Daily Archives: December 13, 2016

Without ACA Guarantees, 52 Million Adults Could Have Trouble Buying Individual Plans

Without ACA Guarantees, 52 Million Adults Could Have Trouble Buying Individual Plans

By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez More than 1 in 4 adults younger than 65 live with conditions that private insurers could have declined to cover in some policies prior to the…

Marketplace Enrollment Still Important Despite Plans For Health Law Repeal

Marketplace Enrollment Still Important Despite Plans For Health Law Repeal

By Michelle Andrews Since Republicans have plans to repeal the federal health law, should consumers still sign up for next year’s coverage? And if the health law marketplaces disappear…

Identifying Alcoholism

Identifying Alcoholism

Identifying Alcoholism By Chiara Barnaba What is Alcoholism? Wikipedia defines alcoholism as a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in problems and consequences in the strokes of…

Leading the Way? Northern California Cities To Embark On Soda Tax Spending

Leading the Way? Northern California Cities To Embark On Soda Tax Spending

By Ana B. Ibarra Asian Health Services, a community health center in Oakland’s buzzing Chinatown, sees about 6,000 dental patients a year. Hundreds of others are on a…