October 14, 2021
Congress will soon have the chance to make generic drugs, including complex generics, more accessible and affordable for Americans.
October 12, 2021
By Gloria Wai Chung Li, MD - In June of this year, at age two, my daughter, Aria, was sent home from daycare with a high fever.
October 11, 2021
One in five adults in the U.S. suffer from a mental health condition, yet only about half of those needing treatment receive care. What’s keeping so many people from treatment?
October 8, 2021
Among the world’s developed countries, the United States holds the unwanted distinction of being a leader in maternal and infant deaths. In an attempt to turn the tide, the federal government last month announced a new $350 million investment.
October 7, 2021
By Seth J. Baum, MD - As a cardiologist, I see health care as more than a political issue. It’s been central to my life for three decades.
October 6, 2021
Health care technology today is advancing as rapidly as any Silicon Valley startup.
October 4, 2021
By Michael D. Shapiro, DO, MCR - What if we – as a health care community – focused on cardiovascular disease prevention with the same level of intensity as we do treatment?
October 1, 2021
New pilot programs to expedite the approval process for drugs that treat rare and currently untreatable diseases could be on the horizon.
September 30, 2021
For as long as the Medicare Part D prescription drug plan has existed, beneficiaries have struggled with out-of-pocket costs. Now, movement on Capitol Hill suggests this may finally be the year for reform.
September 29, 2021
Genetic testing and counseling can be critical for health care providers and patients to make informed treatment choices – especially when it comes to rare diseases.