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I’m self-employed and I shop for health insurance every year. Here’s the equation I use to choose the best plan.

To find the best plan for herself, she runs the numbers — including copays, premiums, out-of-pocket maximums, and prescription costs.
Coinsurance is the money you'll pay your provider after you've hit your deductible.

Choosing a health insurance plan? Pay attention to your coinsurance costs — they could leave you with thousands in medical bills

Coinsurance is different from a copay — it's the money you'll pay your health insurance provider after you've met your deductible.

People are slamming Amazon and Jeff Bezos after hundreds of part-time Whole Foods workers lose benefits 2 years after acquisition

Whole Foods is cutting medical benefits for hundreds of part-time workers two years after its acquisition by Amazon.
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a news conference to introduce the "Medicare for All Act of 2019" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 10, 2019.

Democrats are clashing over how to fix US health care. Here are the 7 key terms you need to know.

Progressive and moderate Democrats are battling over how to remake the nation's health care system. These terms will help cut through the jargon.
Sara Hinojosa, 31, has her blood pressure read at a free medical and dental health clinic in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 27, 2016.

The number of Americans without health insurance jumped for the first time since the Obamacare debate kicked off in 2009

The increasing number of people lacking health insurance is remarkable given the relative strength of the American economy.
"I have PTSD, and having this all presented like this makes me feel safer about seeing doctors," Shannon Dingle wrote.

A woman created a ‘health resume’ to bring to her doctor’s appointments, and doctors think it’s genius

Shannon Dingle shared a photo of the document on Twitter. It includes her medical history, health goals, and information about her as a person.
Administrator Seema Verma has been a strong advocate for the Medicaid work requirement, but a new study found that it failed to boost employment.

A new study showed one of the Trump administration’s biggest healthcare changes failed at its main goal

The Trump administration is pushing to add work requirements to Medicaid. One study on an early test state says it failed to achieve its main goal.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on May 16 confronted the CEO of a drug company of the high cost of an HIV prevention drug.

GOP voters agree with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez when it comes to one of the thorniest questions in health care

About 65% of Republicans agree the government should play at least some role in influencing prices of drugs like Truvada — an HIV-preventing drug.

5 Republicans who have said the Alabama abortion ban goes ‘too far’

From Pat Robertson to Tomi Lahren, here are prominent conservatives who think that the Alabama abortion bill goes to far.