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The Treatment Trap

Susan G. Komen 3-Day Walk in Washington, D.C. and the Race to Know When Not to Treat

Rosemary Gibson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Rosemary Gibson

Better screening tools are detecting more cancers. Women's lives have been saved. These same tools are identifying more cancers that won't result in any harm.

A Novel Way to Create American Jobs: Brought to You By the Medical Device Industry and Congress

Rosemary Gibson | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics
Rosemary Gibson

At stake is whether medical devices that are put in your body, cardiac stents, heart valves, knee and hip implants, among others, will be subject to safety tests in humans before they are approved by the FDA.

Why Republicans Are Wrong About Rationing and Dr. Berwick

Rosemary Gibson | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics
Rosemary Gibson

It's a sad day for health care in America now that Republican senators have refused to confirm Dr. Donald Berwick, who has been serving in a recess appointment as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services .