Health Care

Bernard G. Prusak April 11, 2018
A proposed bill in the United Kingdom seeks “to clarify the extent to which a medical practitioner with a conscientious objection may refrain from participating in certain medical activities.”
Belsy García Manrique, a student at Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine, with her father, Felix.
J.D. Long-García March 27, 2018
Belsy García Manrique is a year away from realizing her dream of becoming a doctor—and her father is awaiting deportation.
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Our readers March 09, 2018
Respondents who named health care as their priority for state elections frequently specified the issue: how universal health care would benefit everyone.
Pope Francis greets people during an audience with Italian nurses in Paul VI hall at the Vatican March 3. (CNS photo/Vatican Media) See POPE-NURSES March 5, 2018.
"I thank her and I want you to know her name: Sister Cornelia Caraglio."
Matthew Loftus February 21, 2018
Children in the U.S. have a 70 percent greater chance of dying before adulthood than in comparable nations. Guns, car accidents and lack of access to health care are to blame.
Pills of the opioid oxycodone-acetaminophen, also known as Percocet. (AP Photo/Patrick Sison)
Kevin Clarke February 07, 2018
Life expectancy has dropped in the U.S. for two consecutive years. Guns, drugs and car accidents are deadlier here than in peer nations.