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Tu deuda médica ya no afectaría tu historial de crédito

Pronto a los consumidores podría no preocuparles que las deudas médicas afecten sus puntajes de crédito, bajo las regulaciones federales propuestas…

Muchos adultos jóvenes que empezaron a vapear de adolescentes no pueden dejar el hábito

La adicción al vapeo de G Kumar alcanzó su punto álgido en la Universidad de Colorado, cuando los vapeadores saborizados desechables comenzaban a…

Like Doctors, More Nurse Practitioners Are Heading Into Specialty Care

If your doctor can’t see you now, maybe the nurse practitioner can. Nurse practitioners have long been a reliable backstop for the…

Montana Creates Emergency ‘Drive-Thru’ Blood Pickup Service for Rural Ambulances

Crystal Hiwalker wonders if her heart and lungs would have kept working if the ambulance crew had been able to give her a transfusion as the blood…

Americans With HIV Are Living Longer. Federal Spending Isn’t Keeping Up.

DECATUR, Ga. — Malcolm Reid recently marked the anniversary of his HIV diagnosis on Facebook. “Diagnosed with HIV 28 years ago, AND TODAY I…

California Lawmakers Preserve Aid to Older, Disabled Immigrants

California lawmakers on Thursday passed a 2024-25 budget that rejected Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposal to cut in-home supportive services for…

Indiana Weighs Hospital Monopoly as Officials Elsewhere Scrutinize Similar Deals

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Locals in this city of 58,000 are used to having to wait at railroad crossings for one of the dozens of daily cargo trains to…

Biden’s on Target About What Repealing ACA Would Mean for Preexisting Condition Protections

Jacob Gardenswartz If the Affordable Care Act were terminated, “that would mean over a hundred million Americans will lose protections for preexisting…

Funding Instability Plagues Program That Brings Docs to Underserved Areas

For Diana Perez, a medical resident at the Family Health Center of Harlem, the handwritten thank-you note she received from a patient is all the…

Watch: California Pays Drug Users To Stay Clean

June 13, 2024 Article HTML KFF Health News senior correspondent Angela Hart appeared on Spectrum News…