Healthy America (July 2013)

Fighting for a cure for juvenile diabetes

I recently co-chaired a hearing before the Senate Special Committee on Aging that examined the impact of Type 1 diabetes on individuals of all ages, the progress made because of medical advances and the need for continued federal funding for research. 

How to replace ObamaCare

For more than 20 years, I had the privilege of caring for patients in the metro Atlanta area — treating individuals and families from all walks of life with unique healthcare challenges. 

Farm policy, nutrition go together

The House rejection of the farm bill in June, followed by its passage last week of a farm bill without nutrition programs, was a defeat of long-standing bipartisanship in the area of food and farm policy.