In recent years, major innovations in Hepatitis C treatments have greatly improved the treatability of this deadly disease. However, the high cost of these drugs has kept many people living with Hepatitis C from enjoying the benefits of treatment. Dr. Rebekah Gee, Secretary of the
Genetic testing is a medical test that identifies changes in chromosomes and genes to determine whether a person has, or might develop, a genetic condition. Genetic testing is becoming cheaper and easier to do each year. With $199 dollars and some saliva, companies like 23andMe
“There is but one truly serious philosophical problem, and that is suicide.”
Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus
On Tuesday, Massachusetts voters will be asked to wrestle with that problem and vote up or down on Question 2. I urge them to vote yes.
If Question 2 passes
The Obama administration's regulations concerning access to oral contraception through employer-provided health insurance allow each person to follow the precepts of his or her religion within the confines of one’s home and body – and protects those of us who choose to follow different precepts
What started in Wisconsin is spreading to the rest of the country. Governors, especially Republican governors, are using state budget deficits to present state employees with a Hobson's choice: diminish the bargaining power of unions of state employees or allow the state government to be