By Julian Pecquet - 10/12/11 11:35 AM EDT
Rep. Michele Bachmann's claims during Tuesday's debate that the health law's IPAB board "will make all the major health care decisions for over 300 million Americans" gets a flat out "false" rating by PolitiFact.
Mitt Romney said during the debate that he was "proud of the fact that we took on a major problem in my state" with the Massachusetts health reform law, reports Politico.
Competition is fierce among health insurers for a five-star government rating, Kaiser Health News reports.
Not every cancer carries the same risk of personal bankruptcy, says a new study from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.
AARP launches a massive ad campaign against cuts to Medicare and Social Security by the deficit-cutting supercommittee.
A new study from the Competitive Enterprise Institute accuses the FDA of stifling medical device innovation.
An NIH-funded study shows an increased risk of prostate cancer from vitamin E supplements.