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What’s Wrong With Government Regulated Food Guides? by Making Love In The Kitchen Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 12 Oct 2011 6:00am Perhaps we're too extreme? This article was rejected from The Huffington Post. Is There Something Wrong With Government Regulated Food Guides? Do you look down at your dinner and see 680 calories? Perhaps a healthy ratio of carbs to proteins to fats? Maybe you see some fibre, vitamin C, beta carotene and just the right amount of Omega 3’s. ... Read on »
Unsophisticated Government Regulation of Generic Drug Manufacturing: Shortages Are Surprising? by JaanS Medical Doctor Posted Mon 07 Nov 2011 7:51pm Contrary to what readers may think, the Disease Management Care Blog is not an inflexible nutcase ideologue that is 100% opposed to the government financing or regulation of health care.  It knows that it can make eminent sense for the Feds to step in when markets fail. The DMCB also understands that stepping in not only means additional s ... Read on »
ABC, Misinformation and Government Regulation by Dr. Steve Murphy Medical Doctor Posted Wed 22 Oct 2008 6:18pm I have to comment on something.ABC news tonight covered the whole drama in California.....But they really didn't. In fact they gave 20 seconds (approx) to the fact that the government was finally regulating this industry....they did even manage to squeeze in that the FTC is investigating deceptive advertising. What the piece real ... Read on »
Self-governing regulating bodies pretty lax by Jennifer J. Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 Dec 2011 12:00am Why is it that the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) cannot do a simple Google search when renewing a licence for a physician? In September 2008, Dr. Joyce Buckley had her New York State medical licence revoked for "gross negligence." Gynecologist faces allegations of unprofessional conduct November 28, 2011 ... Read on »
British government promises no regulation in exchange for food industry funding by Dr. Marion Nestle Doctor of Philosophy Posted Sun 11 Jul 2010 7:36am In a classic example of government sending the fox off to guard the chickens, Andrew Lansley, Britain’s new health minister has just handed the country’s food industry a gift it cannot refuse.  If the industry agrees to pay for the British government’s principal anti-obesity campaign, the government promises that it will impose no new regulatio ... Read on »
USDA Seeks Comment on Amendments to Regulations Governing the Importation of Citrus Fruit from the Republic of Korea by Animal and Plant Health Posted Thu 10 Jun 2010 7:25am USDA Seeks Comment on Amendments to Regulations Governing the Importation of Citrus Fruit from the Republic of Korea The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is proposing to amend regulations concerning the importation of Unshu oranges from the Republic of Korea.  Specifically, th ... Read on »
Three Novel Suggestions for the Regulations That Will Govern Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) by JaanS Medical Doctor Posted Tue 19 Oct 2010 2:06pm When Robert Berenson speaks, the Disease Management Care Blog listens. In the past, Dr. Berenson had some important cautions about the Patient Centered Medical Home and now he's tackled Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). It worth clicking here and reading it at some point, but until you have the time, your helpful DMCB is pleased to offer t ... Read on »
Federal government laws and swtor credit regulations by runescape Posted Fri 05 Apr 2013 6:39am Federal government laws andswtor creditregulations, like the 1969 Therapy Behave and the Those that have Handicaps Education Take action, need says use a free of charge community schooling to all or any pupils as well as forbid schools that receive government money coming from discriminating towards individuals using ailments. Proceeding additional ... Read on »
Only By Regulating Marijuana Can the Government Expect to Control It by Chelsea Green Patient Expert Posted Wed 11 Nov 2009 10:00pm In an editorial on marijuana legalization in Quincey, Massachusett’s Patriot Ledger late last month, the editors submit the argument that to ignore the issue of legalization is to cede control over it. True enough. But here’s where they slipped up… The epidemic of drug-related deaths among our youngest residents makes it impossible to support legal ... Read on »
Now Is Not the Time for Regulations on NwHIN Governance by Brian Ahier Posted Fri 07 Sep 2012 12:00pm In the hyper partisan atmosphere of a national election there is a great debate on the proper role of government and the utilization of regulations versus free market approaches. I have always believed the meme promulgated by Tim O'Reilly and others that government functions best as a platform for innovation in the role of convener and collab ... Read on »