How Private Equity Is Ruining American Health Care
May 20, 2020 via Bloomberg – Private equity investors have been buying up doctor’s offices and retooling their business models in ways that maximize profits and may…
Former FDA Commissioner: Here’s the Testing Strategy We Need to Safely Reopen America
May 13, 2020 via Time – Our current methods for coronavirus testing have limitations, explains a former head of the Food and Drug Administration.
Sweden’s Coronavirus Strategy Will Soon Be the World’s
May 12, 2020 via Foreign Affairs – Most nations responded to the pandemic with some combination of closures and restrictions. Sweden took a different approach.
Experts Worry CDC is Sidelined in Coronavirus Response
May 10, 2020 via AP News – Reports last week that the White House had shelved the Centers for Disease Control’s advice on safely reopening public places…
What Needs to go Right to Get a Coronavirus Vaccine
May 8, 2020 via The Conversation – Only a small percentage of vaccines are ultimately proven safe and effective and then approved for public use.
What’s Behind South Korea’s COVID-19 Exceptionalism?
May 6, 2020 via The Atlantic – Some say that trust in the government is South Korea’s secret weapon in battling COVID-19.
Those We’ve Lost
April 30, 2020 via The New York Times – The coronavirus has taken both famous and ordinary Americans alike, but all had unique lives and contributions to…
Rural America Needs Help From the Rest of the Country to Face COVID-19
April 23, 2020 via Time – An epidemiologist suspects that rural Americans may be even more at risk than urban ones of being devastated by the pandemic.