Beth Macy’s “Dopesick” describes the opioid epidemic that is killing thousands every year.
Beth Macy’s new book provides an on-the-ground look at how addiction to OxyContin and other painkillers became a national state of emergency.
The allegations against Dr. George Tyndall have prompted a criminal investigation and a federal inquiry into U.S.C.’s handling of complaints against him.
The Trump administration hopes to cut red tape by establishing a single Medicare rate for office visits. But the change could reduce payments for the sickest patients, doctors warn.
The government has shut down a dependable database on health science.
“Forest bathing,” or immersing yourself in nature, is being embraced by doctors and others as a way to combat stress and improve health.
Today, many doctors prescribe exercise for their patients who have had a heart attack.
We’ve been unable — or unwilling — to include social factors in how we support and pay doctors.