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EDITORIAL
Surprise! Another Obamacare delay.
EDITORIAL
Will we need a smoking application for local parks, too?
EDITORIAL
The state sugar police strike again.
BY DR. JEFFREY SINGER
Turning doctors into paper-pushers.
FERGUS CULLEN
The exchange wasn’t meant to attract a family like mine: We already had insurance. I’m sure it will all change again next year.
EDITORIAL
Obamacare collapses, sending NH Democrats running -- but not too far.

Colebrook and Berlin to get VA clinics

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The Department of Veterans Affairs has approved the opening of two health-care clinics in the North Country.

Police seeking heroin epidemic answers

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Sen. Jeanne Shaheen attends a discussion in Derry on the heroin use epidemic in New Hampshire. Many area police chiefs and state police officers are also in attendance.

Lawmakers fight to find Medicaid fix

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Lawmakers, state officials and health care providers looking for a global solution after judge finds tax unconstitutional.

Rep. Shea-Porter honored for efforts to aid in health care by National Association of Community Health Centers

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1st District U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter was honored Monday for her efforts promoting health care.

Wellness project will benefit kids in Berlin-Gorham area

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In a unique, two-year pilot program, 45 families from the Berlin-Gorham area have the opportunity to receive a “prescription” to improve their nutrition, physical health and overall well...

Rochester, Dover police to collect expired prescription drugs

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As part of a national effort to remove potential dangers from homes, local and federal officials will be collecting expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs later this month.

Vote: ‘No nit’ policy relaxed for Manchester schools

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The school board on Monday voted 9-5 to back recommendations of the city’s health authorities and relax its “no-nit” policy on head lice.

NH doctors: There's more to Medicare list than meets the eye

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A Portsmouth eye doctor who started a 15-doctor practice received $1.89 million in Medicare payments in 2012, more than any other physician in New Hampshire, according to an expanded list of...

Mike Cote's Business Editor's Notebook: Shopping for a colonoscopy

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While sipping my morning coffee Friday, I heard a radio commercial for a local imaging center that was pitching its lower prices as compared with its rivals. The characters in the commercial were...

Manchester panel poised to enact restrictions on horses on Water Works land

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A package of restrictions that would keep horses off Manchester Water Works property under most circumstances is headed to the Manchester Board of Water Commissioners.

Hospital tax ruled invalid a second time

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A legal loophole that taxed hospitals and brought New Hampshire billions of dollars of federal money has been found unconstitutional by a Hillsborough North County Superior Court judge.

Londonderry High School sophomores Yini Liang and Abby Espaillat served up pizza slices to hungry customers during Thursday's Pizza Wars charity event. The night's proceeds were donated to Autism Speaks, a nonprofit that researches autism and assists those who live with it.

Londonderry students serve slices for charity

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Londonderry High School's national honor society students host Pizza War fundraiser to raise money for Autism Speaks in honor of a favorite teacher's young daughter.

0 Judge declares hospital tax unconstitutional

0 Manchester mayor continues recovery from heart surgery

3 Committee gets votes needed to move death penalty repeal bill forward

0 Hopkinton schedules pair of Hepatitis A clinics

20 Obama's health secretary resigns after Obamacare launch woes

0 Timberlane lunch prices will be higher next year

0 More fruits, veggies needed in NH's diet

0 Survey: Teen binge drinking tied to brand references in music

0 Claremont forum will address drug use, related crimes

3 Federal data shows which doctors reap Medicare millions

0 Keene doctor reprimanded after patient's death

3 NH senators hear pleas to legalize home medical marijuana cultivation

0 Derry Medical Center turning 50

0 Support grows for for House bill that would place restrictions on pre-buy oil contracts

0 Move to relax Manchester school head lice policy gains momentum

48 Surveys: NH health premiums up 90%; more people insured under Obamacare

0 Nashua celebrates healthy living

9 UPDATED: Gatsas brother says Manchester mayor recovering from bypass surgery

 NH Angle
Links to news and happenings around the world with a Granite State connection updated daily.

0 $25K Homeland Security grant to help Laconia EMT's handle obese patients

0 NH considers bill granting immunity to doctors, health care providers for informing on patients

0 Body of missing NH man found in the Berkshires

0 N.H. medical marijuana classes linked to problematic Montana Caregivers Network

0 Shaheen defends her support for Obamacare

0 New Hampshire plans to appeal hospital tax ruling; state gets $185M from tax annually

0 Officials warn against ads popping up for medicinal marijuana cards

0 Inventor of the Segway takes on water crisis in 'Slingshot' documentary

0 Transgender care but no dental care at UNH

0 NH better than average in eating enough fruits and vegetables

0 PolitiFact: John Sununu says just 1.4 million Americans insured for first time under Obamacare at $2 trillion cost

0 Judge won't dismiss lead paint lawsuit against Laconia brought by parents

0 Former Keene doctor reprimanded by state board following death

0 WSJ Video: New Hampshire's ObamaCare nightmare

0 UNH research: Daydream yourself to a new personal best

0 Fosters: It’s too soon for the happy dance

0 School district, North Haverhill family in dispute over who handles boy’s service dog

0 Medicare millionaries: Top-paid doctors revealed

0 Dartmouth research links lyrics to binge drinking

0 LA Times: For many teens, formal sex ed comes too late, research shows

0 NH bill allows people to annul mental health records

0 Seabrook selectmen ignore voters to restore health coverage for themselves

0 Anthem claims Frisbie patient had no standing for state hearing

0 How lean strategies saved a NH critical access hospital from financial ruin

0 Federal probe leads to 2 charged with selling fake marijuana in NH, Maine

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