Disabled people face a serious problem if Obamacare is repealed: Loss of health insurance courtesy pre-existing conditions.
The GOP’s dogged insistence to continue challenging the birth control clause in the Affordable Care Act is getting obnoxious and tiring: Why can’t they move on to something new?
Transition looks different for every trans person, but for those who do choose to pursue medical transition (or want to), there’s one thing that it definitely looks like across the board: Expensive. Depending on what kind of transition services people want, they may be looking at hormones (a life-long commitment in many cases), gender confirmation […]
I’ve repeatedly lodged my opposition to the Affordable Care Act on the grounds that it does nothing to actually improve access to health care in the United States — it’s more about health insurance reform than actual shifts in health policy. Yes, more people in the US have health insurance. Yes, insurance plans are no […]
One thing is for certain about ACA: It didn’t fix mental health care in the United States. Far from it. While it did add some people to insurance programmes that offered more mental health options, the copays for mental health services are still quite high (even on platinum plans) and the costs for services like […]