Watch: What is ‘reproductive’ health information?

The word “reproductive” is often used interchangeably with health information.For example, “health information” can refer to information that is used to determine a person’s chances of having a certain disease.But “reproduction” health information refers to information about an individual’s health that is produced by a health care provider.Some health information providers, like Kaiser Permanente and …

When is your health information private?

In an effort to ensure everyone is receiving accurate and timely health information from their doctor, the American Medical Association (AMA) is calling for more transparency about who is collecting health information.In its latest proposal, the AMA says it is concerned about a lack of transparency and a “culture of secrecy” surrounding the sharing of …

How to use the Obgyn Fact Checker

On Sunday night, Donald Trump tweeted that he “didn’t do a lot of work for the Obamas,” after former president Barack Obama told Fox News in September that he’d “never seen such poor work ethic and lack of interest in his duties as president.”The statement was interpreted by many as a swipe at the Obams …