Echaquan's death in a hospital in Joliette, Quebec, while nurses made racist comments about her has made some Indigenous peoples increasingly fearful of going to the hospital for help.
Even in normal times, life as a caregiver is tough. COVID-19 has made the personal, emotional, and economic costs difficult to bear.
“The last time I was in the emergency, I don't think there was any air conditioning available in the triage area,” one doctor told VICE News.
The pandemic has been even worse for women's reproductive health care than the 2008 recession. And this is just the beginning.
Instead of pushing for public health solutions, Democrats want to cover COBRA premiums.
“We have yet to receive the impact of the strongest, most damaging wave, which will test our material and moral capacities to the limit, as well as our spirit as a society.”
In Louisiana, COVID-19 is spreading faster than it has anywhere else in the world. The state is home to some of the nation's sickest and poorest people, and health care professionals fear the virus will overwhelm emergency resources in as soon as a week.
On the eve of the Michigan primary, Biden wasn't showing any interest in wooing the left flank of the Democratic Party.
The contrast between the two remaining candidates couldn’t be more stark.
One thing you can you do about coronavirus? Vote for the candidate who is most likely to make universal health care a reality.
The court agreed to finally consider a case on whether the ACA can continue to exist without its individual mandate.
The administration's new measure would allow states to pick and choose which medications are paid for, and cut coverage of services not seen as essential.