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Congress Health Overhaul
FILE - In this Jan. 10, 2017 file photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., accompanied by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif. leaves a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Premiums and the number of uninsured would soar under a Republican bill scuttling President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul that Congress passed last year, lawmakers’ nonpartisan budget analyst estimated Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in a report underlining the GOP’s risks as it starts a fresh push to dismantle and replace that statute. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Osteopathic School Accreditation Woes
FILE - In this June 20, 2016 file photo, Dr. Robert Hasty, the dean of the for-profit Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine, poses for a photo in a cadaver lab at Idaho State University's Meridian Health Sciences Center in Meridian, Idaho. Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter and backers of the proposed for-profit osteopathic medical school have been touting the 78 new medical residency positions the school claims to have created. But an Associated Press review shows those residency spots don't yet exist, and the accreditation board responsible for approving them has denied the first step in the process of creating them. (AP Photo/Rebecca Boone, File)
Gun Industry Suicide
Dr. Christine Moutier, medical director for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, discusses an initiative with the National Shooting Sports Foundation to prevent suicide, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Las Vegas. It’s a difficult topic to discuss and an even tougher one to fix, fraught with politics and societal stigmas: people who kill themselves with a gun. But now two unlikely allies, the gun industry and a leading suicide prevention group, are coming together to tackle it. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
Earns UnitedHealth Group
FILE - This Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, file photo, shows a portion of the UnitedHealth Group Inc.'s campus in Minnetonka, Minn. UnitedHealth Group reports financial results on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)
Belgium Europe Food Waste
A worker removes expired food in a local supermarket in Brussels on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The European Court of Auditors has chided the European Union's executive branch in a report, "Combating Food Waste," that decries the bloc's lack of effort in reducing the food waste, estimating the EU wastes 88 million tons of food per year. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
Medical Makeover
In this Jan. 10, 2017 photo, Adrian Aoun, founder and CEO of Forward, left, gives a demonstration of a vein illumination device that uses infrared light on an Associated Press reporter at a medical office in San Francisco. After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Aoun got an up-close look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess. Now, Aoun is ready to prescribe his remedy. It's called Forward, a health-management service that charges a $149 per month, roughly $1,800 a year, to tend to all of its patients' primary-care needs. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)