These Americans can't wait until they can apply for health insurance under the new state-based exchanges, scheduled to open for enrollment in October. For some with pre-existing conditions, there are no other options.
Shoppers can start filling out the three-page form in October.
After years of scary, rocket-like growth, America's health care spending has slowed to record lows. That much we know for certain.
Small businesses were no great fans of Obamacare -- but at least they liked the promise of the health exchanges. Now, some of the benefits might not appear for at least a year.
Nearly 26 million Americans could be eligible for health insurance subsidies next year, but most don't know it.