Tag: health care politics

The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

[ 0 ] 2011-06-17 |

Although the dangers of lead exposure have been known since ancient times, modern society is still affected by lead poisoning. The costs to society are immense and certain members of society pay the highest costs. However, we all inevitably suffer from costs of lead poisoning.

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Reducing Wait Times a Disorganized Task

Reducing Wait Times a Disorganized Task

[ 0 ] 2011-03-03 |

Waiting times for medical treatment are a perennial problem of health systems around the world and unfortunately, the delays are generally getting worse. At risk is patients health and quality life so a concerted action to address the problem is long overdue.

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Could Lifting Stem Cell Research Funding Ban Help Conservative Groups?

Could Lifting Stem Cell Research Funding Ban Help Conservative Groups?

[ 0 ] 2009-03-10 |

While the lifting of the embryonic stem cell research funding ban by President Obama is being seen positively in some camps, others remain concerned about the use of these cells. However, one hope is that the increased research opportunities may lead to the use of alternate stem cell sources.

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