A quarter of the people who need insulin are skipping doses because of soaring prices, but new legislation would cap monthly costs at $35.
A new state legislative committee is raising hopes that North Carolina could expand healthcare options or its Medicaid program this year.
Twenty-five percent more North Carolinians enrolled for insurance at Healthcare.gov.
The low vaccination numbers and lack of health care access make for a deadly combo in rural places.
Inside the wait for Medicaid expansion in North Carolina, one of 12 states spurning a federally-funded healthcare program for poor people.
US Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra and US Rep. Alma Adams call expanding Medicaid and boosting health care access a non-partisan issue.
Healthcare inequalities in North Carolina’s low-income communities are related to the state’s refusal to expand Medicaid.
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