New analysis finds Medicaid expansion brings down Marketplace rates – another benefit on top of gains for low-income individuals and state economies
New analysis shows consumers will still have affordable health coverage options next year
An estimated 73 percent of HealthCare.gov consumers could still purchase a plan for less than $75 per month, even with double digits hikes.
As The For-Profit World Moves Into An Elder Care Program, Some Worry
Only nonprofits were allowed to run some Medicare programs. A year ago, the government flipped the switch, opening the program to for-profit companies.
Government-Protected ‘Monopolies’ Drive Drug Prices Higher, Study Says
Scientific research leading to new drugs is usually funded by the government. Yet private sector coercively inflates drug prices out of unmitigated greed.
Wealthier Americans now receive much more health care than middle class or poor, reversing a 50-year trend: Harvard study
Inequality in the use of health care has increased dramatically in recent years, with wealthier Americans, who tend to be healthier, now consuming the most care.
5 Things To Know About The Supreme Court’s Texas Abortion Decision
What impact might the Supreme Court’s Texas Abortion Decision have on similar laws in other states and this fall’s elections?
In Norway centralised healthcare works. Should the NHS follow suit?
Data and evidence prove that concentrating care in fewer hospitals provides the best patient outcomes, experts in Norway argue.
Filling A Prescription? You Might Be Better Off Paying Cash
Some consumers who use health insurance copays to buy prescription drugs are paying far more than they should be and would be better off paying with cash.
Pregnant Women: How to Protect Yourself
How do women going through their pregnancy protect themselves from potential infection from the Zika virus? Follow these steps.
Obesity Surgery Is a Good Way to Treat Diabetes, Groups Agree
Obesity and Type 2 diabetes are a deadly pair, and numerous studies show stomach-shrinking operations can dramatically improve diabetes.