April 26, 2021
It can take 17 years for medical breakthroughs to move from the lab to the clinic, where patients can finally benefit. Why the lag?
April 20, 2021
I had been experiencing chest pain for a while. It was robbing me of joy – and it was often embarrassing.
April 13, 2021
Everyone, it seemed, was willing to help patients access medication without delay when COVID-19 took hold last year.
March 24, 2021
A one-size-fits-all approach to health care is dangerous for Californians.
February 19, 2021
February brings good news for people who don’t have health insurance. Due to a special enrollment period, the federal insurance marketplace is once again open for people to sign up for private coverage.
June 30, 2020
Lawmakers in South Dakota and Louisiana didn’t let the coronavirus derail their efforts to protect patients.
January 21, 2020
Stress is a common response to skin conditions. It may also be making those skin conditions worse.
January 16, 2020
Health care providers say that regulators could do more to enforce commonsense limits on prior authorization and step therapy, according to a new series of reports from the Aimed Alliance.
December 16, 2019
As a dermatologist, it is my job to take the clues the skin provides and interpret these to do my very best to diagnose, monitor and treat my patients. Insurance companies sometimes make that difficult.
October 10, 2019
A new bill introduced in the U.S. Senate would curb the health plan practice of requiring patients to try and fail an insurer-preferred drug before getting the one their doctor prescribed.