In 2015, Florida removed more than 13,000 children—“the sickest and most vulnerable,” argues one physician—from a well-respected and comprehensive Medicaid plan called Children’s Medical Services. Two years later, physicians and families are still reeling, and seething, in…

McDowell County in West Virginia is just one of many communities hanging in the balance while Washington decides the fate of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). It’s also a community of Trump supporters, where many voted in hopes of “bringing back coal” to an area that’s lost 60…

Republicans in the US House released their long-awaited plan yesterday for replacing the Affordable Care Act. The plan swaps out federal insurance subsidies with individual tax credits and grants to states. The 2 Republican bills offered also drop the penalty for failing…

The science community warns of further complications with the repeal of Obamacare. Atul Gawande and others fear the potential loss of vital data if patients, scared that honesty could lead to denial of coverage without the preexisting condition clause, may not accurately…

Advocates for people with HIV say repealing the Affordable Care Act would turn back the clock, leaving many without insurance and much-needed care.   Before the 2010 act, HIV patients often were denied coverage for having a “preexisting condition” and were subject to caps…