During COVID-19, many states have rolled back their “certificate of need” laws. Now is the time to abolish them.
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Rick Doblin, a leading force in America's psychedelic renaissance, imagines a world of "mass mental health" facilitated by formerly demonized drugs.
We need to remove all the ways that government deters people from seeking treatment.
Spending nearly 14 times as much on the CDC as we did in 1987 did not, apparently, help the agency combat the biggest disease threat America has faced in a century.
The tradeoffs among considerations of health, prosperity, and liberty are catching up with us even if we don't want to acknowledge them.
"We have deep concerns whether America's generosity has been put to the best use possible."
The point isn't only to provide reassurance to the public, but also to guide policymakers who have to make decisions on things such as opening or closing public schools, libraries, or playgrounds.
Immigrants want to escape possible COVID-19 death trap, most having committed no violent crime.
Spanish Flu Experience Might Indicate That Public Policy Interventions Don't Have Long-Term Economic Effects
Though focused on manufacturing and banking, this study sees economic optimism in quick and thorough interventions to keep people isolated.
A big contraction was followed by a bustling aftermath—but with notable negative long-term effects as well.
America Doesn't Have Enough Hospital Beds To Fight the Coronavirus. Protectionist Health Care Regulations Are One Reason Why.
Federal bureaucracy slowed America's response to the new coronavirus outbreak. Now state-level red tape is now poised to cause more problems.
No one will ever head to Walmart for a kidney transplant, but retail companies and profit-based clinics certainly can offer high-quality, lower-level services—and impose market discipline in a sector that sorely needs it.
Americans and those traveling from the U.K. will be exempted.
Certificate of need laws are on the books in 36 states, but they mostly serve as a way for hospitals to limit competition and keep prices high. State lawmakers should be dismantling them.
No rising cancer epidemic, reports the American Cancer Society.
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Classifying heavy internet use as medical addiction leads to bad policy and inferior patient care.
But she sure did anyway!
How is bleaching food better than letting homeless people eat it?
It's pretty obvious that the 4'8" William Colon didn't pose a serious threat to any of the 8 cops on-scene.
A new GOP bill would benefit gyms and gym goers, but few others.
The positives of legalizing weed would outweigh the negatives, a study found.
After years of being blamed for weight gain and metabolic issues, zero-calorie sweeteners and the drinks they flavor are being absolved.
"This is a disruptive innovation, which is why you're seeing protectionist policies being put into action."
Epidiolex shows great promise in relieving two severe forms of epilepsy.
History shows we have everything to gain from knowing more about our bodies.
Chances are, you already know what you need to do to be healthier.
Global study goes against the grain on fats, fruits, and dietary dogma
Bad news: Most of us have got to eat less to live longer
FDA decided not to decide whether snus can be marketed as the first safer-than-cigarettes product.
Who wants to live to be a 100? Someone who is 99 years old. Especially if he feels like a 25 year-old.
After adjustment for confounding variables, the association between marijuana use and adverse neonatal outcomes disappears.