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Trump touches the face of a service man without arms

Posted on January 26, 2017 7:24 am By admin in In The News

John New‏ @JohnNew2015 It has been a movement from the beginning – God blessed the nation, with your candidacy, victory in the election and your presidency. Replying to @JohnNew2015 @POTUS The good citizens of the United States of America witness your sincerity of heart and true compassion for man. We’re grateful and fortunate. Replying to @JohnNew2015 […]

The Changing Ideal Blood Pressure

Posted on October 10, 2015 11:34 am By admin in In The News

The Ideal BP which has been 140 (160 in the elderly) systolic and 90 diastolic will be changing. The cardiologists in Sacramento have long insisted that the ideal BP was 110/70. Many of our patients on their return from a cardiac consultation became lightheaded after achieving the new standards. Thus, we had to teach them […]

Do Mammograms Save Lives?

Posted on July 10, 2015 11:20 am By admin in In The News

Criticism of breast-cancer screenings is more about rationing than rationality. By Daniel B. Kopans, WSJ There is a disconcerting effort afoot to reduce a woman’s access to mammography screening for breast cancer by making it seem useless or even harmful. The movement dates to November 2009, during the debate over the Affordable Care Act, when […]

The Great Society Declared War on Marriage: Obamacare Made It Worse

Posted on April 10, 2015 10:48 am By admin in In The News

by Devon M. Herrick President Lyndon B. Johnson declared an “unconditional war on poverty” in 1964 and followed up a year later with an avalanche of domestic social and antipoverty programs known collectively as the Great Society. Johnson persuaded Congress to support his welfare agenda — sending him more than 80 pieces of legislation to […]

Empowered physician leadership essential to transform Healthcare

Posted on January 10, 2015 2:49 am By admin in In The News

Guest Commentary: Empowered physician leadership essential to drive healthcare transformation By Dr. Margaret Ferguson Last year I had the pleasure of meeting 2010 Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, who was honored for the Iraq war film “The Hurt Locker.” She was the first woman to win this award. However, during a session that I jointly hosted […]

Authentic Medicine

Posted on July 10, 2012 12:06 pm By admin in In The News

Douglas Farrago MD, Editor, Creator & Founder SPEAKING HONESTLY AND OPENLY ABOUT OUR BROKEN HEALTHCARE SYSTEM The mission of Authentic Medicine is to rediscover how much the art of medicine means and allow us to reconnect to our roots once again. It is about fighting back against those things that are taking us away from […]

On Tax Day, Friday, April 15, 2011, Atlas Shrugged Opens

Posted on June 19, 2011 1:10 pm By admin in In The News

The time has arrived! Friday, April 15, the Atlas Shrugged movie will open on more than 300 screens around the country. Find the theater closest to you (and demand it in your city, if it’s not already there) by going here: All of us who love Ayn Rand’s novels should bring our friends to […]

Why Medicaid Should Be Easier to Fix than Entitlement Programs

Posted on June 19, 2011 1:09 pm By admin in In The News

Capital Ideas By: John R. Graham, Pacific Research Institute, 6.1.2011 Congress remains gridlocked on many important issues but not every politician is afraid to challenge the unsustainable growth of Medicaid. Consider S. 1031, by U.S. Senator Tom Coburn. This measure would increase local control over Medicaid spending and improve the incentives that have led politicians […]

2016: Obama’s America

Posted on June 19, 2011 1:07 pm By admin in In The News

Get the real unvarnished truth about what 2016 will look like if Obama gets re-elected. You may not recognize the Home of the Free. There may not be any home of the free left on the earth if he wins. Some Freedom of Speech has been compromised. Some Freedom of Religion has vanished. This has […]

How can government determine the value of an employee?

Posted on June 19, 2011 1:06 pm By admin in In The News

Commentary by Pamela Villarreal Source: Investor’s Business Daily | December 04, 2013 The bottom line is that those who want to make $15 an hour flipping burgers should . . . pursue education and skills that warrant higher pay. This week, another fast-food walkout will take place in 100 cities. Evidently, this one claims to […]