Most students seem to have heard of the affirmative consent—or “yes means yes”—standard, but it does not seem to be a common practice on campuses nationwide.
Gay couples are less likely to have employer-sponsored health insurance than married heterosexual couples, but that may be about to change.
The Affordable Care Act, in its first year of implementation in California, has expanded health insurance to people who have been historically underserved by the health-care system, especially Latinos and low-income people.
The National Women’s Law Center found that many insurers aren’t properly covering birth control, maternity care, preventive services, and care related to gender transition.
The longitudinal study found that of the California residents who were uninsured prior to open enrollment, 58 percent signed up for insurance.