What Medicare For All Might Mean For 4 Mass. Households
If you've watched Democratic presidential debates, you've heard of Medicare for All. But there’s little information about what the system might mean for your costs. So we created a basic formula, and four individuals and families in Massachusetts agreed to help test it.
Methodology: How We Calculated The Tax Rates For Our Medicare For All Examples
For our analysis, we used three tax rates -- 11.5%, 15% and 18% -- to calculate what health care might cost our four Massachusetts individuals...
California Wants To Train Doctors To Prevent Gun Deaths
NPR's Scott Simon asks UC Davis Health psychiatrist Amy Barnhorst about training doctors to prevent gun deaths through counseling patients.
PHOTOS: Why Lynsey Addario Has Spent 10 Years Covering Maternal Mortality
The Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, known for her work in war zones, turns to a topic that is often shied away...
Opioid Case With 2 Ohio Counties As Plaintiffs Set To Go To Trial Next Week
The first federal case against the opioid industry goes to trial Monday. Some companies have settled to avoid trial, others...
What's Behind The Research Funding Gap For Black Scientists?
Black scientists more often seek grants for community health studies, but molecular-level research proposals win more funding. More diversity throughout...
Denver Hospital Builds Affordable Housing For 'Stranded' Patients
One Denver hospital has been grappling with what it calls "stranded" patients who no longer need medical care but have nowhere safe to go.
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