Yesterday, I celebrated the fact that nurse practitioners have achieved independent practice status in New York. That is great news. You may wonder why…
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We Are All in The Same Boat
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Metformin is the most commonly prescribed medication in the world for type 2 diabetes and with good reason. Metformin costs $4 a month and it is a…
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We Are All in the Same Boat!
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You can lose weight and keep it off pretty easily—no expensive programs, no expensive book, no crazy exercise routines. To lose weight, you first must…
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The United States pays far more per delivery than other countries and we have a maternal mortality rate 5 times that of Germany, Norway, and the…
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You can easily see the huge variation in costs for treating heart disease across the US. Healthcare financing follows the Medicare system in this…
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Slowing Aging and Delaying Chronic Disease Onset
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“There is no issue today more important to CEOs than workforce and that is at least as true in health care as any other industry.” Primary care is…
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The criminalization of abortion began as a business tactic. Up until the founding of the AMA in 1847, virtually all deliveries were attended by…
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Women with repeated chest pain represent the biggest disconnect between evidence and medical practice in the United States. Many women have heart…
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“A new AARP analysis finds that the billions of dollars Medicare Part D spent over five years for just 10 top brand name prescription drugs more than…
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