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May 11, 2009
A health industry offer on Monday to trim costs by $2 trillion over the next decade found a skeptical audience among health care economists, who say such savings might materialize only if many parts of the industry are ready to sacrifice.
President Barack Obama announced a voluntary offer made by a consortium of hospitals, insurance companies, drugmakers and doctors to cut the growth rate for health care spending by 1.5 percentage points a year.
May 08, 2009
Dissecting health-care data from Britian, Canada, and elsewhere
Apr 23, 2009
Barack Obama's financial disaster will be much worse than you probably think. That's because there is another even bigger financial disaster lurking ahead and that will start to come into play in a few short years.
Apr 08, 2009
David Boucher celebrated his 50th birthday this year by jetting to Bangkok for his first colonoscopy.
There he was seen by a California-educated physician and no shortage of nurses, who verified his identity 15 times before the procedure.
Apr 06, 2009
Beneficiaries would see the co-payment for mental health care drop from 50% to
Hoping to ride a growing wave of support on Capitol Hill for mental health
parity, one powerful lawmaker has reintroduced a bill that would extend the concept to