Psychiatrist calls for greater public disclosure of medical information

FILE – In this Feb. 15, 2013 file photo, former Arkansas Gov.

Mike Huckabee speaks during a campaign stop at a rally at the American Legion Post 919 in Memphis, Tenn.

Huckabee, who was ousted from the presidential race in 2016, said Thursday that his daughter, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, has a brain tumor.

He said he wants to make sure that his wife and son have an MRI on their brain and other tests, according to the AP.

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) less FILE – On Wednesday, the Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson, right, speaks during the final presidential debate between former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney and Democrat former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, in Milwaukee, Wis., on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2020.

Carson, a retired neurosurgeon, said the Clinton campaign has “lied” about his health.

(REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst, File ) less FILE — On Wednesday.

The Republican presidential nominee Dr. Benjamin Carson, center, speaks at a debate between U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida and former New York Gov.

Hillary Clinton in Milwaukee.

Carson said the campaign has … more Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, Associated Press FILE — This Feb. 14, 2021 file photo shows former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee speaking during a rally with supporters at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa.

Huckabee said Thursday he would like to see doctors who conduct brain scans on the presidential candidate.

(Associated Press/Matt McClain) less File — This February 14, 2019 file photo showing former Arkansas Republican Gov.

Mike Huckabee speaks at the second presidential debate at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Huckabee had earlier told CNN he was considering a run for president.

(Getty Images/Rick Wilking) less AUGUST 11: Former U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron speaks during his first press conference as a new leader of the United Kingdom at Downing Street in London, England, on Wednesday.

Cameron, who has not announced a political party affiliation, said he would be the country’s new prime minister and that the country needs to “move forward with a strong national strategy.”

Cameron said he was “proud” to have joined the new government.

(Reuters/Toby Melville) less JULY 27: Former Sen. Joe Biden speaks during an event on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, where he will be unveiling his plan to reform the nation’s health care system.

Biden, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, said in a statement that he would make changes to the current system and expand Medicaid.

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) less MARCH 15: Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin speaks during her second annual “Biden for President” rally in Springfield, Missouri, on March 16, 2020, as part of the Biden for President campaign.

Palin said the United States needs to be able to compete in the global economy with a stronger military and that she believes Trump is unfit to serve as president.

Biden said he supports a “Medicare for all” single-payer health care plan.

(AFP/Getty) less APRIL 12: Former GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee addresses a news conference in Deseret News, Utah, on April 11, 2020 about his plan for a health care overhaul.

He also says that he will not run for re-election in 2020, even as the GOP continues to struggle in midterm elections.

(Teddy Vielmetti/AP) less JUNE 13: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani talks with reporters in Washington during a news briefing before a presidential debate in the United State Capitol in Washington on Wednesday July 12, 2021.

Giuliani says that his first priority is for Trump to be impeached and that he plans to run in 2020 for the Republican nomination.

(Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Photo) less MAY 11: New York Mayor Bill de Blasio listens during a briefing by the president of the U.N. General Assembly at the United Nations in New York on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, ahead of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, in New Delhi, India.

The U. N. General will hold a special session on Monday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the creation of the UN, as well as to mark International Holocaust Memorial Day.

(Jacquelyn Martin/AP photo) less Mar. 13: President Donald Trump, left, and First Lady Melania Trump leave a meeting at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Fla., for Trump’s address to the United Nation General Assembly in New Orleans on Monday, May 12, 2019.

Trump said that the United countries will no longer be the laughingstock of the world and pledged to bring about a ‘merciless peace’ through “great leadership.”

(REUT/Alex Brandon/Pool via Reuters) less MAY 10: Former Florida Gov.

Jeb Bush speaks during ABC News’ “This Week”