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A win for Medicaid expansion in South Dakota is a victory for public health, policy experts say, but now comes the work of ensuring the people who are eligible actually get enrolled.
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On Election Day, South Dakotans will have the option on their ballot to expand Medicaid coverage.
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Across the state, 16,000 adults are uninsured because they can’t afford private coverage, but their incomes disqualify them from Medicaid.
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A new state poll finds that supporters currently outweigh the opposition, but a large percentage have not made up their minds.
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“I think it would be a bit cavalier to all of a sudden say, We’re completely through with it,” Dr. Fauci said at a center event this week.
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Nearly two decades of postponing a ban on burning have left clean air advocates dubious that local air regulators will follow through.
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The exact number of sickle cell patients in the U.S. is unknown, because data on the genetic disorder is lacking.
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Scientists say policies can help the state cut excess drinking, but lawmakers listen to alcohol interests instead.
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The philosophy of harm reduction spread internationally when activists and caregivers sought ways to reduce suffering and health risks during the AIDS crisis in the '80s.
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Why we need to expand the public health ecosystem, and other lessons from the prominent columnist and physician.

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