By Michelle Andrews When Katherine Frega was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma eight years ago at age 17, she was so sick that all..
By Phil Galewitz The Trump administration wants Medicare for the first time to embrace telemedicine across the country by paying doctors..
By Brian Rinker Dressed in jailhouse orange, with hands and feet shackled, Jimi Ray Haynes stood up in a Santa Cruz..
By Martha Bebinger, WBUR States serve as “laboratories of democracy,” as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis famously said. And states..
By Jay Hancock and Shefali Luthra After almost slapping a tax on makers of opioid pills earlier this year, Minnesota lawmakers are set..
By Phil Galewitz Sherri and Thomas Croom have been foster parents to 27 children — from newborns to teenagers — during..
Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin has had his lawsuit against a group of his own citizens dismissed. U.S. District Judge Gregory..
By Steven Findlay When Tracy Deis decided in 2016 to transition from a full-time job to part-time contract work, the loss..
By Shefali Luthra When the American Medical Association — one of the nation’s most powerful health care groups — met in..
By Martha Bebinger, WBUR The Trump administration announced a plan Friday that would affect about 40 percent of the payments physicians..
By Anna Gorman Dr. Nick Nelson walks through busy Highland Hospital to a sixth-floor exam room, where he sees patients from..
By Phil Galewitz The Trump administration’s decision Tuesday to slash funding to nonprofit groups that help Americans buy individual health insurance..