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Teen vaping is soaring as the Trump administration tries to crack down

As many as 1.3 million more teens have tried vaping this year compared to last year, according to the latest government-funded survey on teen nicotine use. The survey, released Monday by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, found that 37.3 percent of high school seniors reported “any vaping during the past 12 months,” up from… Read More »

Trump: ‘Great news’ that Obamacare ruled unconstitutional

President Trump said it was “great news” for Americans that a federal judge deemed Obamacare unconstitutional late Friday. The decision by U.S. District Court Judge Reed O’Connor in the Northern District of Texas puts the future of the healthcare law at risk. “Wow, but not surprisingly, ObamaCare was just ruled UNCONSTITUTIONAL by a highly respected… Read More »

Fetal Tissue Research Is Curtailed by Trump Administration

Should the government pay for medical research that uses tissue from aborted fetuses? This debate, ever smoldering, has erupted again, pitting anti-abortion forces in the Trump administration against scientists who say the tissue is essential for studies that benefit millions of patients. In a letter last week that read like a shot across the bow,… Read More »