CDC Kept Quiet On Data Showing Americans Regularly Use Firearms For Self-Defense

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Center For Disease Control Director Tom Frieden Addresses The Media On Ebola Case In U.S. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) | Police Find Body Of Missing CDC Doctor

CDC collected information on defensive gun use – Then they withheld the information

CDC Spins Statistics To Wage War On Vaping

Daily Vaper | Carl V. Phillips
The Business of Vaping (Photo via Shutterstock)

As long as US government agencies can get away with conflating smoking and low-risk product use, they will be able to justify increasingly illiberal tactics.

Inmates 4 Times More Likely To Have HIV Than General Population

US | Anders Hagstrom
Inmates stand in a gymnasium where they are housed due to overcrowding at the California Institution for Men state prison in Chino, California, in this June 3, 2011 file photo. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/Files

The lowest rate since 1991

CDC Cancels Major Climate Change Conference

US | Kerry Picket

‘The folks in power say we make policy’

Big Study Linking Youth Vaping To Smoking Actually Contains Evidence To The Contrary

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A young woman is smoking an e-cigarette. (Credit: Shutterstock/Oleg Baliuk)

‘No more likely to progress’

Teen Vaping Is Down, But The CDC Is Still Sounding The Alarm

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A vaper exhales a puff. Copyright: Rommel Canlas/

‘Fear-based outreach’

Heroin Fatalities Surpass Gun Homicides For First Time In 2015

US | Steve Birr
Powdered heroin is pictured in this undated handout photo courtesy of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration. REUTERS/US DEA/Handout via Reuters

‘We need to drastically improve’

CDC: Gay Men Get HIV Because Southerners Are Homophobic

US | Peter Hasson

‘Stigma’ causes HIV. Or something.

Medical Group With Financial Ties To Big Pharma Accused Of Lying About E-Cigs

US | Guy Bentley
The Pfizer logo is seen at their world headquarters in New York April 28, 2014. U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc approached Britain's AstraZeneca Plc two days ago to reignite a potential $100 billion takeover and was rebuffed, raising investor expectations it will have to increase its offer to close the deal. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Nonprofit spreads misinformation about e-cigarette risks

Mexican Health Officials Tell Tourists To Visit Despite Zika Warnings

World | JP Carroll
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen on the forearm of a health technician in a laboratory conducting research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases, at the entomology department of the Ministry of Public Health in Guatemala City, February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Josue Decavele

The virus is a global public health emergency

Baby Head Shrinking Virus Could Change Abortion Laws

World | JP Carroll
Gustavo Henrique, who has microcephaly, son of Jaqueline Maria and Geovane Silva, undergoes medical treatment at the Oswaldo Cruz Hospital in Recife, Brazil, January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Procedure is illegal in several Latin American countries

Feds' Policy Blunders Allow Legionnaire's Disease Outbreaks

Opinion | Henry Miller

The agency uses humans as canaries in the coal mine to monitor outbreaks.

Legislation Proposes $60 Million For Anti-Gun Research

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Sen. Edward Markey (D-Mass.) and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) need your tax dollars to ban your rights

California's Public Health Lies About E-Cigarettes Will Kill Smokers

Opinion | Dr. Gilbert Ross

Are they really this stupid?

All Hands On Deck: White House Convenes 27 Person Ebola Meeting

US | Derek Hunter

Quarantine of health care workers returning from Ebola nations main focus