This is remarkable. This speaks to where we are as a society. Despite rising costs, a sluggish economy and uncertainty in many other areas of life, people are giving to help someone get better.
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America has talked socialized medicine for decades but that's as far as it went. It threatens the American principle of freedom of choice, a mantra the GOP likes to claim as its own but it is one few really disagree with.
As a medical doctor, I'm concerned about many aspects of the changes taking place in heath care.
U.S. healthcare is so expensive that records are broken even when cost increases slow.
According to a new report by Milliman, a global consulting ...
The obesity epidemic is putting ever-increasing strain on the U.S. health care system. The United States leads the world in obesity, thus qualifying our population as the world's unhealthiest.
When the health care reform bill was passed, the key elements to creating meaningful change to the U.S. health care system -- physicians and nurses -- were overlooked.
Why do we praise healthy food, but never get around to calling our Congressman to let him know our wishes for the Food Safety bill?
Today, preventable risk factors including smoking, poor diet, lack of physical activity, and alcohol use account for approximately 38% of all deaths in the United States.
President Obama should declare health care a service for all Americans rather than a right.
The United States fails on most measures of health care quality, with Americans waiting longer to see doctors and more likely to die of preventable or...
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