Voting Can Be Good for Your Health

Voting Can Be Good for Your Health

Obama’s re-election means insurance companies won’t be able refuse to cover the treatment I will need for the rest of my life.

Lifesaving Law

Lifesaving Law

Steve Gepner’s story illustrates the importance of one of the Affordable Care Act’s key provisions.

My Broken Heart

My Broken Heart

I have to figure out whether I want to spend my last years writing about this new country.

Donald Kaul’s Breather

Donald Kaul’s Breather

With all that ink running in his veins, no stupid heart attack could interfere with a deadline.

Why Women Love John Roberts

Why Women Love John Roberts

The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the health care mandate may not stop the war on women, but it surely feels good to win such a decisive battle.

What Medical Mistakes?

What Medical Mistakes?

Privilege rules at U.S. hospitals and patients are at the mercy of powerful players who operate with impunity.

The Freedom to Fear

The Freedom to Fear

The only change the Supreme Court’s majority believes in is change that takes us back to the 18th century.

Health Care Q & A

Not all the arguments about the Affordable Care Act take place in the Supreme Court.