Why do doctors and patients insist on using electronic fetal monitoring?
The Long March Toward Medicare
July 30, 2015
Medicare and Medicaid became law 50 years ago today. It took nearly as long make it so.
An OB/GYN explains how medically incorrect language is used to distort the facts.
The Christian Case for Vaccinating Children
July 01, 2015
Christians are obligated to sacrifice for others. A needle pinprick and a little soreness are relatively minor.
The Nutrition Gap
May 27, 2015
Many doctors dismiss nutritional therapies as quack medicine. But many patients disagree, and they're taking matters into their own hands—sometimes to the detriment of their health.
As used in Oklahoma’s execution procedure, lethal injection unquestionably creates an “objectively intolerable risk of harm.”
"It's kind of like the perfect crime."
The "natural" beauty myth is pernicious, too.
And yet, most U.S. states have exemptions for parents who withhold medical care on religious grounds.
The Puritans Were America's First Anti-Vaxxers
February 06, 2015
The original anti-vaccine movement began 300 years ago.