Category Archives: Health Care
Acknowledgment of the brilliant, self-syndicated animator sets the tone for how the web can be used effectively by large print news organizations. Plus, Obama could have used Dogboy and Mr. Dan.
When you go from corporate beneficiary to free agent, employment-linked health insurance doesn’t look too good anymore.
Sex for socialists?
Insurance Reform Watch – “All this garbage needs to be debunked,” [Barrett's colleague Dr John] Hammond says, pointing to one claim that older Americans will lose access to their doctors if more people are covered. “That’s so morally bankrupt you can’t even begin to consider it as a rational response.
Over 850 citizens converged on the campus of North Carolina Central University in Durham for a health care reform town hall discussion led by Congressman David Price (D-NC4).
Be scared. Be very scared.
Congratulations to Tara Parker-Pope, Scott Hensley, Jacob Goldstein, and Sarah Rubenstein
So-called alternative medicine advocates have raped my field of natural products, co-opting things that work as “alternative” to justify study of approaches that challenge the basic tenets of physics. My two most-admired blog mentors hold forth on the issues. The bottom line for me: let’s pay for studies of approaches that have basic science support rather than fund multimillion-dollar clinical shots in the dark.
PharmGirl just sent me this tip after I got out of a meeting but I see that some bloggers have already weighed in about Obama’s apparent selection of Dr Sanjay Gupta for Surgeon General. PalMD was briefly positive but PZ is concerned that Gupta is merely a talking head or placeholder and an apologist for […]
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