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Jackass Star Bam Margera Just Checked Into Rehab Again

Getty ImagesGilbert Carrasquillo Bam Margera is once again seeking help for alcohol addiction. On Monday, the onetime professional skateboarder and star of MTV’s Jackass shared on Instagram that he plans to enter rehab for the third time. In the post, which showed him holding his one-year-old son, Margera wrote: “Off to alcohol rehab for the… Read More »

How Hospitals Turn Charity Care Into Profits — At Taxpayers' Expense

Sometimes it is hard for hospitals to provide expensive care to poor patients. When a low-income patient needs $ 20,000 of chemotherapy, a hospital loses money if that patient cannot pay for the medicine, or pays through Medicaid, with its relatively stingy reimbursement. Fortunately, the federal government created a program for hospitals that care for… Read More »