The American Humane Association, which promotes the welfare and safety of animals, says there are 20,000 service dogs working in the U.S.
By Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News
The regulation creates a new exemption from the requirement that most employers offer contraceptive coverage. This one is for “non-religious organizations with sincerely held moral convictions inconsistent with providing coverage for some or all contraceptive services.”…
By Meghana Keshavan, STAT
As the first gene therapies approach the market, drug makers, insurers, and patients are debating complex questions about cost, value, and payment plans.
WASHINGTON — If House Speaker Paul Ryan comes down with the flu this winter, he and his security detail won’t be screeching off toward the closest CVS for his Tamiflu. Instead, he can just walk downstairs and pick up the…
By Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News, Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News and Mary Agnes Carey, Kaiser Health News
Apparently frustrated by Congress’ inability to “repeal and replace” the Affordable Care Act, President Donald Trump this week decided to take matters into his own hands. Late Thursday evening, the White House announced it would cease key payments to insurers.
President Trump continued to chip away at the Affordable Care Act by ending subsidies to health insurance companies that help pay deductibles, co-payments and out-of-pocket charges for lower-income Americans. Judy Woodruff speaks with Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News to…
By Travis Daub
Congress may have failed to repeal and replace Obamacare, but an executive order signed by President Trump on Thursday could trigger big changes in the health care law. William Brangham talks to Avik Roy of the Foundation for Research on…
By PBS NewsHour
In the 100th episode of Brief but Spectacular, 92-year-old Richard Goldbloom offers his take on the things that have made his life spectacular, and what it’s like to begin losing your memories.
With the Senate in recess this week and the House of Representatives out the next, time to find a fix for CHIP is running out.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press
Frustrated by health care failures in Congress, President Donald Trump directed his administration Thursday to rewrite some federal insurance rules as a beginning of renewed efforts to undermine "Obamacare," the program he's promised to kill.
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