Uninsured woman shared she was going to try medicinal herbs to deal with intestinal worms, sparking debate on the state of US healthcare
'Just go to urgent care.'
On Jul 8, 2022 by Jack Alban
‘How about you transfer me over to someone else who isn’t sexist’: Woman says insurance company refused to speak to her without talking to her husband first—even though she’s the primary insured
'They must have literally just seen a man’s name and were like, ‘he must be the primary,’ and put him first.'
On Jun 26, 2022 by Braden Bjella
‘It sounds way too good to be true’: Uninsured TikToker saved over $200 on medication using Mark Cuban’s pharmacy, sparking debate on big pharma
'We’re conditioned that those skyhigh prices were the norm.'
On Jun 10, 2022 by Victoria Gagliardo-Silver
‘American health system is a joke’: TikToker flies to Turkey to avoid paying over $3000 for a root canal in the U.S.
'That is why my family mostly go to Mexico to get it fixed if they can.'
On May 28, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg
‘I’m not paying it’: Woman outlines how a hospital charged her almost $4,000 for Tylenol
She goes on to explain the best way to fight outrageous medical bills.
On Apr 29, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
Teen dies after being denied treatment for coronavirus because he didn’t have health insurance
'By the time he got there, it was too late.'
On Mar 27, 2020 by Samantha Shaps
Warren says we’ve all been thinking about health insurance companies
Nobody likes it.
On Sep 12, 2019 by Claire Goforth
Sorry, Texas women—you’ll have to pay for ‘rape insurance’ to have a ‘non-emergency’ abortion
Are women supposed to anticipate being victims of rape?
On Aug 16, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
House passes bill denying millions of women health insurance coverage for abortion
H.R. 7 will disproportionately affect low-income women.
On Jan 24, 2017 by Jessica Machado
John Oliver blasts states that refused to expand Medicaid under Obamacare
Some states are playing politics with people's health.
On Nov 2, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Find out how much you’ll pay under Obamacare in 30 seconds
Calculator lets you see how much you'll pay for a plan via Healthcare.gov
On Mar 27, 2014 by Tim Sampson
Healthcare.gov’s ‘Glitch Girl’ speaks out against cyberbullies
She didn't design the website, in case you were confused about that.
On Nov 13, 2013 by Miles Klee
Here’s what happened when John Green signed up for Obamacare
John Green signed up for Obamacare and traditional insurance—guess which took longer.
On Oct 8, 2013 by Michelle Jaworski
Beware the Obamacare scammers
The sprawling network of federal, state, and state-licensed third-party sites can make it difficult for people to tell a legitimate resource from a fly-by-night operation.
On Oct 8, 2013 by Aaron Sankin