Doctor Fights To Let Pharmacists Prescribe Birth Control

By Tracey A. Wilkinson, Truthout. -

Indiana - People love the pill. As a pediatrician and a researcher who studies access to contraception, I speak to patients from all walks of life, and, even if they choose not to use the birth [...]

When This War Is Over, Many Of Us Will Leave Medicine

By Michele Harper, Elemental. -

I couldn’t see. My face shield was blurred by a streaky haze. I tilted my neck back and forth in an effort to peer beyond it, beneath it, through it, whatever might work. Was it condensation? I [...]

In Historic Shift, Second Largest Physicians Group In US Has New Prescription: It’s Medicare for All

By Jon Queally, -

"Major changes are needed," declares the 159,000-member American College of Physicians, "to a system that costs too much, leaves too many behind, and delivers too little." The fight for Medicare [...]

Capitalism Is Killing Patients… And Their Physicians

By Dr. Michael Pappas, Popular Resistance. -

Until physicians are willing to accept the fact they they are being exploited by the same system that harms their patients, there will be no progress made in addressing physician depression and [...]

Celebrate Medicare’s 50th Birthday By Expanding It To All

By Garrett Adams, -

By Garrett Adams in PNHP - The nation has a lot to celebrate when Medicare turns 50 on July 30. Medicare has brought care and dignity to millions of seniors, relieving their suffering and [...]