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Opinion/Editorial Health Care
October 15, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of October 8, 2018
October 8, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of October 1, 2018
October 1, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of September 24, 2018
September 24, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of September 17, 2018
September 19, 2018
By Sarah Lee
The cost of health care is an unceasing concern for Americans, as prices have soared over the past 30 years. 
September 18, 2018
By Charles Katebi
As the 2018 midterm elections approach, growing numbers of progressive candidates have endorsed a single-payer health insurance program that will supposedly cover all Americans and deliver better medical care than our current health care system.
September 17, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of September 10, 2018
September 13, 2018
By Jane M. Orient, M.D.
With all the talk about “evidence-based medicine,” you might think that doctors were becoming much more focused on rigorous science.
September 12, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud, Gregory Conley
“Although ‘protecting the children’ is a laudable goal, this rhetoric is overused and threatens the millions of smokers who have quit smoking combustible cigarettes by using these products.” - Lindsey Stroud
September 10, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of September 3, 2018
September 4, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of August 27, 2018
August 29, 2018
By Sarah Lee
On August 2, the Trump administration issued a proposed rule allowing the sale of short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans, also known as short-term plans.
August 29, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In July, an NPR segment reported the United States is in the midst of a “significant shortage of injectable opioids.”
August 29, 2018
By Sarah Lee
After a federal judge blocked Kentucky’s Medicaid work requirement, President Donald Trump’s Council of Economic Advisers released a study that concluded many people who receive Medicaid benefits can work but choose not to.
August 28, 2018
By Sarah Lee
The future of Obamacare is as tenuous as ever thanks to the Trump administration’s restoration of federalism.
August 27, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of August 20, 2018
August 20, 2018
By Jeff Stier
Technological advances touch every aspect of our lives, often in ways we rarely think about.
August 20, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of August 13, 2018
August 13, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018
By Charles Katebi
At the end of June, a U.S. District Court judge blocked Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin from imposing work requirements on Medicaid recipients.