For a number of years I have enjoyed an invitation to submit opinion essays for consideration for posting in the Health Section on ABCnews.com. Gratifyingly, many have been deemed worthy and dozens are archived.
I am not paid by ABC. For that matter, I am not a paid consultant to any component of the health care industry except by the State of North Carolina for my roles as a professor of medicine on the faculty of the School of Medicine of the University of North Carolina. I have a vested...Full Story