A sampling of readings on health policy, economics and other topics, 1/16/13:

Seniors Look For Star Ratings On Medicare Advantage Plans

Delays in Medicaid Pay Vex Hospitals

Behind Double-Digit Premium Increases

The troubling state of America’s health

The 'Obesity Paradox' -- Is It Healthy To Be Overweight?

New website part of push for uninsured to get coverage

Why Aren't Americans Healthier?

The United States needs to see the doctor

Warning Signs of Violent Acts Often Unclear

Who Knew? Patients’ Share Of Health Spending Is Shrinking

Many More Doctors Using Electronic Health Records

Study documents that some children lose autism diagnosis

Assessing the job polarization explanation of growing wage inequality

Missouri needs meaningful review of health insurance rates

U.S. states need to do more to reduce smoking: study