Second Opinion

Second Opinion

An examination of medical ethics and the practitioners who define them. Sign up to receive the Second Opinion topics in newsletter form at kcrw.com/newsletters.

While paying those addicted to drugs to stop using has its skeptics, studies suggest it has real potential

Gifts are unethical and drive up healthcare costs

Much of what we know about routine dental care is not based on sound science

Medicine has seen many changes over the past 30 years, but AI will be a disruptive game changer.

There are many reasons to go abroad for healthcare, but attention is needed to carefully weigh the risks and benefits.

The World Health Organization considers antimicrobial resistance one of the top 10 threats to global health alongside climate change and pandemics.

The EPA has just passed some air pollution rules that could improve our American’s health.

Research findings are not etched in stone.