Electronic Cigarettes: Vapor and MirrorsBusiness of Healthcare

Electronic Cigarettes: Vapor and Mirrors

By Morgan Lord Electronic cigarettes have been marketed as the safer, cleaner way to smoke. However, without Food and Drug…

News In BriefBusiness of Healthcare

News In Brief

Enrollment for Obamacare Continues Despite Government Shutdown Among technical and congressional glitches, the Affordable Healthcare Act’s mandated health insurance registration…

Illinois Prepares for a New Insurance MarketplaceBusiness of Healthcare

Illinois Prepares for a New Insurance Marketplace

Will healthcare for the uninsured really happen?By Morgan Lord Illinois is planning on more than a million uninsured residents receiving…

Marijuana Medical Clinic Is Good for Business, While Helping Patients Find ReliefBusiness of Healthcare

Marijuana Medical Clinic Is Good for Business, While Helping Patients Find Relief

Pictured above: Tammi Jacobi’s Good Intentions in Wicker Park has teamed up with licensed physician Dr. Brian Murphy to open…

Innovation and the FDABusiness of Healthcare

Innovation and the FDA

Walking the line between the frontier of medicine and responsible regulation By Patrick Kenney The U.S. Food and Drug Administration…

ACA Fallout: Flips in Price and PowerBusiness of Healthcare

ACA Fallout: Flips in Price and Power

By Tom Mullaney The biggest overhaul since Medicare nearly 50 years ago will soon be upon us. Come January 1,…

The FDA’s Problem with BloodBusiness of Healthcare

The FDA’s Problem with Blood

Despite evidence contrary to its reasons, the FDA still discriminates against gay blood By Alex LubischerI was 17 the first…

A Hazy Shade of HealthcareBusiness of Healthcare

A Hazy Shade of Healthcare

What does tort reform mean for local doctors, insurance companies and you? By Morgan Lord Many of us have a…