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Davidson County health rankings mixed

Air pollution high, access to healthy foods low More
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Governor proposes big cuts in State of the State

TennCare hardest hit by cuts  More

CoverTN suspending new-member enrollment

This change for CoverTN follows the October announcement that CoverKids, Tennessee’s health coverage program for uninsured children, will suspend enrollment on Nov. 30, also due to budget limitations. More

Opinion: The smartest man in Congress

No slap at Rep. Jim Cooper, but when it comes to Congress, sometimes we need smart folks to also be effective lawmakers. More

CoverTN expands benefits to include flu treatments

Program will have no premium increase for third year More

Frist: Health care reform must focus on wellness

The Obama administration has suggested that savings from preventive health services will pay for much of the $1-trillion cost of health reform. Is that true? More
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Bredesen criticizes Obama's health care plan

Governor warns Congress against forcing states to pay huge chunks of the total cost of reform More

Obama’s speech to school kids raises concerns

State Department of Education has received complaints from parents, mostly in the Nashville area, who fear Obama will push his health care agenda.  More

Letters to the Editor

 Writer says that Reps. Blackburn and Rose content themselves with a misleading and inaccurate summary of TennCare's sad history. More

Commentary: Health care is a personal affair

Health care costs are skyrocketing, but one writer can’t help but wonder what kind of dent we can put into those costs if we could just eat the right foods, curb smoking habits and control our stress levels More
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