Health Care & Insurance Topics
Find out what chronic disease is costing American women — in finances and life — and what we can do to prevent it.
A top concern for anyone choosing or re-evaluating a nursing home or assisted living facility should be emergency preparedness.
Having a devoted family caregiver can be invaluable for the person who needs help. But for the caregivers themselves there are benefits—and burdens.
Will you have enough money to pay your health care bills in retirement? If so, you may be among a lucky minority, a new report suggests.
If you’re on Medicare and in the hospital under observation status, there’s good news–and bad news–about how you might be billed.
Medicaid is the second-biggest source of U.S. health coverage. The American Health Care Act would cap spending on this program. Here’s what is at stake.
The American Health Care Act could strand people with pre-existing conditions in health plans that have high premiums and skimpy coverage. Here’s how.
The House has passed the American Health Care Act and it now heads to the Senate. Here are the six most important things to know about this legislation.
A full recovery after a stay in a hospital’s intensive care unit can be difficult for older patients. Here’s what you can do to help.
Doctors who aren’t in your health insurance network can charge you whatever they want. Here’s how to avoid a surprise medical bill and fight unfair bills.