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Lifehacker Australia

What's an Association Health Care Plan?
Lifehacker Australia
“We expect this new federal law will spark a rise in both insurers refusing to pay medical bills and medical bankruptcies, both of which have fallen since 2010, when the health law went into effect,” Frederick Isasi, executive director of the left ...

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Health.com

6 Health Benefits of Onions
Health.com
Get ready to cry some happy tears, because onions definitely deserve a spot on your cutting board this summer. White, yellow, red/purple, and green—all varieties of onions offer some pretty impressive health benefits. The veggie has long been held in ...



New York Times

When a Health Insurer Also Wants to Be a Hospice Company
New York Times
That insurer, Humana, is making an unusual bet beyond the current strategy of health insurers to merge with pharmacies or buy up doctors' practices. In teaming up with two investment firms, Humana plans to buy two hospice chains that together would ...



NPR

Fearing Deportation, Some Immigrants Opt Out Of Health Benefits For Their Kids
NPR
The fear of family separation is not new for many immigrants already living in the U.S. In fact, that fear, heightened in recent weeks, has been forcing a tough decision for some families. Advocates say a growing number of American children are ...

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U.S. News & World Report

Study: Normalization of Plus-Size Culture Carries Health Risk
U.S. News & World Report
Research from the University of East Anglia published Friday in the journal Obesity found that attempts to end the stigma surrounding larger body sizes, such as plus-size clothing, has unintentionally led to people being unable to realize the health ...

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Dayton Daily News

Class promotes men's disease prevention, health screenings
Dayton Daily News
“Every month CHPS [Civilian Health Promotion Services) highlights a national health observance and offers health education classes or other services that are applicable to that topic. So with it being Men's Health Month, we are offering our Men's ...



PEOPLE.com

Sarah Hyland Hospitalized: What the Actress Has Said About Her Chronic Health Conditions
PEOPLE.com
Sarah Hyland shared “her truth” late Thursday night with the news that she is back in the hospital. The actress, who has a chronic kidney condition, said that she was “torn from work against my will” to deal with her health. Hyland, 27, has been open ...
'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland hospitalized, reveals photo of swollen faceYahoo Entertainment

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The Atlantic

The 3 Reasons the US Health-Care System Is the Worst
The Atlantic
A common talking point on the right is that health care and health insurance are not equivalent—that getting more people insured will not necessarily improve health outcomes. But according to Blumenthal: “The literature on insurance demonstrates that ...



The Atlantic

The New Model for a Health-First Approach to Legalizing Weed
The Atlantic
From a public-health perspective, the ideal marijuana policy would maximize benefits to the criminal-justice system while minimizing social and health effects of abuse and misuse. Indeed the move comes in the same week that researchers at Columbia ...



Chicago Tribune

More doctors embrace membership fees, shunning health insurance
Chicago Tribune
After a billing miscommunication with their health insurance company, David and Danielle Coupe suddenly found themselves uninsured in mid-2016. But the Palatine couple didn't panic. They began searching for alternatives. Soon, they found Dr. Jill Green ...


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