Second Opinion

Second Opinion

An examination of medical ethics and the practioners who define them.

By messing with the largest and one of the highest functioning health care systems in the nation we are putting our vet’s health at risk.

Woman’s bodies have long been proxy for politician’s power and control – often under the guise of “morality”.

T he data on serious mental illness is surprising and we do not have an adequate response to address the problem.

This week has been a bad one for woman's reproductive rights and the health care providers who care for them.

While ordering genetic tests directly from a company seeks to empower patients and puts them in control of their own health data, the test results that are returned are often confusing…

When it error occurs it’s easy to blame an individual but its often important to looks at systems causes.

Some experts claim America needs more doctors -- what is far clearer is that we need different doctors practicing in different locations working with different communities

Social psychologists and economists are working from all sides to figure out how to change doctors' prescribing behaviors, but it is not always about what’s best for patients.