Higher Medicare copays, sometimes just a few dollars more, led to fewer doctor visits and to more and longer hospital stays, a new study reveals.
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Unemployed consumers who took advantage of the COBRA subsidy now have six more months of reduced insurance costs. Do you qualify?
Medicare's coverage gap for prescription drugs has steadily gotten bigger since the benefit's inception — but it won't if Democrats get their way.
Pfizer, Merck, GlaxoSmithKline and other pharmaceutical companies got some surprising support from Democratic senators in the defeat of a drug-importation bill.
Most of us are helped by a hospital visit in times of emergency—but some end up far worse than before.
It’s open enrollment, and with premiums and other costs constantly going up, it pays to take the time to review your options.