The closest parallel: perhaps the early years of AIDS.
The ACA remains in place, but your options will be severely restricted after Friday.
Just months after Congress failed to repeal Obamacare, local advocates are now scrambling to decipher what the GOP tax overhaul plans could mean for the health care of seniors, children and the disabled.
But uncertainty in Congress, as well as the Trump administration cutting the enrollment period and advertising dollar,s mean the final number enrolled could be less than last year.
Support makes is key - from families for their loved ones, and for people in recovery for each other.
Subsidized plans cost no more than last year, and sometimes less.
The Willow Grove clinic's owner has not been charged with drug-related crimes, but is in federal custody for unrelated counts as authorities continue their probe.
Heat can cause water to build up and a prosthesis to be taken off.
Camden County fatalities doubled; Philly's increased more than 50 percent. Only Montgomery County's went down.
The spray form of the opioid overdose antidote naloxone requires no medical training.
Mapping technology provides more nuanced understanding of HIV risk - and how to lower it.
Citing the opioid epidemic, Gov. Christie announces plan for pharma companies to partner with the National Institutes of Health to develop non-addictive treatments.
People who are prescribed opioids for chronic, often agonizing pain, say they are treated like drug abusers even by closest family and friends.
In Philadelphia, a city at the heart of the opioid epidemic, both District Attorney candidates say they want discussions on opening a safe injection site.
Sen. McCaskill held a hearing on the marketing of opioids.
Audio of call that led to approval of Insys Therapeutics' Subsys brand of is a focus of Senate report - and Tuesday's hearing.
Just 10 percent of health-care providers were part of network plans in any given market.
Don Sapatkin is a public health reporter focusing on addiction and mental health. He joined the Inquirer in 1987.