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If You’re Poor, Fertility Treatment Can Be Out of Reach

If You’re Poor, Fertility Treatment Can Be Out of Reach

Mary Delgado’s first pregnancy went according to plan, but when she tried to get pregnant again seven years later, nothing happened. After 10 months, Delgado,...

In California, Faceoff Between Major Insurer and Health System Shows Hazards of Consolidation

In California, Faceoff Between Major Insurer and Health System Shows Hazards of Consolidation

For weeks, more than half a million Anthem Blue Cross enrollees who receive health care from the University of California were held in suspense. It...

Patients See First Savings From Biden’s Drug Price Push, as Pharma Lines Up Its Lawyers

Patients See First Savings From Biden’s Drug Price Push, as Pharma Lines Up Its Lawyers

Last year alone, David Mitchell paid $16,525 for 12 little bottles of Pomalyst, one of the pricey medications that treat his multiple myeloma, a blood...

States Target Health Insurers’ ‘Prior Authorization’ Red Tape

States Target Health Insurers’ ‘Prior Authorization’ Red Tape

Christopher Marks noticed an immediate improvement when his doctor prescribed him the Type 2 diabetes medication Mounjaro last year. The 40-year-old truck driver from Kansas...

Insurance Doesn’t Always Cover Hearing Aids for Kids

Insurance Doesn’t Always Cover Hearing Aids for Kids

Joyce Shen was devastated when doctors said her firstborn, Emory, hadn’t passed her newborn hearing screening. Emory was diagnosed with profound sensorineural hearing loss in...

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If You’re Poor, Fertility Treatment Can Be Out of Reach

Mary Delgado’s first pregnancy went according to plan, but when she tried to get pregnant again seven years later, nothing happened. After 10 months, Delgado,...

In California, Faceoff Between Major Insurer and Health System Shows Hazards of Consolidation

For weeks, more than half a million Anthem Blue Cross enrollees who receive health care from the University of California were held in suspense. It...

Patients See First Savings From Biden’s Drug Price Push, as Pharma Lines Up Its Lawyers

Last year alone, David Mitchell paid $16,525 for 12 little bottles of Pomalyst, one of the pricey medications that treat his multiple myeloma, a blood...

States Target Health Insurers’ ‘Prior Authorization’ Red Tape

Christopher Marks noticed an immediate improvement when his doctor prescribed him the Type 2 diabetes medication Mounjaro last year. The 40-year-old truck driver from Kansas...

Insurance Doesn’t Always Cover Hearing Aids for Kids

Joyce Shen was devastated when doctors said her firstborn, Emory, hadn’t passed her newborn hearing screening. Emory was diagnosed with profound sensorineural hearing loss in...

What Are the Common Types of Business Health Insurance?

Health spending in the United States continues to rise every year. In 2022, that spending was up to $4.3 trillion. Health care spending goes into...