May 6, 2013 China’s government has spent more than $125 billion on securing coverage for 95 percent of the country, but big problems remain. China remains a place where out-of-pocket costs can equal a year’s salary and where underpaid doctors expect a bribe before they perform surgery on you.
May 6, 2013 Online magazine The Root has just launched 'The Chatterati', a new webpage that watches Twitter users, phrases and hashtags trending in the black community.
Janell Burley Hofmann
May 2, 2013 What is appropriate language to use online and in everyday life? Janell Burley Hofmann, a mother of five who helps us figure out how to behave with technology, shares her advice.
May 2, 2013 In Oregon, researchers followed 10,000 new enrollees in Medicaid. They used more health care services, but had more to spend on other necessities.
May 1, 2013 Putnam Investments says certain words used on social media can trigger regulatory scrutiny.
May 1, 2013 Federal health agency releases shorter, less confusing applications for health care reform programs.
Apr 30, 2013 One tweet sent the stock market downward, but just for a minute. Now the Commodity Futures Trading Commissions is looking at how social media and the markets should interact.
Apr 25, 2013 Millions of Californians will be eligible for healthcare under the new law, and lots of them know nothing about it.
Apr 24, 2013 A fake tweet from the AP caused the Dow to fall almost about one percent on Tuesday.
Apr 29, 2013 Terminated employees used to go quietly. But Twitter is becoming a popular site for announcing one's own professional demise. Is that a good thing?