Just For The Health Of It

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News & Recent Blog Posts

by Beata Mostafavi

Children’s reactions during routine checkups can vary widely based on age and... Read More

Healthy vegetables

by Sydney Scarborough

You finally get home from a long day of work, prepare a nutritious meal and your child refuses... Read More

Medications

Most people experience some kind of pain during their lives. Pain serves an important purpose: it warns the body when it’s in danger. Think of when your hand touches a hot stove. But ongoing pain... Read More

Smog

Even though you can’t see it, the air you breathe can affect your health. Polluted air can cause difficulty breathing, flare-ups of allergy or asthma, and other lung problems. Long-term exposure... Read More

Image of the eye of a hurricane

What to Do Before a Hurricane

Advance Preparations

Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator

Find Out if you Qualify for Financial Help through the Affordable Care Act

SUBSIDY CALCULATOR

This tool was developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation to help people figure out if they qualify for a subsidy when  purchasing insurance in new health insurance exchanges (or "Marketplaces") created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). You can enter different incomes, ages, and family sizes to get an estimate of your eligibility for subsidies and how much you could spend on health insurance.

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