by: Aruna Muthumanickam, MD It was an unremarkable Tuesday afternoon during my Internal Medicine inpatient rotation in a small village town in India called Talegaon. The ward stretched before me,…Read Post
Republished with permission from original source Healio. By Rita K. Kuwahara, MD, MIH HHS recently announced a plan supporting legislation that would allow it to negotiate Medicare Part B and Part D…Read Post
by Dhiksha Balaji In the United States, we spend more on prescription medications than any other country – even though we don’t use more than others. And medications are only becoming more expensive. Between the years…Read Post
Download Statement On September 1, 2021 Texas enacted Senate Bill 8 severely restricting abortion access and the ability to provide abortion care in Texas. Abortion is an essential aspect of…Read Post
by David Hirsh Unlike other comparable countries, in the United States, prescription drugs prices are not set or regulated by the federal government. The out-of-pocket costs that patients face for…Read Post
Since the pandemic began, the United States has experienced significant spikes in violence, particularly gun violence–homicides and unintentional shootings reached record numbers in 2020, and we have also seen increases…Read Post
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