Report: Medical Diagnoses Often WrongMost people will experience at least one inaccurate or delayed medical diagnosis in their lifetimes, warns a new report.
Doctors: Children With Head Lice Should Not Be Kept Home From School Children with head lice should not be kept home from school, new guidelines from leading pediatricians say.
Doctors Face Steep Medicaid Cuts as Fee Boost EndsPrimary care doctors caring for low-income patients will face steep fee cuts next year as a temporary program in President Barack Obama's health care law expires. That could squeeze access just when millions of new patients are gaining Medicaid coverage.
Doctor Shopping for Drugs Declines in Va. State data show fewer people are shopping for doctors in Virginia to illegitimately obtain prescription drugs.
More Consumers Losing Their Doctors Through Obamacare Insurance PansMore consumers realize they bought plans with limited doctor and hospital networks, some after websites that mistakenly said their doctors were included.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
Doctors Say Obamacare Grace Period Will Leave Them With Unpaid BillsPhysicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Poll: Almost A Third Of Americans Avoid Treatment Due To CostsA recent poll suggests that 30 percent of Americans avoid seeking medical treatment due to concerns over costs.
FDA Seeks Faster Warning Updates for Generic DrugsThe Food and Drug Administration is seeking a rule change to allow generic drugmakers to quickly update their warning labels with new safety information for doctors and patients.
Study: U.S. Doctor Demand To Increase By A Third By 2025The findings of a recent study show that demand for doctors throughout the United States will increase by a third by the year 2025.
Study: Brainpower In The Very Old May Be Improving If you're lucky enough to live into your 90s, how well will your brain hold up? You may have an edge over people who got there ahead of you, a new study hints.
Administration: 'Obamacare' To Offer More Choices The White House says insurance companies are showing interest in providing coverage under the new health care law, a development likely to increase market competition and give uninsured people more choices than they now have. Many of the 14 million people who currently buy their own insurance plans could also benefit.