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I Was a Physician at a Federally Qualified Health Center. Here’s...

By Rebekah Bernard M.D. __________________________ In my medical training, a fellow physician tried to convince me that my liberal leanings on health care were misguided. While...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to Cover Insulin Costs...

Previously Minnesota Medical Insurer Medica  and UCare announced that they will cap insulin costs at $25 a month to address the rising costs of...

Healthcare Expert Richard Baker Will Speak About Danger of Single-Payer Healthcare...

A leading nonprofit focusing on healthcare "Citizens' Council for Health Freedom" will have a leading  voice on the topic of single-payer healthcare system Richard...

Minnesota Republican Lawmakers Aim to Ask Congress to Put Liability Back...

In 1986, the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP) was signed into law. NVICP protects vaccine manufacturers by placing a tax on...

Minnesota Medical Patients Tax Set to Expire in 2020, Unless Renewed

The end may be near for an onerous tax launched with the stated intention to add a two-percent charge onto the fees...

Why Do Democrats Want to Tax Sick and Injured Patients?

Should you be taxed if you get sick? Democrats say yes. Republicans say no.  Minnesota’s Republican leadership wants the 2 percent MinnesotaCare...

Gil Gutknecht: Losing Access? Get a Grip.

It will cripple American medical innovation? Seniors would lose access to modern, lifesaving drugs? Those are a couple of the dire warnings...

Twila Brase: Will Trump Give Americans the Freedom to Opt-Out...

Medicare is failing. The recent Medicare Trustees report warns Congress that the hospitalization part of the “Medicare Trust...

New Fees On Medication Could Raise Cost Of Healthcare In Minnesota

The House bill, HF 400, establishes an opioid stewardship fund and an Opioid Addiction Advisory Council. However, the most controversial aspect of this bill...

Parental Rights Rally Attracts Thousands in Opposition of Compulsory Vaccination Bill

SF 1520, authored by Senator Chris Eaton (DFL- Brooklyn Center), removes language in Minnesota law that allows parents to have conscientious objections to vaccinating...