Health Insurance Open Enrollment Begins Saturday With Lower Expectations

Health Insurance Open Enrollment Begins Saturday With Lower Expectations

With open enrollment for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act beginning Saturday, expectations are that by the end of 2015 less than 10 million will be signed up, much lower than the 13 million projected. The new estimate for participation in Obamacare comes from the Health and Human Services Department (HHS), and is […]

Obesity Hurts Women’s Earning Potential

Obesity Hurts Women’s Earning Potential

A new study has found that overweight women frequently suffer from an “obesity penalty” that hurts their potential for higher earnings in the job market. A groundbreaking study in 2004 found that, for women, a 9 percent drop in earnings is associated with a 65-pound weight gain. The new study, authored by Vanderbilt University’s law […]

1 3 4 5 6 7 86