Health Care

Big fight over drug pricing heads to the Supreme Court

A years-long fight over whether states have the authority to regulate important aspects of drug pricing will be argued before the U.S. Supreme Court...

In-depth response from Milwaukee Health Department to Wednesday mass shooting

In the wake of a mass shooting incident, which occurred at a funeral home in Milwaukee on Sept. 30, the city’s Health Department issued...

‘The virus is everywhere’ As COVID-19 continues to spread, ‘we are...

The spread of COVID-19 in Wisconsin continues to get worse, Gov. Tony Evers and state health officials warned Tuesday — and unless more people...

Doctors sound the alarm on what losing healthcare coverage could mean...

Ask a doctor about how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) affects their patients and there’s a good chance, regardless of their field or specialty,...

Evers ‘looking at every possible avenue’ to extend mask requirement DHS...

With just two weeks until the statewide mask order to curb the spread of COVID-19 expires, Gov. Tony Evers said Tuesday his administration is...

Dane County schools ruling hints at future health agency limits Political...

The state Supreme Court ruling that blocked Dane County from delaying schools from holding classes in person to guard against the spread of COVID-19...

Suicide rates already climbing in Wisconsin, spike during the pandemic

Suicide rates in Wisconsin rose 40% between 2000 and 2017 according to new report published by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and in...

Lack of rural lawyers harms people’s health

In Polk County, patients without insurance often come into the care of the county’s public health or social services departments. When that’s the case,...

Lawsuit challenges Evers’ latest health emergency Legal experts cast doubt on...

A conservative public policy law firm filed suit Tuesday to overturn Gov. Tony Evers’ July 30 health emergency declaration, and with it the statewide...

Testing for COVID-19 hits a slump But tests are available, and...

Testing for COVID-19 has hit a lull in Wisconsin, with many fewer people getting tests for the coronavirus than the state Department of Health...
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