Are Prescription Drugs Issued Too Readily?

Are Prescription Drugs Issued Too Readily?

The topic of prescription medication is a controversial one throughout the world.  While our headline question is perhaps the biggest issue faced by the medical industry today, there are many other problems that exist when it comes to prescription drugs, many of which...
Ethical Issues in Health & Medicine

Ethical Issues in Health & Medicine

As we gain better and better control of the body and its health, we are exposed to worse moral dilemmas.  Here are some of the toughest ethical issues in health & medicine. Being a medical ethicist has never been harder. 1) Genetic modification The complete...
Top 15 Investigative Blogs in Healthcare

Top 15 Investigative Blogs in Healthcare

It’s hard to find blogs that are well written and interesting.  And it’s easy to find blogs that try to throw dirt at the establishment. But blogs that are well written, based off solid sources, and actually finding things that drug companies would rather...
How To Improve Health Care in the USA

How To Improve Health Care in the USA

Obama is trying to change the health care system in America.  I agree with him that there needs to be change.  What’s not entirely clear is what his ideas actually are. The fact is, we spend among the most on health care of all the major nations, and...