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Women's health forum Saturday

Women who want to lead long, healthy lives are invited to attend a free forum titled Celebrating Women's Lives: Growing Older, Growing Wise, from noon to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Centennial Hall. The presentation includes a free lunch.
Public health, women's issues, and Nov. 5

...Murkowski's running mate, tried to kill the program. Ulmer fought to provide Medicaid funds for Alaska women with breast and cervical cancer who lack other insurance. Leman led a group of state senators who, after failing to block the measure, added...
Thank You

...Merrit Hogan A.N.P., Sandra Tannehill R.T.M., R.D.M.S., Terry Shattuck, State of Alaska Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, and the South East Alaska Regional Health Consortium Wise Woman Grant, seniors had...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...legislation that takes advantage of recent congressional action to broaden Medicaid coverage for treatment of breast and cervical cancer. By increasing the income limit from 72 percent of the federal poverty rate to 250 percent, Congress is targeting...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...broadened eligibility requirements for coverage of breast and cervical cancer under Medicaid. Previously, coverage was limited...the governor. Expanded Medicaid coverage for breast and cervical cancer patients in Alaska cannot happen without legislative...
Proposal taps permanent fund for gas pipeline

...gets bogged down," Frasca said. The finance committee cut from the governor's request $500,000 for a breast and cervical cancer screening program that lost a portion of its federal funding. Dr. Richard Mandsager, director of the state...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Legislature adjourns May 8. He also says the Legislature must address his bills dealing with cruise ship pollution, breast and cervical cancer insurance, a minimum wage increase, transportation bonds and conversion of the Pioneers' Homes system to Pioneers...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Health Educational Evening, 6-8 p.m., Backroom at the Silverbow. Sponsored by SEARHC and the state's Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Programs.``Climb Against the Odds,'' documentary, snacks and discussion led by Dr. Longworth...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...fiscal standpoint why the Legislature has been so slow to consider, much less pass, bills that will pay for breast and cervical cancer treatment for some women who lack insurance. Senate Bill 38 would take advantage of a change in federal law...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...called about 7:22 to extricate a woman who had been stranded in an elevator in the Goldbelt Hotel. House OKs breast and cervical cancer bill House Bill 65 would take advantage of a change in federal law that lets states provide treatment through...


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