Tag: medical

60% of doctors say their patients are abusive.

Ed Lynn- October 18, 2017

This story was produced in collaboration with WebMD and Medscape. Most doctors have absorbed racist, sexist, and other bigoted verbal remarks from patients under their ... Read More

Katie Halper Show: Dr. Adam Gaffney debunks 5 annoying myths used against universal health care

Ed Lynn- April 1, 2017

In this episode: Katie and designated "dude-bro" Gabe Pacheco talk about health-care, including a stealth recording of Katie's Dr. Dad, and an insightful conversation with ... Read More

Trumpcare is a disaster, and right wing attacks on CBO are desperate.

Ed Lynn- March 14, 2017

In a crippling blow that could derail Republican plans to replace Obamacare, the Congressional Budget Office Monday predicted a catastrophe, saying 24 million Americans would ... Read More

Fiorina Misinformed About Medical Marijuana

Editor SCD- September 26, 2015

Carly Fiorina's latest lie was told to the wrong person. "I was trying to be brave," Shelly Van Winkle told ThinkProgress minutes after a tense ... Read More

A Sergeant On A Mission To Help Soldiers With Brain Injuries

Editor SCD- September 12, 2015

http://gty.im/71395471 For those who have served in the military, you know that it's commonplace for active duty soliders to sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI). ... Read More

Guantanamo Nurses May Be Allowed to Opt Out of Controversial Practice

Ed Lynn- March 23, 2015

A federal committee that advises the defense secretary on health policy matters has proposed that the Pentagon allow medical personnel to opt out of performing ... Read More