Reject both socialist & corporatist health care

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- "Medicare for all" medicine is the ultimate goal of progressives, or "liberals," fully embraced by Democratic candidates in the midterms. Candidates claim "single-payer" government-run medicine will "solve" all more…

SCOTUS, the Constitution and your health

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. We stand at the crossroads of liberty and despotism. Each day the news more…

6 steps for Trump to turbocharge patient freedom

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Free markets in medicine are not "broken"; they have not been allowed to work since 1944 when wartime federal policies began disturbing market forces. Federal control of prices more…

Facebook data breach: Our medical privacy at risk

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Three events portend serious danger to medical privacy, but it may be hard for patients to connect the dots because they seem unrelated, involve different sectors of the more…

Andy McCabe: Poster boy for victimhood mentality

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. After being fired by Attorney General Sessions on March 16, former FBI Deputy more…

Diagnosis: Dereliction of duty is the disease

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. Most Americans have at some time been a patient needing medical care. How more…

Needed: Rule requiring pols disclose medical records

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. As Democrats parade the opinions of various psychiatric and psychological TV "experts," claiming more…

The 20 diseases 'refugees' bring into the West

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Elizabeth Lee Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. Since 2005, Americans have been warned about microscopic border crossers carried more…

Could free-market health care make a comeback?

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- Note: Dr. Vliet is a member of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, AAPS. Congratulations to President-elect Donald Trump for a common-sense and much-needed approach to selecting more…