Health Care

Wellness
People who've experienced hospital stays share what gestures are appreciated and what's actually a burden.
Videos
The congresswoman told HuffPost that Democrats may need to compromise on the Vermont senator’s health care proposal to get it passed.
Entertainment
The "Last Week Tonight" host denounced the U.S. health care system and endorsed "carefully designed universal health coverage.”
Politics
Sometimes the debate over health care is about strategy, not values.
Politics
Moderates shouldn't be too scared of a Sanders presidency when all Republicans and most Democrats in Congress publicly oppose "Medicare for All."
Politics
The Culinary Workers Union has built up its own excellent health plan over the years and doesn't want private insurance phased out.
HuffPost Personal
"My prayers went unanswered. In their wake, now three years into this illness, I am learning to live half-blinded."
HEADSTRONG
A new study suggests there's a relationship between election time and voters' well-being.
Politics
It just proposed a radical change in the program that could cut benefits for "healthy adults."
Politics
The lawsuit makes even less sense than it did before, which is saying something.
Politics
Consular officers can now deny visas to pregnant women, which could prevent them from access to life-saving medical care.
Politics
A user's guide to the debate dividing the Democratic Party's presidential field.
Politics
The 20 million people who stand to lose their health coverage will have to keep waiting to find out.
Politics
The internal medicine association signaled it would support either "Medicare for All" or a strong public option.
HuffPost Personal
"Even though the president has repeatedly promised to protect health care, families like mine are living in limbo and unclear what the future holds for their children."
Politics
They agree on a lot more than they disagree, but the debate pointed out a key difference.
Politics
The CNN host said the president needs "Orwellian double-speak" to win.
Politics
Americans have a wide-ranging set of concerns, with notable divides along party lines.
Parenting
Out-of-pocket costs for maternal care have soared in the past 12 years, research finds.
Politics
The state would be the 39th jurisdiction to expand Medicaid to low-income adults using funding under the Affordable Care Act.