The writing on the wall is clear for any but those determined not to see. Trump's comments and his selection of Price for his cabinet, along with a Social Security transition team packed with people who support privatizing the system, makes clear his true intentions.
Backtrack to 2008 to 2010, when the increasing costs and unaffordability of insurance and health care for Americans were a front-burner issue. They remain so today.
Dear Savvy Senior, I know there won’t be much of a cost-of-living increase in Social Security benefits next year but what about Medicare? How will...
Of all the health care plans in America, traditional Medicare does the most to ensure people get needed care.
This Thanksgiving, while I give thanks for my Medicare, Speaker Paul Ryan and his Republican Congress are actively plotting to dismantle it.
As of Jan. 1, 2017, the monthly Medicare Part B premium is $134, up 10 percent from 2016.
Recently there have been reports of Medicare phone scams across the country.
By Brandon R. Peters, MD As my 81-year-old grandma likes to remind me on occasion, "It's hell to get old." More than a nuisance, the cumulative dec...
If he wants to preserve seniors' benefits in Medicare, as promised during the campaign, then adopting a voucher plan designed to shift costs to seniors fundamentally violates that pledge.
Medical students are becoming strong advocates all over the country for expanded and improved Medicare for All. Spurred on by their increasing awarene...
The more prepared a family is, the more prepared they will be to help their loved one get the care and attention that they need and deserve.
I was rude on the phone. I heard from my doctor's office that Medicare had my coverage screwed up. This was the first time I have used my card since turning 65. And my claim was denied. So I got on the phone with Medicare. That alone brings my blood pressure up.
How to cut through all this campaign attack ad silliness   MATT DIETRICH: Madeleine, I am in a quandary. I can't decide whether my vote for s...
Such innovative approaches could make a huge difference to the way medical research is conducted, but they do largely rely on a suitable quantity of data to operate. So it's interesting to see the launch of Canadian genomics company DNAstack recently.
The ban on government price bargaining, justified by supporters on free market grounds, has been derided by critics as a giant gift to the drug industry.
The establishment gang is trying to pull a big one over on the public yet again. One of the designated topics for the last presidential debate goes under the heading, "debt and entitlements." This should have people upset for several reasons.