Is Trump right about single-payer?

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- As an independent physician advocate for patients against restrictions of "establishment medicine," I greatly admire that both Sen. Ted Cruz and Donald Trump have been unafraid to speak more…

Medicare at 50: Will it still be around for you?

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Medicare was signed into law on July 31, 1965, by President Lyndon Johnson. Unlike ObamaCare, Medicare had broad bipartisan support. It is Title 18 of the Social Security more…

The real culprit in measles outbreak

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- The focus of the Obama administration and media in the measles outbreak in the U.S. has been on American parents not vaccinating their children. This overlooks a key more…

Doctor sounds alarm:
Illegals bring risk of Ebola

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- By Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D., of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons Ebola. Chikungunya. Dengue. Norovirus. Hantavirus. Swine flu. Varicella. Variola. The names sound like something out more…

TB: Illegals bring deadly threat

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Seventy-five percent of current illegal immigrants are coming from countries in Central America, South America, the Middle East, West Africa, China, India, Pakistan and others far beyond Mexico more…

Deadly diseases crossing border with illegals

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- [caption id="attachment_968591" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Mycobacterium tuberculosis[/caption] A flood of illegals has massively surged at our southwestern borders. The economic impact of medical care, education and incarceration for illegals more…

Battlefield of deceit, delays, death for veterans

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- The VA has many truly dedicated doctors, nurses and health professionals who do their best to genuinely serve America's veterans. I salute their conscientious work and commitment under more…