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A new lawsuit claims e-cigarette company Juul deliberately targeted children in its online advertising campaign.
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healy announced the lawsuit…
Feb. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Thinking machines are finally able to think for themselves. In the US, it’s for money. In China, it’s to enforce state control.
Dec. 26from To the Point
More reported cases of novel coronavirus are popping up outside mainland China. More than 350 people have died. Health experts are warning of a pandemic.
Feb. 3from Greater LA
While miscommunication is never good, in medicine it can lead to poorer medical outcomes and overall dissatisfaction.
Nov. 3from Second Opinion
Why can a society that is clever enough to create a drug to prevent the spread of HIV not find a why to make it affordable?
Oct. 6from Second Opinion
Full disclosure of hospital charges and POOMS (patient oriented outcomes that matter to us) will help drive the system toward higher quality care and lower costs.
Feb. 16from Second Opinion
At a monthly ceremony, people who used to serve life sentences welcome the newly released back into the community.
Oct. 21from Greater LA
N atural gas isn’t as healthy as producers maintain, and it’s health impacts aren’t just on humans.
Jan. 12from Second Opinion
Vaping-related lung illness is responsible for at least 6 deaths nationwide. But cannabis industry leaders say their products are not to blame.
Sep. 12from KCRW Features
Americans spend twice what other developed nations spend on health care and we certainly are not any healthier because of that spending
Dec. 29from Second Opinion