Want to learn how to defend your practice of Hippocratic Medicine from an evidence based standpoint? Want to understand the fundamentals of practicing Hippocratic Medicine? The American Association of Pro-Life OB/GYN (AAPLOG) and the American College of Pediatricians (ACP) will jointly host the 2016 Matthew Bulfin Educational Conference on Feb. 20-21, 2016. The theme is Hippocratic Medicine: The Means to Health and Human Flourishing. The conference will be held at the Houston, TX Marriott Medical Center, in the heart of the largest medical complex in the U.S., which includes physicians and medical students from Baylor, UT Houston, Texas A&M, and other Texas-based medical schools. (Local student volunteers are needed!) See conference details here.
One would think it’s impossible to put a dollar sign on the value of a human life. But, up until today, there were 5 states that did this specifically for people with cystic fibrosis. It’s good news that today, HB 2587 passed in Oklahoma and was approved by the governor, effectively taking the pricetag off the lives of this segment of the population. The Washington Times reported: “An elderly or disabled person will not be billed extra or be blocked from receiving health care because of high costs in Oklahoma, after passage of anti-discrimination legislation. On Friday, Gov. Kevin