While Congress and the Trump administration were promoting greater use of the addiction medication buprenorphine to quell the opioid epidemic, a handful of states were licensing new methadone clinics in dozens of the nation’s hardest-hit communities.

In fact, the methad...

October 29, 2018

Resolution by one of the nation’s largest medical organizations urges the American Medical Association to drop its opposition as well.

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), broke ranks with the American Medical Association (AMA) in early October by adopting...

Frederick News-Post Letter to the Editor

I have known Sen. Ron Young since I relocated my business to Frederick from Ellicott City in 1973. It was a time when throughout the country businesses were abandoning city centers and fleeing to the suburbs. Empty storefronts an...

I support a woman's right to choose what's best for her body and her health care.  All women must be supported in their pregnancy and postpartum.

Our maternal mortality rate is significantly higher than many other developed Nations.  This is unacceptable.

Too many women...