healthcare

healthcare

Trump Is Scaring Immigrants Away from Healthcare Services to Help the Rich

The new public charge rule was created to isolate working class people from the healthcare benefits they need to survive.
Adam Gaffney
8.16.19
LGBTQ

12 Reasons It Should Be Illegal for Doctors Not to Treat Trans People

"I could be denied critical, necessary, and immediate medical care that could leave me permanently injured or even dead."
Diana Tourjée
8.6.19
democratic debate

Elizabeth Warren Just Put the Smackdown on Moderate Democrats

Sen. Elizabeth Warren responded to attacks from moderate John Delaney with fire.
Morgan Baskin
7.31.19
democratic debate

Bernie Sanders Defends Medicare for All: "I Wrote the Damn Bill"

Tuesday's debate turned quickly into a fracas over Medicare for All with Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren defending their policy from the moderates onstage.
Cameron Joseph
7.31.19
healthcare

Kamala Harris Just Dropped a "Medicare for All" Plan. Here’s How It Stacks Up to Bernie and Biden’s.

Her plan would keep a role for the private insurance industry and kick in over a much longer period than the bill proposed by Sanders.
Cameron Joseph
7.29.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Why Americans Are Getting Their Insulin from Mexico

We walked across the border with a diabetic on a mission
Kristin Fraser
7.21.19
2020

Bernie and Biden Are Pumped to Beat Each Other Up Over Medicare for All

The two 70-somethings need an issue to jumpstart their campaigns.
Cameron Joseph
7.16.19
democratic debate

Elizabeth Warren Just Went Full “Medicare for All”

She finally indicated that she'd abolish the private insurance industry.
Cameron Joseph
6.27.19
Health

Med Students Are Doing Vaginal Exams on Unconscious, Non-Consenting Patients

The practice is still legal in 42 states despite decades-long ethical concerns. In the #MeToo era, things are starting to change.
Hannah Harris Green
6.26.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

The First Vaccine for Malaria Has Arrived

It's momentous, but there are caveats.
Agnes Walton
6.20.19
Health

Being Black in America Is a Health Risk. It's Time for Reparations.

Cash would not only be a form of repayment, it would also undeniably improve people's health.
Jason Silverstein
6.19.19
Facebook

Your Future Doctor Could Monitor Your Facebook Posts for Disease

Medical providers could soon use your social media to predict diseases from depression to diabetes, sparking questions of data privacy.
Madeleine Gregory
6.18.19
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