Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Aid in Dying (AID) is increasingly in the news as an emerging public health issue. Currently only Oregon, Washington, Vermont, and California permit AID by statute. The 2014 case of a young, terminally ill, woman who moved to Oregon to take advantage of its AID statue has brought the issue back into question.
The Latino population faces a number of barriers to reproductive care when private and public health insurance plans do not cover many needed services.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Boating operators under the influence of alcohol or drugs cause hundreds of injuries and deaths every year. Each state and the District of Columbia have passed laws on boating under the influence.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
In recent years, a number of jurisdictions have passed laws aimed at educating consumers on the negative health impacts related to the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages.