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Exposing the Myths on Vaping E-Cigarettes

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Climate Change: Propaganda or Crisis?

[iframe style="border:none" src="//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/12151592/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/864077/custom-color/3a5fa9" height="100" width="100%" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen]Mr. James Taylor, the Director of the Arthur B. Robinson Center for Climate and Environmental Policy at The Heartland Institute joins me for a discussion on climate change. James Taylor is Director of the Arthur B. Robinson Center for Climate and Environmental Policy at The Heartland Institute. Taylor

How is the Medical Field Adapting to Gender Identification?

[iframe style="border:none" src="//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/12057881/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/864077/custom-color/3a5fa9" height="100" width="100%" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Dr. Paul Hruz MD Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine, and a member of the multidisciplinary care program with sexual development joins me to discuss how the brain vs the body thesis has led to the

Statement About The Executive Order On Price Transparency And Quality In Healthcare

President Trump's executive order on price transparency is revolutionary and is the first important step to returning medicine to the patient and their doctor. With this order, the patient will be empowered to be come a healthcare consumer. The middlemen will be removed from the doctor's office along with the inflated prices they encourage. -

The Antidote To The High Cost Of Healthcare Is Healthcare Consumerism

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Healthcare Facts Count

A recent Pew study concluded that 60% of Americans believe that the government should be responsible for providing healthcare coverage. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2018/10/03/most-continue-to-say-ensuring-health-care-coverage-is-governments-responsibility/ The first thing that people need to ask is was the methodology used to perform the study a valid way to extrapolate what over 300 million people really want? And second, can accurate conclusions

The New American Healthcare Act: Will It Bring Down Costs?

There are three things that are important to know about the new healthcare proposal known as The American Healthcare Act of 2017 (AHCA). First, it does not repeal Obamacare; second, it doubles down on one of the most expensive parts of the healthcare system by subsidizing the health insurance industry; and third, it does not

5 ways Obamacare Is Dismantling Affordable Quality Healthcare

Despite the feel good rhetoric about the success of the Affordable Care Act that is being peddled during this election season, reality has hit home for many Americans. Patients have come to know that: 1. The subsidies don’t cover the high out of pocket costs from deductibles and co-insurance. The high costs have failed to

The Healthcare Rhetoric vs The Reality

Everyone can agree that this political season has been different. The candidates and their “win at all cost“ campaigns have unwittingly uncovered what has been lurking under the surface. It is what voters have known, but have been unable to put their fingers on or wrap their brains around - the feeling that there is