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By Chad Terhune, Barbara Feder Ostrov, Kaiser Health News
Few, if any, states would be able to fund federal health care subsidies on their own under the American Health Care Act.
By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez, Kaiser Health News
Smokers expose their families to increased levels of nicotine and chemical residue left behind from cigarettes known as "thirdhand smoke."…
By Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News
Not so long ago, providing high-level care seemed impossible at Lost Rivers Medical Center. Now, the rural facility is innovating faster than many urban hospitals in Idaho.
By Guy Gugliotta, Kaiser Health News
A whooping cough and measles outbreak prompted lawmakers to require parents to personally meet with health officials before a waiver can be granted.
By Sharon Jayson, Kaiser Health News
As more people are reaching triple digits, figuring out the mysteries of longevity has taken on new importance among researchers.
By Bruce Horovitz and Julie Appleby, Kaiser Health News
Spending on direct-to-consumer drug commercials grew 62 percent since 2012, even as ad spending for most other product types was flat.
By Sarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News
For years, congressional Democrats have tried to pass legislation to allow Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices for millions of beneficiaries. Now, they believe they have a not-so-secret weapon: President Donald Trump.
The Central Valley — a vast agricultural and mostly low-income swath of California — has seen an unprecedented spike in congenital syphilis over the last few years.
By Mark Zdechlik, Minnesota Public Radio
One way to lower premiums: high-risk insurance pools for people with health problems. But critics say even successful high-risk pools were very expensive.
By Jenny Gold, Kaiser Health News
Mental health professionals around the country report a stream of patients coming in with "post-election stress disorder" -- the unofficial name for anxiety and depression related to the blast of daily news on the new administration.
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