Tag Archives: Viewpoints

Viewpoints: Ban Candy-Flavored E-Cigs To Protect Children From Dangers Of Big Tobacco; Lessons On Taking Care Of Refugees In Border Camps

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. The New York Times: Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes To Protect Our Children Any adult knows that if you want to get a child’s attention, there is no enticement like candy. This currency of youth has become the weapon of choice for tobacco companies. They are making… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons On How Needle Exchanges Enhance Public Health; Are Adversities Taking A Toll On Mental Health Of Young Black Americans?

Editorial pages focus on these health care topics and others. Miami Herald: More People Than Ever Are Dying From Opioid Overdoses. But Not In Miami-Dade. Recent Florida Department of Law Enforcement data found that overdose deaths declined in Miami-Dade County last year, bucking a multiyear surge in local, state and national opioid mortality. Miami-Dade has… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons From A Cancer Researcher On Anticancer Living; GOP Needs To Stop Surging Interest In Socialism

Editorial pages express views on these health care topics and others. Houston Chronicle: What Happens When A Cancer Researcher Gets Cancer? As someone who has devoted most of my adult life to cancer research, I’ve long known exactly the kind of lifestyle I need to live to cultivate a body that is inhospitable to cancer… Read More »