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December 6, 2019
Ineffective Federal Policies Cause Havoc in Biosimilars Market
Lawsuits are being filed and a trade group released a report stating “anti-competitive” marketing practices by biologic drug makers are costing the health care market billions of dollars,
Health Care
December 5, 2019
Insurer Begins Covering Pharmacogenetic Testing Despite FDA Warning
Parmacogenetic testing is a new field in prescription medicine.
Health Care
November 29, 2019
Lawsuit Challenges Illinois Policy on Vitamin K Shots for Newborns
A group of parents filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), pediatricians, and several hospitals after their newborn babies were seized for hours when the parents declined vitamin K shots
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Health Care
November 28, 2019
Maine Voters Will Decide Vaccine Exemptions on March Ballot
A group of parents in Maine collected enough signatures to let voters decide whether to keep or repeal L.D. 798, the state’s recently enacted vaccine law eliminating religious and philosophical exemptions for most public-school students.
Health Care
November 26, 2019
Electronic Medical Records, Administrative Burdens Are Causing Physicians’ Fatigue
I must admit I have mixed emotions about the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report.
Health Care
November 26, 2019
Health Care System Takes Heavy Toll on Nation’s Clinicians, Study Finds
Long hours, a bureaucratic morass, and the constant threat of medical malpractice lawsuits are taking an increasingly alarming toll on the nation’s doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals and putting patients at risk,

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Regulation
December 6, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
Lawsuits are being filed and a trade group released a report stating “anti-competitive” marketing practices by biologic drug makers are costing the health care market billions of dollars,
December 5, 2019
Parmacogenetic testing is a new field in prescription medicine.
November 29, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
A group of parents filed a lawsuit in federal court against the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), pediatricians, and several hospitals after their newborn babies were seized for hours when the parents declined vitamin K shots
November 28, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
A group of parents in Maine collected enough signatures to let voters decide whether to keep or repeal L.D. 798, the state’s recently enacted vaccine law eliminating religious and philosophical exemptions for most public-school students.
November 26, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Long hours, a bureaucratic morass, and the constant threat of medical malpractice lawsuits are taking an increasingly alarming toll on the nation’s doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals and putting patients at risk,
November 26, 2019
By Michael Ciampi, M.D.
I must admit I have mixed emotions about the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report.
November 25, 2019
By Kelsey Hackem
Employees of Yale University filed a class action lawsuit claiming the institution’s incentive for participation in wellness programs violates the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA).
November 22, 2019
By Savannah Edgens
The Florida measure would effectively ban the sale of all semiautomatic rifles that accept a detachable magazine or another feeding device.
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November 22, 2019
By AnneMarie Schieber
The Republican Study Committee (RSC) presented a 68-page plan to make health insurance more affordable, protect people with preexisting conditions, and give consumers more control over their care.
November 22, 2019
By Madeline Peltzer
Candidates for the Democrat Party presidential nomination who have been defending the costs of their health care proposals are facing big doubts among their potential voters about their plans for a single-payer, Medicare for All system.