013 - The Charleston Gazette by Jim Balow
CHARLESTON - People who shop in Charleston will have to dig a little bit deeper starting Tuesday, when merchants begin collecting the city's half-cent per dollar sales tax.
09/30/2013 - The Associated Press
WASHINGTON - House Republicans on Saturday pushed the government to the edge of a partial shutdown next week, insisting that President Barack Obama's health care law be delayed a year in defiance of White House and the Democratic-controlled Senate.