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For Civilians, Finding A Therapist Skilled In PTSD Treatments Is A Tough Task

Many therapists are not familiar with two key treatment options for trauma recommended by the American Psychiatric Association and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

‘Stonewall Generation’ Confronts Old Age, Sickness — And Discrimination

For a generation of LGBTQ people who lived through unprecedented social change, getting older poses new challenges — lack of services, discrimination, neglect and even abuse.

Hidden Reports Masked The Scope Of Widespread Harm From Faulty Heart Device

The Food and Drug Administration allowed one company to send 50,000 reports of harm or malfunctions to an internal database even as patients worried about faulty defibrillators lodged in their hearts.

KHN & PolitiFact HealthCheck

Did The ACA Create Preexisting Condition Protections For People In Employer Plans?

Not exactly. We found that protections for preexisting conditions for most people with job-based insurance predated the Affordable Care Act by more than a decade.

Listen: Answering Questions About New Abortion Laws

KHN’s Julie Rovner is among a panel of experts who take questions about the future of abortion restrictions from listeners on WAMU’s “1A.”

Special Coverage

'Living Their Values'

A palliative care power couple faces cancer at home.

No Mercy

No Mercy

Dealing with hospital closure, pioneer Kansas town asks: What comes next?

Botched Operation

Death By 1,000 Clicks

Where electronic health records went wrong.

Diabetic Amputations

A ‘shameful metric’ of inadequate care.


PolitiFact and KHN team up to truth-squad health care claims made by politicians and policymakers leading up to the 2020 election.

Lethal Plans

When seniors turn to suicide in long-term care.

Look Up Your Hospital

Is It Being Penalized By Medicare?

Tainted Drugs

Tainted Drugs

When medicine makes patients sicker.

Bill Of The Month

This investigation by KHN and NPR dissects and explains your medical bills every month in order to shed light on U.S. health care prices and to help patients learn how to be more active in managing costs.

Weekly Podcast

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ States Race To Reverse ‘Roe’

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‘Old Kid On The Block?’

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