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Planned Parenthood, American Medical Association, 22 states, D.C., sue HHS over Title X final rule

The Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the American Medical Association, Oregon Governor Kate Brown and others have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Oregon against the Department of Health and Human Services, claiming the final rule over Title X funding is unconstitutional. They want the rule blocked. It’s scheduled to take effect within… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »

How to protect your skin over summer

Every year in Australia, skin cancers account for about 80 per cent of all newly diagnosed cancers, and most are caused by exposure to the sun. General practitioner and medical director at HealthShare Dr Jill Gamberg said ultraviolet rays (including UVA and UVB rays) from the sun can cause skin damage in as little as 15… Read More »