It's flu season. And we're all about to crisscross the country to exchange hugs, kisses and germs. We're going to get sick. And when we do, many of us will run to our doctors and demand antibiotics. But overprescriptions imperil us all by driving antibiotic resistance.
Prime Healthcare Services might be receiving five-star health care ratings because it exaggerates how ill its patients really are, said the lawmakers who head the Legislature’s health policy committees.
In 2010, a California developmental center nursing assistant was accused of stomping a patient unconscious. After delays and shoddy investigations, no one has been charged and the facility has not been penalized.
To see how telemarketing companies target donors, the Tampa Bay Times and The Center for Investigative Reporting focused on one company, Associated Community Services, and examined how it did business in one state, Iowa.
Our documentary with The Young Turks investigates why more than 100 women were sterilized in California state prisons from 2006 to 2010, even though elective sterilizations have been restricted in state prisons since 1994.