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Health Care
November 20, 2020
By Jane M. Orient, M.D.
Now that we have a randomized controlled trial (RCT) about masks, will it change what you do?
November 18, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Imagine a world where your local membership shopping club or health/fitness club could sell health insurance to members
November 9, 2020
By AnneMarie Schieber
Two physicians who are leading the charge on early at-home COVID-19 treatment to reduce hospitalization and death, have themselves become infected with the virus and following the regiment they, themselves preach
November 6, 2020
By Christina Herrin
If government can’t accomplish the task of properly counting ballots in a timely manner, it is not capable of managing our health care system
October 26, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Keeping communities locked down has resulted in several unintended consequences
October 12, 2020
By Christina Herrin
CON laws adversely affect health care costs
October 7, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Currently, 35 states are bound by certificate of need (CON) laws
October 2, 2020
By Christina Herrin
The “Healthy Checkout Ordinance,” which passed unanimously, is yet just another example of Berkeley’s City Council projecting their will upon the public
September 17, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Since the coronavirus pandemic, several governors have exerted unprecedented powers under the guise of taming the outbreak
September 9, 2020
By Christina Herrin
Businesses have been shut down for months. Millions have become unemployed. Schools remain closed.
August 28, 2020
By Christina Herrin
For mostly political reasons, hydroxychloroquine has become a highly controversial drug
August 27, 2020
By Christina Herrin
For mostly political reasons, hydroxychloroquine has become a highly controversial drug
August 24, 2020
By Jim Lakely
Dr. David Gortler will serve as Senior Advisor to FDA Commissioner Dr. Steven Hahn
August 6, 2020
By Steve Goreham
U.S. public transit ridership has been declining for the last five years and the coronavirus pandemic is accelerating the decline.
August 3, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Experts in public health and epidemiology have driven policy making during the COVID-19 pandemic. How much should we trust experts?
July 28, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
The surge in COVID-19 cases since June has led to much speculation that states began reopening too soon.
July 24, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Following COVID-19, it's time we rethink our medical care system.
July 17, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Perhaps the most frustrating aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic is reading that non-pharmaceutical interventions like social distancing, stay-at-home orders, and business closures are saving lives. They are not.
July 5, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Deaths to date relative to projected deaths in an unmitigated pandemic provide one measure of where we are at in the pandemic.
July 2, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
Our elected executives face a bias to action, worsened by the 24-hour news cycle and running tallies of COVID-19 cases and deaths.