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Sherry Glied, PhD, on Risks of Healthcare Reform

On the Brink: Healthcare Reform Puts These 3 Groups at Risk

Sherry Glied, PhD, Dean, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, assesses the 3 groups that are most at risk in our evolving healthcare system: the providers, the patients who depend on the new reforms, and the middle...
Reuters reports that according to a new study "About half of American adults believe in at least one medical conspiracy theory." Many of the believed theories had a common theme of mistrust of the government and large organizations. "Instead of viewing patients who believe in conspiracy theories as crazy, he...
An article in The New York Times' Well blog reports on a study published in Annals of Internal Medicine which has challenged the belief that saturated fat intake is linked to higher risk of cardiovascular events. Researchers "looked not only at what people reportedly ate, but at more objective measures...