HEALTHCARE

Study: Local Vaping Bans Will Prevent Cigarette Smokers From Quitting

18 October 2017
Study: Local Vaping Bans Will Prevent Cigarette Smokers From Quitting

According to a new public health report, bans against vaping are making it harder for Americans to quit smoking. Many health experts have noted that electronic cigarettes are an effective...

Frustrated Trump Attacks “ObamaCare Nightmare” via Executive Order

12 October 2017
Frustrated Trump Attacks “ObamaCare Nightmare” via Executive Order

Increasingly frustrated over Congress’ inability or unwillingness to dismantle ObamaCare, President Trump tweeted earlier this week, “Since Congress can’t get its act together on HealthCare, I will be using the...

California Law Threatens Nursing Homes for Not Using Transgenders’ Preferred Pronouns

10 October 2017
California Law Threatens Nursing Homes for Not Using Transgenders’ Preferred Pronouns

A new California law threatens long-term care facility workers with fines and jail time for failing to use a transgender resident's preferred pronoun.

Senate Republicans Throw in the Towel on Latest ObamaCare Replacement

27 September 2017
Senate Republicans Throw in the Towel on Latest ObamaCare Replacement

Senate Republicans have given up on ObamaCare replacement this year after their latest attempt couldn't garner enough votes to pass.

VA Whistleblower: Hospitals Manipulate Statistics by Denying Care

19 September 2017
VA Whistleblower: Hospitals Manipulate Statistics by Denying Care

A former VA surgeon says VA hospital administrators are manipulating statistics — in part by denying care to certain patients — to make themselves look good and earn bonuses.

Socialist Senator Sanders Introduces “Medicare for All” Bill

15 September 2017
Socialist Senator Sanders Introduces “Medicare for All” Bill

Senator Bernie Sanders, along with 16 other Democrats, introduced legislation Wednesday that would create a national single-payer healthcare system.

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Who Decides for Children? Parents or Government?

19 July 2017
Who Decides for Children? Parents or Government?

The Charlie Gard case in Great Britain is bringing up the debate on whether parents or government officials make the final decisions for their children.

How States Can Help Bring Down ObamaCare

13 July 2017
How States Can Help Bring Down ObamaCare

Will Republicans in Congress actually send President Trump a bill to repeal Obamacare? States can and should help end ObamaCare whether Congress does its job, or not. 

How Trump Can Accelerate the Failure of ObamaCare

27 March 2017
How Trump Can Accelerate the Failure of ObamaCare

President Trump and HHS head Tom Price have many options on what to do with ObamaCare — most of them not likely to be needed as ObamaCare is collapsing nicely all...

Free Market Healthcare Reform

13 March 2017
Free Market Healthcare Reform

With health insurance companies being the bane of Americans, it seems silly to suggest that the private sector play a role in fixing the healthcare system, but it must be...

Does Single-payer Signal a Solution?

13 March 2017
Does Single-payer Signal a Solution?

Single-payer healthcare — such as Canada has — is sold with promises of low costs, abundant care, and high quality. But do the claims stack up to scrutiny?

Government-run Healthcare

13 March 2017
Government-run Healthcare

Many Americans wish the United States had a government-run healthcare system similar to England’s. But we already have two of them: the VA and the Indian Health Service.

 

 

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