State of the Union

Posts in category “Healthcare”

How to Fix the Census’s Obamacare Errors

Can you cook the books by using more accurate statistics? That’s the …

Posted April 18th, 2014

NYT Overstates Danger of E-Cigs

The front page article in the New York Times (“Selling a Poison by …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Even If Hobby Lobby Wins, We Lose

Closing on Sundays doesn’t make up for the disembedding nature of big box stores.

Posted March 25th, 2014

Obamacare Gets Teed Up at CPAC

“Off with Obamacare’s head!” Such was the battle cry at the first …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Stop Hiding Behind the CBO

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has run the math on Obamacare again …

Posted February 6th, 2014

We’re Probably at Peak Republican

On CNN’s State of the Union Sunday, economist Douglas Holtz-Eakin made a …

Posted December 17th, 2013

Starting to Share the “Silent Sorrow”

A mother shares the heartbreak of miscarriage, and meaning of children born and unborn.

Posted November 20th, 2013

On Chris Christie and Bullying the Right People

All signs point to Gov. Chris Christie cruising to reelection in New …

Posted November 5th, 2013

Please Stop Comparing Health Insurance to Car Insurance

Josh Barro has a helpful post on why health insurance is different …

Posted October 30th, 2013

Health, Education—and Welfare?

Medicine and school are both in crisis after being given from the Church to the marketplace.

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Should the Government Mandate Vaccinations?

Vaccination has been a widely adopted practice in the U.S. since the …

Posted September 30th, 2013

What Obamacare Doesn’t Fix

Is medicine really different? President Obama’s signature achievement is designed to drive …

Posted September 23rd, 2013

Two Women Recoil from the Fertility Industry

This year Louise Brown, the very first “test tube baby,” turned 35 …

Posted September 13th, 2013

Plastic Surgery in South Korea Keeps People Grinning

Gwynn Guilford reports over at Quartz that the latest trend to hit …

Posted August 29th, 2013

Rand Paul’s Dubious Evidence for Consumer-Driven Health Savings

Opponents of Obamacare make a compelling case that the law “oversolves,” if …

Posted August 19th, 2013

“Ethical” Stem Cells Bring Down Syndrome Breakthrough

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts medical school have reportedly made a …

Posted July 18th, 2013

You Need Some Sleep

Turns out, caffeine just doesn’t cut it.

Posted June 19th, 2013