Flu season could be less damaging, experts say

Jan 8, 2019
During last year’s season, an estimated 80,000 people died.
A sign advertising flu shots is displayed at a Walgreens pharmacy on Jan. 22, 2018 in San Francisco, California. 
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Who pays for the new FDA food safety rules?

Sep 11, 2015
About 48 million Americans every year get sick from foodborne illness.

Freakonomics and end-of-life health care

Aug 25, 2015
Glorious Sunset offers cash instead of care for terminally ill. Theoretically.

Can palliative care save money?

Aug 20, 2015
Programs for the seriously ill have grown by more than 150 percent in 10 years.