Likelihood That a Woman With Screen-Detected Breast Cancer Has Had Her ‘Life Saved’ by That Screening

Monday, October 24, 2011
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Welch: “Thus the probability that a 50-year old woman with screen detected breast cancer avoids a breast cancer death because of mammography is 13% (250/1910)….This probability also rises…

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Outside Panel Backs Prostate Test Advisory

Tuesday, October 11, 2011
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McCaughey: American men should disregard this dangerous change of guidance. The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force has no oncologists or urologists among its members. It is unqualified to…

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Cancer Care’s Rationers

Monday, October 3, 2011
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WSJ Review and Outlook The Lancet last week published the findings of its international 37-expert commission on “Delivering Affordable Cancer Care in High-Income Countries.” The prestigious British medical…

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McCaughey: Obama Had to Send Health Law to High Court

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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By Martin Gould The Obama administration had no choice but to refer challenges to its signature healthcare law direct to the Supreme Court. Without that decision, uncertainty could…

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McCaughey: Surge in Costs Start Of Obamacare Disaster

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
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A new report claims that Obamacare is only negligibly responsible for the surge in health insurance premiums this year, but former New York Lt. Gov. and healthcare expert…

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PA Federal Judge Rules Against Insurance Mandate

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
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By Marc Levy HARRISBURG, Pa. – The requirement in the national health-care overhaul law that individuals buy health insurance is unconstitutional, a federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled Tuesday…

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Court Ruling ‘Slams the Brakes’ on Obamacare

Friday, August 12, 2011
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By David A. Patten Opponents of Obamacare rejoiced Friday after a federal appeals court in Atlanta ruled that the individual mandate at the heart of President Barack Obama’s…

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End the Debt Limit

Friday, August 5, 2011
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McCaughey says, “Haven’t the editors of the New York Times read Article 1 Section 8?” New York Times editorial It has long been clear that the federal debt…

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The Administration’s Decision To Cover Contraceptives

Wednesday, August 3, 2011
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By Washington Post Editorial Board Last year’s health-care reform law ushered in a new approach to encouraging preventive medicine. It required new insurance plans to cover preventive services…

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An Obama Health Law Legal Precedent?

Thursday, July 28, 2011
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By David B. Rivkin and Lee A. Casey The Supreme Court’s most important ruling this year may have been its unanimous decision in Bond v. United States, which…

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