Advances in online tech are revolutionizinghealth care, with patients now emailing doctors, filling prescriptions or even getting therapy via a video session.But what if you can't afford broadband? Continue Read More
Having good access to transportation — or not — has a huge impact on the health of people living in rural parts of the country. Without that transportation — or ready access to other basics like healthy food or good housing — people can get into a vicious cycle. That cycle of poor health and poverty hits people with disabilities particularly hard. Read More
A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that many people living in rural communities live on the edge financially. Continue Reading Poll: Read More
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