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Your Health Information, Your Rights

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Whether health information is stored on paper or electronically, patients have the right to keep it private. They also have the right to get a copy of their records, to request to make a change to those records, and to know how that information is used and shared.

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2012: The HHS Year in Review

2012: The HHS Year in Review

December 31, 2012  

The health care law gives you more control over your family's health.

Moms and the Affordable Care Act

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About 15 million people care for a loved one with Alzheimer's in the US. Knowing what to expect and preparing for the challenges can help people with Alzheimer's live better. HHS offers resources to support those who face Alzheimer's disease.

The Answers Start Here

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This TV ad, from CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign, features three people who have stomas as a result of their smoking. They provide tips on how to live with this condition.

CDC: Tips from Former Smokers

December 05, 2012  

People can recover.

Why "RE"covery?

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