HAP's Latest News

November 14, 2023

U.S. Life Expectancy Gap Widens

U.S. life expectancy declined again during 2021, and the longevity gap between women and men continues to widen.

November 07, 2023

A Focus on Drug Shortages

The nation continues to grapple with shortages of nearly 130 over-the-counter and prescription medications, including Adderall, amoxicillin, and certain cancer treatments that have been in short supply this year.

November 01, 2023

Infant Mortality Rose during 2022

The national infant mortality rate rose 3 percent from 2021 to 2022, representing the first year-to-year increase since 2002, according to a new CDC report.

October 25, 2023

A Worldwide Loneliness Challenge

A new survey released this week indicates more than a quarter of people feel very or fairly lonely, representing more than a billion people worldwide.

October 23, 2023

A Look at 2023 Health Coverage Trends

Annual single and family premiums for employer-sponsored health coverage rose about 7 percent on average during 2023, according to a new report from the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).

First2357Last


+