The extent to which health care providers cost shift -- increase the price or markup charged to one group of patients in response to a decrease in another group's price or markup -- has
The lure of an alleged free lunch can be irresistible. Even a lunch at reduced prices is hard to ignore. This human desire for a bargain is part of America's persistent inte
"The potential of the physician to do great harm (as well as great good) has been recognized since ancient times. In addition, the susceptibility of the physician to dangerous mor
After a century of U.S.
In this article in the Hoover Institution's American Outlook journal, the authors write that it is often argued that patent laws inhibit drug inventions and their distribution.
In this pamphlet, renowned scholar Milton Friedman asserts that the United States spends a mind-boggling percentage of its GDP on a health care system that virtually everyone agrees is a disaster.&
In this article, the author looks at the dietary supplements and it's non-regulation by the FDA, in it he writes;
This article in Nature Biology by Henry Miller takes on the FDA's failure to live up to its mission as an agency of the federal government: