Defining 'grandfathered'; Pre-existing conditions;

> How the federal government chooses to define the term "grandfathered" could determine which Americans get shut out of benefits included in the health reform law, reports Kaiser Health News. Article

> More than one in five nonelderly Americans (57.2 million or 22.4 percent) have been diagnosed with a pre-existing condition, reports Families USA. Report

> Aetna Inc. has launched a new cross-border health plan that lets members access healthcare in both California and the Mexican cities of Mexicali, Tecate and Tijuana through an agreement with Mexico's HMO program, Sistemas Medicos Nacionales, S.A. de C.V. Press release

> Humana has opened the Humana Center for Health and Well-Being at its corporate headquarters in Louisville, Ky., in partnership with MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark. The center will offer prevention and wellness services to Humana associates. Press release

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