health insurance

Hurry Up and Wait: Docs Say Insurers Increasingly Interfere
  • 29 July 2019
Doctors say they need more approvals from insurance companies for routine things like medical scans...
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Did Alex Smith Die at Age 26 Because He Couldn’t Afford Insulin?
  • 24 September 2018
The Minneapolis man suffered from type 1 diabetes and had begun rationing his insulin because...
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Six ‘Facts’ About Healthcare in Japan
  • 25 April 2018
We fact-check a series of claims about Japan's healthcare and medical insurance system.
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Did a Texas Teacher Named Heather Holland Die Because She Couldn’t Afford Flu Medicine? The 38-year-old's death from complications of influenza became an internet cause célèbre after it was...
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Barack Obama on Veterans’ Health Insurance
  • 8 April 2009
A statement purportedly reproducing President Obama's response regarding opposition to his veterans' health insurance plan...
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