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How New Technology Drives Up Health Costs

Posted 06.26.2011 | Home

Heart devices known as drug-eluting stents have added as much as $1.57 billion to U.S. health costs since their introduction in 2003, U.S. researchers...

An Invitation for Bill Clinton to Attend the McDougall Program

John McDougall, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John McDougall, M.D.

Dear WIliam Clinton: With all their good intentions, and the use of sophisticated, expensive technologies, your doctors are allowing your heart disease to progress as if it were a runaway train destined for a wreck.

Bill Clinton Hospitalized With Heart Issue

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA and MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP/Huffington Post) - Former President Bill Clinton, who had quadruple bypass surgery more than five years ago, was hospitalized Thursday to...

Top 10 Medical Events Of The Decade

Dr. Dean Ornish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Dean Ornish

In writing about the top 10 medical events of the decade, I first began writing about the latest high-tech breakthroughs in genomics, stem cell research, angiogenesis, and so on.