Children’s Health Plan http://www.kunc.org en Boulder's Wealth May Be A Factor For Lowest Obesity Rate http://www.kunc.org/post/boulders-wealth-may-be-factor-lowest-obesity-rate <p>Boulder’s reputation as a healthy city has pushed it to the top nationwide for the lowest obesity rates. The city has come in first for lowest obesity rates every year with the exception of 2009 in a survey conducted by Gallup.</p><p> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 13:48:47 +0000 Dan Greenwood 55198 at http://www.kunc.org Boulder's Wealth May Be A Factor For Lowest Obesity Rate Insurers Revive Child-Only Policies, But Cost Is Still An Issue http://www.kunc.org/post/insurers-revive-child-only-policies-cost-still-issue Health policies for kids are back, now that heath insurers who <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2010/10/14/130562065/sebelius-says-insurers-reneged-on-covering-kids">stopped selling</a> them after the health care overhaul passed are reopening shop, according to a recent <a href="http://www.commonwealthfund.org/~/media/Files/Publications/Issue%20Brief/2012/Oct/1629_Keith_child_only_coverage_ACA_ib.pdf">report</a> from the Commonwealth Fund.<p>Under the 2010 law, insurers were prohibited from denying coverage to children under age 19 because they had pre-existing medical conditions. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 17:51:00 +0000 Michelle Andrews 35446 at http://www.kunc.org Insurers Revive Child-Only Policies, But Cost Is Still An Issue Drive To Insure Colorado Children Succeeding http://www.kunc.org/post/drive-insure-colorado-children-succeeding <p>A campaign to provide health insurance to children is showing progress in Colorado, where two surveys show the number of uninsured kids is down to 8 to 10 percent.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 11:47:51 +0000 Colorado Public News & Ann Imse 21608 at http://www.kunc.org Drive To Insure Colorado Children Succeeding