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Democrats Did Something Big On Health Care And Nobody Is Paying Attention

House Democrats passed a major health care bill last December, one that promises substantial, much-needed relief to Americans struggling with cost of prescription drugs. Yet somehow, almost no one outside of Washington seems to be paying attention. The most important provision of the bill would allow the federal government to negotiate directly with manufacturers over […]

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Dangerous Childbirth Complications Are On The Rise — And Black Women Are Paying The Price

Life-threatening complications during childbirth are on the rise in the United States, up almost 200 percent from the early 1990s to 2014. And a striking investigation published in the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology this week reveals who is most at risk.  Looking at national hospital data, researchers found that the rate of severe childbirth complications was […]