A new study, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, claims there is no amount of alcohol consumption that is good for you. This comes after numerous reports that in moderation, alcohol has a number of health benefits.
Did you buy a health insurance plan through the marketplace and hate it? Canceling your marketplace health insurance policy may seem confusing, but here’s everything you need to know.
Preventive care is essential to keeping you healthy and catch disease and illness early on, and it’s crucial that your health insurance plan offers coverage for these healthcare services. Are you covered?
Does the thought of getting health insurance stress you out? Well, don’t let it, because FirstQuote Health makes finding the perfect plan easier than ever! Here’s how to get health insurance in 2019.
The Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) was established under President Obama’s Affordable Care Act, but here’s what’s what you need to know under President Trump in 2018.
Phantosmia, the mysterious case of phantom smells happen more often than you think. If you’ve ever experienced smelling a particular odor nobody else has, you’re not alone, but what does it mean for your health?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is looking into the current measles outbreak happening in the US right now, with over 100 cases being reported across 21 states.
See how artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming the healthcare industry, bringing exciting new possibilities to how medical professionals treat patients and catch diseases early on.
How do you deal with expensive medical bills? The popular crowdfunding platform GoFundMe is seeing a surge of campaigns asking friends and strangers alike to help pay the high cost of healthcare.
Synthetic marijuana, or more accurately, synthetic cannabinoids caused a panic in Connecticut last week, seeing nearly 100 overdoses in New Haven in the span of just 36 hours. Here’s what authorities know.
Don’t expect budget cuts to stop this bill. The President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) reauthorization bill found support on both sides of the political spectrum, and will likely be renewed through 2023.
President Trump and his administration are inserting themselves back into the immigration debate by proposing immigrants make the tough choice between healthcare and a green card. Here’s what’s happening.
High deductible health plans aren’t for everyone, but they do have the potential to save you thousands of dollars on your health insurance each year. Learn if a high deductible is right for you.
It’s been months since the blueprint for lower drug prices was released, but it looks like the US Department of Health and Human Services is finally making headway with their latest statement.
The Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program lost its funding earlier this year, 2 years ahead of schedule. After a handful of successful lawsuits, President Trump and his administration were forced to change their tune.
Politicians often use immigrants as a scapegoat for the failing US healthcare system, pointing to the additional cost of services. However, a new study reveals that immigrants may actually be subsidizing healthcare for US citizens.
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the US, but it isn’t just the elderly who need to worry. Pediatric strokes aren’t uncommon, which is why you should learn to recognize the symptoms.
More people are turning to vegetarian and vegan diets each year, and the trend only looks to be gaining more traction. However, as healthy as a plant-based diet is, are there nutrients that are being ignored?
According to numbers released by the major US health insurance company, Blue Cross Blue Shield, the number of patients being prescribed opioids is on the decline amid the opioid crisis.
FDA Recall: The US Food and Drug Administration has issued a recall for the popular prescription drug Valsartan, commonly used to help manage blood pressure.
President Trump’s recent meeting with Alex Azar and Pfizer may be offering some relief when it comes to drug prices. In a congratulatory tweet to Pfizer, Trump praised the drug manufacturer for lowering drug prices.
The US Centers for Disease Control usually issues health warnings when dangerous trends begin to pick up steam. Their most recent tweet is a bit shocking, to say the least.
There’s a growing trend on the rise right now that gives parents the option of choosing the gender of their baby. How much would you pay to have a boy or girl?
There’s nothing worse than your health insurance company sending you a rejection letter denying your medical claim, but did you know there was something you can do about it? Here’s how you can change their mind.
Are you like most Americans who opt for the health insurance plan with the lowest premium? Find out how more people are saving money in the long run by choosing expensive coverage options.
Doctors spend their whole careers dedicating themselves to the well-being of others, but new reports are showing that the stressful nature of the job and being overworked is leading to a high suicide rate among doctors.
In honor of International Beer Day, we’ve decided to highlight some of the health benefits of drinking your favorite ales and lagers. Learn what drinking beer can do for your health!
A shocking new study reveals the US is the most dangerous of the developed nations for women when it comes to giving birth. Between injuries and death, it’s evident more work needs to be done.
The verdict is finally in on Bernie Sanders’ now infamous Medicare for All proposal, and the cost is going to shock you. Find out if this groundbreaking study makes or breaks any hope for single-payer healthcare in the US.
If you don’t have health insurance, there are some things you may want to consider before heading to urgent care. Costs can often run high, and make sure to avoid the costly mistake of an emergency clinic.
If you’re unhappy with your health coverage, don’t worry, there is something you can do about it. Learn how you can cancel your health insurance plan without facing any harsh penalties or repercussions.
Short-term health insurance plans just made a comeback after the latest move by the Trump administration. Consumers will soon be allowed to enroll in the cheaper, less comprehensive health plans for up to 3 years.
Was a Netflix documentary the beginning of the end for Essure? Bayer announced it will be discontinuing its faulty IUD in December of this year after numerous reports of severe side effects.