Health Care

Maternal Depression May Reduce Empathy in Children

Depression is a serious and prevalent public health condition in the United States, particularly among disadvantaged populations. As many as 15 million children live in households with parents who have major or severe depression. Findings from a study conducted by the Urban Institute indicated that among families in poverty, one in nine infants lives with a mother experiencing severe depression and… Read more »

Would a Public Option Improve Obamacare?

Adding a government-run plan to Obamacare marketplaces could be less contentious today than it was six years ago. The bigger question is if it will work.