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A Deadly Virus Just Arrived in the U.S.
Here's what you need to know about it
May 04, 2014

A doctor explains where it came from, what the symptoms are, and just how worried you should be. 

Yes, I Got Vaccinated for Whooping Cough. I Shouldn't Need a Booster, Too.
November 11, 2013

Okay, a lot of people have been asking me since I posted a little ditty about having whooping cough, the common name for pertussis: Was I vaccinated?

The Gun-Death Database That America Deserves
Obama's budget would fund research that the NRA has long opposed
April 15, 2013

Obama's budget would fund research that the NRA has long opposed.

Oversell
July 20, 1974

From Poverty to Dignity By Charles Hampden-Turner (Doubleday; $8.95) The Great Society programs of the ‘60s, Daniel Patrick Moynihan remarked in his Politics of the Guaranteed Annual Income, were “oversold and underfinanced” to the point that their failure seemed almost to have been a matter of design. Such overselling, Hampden-Turner’s new book makes clear, is not confined to the Establishment Center.