Veterinarians press lawmakers on rural veterinary shortages, dog importation

Veterinary professionals met virtually with federal lawmakers this April to ask their support for legislation providing educational debt relief for practitioners in rural areas with designated shortages and ensuring the…

Veterinarians to meet with Capitol Hill lawmakers to discuss student debt, healthy dog importation

(WASHINGTON, DC) April 21, 2022—On April 27, 200 veterinary professionals will meet with senators, representatives, and their staffs to highlight the importance of legislation that will help increase access to…

Lawmakers ask Fauci about ‘cruel’ dog experiments under NIAID

The leading expert on infectious diseases, Dr. Anthony Fauci, responds to allegations made by Senator Rand Paul, R-Ky., As he testifies before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee…

The monopoly on medicine: Lawmakers, experts say the price of life-saving insulin an ongoing concern |

In 1921, scientists in Canada discovered insulin. After winning the Nobel Prize, they sold the patent for $1 each, saying the hormone for battling diabetes “belongs to the world.” Now,…

Advocates, lawmakers push hospitals to help more with bills

But people often overlook clues in their bills of assistance or have trouble digging through paperwork to qualify, patient advisors say. They say hospitals need to do more to ensure…