Tag Archives: Viewpoints

Viewpoints: More Babies Will Be Harmed Than Saved From The Ban On Fetal Tissue Research; Patients Need Strong Incentives To Consider Health Care Prices

Editorial pages focus on these health topics and others. Los Angeles Times: Trump’s Fetal Tissue Research Ban Will Hurt Many More Babies Than It ‘Saves’ The Trump administration this week made good on its threats to clamp down on the use of tissue derived from aborted fetuses in federally funded medical research, cancelling a $… Read More »

Viewpoints: CEOs Of Health Care Companies Make A Ridiculous Amount Of Money; Even If GOP Prevails In Court Against Health Law, Victory Would Be Pyrrhic

Opinion writers weigh in on health care industry topics and health topics. GQ: Health-Care CEOs Made An Infuriating Amount Of Money Last Year Last year, 62 CEOs of health-care companies made a combined total of $ 1.1 billion in compensation. That’s according to a new report out from Axios, which coincidentally notes that CEO compensation… Read More »

Viewpoints: Time To Recognize Deadly Mix Of Dementia And Guns; Finally, The Right Message About Vaccines Is Delivered

Editorial pages focus on these public health topics and others. Bloomberg: Dementia And Firearms Make A Lethal Combination Nationwide since 2012, firearms have been used in at least 15 homicides and more than 95 suicides related to dementia, a Kaiser Health News investigation found. This is probably a severe undercount, because dementia often goes undiagnosed.… Read More »