Online gun bazaar can’t dodge accountability
In a brief to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, AMA and WMS assert owners of online firearms marketplace, Armslist, can’t escape liability firearm violence harm.
8 physician advocacy wins that set the stage for 2019
Despite D.C. turmoil, doctors score key victories at national, state levels on physician payment, gun violence, regulatory relief and more. Find out the AMA’s 2019 policy targets.
Ring in new year with AMA’s 10 tips for your patients’ health
America’s physicians offer these recommendations to share with patients. Following this advice can make a big difference this year.
Liked, loved, shared: What got physicians talking this year
Physician actions in areas such as gun violence, professional burnout and immigration policy struck home with readers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
1 big reason for racial gap in hypertension: the Southern diet
New research underscores why it is so important to talk to black patients about the risks of a diet high in sodium and animal fats.
Talking firearms in the exam room: 3 cases where it matters
A CME module from the AMA offers new insight on how physicians can have effective conversations to help patients at high risk of firearm violence.
AMA applauds Surgeon General’s e-cigarette advisory
The AMA strongly supports the Surgeon General’s advisory calling for immediate action to address the skyrocketing use of e-cigarettes by youth.
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