health insurance


The Number Of Americans Without Health Insurance Rose for the First Time Since Obamacare

Uninsured rates had been declining since Obama's landmark health law was enacted in 2010.
Emma Ockerman
health care

Democrats are about to drop their most aggressive "Medicare for All" bill yet. Here's what's in it.

This time around, more people will be covered sooner.
Rex Santus
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Young and the Uncared For

The dark truths behind our obsession with self-care.
Shayla Love
mental health

The Dark Truths Behind Our Obsession With Self-Care

What this growing trend reveals about the flaws in mental healthcare.
Shayla Love
Invisible Jobs

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Working in Construction

Solid union wages are a big draw—and a great equalizer—but being the only woman on a 500-person crew comes with its own set of challenges.
Anita Hamilton

Treat Yourself to a Health Shopping Spree

Now is the perfect time to max out your free and discounted health benefits for 2018.
Anita Hamilton

How to Find a Therapist You Can Actually Afford

With a single session costing as much as $300 in some cities, mental health care can feel more like a privilege than a right. We asked practitioners and patients alike for tips on how to make it work.
Ilana Novick
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Meet the middlemen who play a big role in high drug prices

Pharmacy benefit managers have a big impact on the price of prescription drugs.
Isabella McKinley Corbo
health care

Trump’s “short term” health insurance plans look cheap but they could drive up costs for everyone else

The Trump administration just moved to make short-term, risky health care plans a whole lot more permanent.
Emma Ockerman
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Patient advocates can save your money — and your life

A brand new profession that helps patients cope with the American healthcare system.
Amanda Pisetzner

How to Save on Health Insurance as a Freelancer in the Trump Era

Obamacare helped make healthcare premiums affordable. Tax reform is changing that.
Raj Chander
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How Many Deductions Should You Actually Take on Your Taxes?

Here's what you need to know to make sure you owe the least amount of money to (or get a nice healthy return from) the IRS.
FREE Staff