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Blog posts tagged "Congress"

July 29, 2014

Guest Post: A Call to Action from a Skin Cancer Survivor

July 29, 2014

With todayŠ—'s release of the Surgeon GeneralŠ—'s Call to Action on Skin Cancer, I wanted impress upon my readers why it is so important that our nation has an action plan for dealing with this devastating cancer by sharing MeganŠ—'s powerful story.

July 15, 2014

The Case for Increasing Access to Medicaid

July 15, 2014

A recent White House report found that millions of uninsured Americans continue to lack access to health care coverage because a number of state lawmakers and/or governors have chosen not to broaden access to Medicaid.

July 10, 2014

Guest Post: Why Health Care Policy is Personal

July 10, 2014

David is one of three courageous ACS CAN volunteers sharing his personal story to raise awareness about the importance of funding for research at the National Cancer Institute in our newest advertising campaign.

May 12, 2014

FDA DeemedŠ—- Now What?

May 12, 2014

Last monthŠ—'s news that the FDA is proposing to regulate all tobacco products was long-awaited and very welcomed by public health advocates. There was lots of news coverage of the proposalŠ—'s release, but whatŠ—'s next?