Piggies at the Trough: ACA Repeal Delivers Billions in Tax Cuts to the Top.

So it begins. If you are among America’s wealthiest, the first wave of Republican tax cuts is about to come your way, but at a terrible cost: You will receive an immediate, billion dollar windfall tax cut when millions lose their ACA health insurance – and for some, their health and their lives! And it gets … Continue reading

Treatment Coverage for Lipodystrophy: It’s Now the Law!

The efforts of the Treat Lipodystrophy Coalition have paid off. Starting in November, Massachusetts residents who are experiencing Lipodystrophy cannot be denied medical coverage for treating it. From the Coalition: On August 10, Governor Charlie Baker signed into law An Act Relative to HIV-Associated Lipodystrophy Syndrome Treatment, and the law will go into effect November 9. This … Continue reading

Saturday, Sept 24th: Boston Student Health Activist Summit

The annual Student Activism Summit returns September 24th to the BU School of Medicine. Hosted by Boston Student Health Activist Community (BSHAC), students and young professionals from across Boston will gather to discuss important social justice issues that impact the health of our communities and learn ways they can integrate that work into professional and … Continue reading