Health Care

Nobody Blames Doctors for High Medical Costs. That's About to Change.
April 10, 2014

Some ophthalmologists in South Florida aren't happy about this. The rest of us should be.

House GOP: We'll Have That Obamacare Alternative Soon! Really!
April 09, 2014

They just have to work out a few little details. Check back in a few weeks—or maybe a few years.

It's OK to Feel Good About Obamacare Again*
It was worth it. Probably.
March 31, 2014

The ACA deadline is here. And It's Still OK to Feel Good About it. 

Obamacare Will Be a Failure Until Medicaid Expands In Red States
March 28, 2014

Sure, it's good news that 6 million have signed up on the exchanges. But there's such a long way to go.

What Mammograms Cost Us: The Good and the Bad, in Seven Facts
February 12, 2014

A few facts and figures about the mammogram industry's bottom line.

People Who Hate Obamacare Would Hate the Republican Alternative Even More
January 30, 2014

Republican Senators are being praised for at last coming up with an alternative. Wait til people read the thing.

For Health Care, It's Time to Party Like the 1990s
January 06, 2014

National spending on medical care just fell, relative to the size of the economy. That hasn't happened since Bill Clinton was president.

How Obamacare Actually Paves the Way Toward Single Payer
January 05, 2014

Liberals like Michael Moore think Obamacare is awful. They're kinda right. But the law may turn out to be a Trojan Horse for a better system 

Yes, the Church Should Be Liable When Doctrines Interfere with Safe Medical Care for Women
New research into medical decisions at church-run facilities
January 01, 2014

A lawsuit blames the church, not the doctors, in an outrageously mishandled pregnancy. Research into medical decision-making suggests it's an appropriate target.

Republicans Are Right: Obamacare Is Redistribution
But here's how it really works
December 09, 2013

Republicans and their allies are making a lot of different arguments about what Obamacare is doing to America. It’s hiking premiums! It’s making people lose their doctors! It’s destroying Medicare!

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