A Short Guide to Firing Your Special-Needs Health Care Provider

In Part 10 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson helps you think through the options if you need to change your special-needs child’s health care provider.

Let’s Bring Heaven Down Here

How one man found healing in the midst of chronic suffering.

The Fight for $15 and ‘Entitlement’ Programs – A Millennial’s Perspective

We’re arguing for the right side, but our approach isn’t working.

The Elections and Demands of Dispossessed

Are we ready for Socialism?

Why Ted Cruz Scares Me Way More Than Donald Trump

Steve Jaeger finds Donald Trump bombastic, but is not convinced The Donald even wants to be President. Ted Cruz, however, is on “a mission from God”.

Why Bernie Will Win

We’ve all been screwed and we’re sick and tired of being sick and tired.

When Men Need Surgery: How Do You Shop For It?

Shopping for consumer friendly surgery packages shouldn’t be an exercise in futility.

Whispers of Death: How BJ Miller is Changing the Impact of Dying

Do you live a life of compassion and service? One man’s brush with death prompted to turn his thoughts about dying into meaningful action.

How to Spot Anti-Trans Concern Trolls

Meet the concern trolls. Actually, you probably already know them. They look like allies, but their agenda is anything but friendly. And this on one of their “causes”.

Is There a (Male) Nurse in the House?

The best nurses are the ones who care, male or female.

10 Things All White Folks Need to Consider about the #BaltimoreUprising

As a White person, Jaime Utt is so frustrated in how so many of us are blaming people of Color for their own oppression and condemning them for expressions of grief and rage that make us uncomfortable and afraid. If you find yourself doing that, read this.

When it Comes to Health Care, Young Gay Men are Falling Through the Cracks

Health-care providers need to view the health of young gay men within a broader context of personal health and not solely defined by HIV.

Who Wants to Get Something Done in DC? Anyone?

Getting anything done in Washington seems impossible. Up to us to demand work and results from our representatives, which will only get done with cooperation.

We’re Still Not Tracking Patient Harm

Top patient-safety experts call on Congress to step in and, among other steps, give the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention wider responsibility for measuring medical mistakes.

Painter’s Journey: Uncertain Beginnings to Artist-Activist

Joe Concra works to right injustices with his artwork and as co-founder of the O+ Festival, during which artists and musicians barter with healthcare providers.

This Video Reminds Us Why We Should Be Kind to Others

May we always treat others with the benefit of the doubt, courtesy, compassion and respect.