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 By ROGER STARK    Opinion    May 28, 2015

Time to make funding for public mental health services a priority

The treatment of mentally ill patients has undergone radical changes in the past 150 years, and not always for the better. Unfortunately, public health treatment remains grossly underfunded and consequently care is fragmented and places a huge social...

 
 By Roger Stark    Opinion    October 11, 2012

Limiting lawsuit costs would help make health care more affordable

Everyone agrees the rising cost of health care in the United States is unsustainable. Last year Americans spent $2.4 trillion, or nearly 18 percent of our gross domestic product, on health care. Frivolous lawsuits against doctors and hospitals...