In its release of new guidelines that recommend big reductions in antibiotic use in food animals, WHO cited the presence of extensive literature on this topic. So why did USDA put out a statement with a misleading description of the guidelines' scientific basis?
Regular readers know the past several months have been full [...]
Recent pieces address school segregation, sexual harassment, the abrupt removal of EPA scientists from a conference program, and more.
The ACA is still here, but funding for CHIP and community health centers has expired.
Senate Republicans could still pass this bill, and will keep trying until the clock runs out at midnight September 30th.
Articles on the public-health toll from hurricanes, plus pieces on DACA, hookworm, and "President Trump's War on Science."
It's not surprising to see a syphilis outbreak after years of cuts to public health funding. How much worse will it get now that funding cuts are coupled with increased antagonism toward the health of women and LGBTQ people?
As the Trump Administration proposes slashing federal agency budgets and [...]
Recent pieces address taking children from their parents, limited treatment options for opioid use disorder, and how police violence is a reproductive justice issue. (Updated 8/16 with links to Charlottesville-related pieces)