Public Policy - Diverse Health

Proposed Regulations Could Penalize Immigrants

by Bill Hangley | April 09, 2018
The latest leaks in Washington indicate that the Trump administration remains serious about dis [...] Read more

Transgender Health Care Endangered

by E. Tammy Kim | April 04, 2018
A few years ago, Stephan Rivera, a 31-year-old native of the Bronx, New York, consulted two doc [...] Read more

NIH Rejected Alcohol Ad Study during Quest for Industry Funds

by Sharon Begley | April 04, 2018
It’s rare for officials at the National Institutes of Health to summon university scienti [...] Read more

Microplastics Found in Nearly All Bottled Water

by Laignee Barron | April 04, 2018
Drining from a plastic water bottle likely means ingesting microplastic particles, a new study [...] Read more

New Iowa Law Allows Plans that Skirt ACA

by Barbara Rodriguez, Associated Press | April 04, 2018
Iowa will allow people to buy a cheaper form of health insurance that skirts Affordable Care Ac [...] Read more

VA Choice Could Open Way to Privatization

by Michael Corcoran | April 04, 2018
For the last year, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin insisted the VA would not be privat [...] Read more

First Responders Improving Interactions for People with Autism

by Leischen Stelter | April 04, 2018
First responders areare increasingly likely to respond to an incident involving a person with a [...] Read more

Sewage Leaks Plague Elite Washington Hospital

by Jayne O'Donnell | April 02, 2018
“A black, grainy foul-smelling substance” coated the floor of an operating room at [...] Read more