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Jane M. Orient / CP Op-Ed Contributor
Maybe the country that claims to have the "best healthcare system in the world" can get away with ignoring basic public health strategies that have worked for centuries. Perhaps we can say, "It can't happen here." After all, Ebola seems to have gone ..
Thousands of killings get no national mention, and no presidential speech. Who will hear of Zemir Begic, a legal immigrant from Bosnia who was bludgeoned to death with hammers in St. Louis on Nov 30? His attackers, black and Hispanic teenagers, were ..
Have you wondered why Ebola patients are being sent to Omaha, Nebraska? It's because one physician, Dr. Philip Smith, had the foresight to set up the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit after the 9/11 attacks as a bulwark against bioterrorism.
Still more argue that America is not a Christian nation now. Barack Obama said on June 28, 2006: "Whatever we once were, we are no longer a Christian nation—at least, not just. We are also a Jewish nation, a Muslim nation, a Buddhist nation, and a Hi..
Republican governors are following the script of Obama and Clinton in their campaign strategy for the Medicaid expansion that is needed to implement ObamaCare: The cast of earnest white coats and tearful upstanding, hard-working patients with hard-lu..
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But since the Sexual Revolution, young women in huge numbers have taken higher doses of hormones than their menopausal sisters—in birth control pills. In 2005, the World Health Organization classified oral contraceptives as class-1 carcinogens, one o..
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The shooter, like everybody else these days, exists in a sea of messages that glorify and sensationalize violence
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