Dec. 13, 2017

Why is it so hard to get mental health treatment covered by insurance? Patients face this catch-22.

Those with depression, anxiety, eating disorders and other mental health conditions are more likely than medical patients to be denied claims for insurance coverage. Here's why, and how to fight back.

Dec. 12, 2017

Health Insurance Deadline 2017: What to know about marketplace plans on the last day to apply

What time does open enrollment end? Find out the insurance deadline for Obamacare here, plus three things to know about 2018 costs, and how to get cheaper or free health care.
Nov. 17, 2017

Tax reform cleared the House. Here’s the plan to kill it in the Senate.

“Trying to take away people’s health care will only intensify the grassroots resistance to the Trump tax scam.”
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Oct. 24, 2017

Emergency rooms are providing nearly half of all medical care in the US — and that may be a problem

Certain groups are relying on emergency rooms more than others.
Oct. 24, 2017

Top Congressional Republicans unveil their own health care plan to rival stalled bipartisan deal

It guts the ACA's individual and employer mandates and puts "pro-life protections" in the way of CSRs and federal funding.
Oct. 22, 2017

Mitch McConnell says he’ll bring bipartisan health care bill to a vote — if Trump will sign it

As Trump goes back and forth on his support of a bipartisan health care bill, Mitch McConnell says he's waiting on Trump's approval to bring the bill to a vote.

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Oct. 19, 2017

Survey finds black, Asian and women doctors are more likely to face bias — from their own patients

Some doctors experience bias and offensive comments from the very people they're trying to help.
Oct. 18, 2017

Are wellness and self-care products a ripoff? How to save money and get healthy for real

These money saving secrets help you eat healthier, feel better and care for yourself on a budget.
Sept. 28, 2017
Sept. 27, 2017

Trump still says Republicans are close to repealing Obamacare. The evidence says otherwise.

The president just tweeted an alternate reality about Republicans’ Obamacare repeal effort.

Sept. 26, 2017

Graham-Cassidy bill is dead as GOP admits “we don’t have the votes” to repeal Obamacare

The latest Republican-led effort to repeal and replace Obamacare won't get a vote, officially killing the legislation.
Sept. 26, 2017

Pence to Alaskans: If Obamacare repeal fails, you’ll get health care like they have in Canada

Vice President Mike Pence made the comments before the GOP-led effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act collapsed once again.
Sept. 25, 2017

Massive crowd of protesters show up in Senate hours before Graham-Cassidy hearing

“This isn’t just a health care bill — this is a voter suppression bill,” ADAPT's Bruce Darling said.
Sept. 25, 2017

Just 20% support Graham-Cassidy health care bill, poll finds

According to the poll, not one political group supports the bill.
Sept. 24, 2017

Sen. Ted Cruz on Graham-Cassidy: “Right now, they don’t have my vote.”

“Right now, they don’t have my vote, and I don’t think they have [Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah’s] vote, either.” Sen. Ted Cruz said.

Sept. 24, 2017

Sen. Collins: “Very difficult for me to imagine a scenario where I would vote yes” on Graham-Cassidy

The Maine senator said she will make her final judgement after the CBO score is revealed.
Sept. 22, 2017

Obamacare repeal looks dead, after McCain says he’ll vote no

“I cannot in good conscience vote for the Graham-Cassidy proposal,” McCain said in a statement.
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Sept. 22, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel responds to critics and goes after Trump in latest monologue against Graham-Cassidy

Kimmel responded to critics and went after the president in his latest takedown of the Graham-Cassidy plan.
Sept. 22, 2017

Arrests, sit-ins, shouting — activists plan a week of nationwide protest to fight Graham-Cassidy

"C-SPAN is going to be more exciting than usual on Monday."
Sept. 21, 2017

Support for single-payer health care surges as Republicans try and repeal Obamacare

Republicans are trying to build support for an Obamacare repeal by raising the specter of single-payer. A new poll says that talking point may not work.

Sept. 21, 2017

In the debate over pre-existing conditions, only one person is right. And it’s Jimmy Kimmel.

Graham-Cassidy would unquestionably open the door to insurance companies again charging people with pre-existing conditions more for health insurance.
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Sept. 20, 2017

What is a CBO score? The methodology behind assessing the Graham-Cassidy health care plan

Here's the methodology behind the numbers at the heart of the health care debate.
Sept. 20, 2017

Mitch McConnell reportedly plans to bring Graham-Cassidy health care bill to a vote in Senate

The Senate has until Sept. 30 to pass the measure with just 50 votes.
Sept. 20, 2017

The American people won’t get a full CBO score on Graham-Cassidy — but they do have Jimmy Kimmel

Sen. Cassidy's political gambit appears to have backfired.
Sept. 20, 2017

Graham-Cassidy would let states control insurance. That’s what first led to a need for Obamacare.

"It almost becomes worse than where we were before."

Sept. 19, 2017
Sept. 18, 2017

Arizona governor endorses Graham-Cassidy — signaling potential support for it from Sen. John McCain

With Ducey's endorsement, a clear signal to Sen. John McCain, the Graham-Cassidy health care bill is one small — but-meaningful — step closer to passing the Senate.
Sept. 18, 2017

How Trumpcare 5.0 rose from the dead

The Graham-Cassidy health care bill is the last Republican effort this year to pass "repeal and replace" of the Affordable Care Act.
Sept. 13, 2017

Can Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare-for-all” plan withstand the coming scrutiny?

Republicans will paint the idea as unaffordable. Will voters listen?