Covered California's website now has applications in Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese. But it is only providing one of the two types of applications.
Even for people who get insurance that complies with the Affordable Care Act, there are potential trouble spots such as expensive prescription drugs, specialist care and services such as physical therapy.
People in the Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan who missed the deadline to buy private insurance starting Jan. 1 can keep the coverage one more month.
Covered California officials hope the rollout of the Spanish-language application will help spur Latino enrollment, which has been lagging.
Emotions start off in the brain, then ripple through the whole body. Now scientists have charted where we consciously feel specific emotions.
Combined with numbers for state-run markets, that should put total enrollment in the new private insurance plans under President Barack Obama's health law at about 2 million people through the end of the year.
Earlier this month, the Food and Drug Administration approved a class of drugs that can cure most hepatitis C infections. But the high cost — $84,000 per course of treatment — means some patients could miss out.
Almost 1 million people signed up through the federal marketplace in December, the White House said.
A study finds that people who have memory problems decades after a concussion are more likely to have the brain plaques associated with Alzheimer's.
Maybe you have ideas of what you'd choose for your end-of-life care, but how do those "what if" decisions hold up when pressed against reality?
Health economists say young people need to make up 40 percent of new enrollees in health plans. The latest figures show they're not there yet.
Some people benefit from the operation more than others, and doctors still don't know who is going to get the most out of surgery.
For years, the medical community abstained from studying hangover cures because doctors didn’t want to be seen as encouraging overindulgence of alcohol.
This is a critical moment in the evolution of Obamacare. Tens of thousands of people already have enrolled in health plans that will kick in a few days from now, if they haven’t already.
Spokesman for California's health exchange: "at this late stage, consumers will need to phone in their enrollment information."
Your first bill should arrive by January 1st; if you don't get it by then, call your insurer. You have to pay by January 6th.