The Children, the Caravan, and Health

Dr. Jane Orient: Thousands of migrants are crammed together in Tijuana, many outdoors, and about a third of them are already sick.

What to Do About a Caravan of Rag-tag Migrants

Jane Orient: Is the aim of those advocating for the migrant caravan to help these people, or to destabilize the U.S. system of government and the rule of law?

Can Democrats Save Entitlements And Healthcare?

Dr Jane Orient: It is not possible to save entitlements or medical care if the economic and social fabric of the country is destroyed by identity politics, class warfare, mob rule, and the shredding of constitutional protections for life, liberty, and property.

What The Election Means To Your Medical Care

Dr. Jane Orient: Americans need to vote for freedom, competitive enterprises, and less not more government intrusion in their health care decisions.

The De-sciencing of American Medicine and What It Means to You

Dr. Jane Orient: The president of the entity that makes the MCAT, Darrell Kirch of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), intends to redefine what makes a good doctor.

Congress and the IRS Have Stranded Patients in SwampCare

Dr. Jane Orient: The Swamp in Washington, D.C., and its crony capitalist retainers do not want to lose their grip on the trillions of dollars that slosh through the “healthcare” sector—approaching one-fifth of the U.S. economy.

Why Do We Need a Right-to-Try Bill in America?

Dr. Jane Orient: Nowhere does the U.S. Constitution give the federal government the authority to regulate the practice of medicine. And it is a very good thing that federal intervention and standards didn’t begin in 1789.

Setting National Health Priorities: Trump and Climate Change

Dr. Jane Orient: President Trump’s initiatives on energy and climate challenge medical and public health authorities to prove their anti-carbon case.