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160 million Americans can"t afford to treat a broken arm

Flickr/jazbeckA lot of Americans are really struggling. The precarious personal finance situation of Americans has made news for years. It is something we've.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2017

160 million Americans can"t afford to treat a broken arm

Flickr/jazbeckA lot of Americans are really struggling. The precarious personal finance situation of Americans has made news for years. It is something we've.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2017

Trump threatens to end insurance subsidies

Ending "bailouts" for insurance companies could end up hurting nearly 6 million Americans who rely on subsidies to afford health coverage. CNNMoney's Tami Luhby reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJul 31st, 2017

39 Cities Where Most Americans Can’t Afford Their Homes

The U.S. Census recommends Americans spend no more than 30% of their income on housing costs per month. Still, an estimated 19 million U.S. households spend over 50% of their income on housing. As........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 14th, 2017

Americans Who Can"t Afford Their Homes Up 146 Percent

Over 38 million American households can't afford their housing, an increase of 146 percent in the past 16 years, according to a recent Harvard housing report......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcJul 6th, 2017

Cuts in the Senate healthcare bill could be brutal for people living in nursing homes

Getty Images/Andrew Burton Medicaid covers health care expenses of 74 million low-income Americans, including nursing home care for those who can't afford it. Medi.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 2nd, 2017

39 million households are paying more for housing than they can afford

Rising housing costs are putting a major squeeze on Americans......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 16th, 2017

There’s a race to treat a condition that affects 38 million Americans — here’s what you need to know (AMGN, TEVA, LLY, ALDR)

Johan Swanepoel/ShutterstockA wave of new preventive migraine medications are on t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 12th, 2017

Owww! If You Think The U.S. Medical Care System Is Broken, Take A Look At Dental Care

Millions of Americans lack dental insurance and can't afford to see a dentist. Among seniors, the problem is even more worse. The result: people delay care and end up with abscesses—and lots of pain. Millions of Americans lack dental insurance and.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 12th, 2016

Big Pharma Has Broken Its Social Contract: How To Restore Fairness In Drug Pricing

The pharmaceutical industry must restore the social contract governing its business practices and lower drug prices so Americans can better afford medication. The pharmaceutical industry must restore the social contract governing its business practi.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesNov 1st, 2016

Amid the exploding opioid epidemic, a new device could change how doctors treat chronic pain

The Spine & Pain Institute of New York via YouTube Chronic pain is a condition that affects millions of Americans.  The standard way to treat it is by using opioid painkillers. But in recent years, especially as the opioid epidemic continues to hi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider17 hr. 49 min. ago

Biotech giant Celgene is abandoning a drug it bought for $710 million — and the stock is dropping

AP/Mike Derer Celgene, a major biotech company, said on Thursday that it planned to stop developing a critical drug. The drug, mongersen, was being tested to treat Crohn's disea.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

3.5 million more people are without health insurance since Trump was elected

Getty Images/Pool The percentage of Americans without health insurance increased to 12.3% in the third q.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

Practical advice for dealing with the Equifax data breach

On the Thursday after Labor Day, more than 145 million Americans woke to the news that their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, driver’s license numbers, credit card numbers, and other data may have been stolen by hackers from a website run.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2017

Why the 2018 Social Security raise might really be just $1

More than 66 million Americans will see a 2% increase in their monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits in 2018. But many will see their take-home pay stay about the same......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 20th, 2017

Why the 2018 Social Security raise might really be just $1

More than 66 million Americans will see a 2% increase in their monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits in 2018. But many will see their take-home pay stay about the same......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 20th, 2017

3 million Americans carry loaded handguns with them every single day, study finds

3 million Americans carry loaded handguns with them every single day, study finds.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 19th, 2017

U.S. unemployment claims fall to 222,000, lowest in 44 years

The overall number of Americans collecting unemployment checks dropped to 1.89 million, lowest since December 1973 and down nearly 9% from a year.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 19th, 2017

Imprimis Launches 99-Cent Generic Drug To Compete With Allergan"s Restasis

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMMY) announced Thursday the release of a 99-cent alternative to Allergan PLC Ordinary Shares (NYSE: AGN)'s Restasis to address the 30 million Americans suffering from Dry Eye Disease. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 19th, 2017

Top towns for vegetarians

For the 8 million Americans who are vegetarian or vegan, finding meatless meals can be a challenge, especially for those who are budget-conscious. WalletHub found the cities with the best vegetarian and vegan options in both restaurants and grocery .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2017

Sepsis Kills 250,000 Americans Per Year. Cancer Drugs Could Prevent This

Over a million Americans get sepsis every year. People over 65 and infants are particularly vulnerable......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 18th, 2017