health-insurance

Why Finding a Therapist Without Insurance Is a Kafkaesque Nightmare

When I quit my job, I expected to leave my problems at the office. Instead, I was more anxious than ever before. As an uninsured…

What’s the Point of a Primary Care Doctor?

“I still don’t really understand what’s going on with the health system, and I’ve been here nearly five years,” says Alistair, a sports journalist who…

Will Pet Insurance Prevent My Sick Good Boi From Bankrupting Me?

The vet bills started pouring in almost immediately after my girlfriend and I adopted our dog. He came with some parasitic worms (gross, I know),…

If I Stay Healthy Now, Will I Save a Ton of Money on Healthcare Later?

Unless you’re a Silicon Valley billionaire who’s rumored to harvest young people’s blood in an effort to reverse the aging process, we’re all gonna get…