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How To Get Health Insurance For 2018, And Antibiotic Use Changes 'Big Chicken' Industry

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December 1 means the countdown is on, and we're not talking about Christmas. With just two weeks left for open enrollment on the federal health care marketplace, our experts are back to help answer all your "how" questions. Then, a conversation about America's favorite meat. Health journalist Maryn McKenna gives us some insight into how and why modern agriculture has changed chicken consumption in the United States.

The open enrollment period for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act ends Friday, December 15. Go to to enroll. For help enrolling, go to or called United Way 2-1-1. More information at and

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.