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House Finance takes up abortion funding bills

...major bodily function" due to conditions including epilepsy, congestive heart failure, coma, renal disease that requires dialysis, or 17 other conditions.The bills also include what has been called a "catch-all" option: "another physical disorder...
Study: Health needs of old, yound should be balanced

...residents recently surveyed on what health care items they felt were most needed in the area ranked Alzheimer's, cardiology, dialysis and assisted living services highest.Now that our hospital and area physicians have begun improving and expanding cancer...
Seldovia fugitive's sentence commuted after 31 years on lam

...Cheyenne, apply for Medicare benefits and get an appointment for dialysis. "I wish Mr. Welch well and Godspeed," he wrote in closing...Cheyenne doctor is the only one he's dealt with since going on dialysis. "Other than that," he said, "I don't want to be in...
Experts testify on abortion bill, criticized

...mean a serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to such things as renal disease that requires dialysis; congestive heart failure; coma; or "another physical disorder, physical injury, or physical illness, including a life-endangering...
Health agency proposes new abortion regulations

...woman from continuation of her pregnancy due to "impairment of a major bodily function," such as renal disease that requires dialysis, epilepsy, congestive heart failure, a pregnancy not implanted in the uterine cavity and a coma.Comments are being taken...

...the fairgrounds on Sunday afternoon. One of her roommates was about to begin a cruise in New York. The other, on kidney dialysis, needed to have all her medical equipment squeezed into a Jeep and transported to town, she told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...
CPH expansion funding passes

...medical needs identified collectively, according to a community perspective, are cancer care, Alzheimer care, cardiology and dialysis services.Davis' CON application lists cancer care as the number one priority of the expansion.Reach Greg Skinner at greg...
Bill would define 'medically necessary' abortion

...mean a serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to such things as renal disease that requires dialysis; congestive heart failure; coma; or "another debilitating physical condition."French, D-Anchorage, called the proposal...
Study: Area healthier, living well, but cancer care needed

...Following cancer care, Alzheimer's and cardiology services, the community said it needed more of the following services: dialysis at 47 percent; assisted living at 46 percent; wellness at 46 percent; alcohol and drug abuse treatment at 44 percent; pulmonary...
Senate passes abortion bill

...of a major bodily function" due to such things as epilepsy, congestive heart failure, coma or renal disease that requires dialysis.Payment would not be made for "elective" abortions.The Alaska Supreme Court has held that the state must fund medically...


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