Photo Essays

Obamacare: Promise vs. Reality

When the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010 after long and brutal political fight in Congress, President Obama and his allies said the law would provide new...

India's Health Care Crisis

The nation's growing wealth has yet to find a panacea for India's overburdened public health care system

Megacities: Health Care in Tehran

Women play a critical role in the health care of the citizens of Iran's largest city, where population has rocketed to 8 million people in the past 50 years...

The Health-Care Debate Turns Angry

Vitriol — orchestrated or otherwise — turns up at town-hall meetings organized by Congressmen to sound out their constituents on the President's proposals for...

Helping to Heal

The Remote Area Medical Foundation provides health care to the poor and uninsured. Photographer Chris Usher documents their eighth annual visit to rural...

Brooklyn's All-Volunteer Ambulance Corps

The Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps provides emergency medical services in a community that is underserved by the health care industry. Now it has...

President Obama Goes West

The President visits Colorado, Montana and Arizona to discuss his health-care plan and drops in on Yellowstone National Park Photographs by Olivier Douliery...