In some surprising ways.
Major urban areas are magnets for the uninsured, and the state politicians who turned down the Medicaid expansion are not the ones who will pay to treat them.
More on poverty and cognitive bandwidth.
Scientists have discovered that being poor actually impairs our cognitive abilities.
Why the federal poverty line really doesn't reflect a family's needs.
In every metropolitan area in the U.S.
Today's poor have a new problem: isolation.
Public perception has yet to catch up to the reality that the poor now live in the suburbs, too.
New research suggests who you see may subtly affect your life expectancy.