Stories tagged: "health care"

A supporter of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) stands in front of the Supreme Court of the United States as the Court begins hearing arguments from California v. Texas about the legality of the ACA on November 10, 2020 in Washington, DC. Today is the first time that the Court is hearing a case with all three of President Donald Trump's appointments; Associate Justices Neil Gorsuch, Bret Kavanaugh, and Amy Coney Barrett. California v. Texas is the Republican's latest effort to dismantle the Affordable Care Act after repeated efforts to repeal the Act through the legislative process. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images)
Need Health Insurance? Here’s How to Enroll in the Affordable Care Act for 2023

There are a number of changes coming to ACA coverage in 2023. Here’s a breakdown of what enrollees need to know, and how to apply.

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Florida Approves ‘Dangerous’ Ban on Transgender Health Care Treatment for Youth at DeSantis’ Urging

The governor has made criticizing such treatments for minors a routine part of his reelection campaign, often referring to the procedures in graphic terms during rallies and speeches.

This Is How the Inflation Reduction Act Will Impact Puerto Rico

Island residents will benefit from more affordable health care, prescription drugs, utilities, and electric appliances.

Here’s How the Inflation Reduction Act Will Help Florida Families

The bill lowers healthcare costs, incentivizes companies to adopt renewable energies and produce clean energy products, provides consumer rebates for those products, and delivers tens of billions of dollars of direct investments to American communities—funded by taxes on billion-dollar corporations. 

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New Mental Health Hotline Is Available in Florida

The new hotline, 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline, will provide mental health services and emotional support to people in need.

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Parents Blame Scarcity of COVID Shots for Kids on Gov. DeSantis

Florida was the only state that declined to preorder the vaccines. It also prohibited county health departments from distributing or administering the shots.

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade. What Does That Mean for Floridians?

Here's what the SCOTUS decision and Gov. DeSantis' new abortion ban mean for Florida.