Maine health and health care news

April 23, 2014

With ‘bionic eye,’ Michigan man now sees hope

Thanks to a the surgical implantation of a new high-tech device, he’s regained enough of his eyesight to catch small glimpses of his wife, grandson and cat.

The Affordable Care Act: what it means for you

The Affordable Care Act will affect different people in different ways, depending on their incomes, employment, and health care histories.


A rough guide to the Affordable Care Act

Learn what's changing, key terminology and how to apply for the new insurance plans.

How to apply

Getting covered through President Barack Obama's health care law might feel like a combination of doing your taxes and making a big purchase that requires research.

Here's a step-by-step guide to the process with handy tips.

An Obamacare glossary

Understand the jargon.


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