For Wheelchair Users, Flying Can Be Stressful And Humiliating: ‘They’re Not Being Treated In A Very Humane Way’

For those who use a wheelchair, the struggle that comes with flying can be disheartening. “You’re basically giving disabled people yet another reason to feel like society wants us shut into our homes and doesn’t want us going anywhere,” says Emily Ladau, a disability rights activist. In other public health news: Huntington’s disease, the HIV…

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Warren Pivots When Asked By Worried Union Workers If Their Negotiated Coverage Will Be Protected

Union workers, which can be a powerful voting bloc for Democrats, are concerned that a “Medicare for All” plan will upend the hard-won coverage they’ve negotiated for themselves. “What you’ve got is something I want to see replicated all across America,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said. But she didn’t answer how she would protect their…

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