Last year, in a much-discussed New York Times article titled “Let’s (Not) Get Physicals,” a physician reporter named Elisabeth Rosenthal argued that annual physical examinations...

Just last week, while I was performing euthanasia for a critically ill patient, the pet’s owner looked at me and said, “I bet this is the hardest part of your job.” That gave me pause. For me, putting...

“Four-dollar antibiotics at Walmart? We can’t even buy them for that price, much less store and sell them. We’re shutting down our pharmacy business.” With the struggling economy and the entrance...