How many people have health insurance?

Answer According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of people with health insurance in 2008 was 255.1 million, up from 253.4 million in 2007. That left the number of uninsured at 46.3 million, up from... Read More »

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Is it true people with medicaid get less medical help than people with HMO's or other private health insurance?

Sort of true. Fewer and fewer doctors are accepting welfare health insurance (Medicaid), or severely limiting the number of Medicaid patients they take. Because Medicaid pays so little, a doctor h... Read More »

Is health insurance better for dogs than people?

On One Hand: Dogs Have Similar ExpensesLike humans, dogs need vaccinations, preventative ca and have unexpected accidents and illnesses. Since dogs cannot communicate their symptoms, however, diag... Read More »

Programs for People With No Health Insurance?

Millions of people in the United States are without health insurance. Fortunately, several local, state and federal agencies can help people get the care they need. Some of these agencies may provi... Read More »

How many people do not have health insurance in America?

According to a United States Census Bureau report released in September 2009, 46.3 million people in the United States do not have health insurance. This accounts for 15.4 percent of the total popu... Read More »