clock menu more-arrow no yes

Health Care

Vox's coverage of the Affordable Care Act, Medicare-for-all, emergency room fees, and everything else you need to know about the health care industry.

Rapid tests, omicron, and you

The Supreme Court could hand down another major attack on Roe v. Wade any day now

The great population growth slowdown

22 things we think will happen in 2022

22 predictions we made in 2021, and the 13 we got right

Covid-19 surges spark chain reactions that strain US hospitals everywhere

Why more psychiatrists think mindfulness can help treat ADHD

Just how much is Trump’s judiciary sabotaging the Biden presidency?

How to make sense of the case and hospitalization data as omicron takes off

How omicron broke Covid-19 testing

Congress is on the brink of an immense health policy failure

You might get a breakthrough case of Covid-19 this winter. Here’s how to prepare.

Does it still make sense for vaccinated people with Covid-19 to isolate for 10 days?

Bonsai and the delicate art of feeling better

Omicron is coming and lockdowns aren’t coming back. So what can we do?

The one good thing that could come from Gavin Newsom trolling the Supreme Court

The one-dose problem is real

Don’t be fooled: The Supreme Court’s Texas abortion decision is a big defeat for Roe v. Wade

What South Africa is seeing in its omicron outbreak

Why adoption isn’t a replacement for abortion rights

Who the pandemic’s next phase will hurt the most

Biden’s winter Covid plan is what a new normal might look like

How to know if omicron is as scary as it seems

Booster shots today could fight omicron tomorrow

It sure sounds like Roe v. Wade is doomed

4 big questions about the new omicron variant

How the Supreme Court could overrule Roe v. Wade without overruling Roe v. Wade

Prices for food and gas are rising sharply. Is health care next?

Senate rules could undercut Democrats’ prescription drug plan

Improving public transit makes it easier for people to stay healthy

The lawsuits attacking Biden’s workplace vaccine mandate, explained

Why the US nursing crisis is getting worse

This may finally be the year Congress lets Medicare negotiate drug prices

An unusual alliance appears likely to fracture Texas’s abortion ban

The US is about to make the same pandemic preparedness mistake — again

Pfizer’s clinical data puts the US one step closer to a Covid-19 vaccine for younger kids

Who should get a Covid-19 booster shot right now?

The Supreme Court’s very unusual new abortion orders, explained

Democrats’ winnowing health care ambitions

Texas’s anti-abortion law is back at SCOTUS. Here’s what’s different this time around.

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for Meat/Less

How to eat well and do good, in 5 emails.