Friday, April 26, 2013

Show Notes 04/25/2013

Uncooperative Radio Show Notes: Sunday 04/25/2013

Doctors urged to pause before they post, text or e-mail
Doctors should not "friend" patients on Facebook, should text them with "extreme caution" and should use e-mail only with patients who understand the risks of lost privacy, says the latest set of guidelines to help doctors navigate the online world.

The War On Drugs Is Still Not Working
Four decades ago, President Nixon launched the US-led global War on Drugs. It has cost the nation over a trillion dollars. 50,000 people have lost their lives to shootouts, bombings, torture, and execution, and that's only counting six years in Mexico.

Immigration bill would spark surge of legal arrivals
While much of the debate over immigration has focused on the fate of the estimated 11 million people in the U.S. without legal authorization, one of the biggest immediate impacts of the reform bill being prepared in the Senate would be a sudden, large surge in legal migration.