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In addition to overall health outcomes and indicators that consistently place Georgia in the bottom tier nationally, our state has considerable health disparities between communities. Racial and ethnic minority communities, rural and low-income urban communities, and those with disabilities and chronic mental illness, all experience worse health and worse opportunities for health than their peers. Georgians for a Healthy Future supports policies and practices that advance the opportunities for optimal health for all Georgians.

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Aug 12, 2020
Insurance exchange prices to see small increases
Andy Miller

Laura Colbert of consumer advocacy group Georgians for a Healthy Future said Monday that even a 6.5 percent increase could prove difficult to afford for families who don’t qualify for…

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A consumer health advocates guide to the 2020 elections: U.S. Congress

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A consumer health advocates guide to the 2020 elections: Georgia’s General Assembly

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