April 11, 2014

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State eyes ‘functional’ health exchange

BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) — The board overseeing the state’s health care exchange was told Thursday that a long-term fix for its troubled website was still… read more…

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Board mulls tobacco purchase age hike

WESTFIELD – The Board of Health is considering hiking the age patrons can legally purchase tobacco products as a means of combating use of those products by teenagers.
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State to curb smoking in public housing

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration moved yesterday to stamp out smoking in public housing in Massachusetts.
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Insurance deadline extended for many in Mass.

STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press
BOSTON (AP) — Despite a hobbled website, Massachusetts health officials said yesterday that they’ve surpassed federal target enrollment… read more…

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