health care

Science
0 Seattle council moves to strengthen research in life sciences

Alex / Flickr The Seattle City Council hopes fewer government regulations and lower taxation on federal research dollars brought into the city will save lives, here and abroad. The council introduced legislation last week it hopes will strengthen the growing  life science industry in Seattle. The legislation, CB 117438, will…

Global Health
1 Rationing health care around the world

Contrary to popular opinion, health care is rationed everywhere. It’s just not rationed the same way. For a look at how other countries decide where to draw this difficult line, take a look at PRI’s The World special report “Rationing Health.” Journalists examined health care rationing in four other countries,…