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For women, there are plenty of advantages to Obamacare

Dr. Nancy Lee, the deputy assistant secretary of Health and Human Services and the director of the Office on Women’s Health, considers the Affordable Care Act, known informally as Obamacare, as “the most important advance in women’s health” in her lifetime. Dr. Lee explained that women have historically been underinsured because so many relied upon their husband’s insurance provided by his employer. Unemployment, divorce or death of the husband left women dangerously exposed. No gender discrimination Under Obamacare a woman can shop [...]