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Reforming Antiquated Medical-Coverage System Would Save Lives -- and Money Jan. 14, 2020

Daily Editorials

Compared to other advanced countries, Americans pay something like $8,000 a year per household in un... Read More

November 12, 2019 Nov. 12, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I've been on antidepressant and bipolar medication for 12 years. The problem is, I feel ... Read More

October 25, 2019 Oct. 25, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am Protestant, and my husband was baptized in the Catholic Church, but religion was ne... Read More

Chronic Valve Disease Common Cause of Heart Murmur Oct. 03, 2019

Ask the Vet

Q: My 7-year-old, 20-pound mixed breed dog has a heart murmur. Her veterinarian thinks it's due to c... Read More

From Polypharmacy to Polypills: Where Will It Lead? Sep. 27, 2019

C Force

In September 2018, I talked about health issues related to "polypharmacy," a word new to me at the t... Read More

Many Ways to Get Medications Into Cats Sep. 26, 2019

Ask the Vet

Q: I adopted my grandmother's cat, Sally, who is supposed to take medication but often puts up a fig... Read More

Dems' Health Care Whoppers Sep. 18, 2019

Betsy McCaughey

When it comes to health care, Democrats are selling snake oil. Americans are grappling with rising m... Read More

Prescription for Danger: Risky Chinese Meds Sep. 04, 2019

Betsy McCaughey

When you pick up your prescription at the pharmacy, it isn't labeled "made in China," but odds are t... Read More

Judgment Against Johnson & Johnson Serves Notice to Corporate Pill Pushers Aug. 28, 2019

Daily Editorials

Compared with the landmark $27.5 billion settlement states made in 1998 with Big Tobacco, Oklahoma's... Read More

Beware of the Pitfalls of Single-Payer Plans Aug. 01, 2019

Daily Editorials

Bernie Sanders has repeatedly touted his "Medicare for All" plan as better than what we have now. He... Read More

Bipolar Rants Making It Hard To Embrace New Daughter-in-Law Jun. 27, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: Our son is married to a beautiful woman from India, who also happens to be bipolar. They... Read More

The Costs of Monitoring Your Prescriptions: State Databases That Track Our Medications Invade Privacy Without Reducing Opioid-Related Deaths Jun. 12, 2019

Jacob Sullum

Prescription drug monitoring programs do not seem to be very effective at preventing abuse of opioid... Read More

How to Have a Great Smile May. 10, 2019

Positive Aging

When I share my thoughts on growing older gracefully with my readers, it's important for everyone to... Read More

The Politics of No More Sex Apr. 26, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I read the letter from "Saddened," whose wife has cut off sex. I want to knock some sens... Read More

The Opioid Crisis Hits Close to Home Apr. 25, 2019

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

Last winter, my husband and I joined with other mourners at the funeral of a man who died in his mid... Read More

She Experimented in College Apr. 15, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I am 27 and am engaged to my 26-year-old fiancee. However, she recently told me about he... Read More

Short Takes on Charity, Kindness, Meanness and the Weirdness of R. Kelly Mar. 11, 2019

Daily Editorials

Keeping Josiah on the Move The thief who made off with a 3-year-old's prosthetic leg deserves all th... Read More

New Regiment Mar. 04, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: At my last appointment, my doctor put me on medication for high blood pressure. My stats have alw... Read More

Food and Drug Interactions Jan. 18, 2019

Nutrition News

You've probably heard the warnings not to drink grapefruit juice with blood thinners. However, that ... Read More