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Mario Schlosser, CEO and co-founder of Oscar speaks to guests during the TechCrunch Disrupt event in Manhattan, in New York City, NY, U.S. May 15, 2017.

$3.2 billion startup insurer Oscar Health just announced huge plans to sell Obamacare plans in a dozen new markets

Oscar Health is following a trend of other healthcare startups, expanding into multiple new sites across the US.
Czarina Cecilio, RN.

A day in the life of a nurse who works 10-hour shifts in an NYC cancer unit keeping patients comfortable in the midst of a national drug shortage

Business Insider shadowed Czarina Cecilio, a registered nurse at the Multiple Myeloma Center in New York City, for one day.

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When Milano first got pregnant, she was in a relationship with her then-boyfriend and was on birth control.

Alyssa Milano revealed she had 2 abortions after getting pregnant while on birth control

The "Charmed" actress talked about her decision to get abortions in her 20s. "It was not an easy choice," she said.
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.

The 4 Democratic presidential candidates who cosponsored Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All Senate bill either no longer support it or won’t...

Several 2020 Democrats who cosponsored Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All bill in the Senate are tempering their once full-throated endorsements.

Suicides among nurses are on the rise. Here’s why one of America’s fastest-growing jobs is facing a major crisis.

Nurses work long hours and often face physical abuse. A report found that they had a higher rate of suicide than men and women in the US.
A doctor and patient.

A new study debunks the idea that the US spends more on healthcare because it doesn’t spend enough on social services

Researchers examined why the US spends so much more on healthcare than other high-income countries.

The founder of a startup that charged $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood says he’s shuttered the company and started a new one

Ambrosia offered to rejuvenate people with infusions of young blood. Its founder says it had to close down after an FDA warning. He also says he has a new company.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivers remarks at a National Nurses United event to honor Medicare and Medicaid's 50th anniversary on Capitol Hill in Washington July 30, 2015.

Here’s how ‘Medicare for All’ would affect every part of the $3.5 trillion US healthcare system

Medicare for All would radically change the American healthcare system if it's implemented. Here's a look at what it could do to the stakeholders.
April Krowel and her daughter, Aubrie.

A new prescription drug made from CBD has been groundbreaking for kids with epilepsy. We talked to their parents about the good, the bad and the ugly ...

There's "that sense that it is going to be a cure-all. And it's just not," one mom whose child is taking the new drug said.