The Democratic-controlled Senate is on a path toward defeating tea party attempts to dismantle President Barack Obama's health care law.
A solid majority of Americans oppose defunding the new health care law if it means shutting down the government and defaulting on debt.
Walgreen is moving 120,000 employees to a private health insurance exchange from coverage provided directly from carriers.
Ever wonder what the social safety net battle looks like from the other side? Here's a look at the eight groups that have been hurt the worst by budget cuts.
In our 40s, our bodies tend to start deteriorating -- at least a bit. That's why planning ahead now is vital to help secure good health care that won't kill your budget later.
Managing health care costs in your 30s may not seem a major consideration, but it's worth thinking about how to secure good care while not spending anymore than you need.
A lot of misinformation has grown up around retirement, a much-anticipated but sometimes dreaded stage of life. Here's the lowdown.
Obamacare is coming -- which means that you're going to have to take a more active role in your health care. Here are a few tips for making the transition.
If you're in your 20s it's the ideal time to consider your future health care needs so you're financially ready to tackle health issues when they arise.
About half the people who now buy their own health insurance would qualify for federal tax credits to offset rate shock, according to a new private study.
No need to travel overseas for cheap medical care: A new online tool makes it possible to see the best prices for dozens of procedures right in your own backyard.
Some smokers trying to get coverage next year under President Obama's health care law may get a break from tobacco-use penalties that could have made premiums unaffordable.
The Obama administration says it will push back the deadline for large employers to provide health insurance for their workers, a key part of health care reform, until 2015.
So far, much of the debate around Obamacare has focused on the cost of premiums in the state-based health insurance exchanges. But what will enrollees get for their money?
Obamacare critics seem strangely obsessed with healthy 25-year-old men. Could it be because they are one of the few groups who will be paying more for insurance?
Walmart's low-wage and low-benefit model costs U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars a year, a new congressional report reveals. Now, California is pushing back.
A greater-than-expected slowdown in health spending has helped buy Medicare more time before it will no longer be able to pay out full benefits.
When it comes to breast cancer, your health care can be trumped by your finances: Even if your best bet is to follow in Angelia Jolie's footsteps, you may not be able to.
For millions of Americans, Medicare is a major key to a secure retirement, but over the years, it's gotten increasingly complex. Here's the simple version of how it all works.
Spending on prescription medicines in the U.S. fell for the first time in decades last year, as cash-strapped consumers continued to cut back on use of health-care services.
Hospitals within the same city sometimes charge tens of thousands of dollars more for the same procedures, according to government figures released for the first time.
Washington may have passed Obamacare to reform the health care system and reduce costs, but it turns out high cost isn't Americans' No. 1 gripe about our health care system.