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Health care access In Switzerland, who should foot the bill for pricey ambulance rides?

Patients pay for most emergency transport out of pocket, but some argue ambulance interventions should be billed to basic health insurance.

Fantasy democracy The Swiss village that’s home to an imaginary state

It has its own currency and rejects the democratic state of Switzerland: an imaginary republic in Müllheim, canton Thurgau.

Healthy and wealthy? What your job title could tell you about your health

A Lausanne-based researcher wants public health interventions to include socioeconomic status as a disease risk factor.