CHAMPAIGN -- An area man went decades without health insurance. For James Bean, a trip to the doctor was a luxury he couldn't afford.
ILLINOIS -- A program to enroll low-income children in health insurance continues to struggle.
URBANA -- A large group of students protested on campus Monday afternoon.
SPRINGFIELD -- We're less than two months away from the Affordable Care Act's health insurance deadline, yet young people still aren't signing up at the rate needed.
Extension Specialist and Associate Professor Laura Payne joins the morning show again to explain the UI Extension office survey.
The University of Illinois Extension Office is providing information along with educational resources about the Affordable Care Act.
SPRINGFIELD -- Come Tuesday, October 1, 2013, Illinois residents can start enrolling in health insurance plans as mandated by the Federal Affordable Care Act.
URBANA -- Thousands of people are expected to enroll in the Medicaid Program this fall because of the Affordable Care Act.
SPRINGFIELD -- Thousands of uninsured people in the state will soon have access to healthcare.
CHICAGO -- University of Illinois students who want a sex-change operation will get help from the school.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is one step closer to making health insurance more affordable.
SPRINGFIELD -- Many parents with autistic children struggle to find good health insurance.