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Here are the most important dates for 2015 coverage:
December 15, 2014: The last date to enroll for coverage that starts January 1, 2015
December 31, 2014: Date when all 2014 Marketplace coverage ends, no matter when you enrolled
January 1, 2015: The date 2015 coverage can start if you apply by December 15, 2014, or if you accept automatic enrollment in your 2014 plan or a similar plan
February 15, 2015: The last day to enroll in 2015 coverage. If you miss this deadline, you can't sign up for a health plan inside or outside the Marketplace for the rest of 2015. The only exception is if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.
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Early Trial Promising for Ebola Vaccine (HealthDay) Injections appear safe, but one expert is betting on a different approach
Obesity Tied to Half a Million Cancers Worldwide, Report Shows (HealthDay) Largest number of obesity-related cancers diagnosed in North America and Europe, researchers report
Steer Clear of Cold Meds for Babies, FDA Advises (HealthDay)
Drugs carry serious risks, and most infants, toddlers recover with rest and extra care
Marriage and Heart Health (HealthDay)
December 2014 is
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Prevent Blindness America has declared December as Safe Toys and Gifts Awareness Month. The group encourages everyone to consider if the toys they wish to give suits the age and individual skills and abilities of the individual child who will receive it, especially for infants and children under age three.
New Beginnings: A Discussion Guide for Living Well with Diabetes
The American Cancer Society
What if you could make it so just one family never had to hear the words "you have cancer?" Now you can. This year our community has a unique opportunity to make an impact on the lives of many, and the American Cancer Society urges you to join and sign up today. Anyone can visit www.cps3northla.org and schedule an appointment today to reserve a spot to participate in CPS-3.
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