Rx Ads to Consumers: thoughts from my post at CHMP

The Center for Health Media and Policy at Hunter College, City University of New York, recently asked me to guest blog. Here’s an excerpt of some thoughts I offered on direct to consumer prescription drug ads: Is advertising prescription drugs directly to consumers a good thing? It all depends on whom you ask. Some physicians […]

2014 Can’t Come Soon Enough for Some

It really rankles me when I see companies – especially insurance companies – put profits before people.

Celebrate Women’s Health

It will give you (and them) a heads up to be aware of possible serious conditions that may be hereditary, such as heart disease, diabetes, or sickle cell disease. … Many hazards in the home are overlooked, but easy to fix, such as picking up scatter rugs, installing grips in the shower or tub, picking up clutter, such as books or magazines, off of the floor and stairs.

Post Traumatic Stress – relieved or relived?

consider 9/11 families’ mental health needs while covering the bin Laden story