Life After College

30% of Young Adults Uninsured

Statistically speaking, 30 percent of young adults ages 20-29 are uninsured. About a year ago, President Barack Obama set out to close this gap. With the new health care law […]

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In the News

How Health Care Reform Effects Students

 Brian Kaskie, a UI associate professor of health management and policy, While health-care reform agenda could include both positives and negatives for young people, it’s a net gain for students. […]

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In the News

Shortage of Doctors may Increase

After the overhaul of health care, a main concern is the strain it will put on the doctor shortage we are already facing today.  The new health care law stresses […]

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In the News

What Does the New Health Care Law Mean?

“The idea behind the bill is to bring down health care costs to make it more affordable,” said Steward French, an assistant professor in political science.  It is believed that by […]

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In the News

Health Care Bill Signed into Law

It has been hard to get away from the health care debate, everywhere you look one of the main topics of discussion has been health care.  After a year of […]

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In the News

Health Care Reform

The health care reform bill should be on the President’s desk today, Tuesday, March 23, 2010, after passing through the house late Sunday night.  President Obama has announced that he […]

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Student Health
Student Health

Health Care Reform Update

On Monday, February 22, 2010 the White House issued proposals for health care reform that have received praise by Democratic lawmakers. On the other hand, Republicans have expressed their disappointment, […]

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Life After College
Student Health

Insurance on Your Mind?

With so much media coverage surrounding the health insurance debate on Capital Hill, college student are no longer putting insurance on the back burner. It is becoming harder and harder […]

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