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First VA Clinic For Trans Vets Opens
Big news coming out of Ohio. The VA just opened its first clinic geared towards the health and wellbeing of transgender veterans. Sadly, it’s only open one day a month. Fingers crossed the clinic expands — there are an estimated 134,000 transgender veterans out there and all of them deserve quality medical care.
Health Care Enrollment Now Open!
It’s back! From now until Jan. 31 enrollment is open for health care through the federal exchanges. Most people are eligible for at least some level of subsidies. Health care at a cheaper, lower rate than most private plans — what’s not to love? Go to www.healthcare.gov to sign up.