by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 5, 2014
A succession of emergency room and clinic closures has created what medical experts call “medical deserts,” areas where health services aren't within close distance.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on July 28, 2014
"Where you live in the United States shouldn't determine how long and how healthy you live -- but it does, far more than it should."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2014
Is this the path to getting the country closer to a universal health care system?
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 18, 2014
Pro-life politicians talk a lot about protecting future children. This policy could help do that.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 15, 2014 Updated: July 15, 2014
The mayor of the small town of Belhaven, North Carolina is walking all the way to Washington, DC to ask for solutions for his impoverished constituents.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 9, 2014
Uncompensated care at Arizona hospitals has dropped by 31 percent.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 7, 2014
Larry and Linda Drain have been married for more than 30 years, but they recently split up so Linda can have health insurance.
by Igor Volsky Posted on July 2, 2014
The Supreme Court isn't the only government entity limiting women's access to health care services.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on June 20, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Terry McAuliffe says he'll figure out how to extend health care to 400,000 low-income people even without lawmakers' support.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 20, 2014
Under the expansion, more than half of the total population in Detroit, Miami, Memphis, and Philadelphia would be eligible for Medicaid or subsidized coverage.