The Sacramento Bee hosted a live chat to answer readers' questions about the health insurance reform law. Emily Bazar, an expert on the Affordable Care Act, and Pauline Bartolone, who covers health care for Capital Public Radio, answered questions and provided guidance. Replay the chat here.
Adding his voice to a rising chorus of criticism, a Democratic assemblyman called on Wednesday for a legislative investigation of a health care website created by California Republicans.
Breaking news: One quarter of Americans reading this article should be on a cholesterol-lowering statin medicine per new guidelines put out last month by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.
UC Davis Medical Center, Mercy Hospital in Folsom, Kaiser Permanente Roseville are ranked among the nation’s top 90 hospitals by Leapfrog Group
One simple tip on proper hand-washing can help avoid illness during the hectic holiday season, county public nurse says
California’s health insurance exchange wants to collect and use data on a raft of sensitive customer information, from race and ethnicity to sexual orientation and gender identity.
With all the attention surrounding important new guidelines that will greatly expand the number of Americans who could benefit from taking anti-cholesterol medication, it's important to note that far too many women aren't learning early enough about their risks for heart disease in the first place.
Google Glass has the potential to help surgeons call up medical images without leaving the operating table
Covered California, which oversees the states health insurance marketplace, has established a special customer care unit and hotline to help enrollees transitioning from current market health insurance plans to coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Government regulators have ordered a Silicon Valley genetic-testing startup funded by Google to halt sales of its product to consumers.
Kaiser Permanente donates $1 million in volunteer services and cash to relief efforts helping residents recover in the Philippines
UCLA survey says 60 percent of kids 2 to 5 years old eat fast food regularly, but consume fewer sodas
Will reform usher in a new model of transparent health care pricing? Experts talk it over at upcoming Sacramento event
El Dorado County Community Health Center receives upwards of $1 million in federal money to expand care to a new facility in Cameron Park