Michelle Andrews appears in the following:
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Friday, April 22, 2016
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
Friday, April 01, 2016
Monday, March 28, 2016
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Friday, March 18, 2016
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Friday, March 11, 2016
Tuesday, March 08, 2016
As people get older, their health care goals may shift from living as long as possible to maintaining a good quality of life: quality over quantity.
In many cases, the medical treatment older people receive often doesn't reflect this change in priorities.
A wide-ranging report from the Dartmouth Atlas ...
Friday, February 26, 2016
Less than half of young men have heard of emergency contraception, a recent study found, even though it's available over the counter at drug stores and is effective at preventing pregnancy after sex.
The study, published in the March issue of Journal of Adolescent Health, analyzed survey responses by ...
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
A few years ago, when a young woman delivered her baby at Alleghany Memorial Hospital in Sparta, N.C., it was in the middle of a Valentine's Day ice storm and the mountain roads out of town were impassable. The delivery was routine, but the baby girl had trouble breathing because ...
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
As the 2015 tax filing season gets underway, tax preparers said a delay in health law tax forms is tripping up some consumers, while others want details about exemptions from increasingly stiff penalties for not having insurance.
Under the law, most people must have health insurance or pay a ...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
There's never a shortage of questions about the twists and turns of health coverage. Here are answers to recent questions from readers about premium tax credit repayments for marketplace plans, out-of-network emergency care and nursing home bills.
While doing my taxes I discovered that I made more money in 2015 ...
Tuesday, February 02, 2016
In January, more than 350,000 New Yorkers began paying $20 a month or less for comprehensive health insurance with no deductibles and low copayments, for a type of coverage made possible by the federal health law. Minnesota has similar coverage in place through the same option, with more than ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Last fall, Shalonda Brown decided she'd had it with paying nearly $1,000 a month for family health, dental and vision plans through her job at an independent lab in Dallas.
Casting about for an alternative, she checked out individual family plans on HealthCare.gov. No dice. The family's income was too ...
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
As the third open enrollment period winds down on the health insurance marketplaces, one thing hasn't changed much since the online exchanges opened: It's still often hard to find out whether a plan covers abortion services.
The health law requires insurers to say one way or the other, and they ...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
For people whose income changes shift them above or below the Medicaid threshold during the year, navigating their health insurance coverage can be confusing. Ditto for lower income people who live in states that may expand Medicaid this year.
Under the health law, states can expand Medicaid coverage to adults ...