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09/30/2014 – 8:07 AM |

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JACK GILLUM, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals …

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Drug, Medical Device Firms Paid $3.5B to Doctors (UPDATE)

09/30/2014 – 8:07 AM |
doctor money

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JACK GILLUM, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals …

Half Of All Texas Abortion Clinics Close Due To State Law

07/18/2014 – 5:13 PM |
Texas

By Carrie Feibel, KUHF
In just over the past year, the number of abortion clinics in Texas fell from 41 to 20, and watchdogs say that …

Terminal Cancer Patients Confuse Palliative Chemotherapy With Last-Chance Cure

03/05/2014 – 12:06 AM |

By Brad Broker
The official cause of my father’s death was prostate cancer.  But it was only after the cancer metastasized to his bones that he …

5 Tips To Help Patients Get Best Health Care (VIDEO)

02/20/2014 – 3:55 PM |
Doctor Patient

By Alan Lyndon
It’s not easy being a patient.  Insurance companies and health care laws make it really difficult to know all of the rules about …

The Health Reform Decision: The Answer Begs the Questions

08/14/2012 – 10:07 AM |

By Lauren A. DeWitt, Esq. and Catherine J. Flynn, Esq.
The recent Supreme Court decision upholding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has left health care providers …

Legal Implications of Physician Relationships with Medical Supply and Distribution Companies

08/01/2012 – 7:22 AM |

By John W. Jones, Jr., Esq.
Increased federal investigation into alleged inappropriate arrangements between the pharmaceutical and medical device industries and physicians has led to significant …