A Gallup-Sharecare Well-Being Index poll shows the percentage of U.S. adults without health insurance rose by 1.3 percentage points, or an estimated 3.2 million people, in 2017—making it the largest single year increase since 2008.
Ronny Jackson, the official physician to the president and a rear admiral in the Navy, says he believes President Trump's health should allow him to serve out his current term as president, as well as a second term if re-elected.
House Republicans' new short-term continuing resolution would fund the federal government for an additional four weeks, reauthorize federal CHIP funding for six years, and delay the Affordable Care Act's taxes on medical devices, health insurance, and high-cost employer-sponsored health plans.
Kentucky’s newly approved Medicaid waiver allows the state to implement premium and work requirements on certain Medicaid beneficiaries.
Providers say "halting [a] sneeze via blocking [the] nostrils and mouth is a dangerous maneuver" that "should be avoided, as it may lead to numerous complications."