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New health care bill regulates nutritional information

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April 30, 2010

By Jackson Whiteker <jwhiteker@hilite.org> As a small underlying part of the health care bill that was recently signed by President Obama, chain restaurants will have to start posting calorie information on menus. This law also applies to vending machines. Sophomore Hannah Wilska believes that...

Health-care reform needed, plan still requires revision

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September 24, 2009

To put it simply, the need for healthcare reform is an obvious issue not to be ignored; however, my views on President Obama’s proposed plan remains skewed. As usual, there is still room for improvement, just as in any other case of critical government decision. There are alternatives, and th...

Four things you need to know about health-care

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September 24, 2009

1. Current Health Care Plan The United States spends $2 trillion a year for health care; 46 million people still do not have health coverage. As the recession continues, the number of uninsured appears to be on the rise. As many as 14,000 people lose their health insurance every day because of j...

National health-care reform impacts Carmel families, businesses

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September 24, 2009

By Nina Underman <nunderman@hilite.org> Sophomore Emily Cooprider knows a little more about the current health-care debate than the average high school student. That’s because Emily, whose mom, Liz Cooprider, owns Saddlebrook Golf Course in Indianapolis, has heard her mother talking about the...