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Lactation: The Lost Art

By |August 27th, 2015|

As Muslims and health care providers, the question of whether or not breastfeeding is the ideal form of infant nutrition is no mystery. We learn through numerous references in the Quran that extending this relationship to two years provides the most benefits to mother, child, and by extension, society, as is the recommendation by the […]

A Voters Guide to the Health Care Policy of the Obama Administration

By |November 5th, 2012|

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is the signature healthcare policy from the Obama      administration, yet it seems that much of the voting public is still unsure of what the plan actually entails. A large part of the problem is that the ACA addresses issues as diverse as funding for health information technology to controlling prescription costs. […]

A Voter’s Guide to Healthcare Policy of the Romney Campaign

By |November 5th, 2012|

The Republican healthcare ticket for Election 2012 profoundly contrasts with its Democratic counterpart on a host of key issues:

Affordable Care Act (ACA)

If elected, Governer Romney has pledged to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), dubbed by many as ‘ObamaCare.’  His opposition stems largely from the Republican view that the latest major healthcare overhaul represents government […]

AMHP Signs Supreme Court Amicus Brief in Support of Medicaid Expansions in Health Reform Law

By |February 21st, 2012|

Last month, AMHP joined more than 60 national, state and local faith organizations filed an Amicus (Friend of the Court) Brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of Medicaid expansions in the Affordable Care Act. The brief argues that these expansions more completely address the original intent of Medicaid – to fulfill the moral […]