Caps on federal Medicaid funds means scaled-back resources to combat our nation's opioid epidemic.
Caps on federal Medicaid funds means scaledback resources to combat our nations

Tens of thousands died due to an opioid addiction last year. With an Obamacare repeal, some fear the number will rise

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Roger Lee Kilfoil Jr.
Here's how the Senate health care bill compares to the House bill and to the Affordable Care Act.
Heres how the Senate health care bill compares to the House bill

How the Senate's health care plan compares to House bill, Obamacare

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Schuyler Humes
Does it improve coverage? No. Does it improve affordability? No. Does it stabilize the safety net? No." - AMA President David O. Barbe, MD
Does it improve coverage No Does it improve affordability No Does it

The AMA's Take On GOP Health Care Plan

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Catherine Stratton
Emily Noël Spiteri
Vincent Ernie Vet
Experiences of moral distress are not uncommon for medical trainees, who are still in the process of forming their professional identities.
Experiences of moral distress are not uncommon for medical trainees who are

How Should Integrity Preservation and Professional Growth Be Balanced during Trainees' Professionalization?

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This is why physicians feel it is important for drug makers to include pricing in direct-to-consumer ads.
This is why physicians feel it is important for drug makers to

More sunlight sought on spiking drug prices

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Pain is a tremendous burden on the American public, especially chronic pain, which affects about 100 million Americans.
Pain is a tremendous burden on the American public especially chronic pain

Pain care and opioid-use disorder are focus of new efforts

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Ignacio Parodi
Allison Ann Oliver
Awdaly Saleh
Some Americans might be taking too much vitamin D, a JAMA research letter reports.
Some Americans might be taking too much vitamin D a JAMA research letter reports

Trends in Use of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplements, 1999-2014

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Physicians adopt new policies aimed at protecting children's health.
Physicians adopt new policies aimed at protecting children's health

AMA backs evidence-based vaccine policy, opposes new commission

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Venkataramana Rao
A new report finds that young American women are "losing ground" in pursuit of wellness.
A new report finds that young American women are "losing ground" in pursuit of wellness

Young American women are poorer than their moms and grandmas, and more likely to commit suicide

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Peter Munsing
Peter Munsing
Julia Fisher
Medicaid caps would threaten coverage for vulnerable populations—especially children and those in need of a safety net.
Medicaid caps would threaten coverage for vulnerable populationsespecially child

Federal funding for Medicaid program should not be capped: AMA

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Peter Munsing
What would you say is the most underappreciated medical invention in history?
What would you say is the most underappreciated medical invention in history

What Is the Most Underappreciated Medical Invention in History?

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Aliaune Rasheed Fahkwitz-Schindler
Jason Rice
Helena McDonnell
"It sounds like a medical term, but it has no clinical meaning."
Pam Pennell
80% of female physicians report facing discrimination -- and that percentage is even higher for physician moms.
80 of female physicians report facing discrimination and that percentage is even

To physician moms, professional mistreatment appears widespread

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Joan Ahern
Congrats to AMA CEO James L. Madara, MD -- one of Modern Healthcare's 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders.
Congrats to AMA CEO James L Madara MD one of Modern Healthcares

50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders

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Death rates from liver cancer in the U.S. have doubled since the 1980s and continue to” increase.
Death rates from liver cancer in the US have doubled since the

More liver cancer deaths could be averted in the U.S

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Mikael Nordström
Dr. David O. Barbe -- a family physician from rural America, bringing his perspective to the national stage: spr.ly/60198WDuU
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Physicians oppose capping or eliminating the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program, as program comes under threat.
Physicians oppose capping or eliminating the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program as

Loan forgiveness program, under threat, gets AMA support

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Barb Lambert-Griffin
Mac Barton
Vincent Ernie Vet
Physicians oppose the president's travel ban, along with other barriers to immigration that affect medicine.
Physicians oppose the presidents travel ban along with other barriers to immigration

AMA decries impact of travel ban, other immigration barriers

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Rassay Worl'Bass Apini
Up to 28% of patients reject offer of home health care services when being discharged from a hospital, report says
Up to 28 of patients reject offer of home health care services

Some Seniors Just Want To Be Left Alone, Which Can Lead To Problems

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Patty Williamson