Coming Together

I’ll admit it—I’m a sucker for convergence. Whenever something far out in right field can magically connect with something else over in the left-field corner, I’m intrigued. As a concept, convergence melts the separation of distance, of time (sometimes), and […]

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Bill Gates: ‘Vaccines Are A Miracle’

. . . Society underinvests in innovation in general but particularly in two important areas. One area is innovations that would mostly benefit poor people—there is too little investment here because the poor can’t generate a market demand. The second […]

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Can Fair Balance Exist on the Web?

That the Internet has become a valued source of medical information for prescribers and patients is not news. That it took until mid-November for FDA to recognize this in a meaningful way is exasperating, but the good news is that […]

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