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Seattle/King County Clinic to Offer Free Dental, Vision and Medical Services

Health Local
Seattle/King County Clinic returns for a fifth year to KeyArena at Seattle Center with free dental, medical and eye care services for those who struggle to access or afford health care. ...
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Facing Childhood Cancer As a Same-Sex Couple

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Same-sex couple of children who have been adopted, fostered or naturally conceived are routinely asked invasive questions at almost every injunction. ...
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More Than 30 Senators File Brief to Protect Women’s Access to Birth Control

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U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Patty Murray led a group of more than 30 Democratic Senators in filing an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on the need to protect women’s access to affordable birth control. ...
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Grocery Chain Publix Adds Benefits for Same-Sex Employees

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Publix is offering same-sex marriage benefits to its employees who are legally married anywhere that same-sex marriages are legal, regardless of residence. ...
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LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights Launched by 46 Orgs

LGBT Health Care Bill of Rights
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The Healthcare Bill of Rights, in both long form and wallet sized versions, outlines the protections and rights LGBT people have in healthcare today. ...
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Uninsured LGBT Americans Are More Common Than Non-LGBT Counterparts, Study

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One-quarter of LGBT adults reported they did not have enough for money for healthcare needs, compared to 17 percent of non-LGBT individuals. ...
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Hawaii Insurance Companies Do Not Have to Offer Reproductive Assistance to Single, Lesbian Women

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Hawaii insurance companies are only required to cover fertility treatments for married women, and the candidate must use her husband’s sperm for in vitro. ...
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Questions About the Affordable Care Act? Ask Away!

Health Local
Want to sign up for health care under the Affordable Care Act, but have questions or need assistance? Gay City Health Project is inviting the community to learn about and sign up for health care under the Affordable Care Act. ...
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Obama Signs the HIV Organ Policy Equity Act

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The HIV Organ Policy Equity Act seeks to expand the supply of life-saving organs available for transplantation to the more than 118,000 individuals currently on the organ waitlist. ...
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Health Care is Top US Problem, Study

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Health care now ranks second behind dissatisfaction with government as the top problem, but ahead of the economy in general, unemployment, and the federal debt. ...
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