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On healthcare cost innovations, Trump and the IRS musn’t fumble at the goal line

Our tax laws are among the most effective and disruptive means by which government controls where we get and how we pay for our healthcare. For example, job-based health insurance represents the nation’s single largest coverage source, making it a ripe target for regulation and oversight and, consequently, a dumping ground for special interests. Many… Read More »

Lottery like no other offers a cutting-edge medicine — with lives on the line – STAT

The lottery that began this week was not about money, or about choosing a school, or about obtaining a visa. It was about a child’s life. In this case, the children selected would receive a drug that otherwise was not available. Jamie Clarkson, an electrician in Queensland, Australia, entered his 18-month-old daughter, Wynter. “We applied… Read More »