Here’s your weekly roundup of the latest health and wellness news! This week, our team shares these stories.
Healthy Decisions on Same-Sex Marriage
You’ve seen the news. You’ve seen the rainbow-colored Facebook profile pictures. Last Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court granted same-sex couples the right to marry in every state. It was a momentous day for gay rights–especially when you consider how fast public opinion on the issue has changed–but also, for health insurance. The Affordable Care Act requires all insurance companies to offer the same health plans to people of all sexual orientations, but under the recent ruling, workers can now add their same-sex spouses to employer-provided health insurance plans. Read the full story on modernhealthcare.com… [Read more…]