Laura Packard is a stage 4 cancer survivor and health care advocate, and founder of Health Care Voices. She hosts CareTalk, a weekly consumer call-in show and podcast on health care and health insurance issues in America on Mondays at 4:30pm ET. Follow @lpackard on Twitter.
Fifty years ago, a very different U.S. Supreme Court decided Roe v. Wade. Radical right-wing extremists control the Supreme Court and serve in elective office. We have fewer freedoms than we did a generation ago. We suffer, and women die because of it. When the Supreme Court ruled last June to strip away our rights […]
If you don’t have health insurance — or just want to explore your options — go to healthcare.gov on or before Jan. 15 to get covered with affordable health insurance now. Having and keeping good quality affordable health care is personal for me. The Affordable Care Act saved my life. In 2017, I walked into […]