Monday, August 22, 2016
NIH director Francis Collins, who led the Human Genome Project in the 1990s, likens Obama to a player who scores three goals in the same game: “I said to him, basically, ‘Mr President, you have achieved a hat-trick.’” But such programmes may come at...
Monday, August 15, 2016
An organization called Research!America, is dedicated to spreading information about medical research in this country, who pays for it, how much is available, and where politicians stand on the issue. Research!America President Mary Woolley says,...
Monday, August 15, 2016
Suzanne Ffolkes, spokeswoman for Research!America, said her organization was pleased Clinton stated her commitment to marshaling the resources and brainpower of both the public and private sector for this ambitious initiative. “Increased investments...
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Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Research!America, and a handful of other groups culled 20 questions they have for the presidential candidates on health, technology and science. Up near the top of the list was what they will do to "reduce the human and economic...
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Top scientific and research groups want to probe where the presidential candidates stand on the pressing scientific issues facing the country, including climate change and vaccines. A collection of more than 50 groups sent a questionnaire to the...
Friday, August 5, 2016
Many Americans consider eyesight loss as the worst ailment that could befall them when compared to other conditions, a new multi-ethnic survey has revealed. In fact, many study respondents believe that vision loss or blindness is just as bad as loss...
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Blindness is what many Americans fear most, a new survey shows. "These findings underscore the importance of good eyesight to most and that having good vision is key to one's overall sense of well-being," said lead researcher Dr. Adrienne Scott and...
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Thursday, August 4, 2016
Susan Jaffe provides a health policy update about the US Democratic Party platform from Philadelphia.
Friday, July 29, 2016
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton this week became the first woman in U. S. history to be nominated for president by a major political party, 97 years after women won the right to vote. In her acceptance speech at the Democratic convention...
Thursday, July 28, 2016
It's easy to think political conventions are all about the speeches and the pageantry and the sign-waving, but they're also a business opportunity. A great chance for lobbyists to come and schmooze with decision makers trapped in one convenient...


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