By Sy Mukherjee on November 14, 2013
About 37 percent of Americans didn't see a doctor or fill a prescription because it was too expensive in 2013 -- a significantly higher number than for other well-to-do countries.
By Sy Mukherjee on November 5, 2013
During American Diabetes Month, GOP governors refusing Obamacare's Medicaid expansion are preventing millions of low-income Americans from getting affordable treatment for the condition.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 21, 2013
Current individual health plans tend to be skimpy and don't help very much if you have an actual medical condition. Obamacare is changing that.
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By Sy Mukherjee on October 18, 2013
Adult obesity rates have stayed in a steady range for almost a decade. But it's still much too high for public health advocates' comfort.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 9, 2013
In states that aren't expanding Medicaid under Obamacare, the vast majority of the uninsured won't receive any public assistance to help them get covered.
The first-of-its-kind law is drawing criticism from the pharmaceutical industry, which will challenge it in court.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on October 2, 2013
Being able to buy insurance as individuals under the Affordable Care Act make it much easier to pursue an already-risky career in the arts.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 2, 2013
The happiest place on earth just got a little happier, now that Disney is making sure that 30-hour-a-week workers have better health benefits than they did before.
By Sy Mukherjee on September 19, 2013
Obamacare opponents have been trying their hardest to sabotage health care reform on both the state and federal levels. These five tactics make up the overall Republican strategy to drag down the law.
By Sy Mukherjee on September 17, 2013
Race, income level, and age are all critical factors that determine which Americans are uninsured and which are not.