AMA calls on DHS to address conditions at border facilities
AMA calls on DHS and CBP to address conditions at the southern border, which are inappropriate for the care and treatment of children and pregnant women.
AMA: Leading medical organizations fight for transgender Americans
The AMA and 15 national health care organizations filed a joint brief urging SCOTUS to rule to protect transgender individuals from employment discrimination.
AMA takes a stand for transgender Americans in Supreme Court filing
LGBTQ+ individuals face increased depression, self-harm, if laws don’t prohibit discrimination, AMA Litigation Center tells the U.S. Supreme Court.
Why your patients should lace up their walking shoes
Turns out older women don’t need to walk to 10,000 steps a day to see a health benefit. Discover how smaller amounts of movement can make a difference.
Gaining trust through shared identity
Three healers are changing not just how medicine treats patients in their minority communities, but also how it treats their peers.
Patient Support & Advocacy
AMA keeps up fight to protect physicians’ freedom of speech
The AMA continues its court battle against a federal rule that threatens the doctor-patient relationship and the viability of the Title X family planning program.
AMA lawsuit to protect patient-physician relationship in North Dakota
AMA filed a lawsuit today challenging constitutionality of ND laws that compel physicians to provide misleading reproductive health information.