Healthcare News & Insights

Dad hides toddler’s medical marijuana from doctor

A Montana father slipped his 2-year-old son cannabis oil — behind the doctor’s back — as part of his cancer treatment. Good idea or bad?

Are we ready for a public health crisis?

How prepared is the U.S. for a major public health crisis? A new report has both good and bad news. 

Hospitals charged with union-busting tactics

Efforts to form a nurse’s union at two hospitals have led to union-busting complaints by the National Labor Relations Board.

State offers lukewarm approval for assisted suicide

A recent ruling by the Montana Supreme Court was seen as a win for proponents of physician-assisted suicide. But it stopped short of declaring the practice a right.