I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect - Edward Gibbon
Feb 28, 2017 - Every year millions of adults get sick from diseases they would not have gotten had they been up to date on their vaccines. And it's not just the flu.
Feb 13, 2017 - President Trump is waging a war on science, but rogue scientists—including many within the government—are fighting back.
Jan 18, 2017 - In the time of Trump, "the death of fact" is the lament of the Left. But insisting that the Right is wrong about facts is to forget that belief is all any of us ever has.
Jan 9, 2017 - Over the last few years opioids have gotten a lot of bad press. But is profit motive more to blame than the drug itself?
Jan 6, 2017 - Although auto insurance is a legal requirement, 1 in 8 motorists don't have it. The reason: money. But California has a program to help those in need get on the right side of the law.
Nov 14, 2016 - Laws in 15 states mandate that health-insurance providers cover infertility treatments, and there's a push to make it more. But should health insurers be required to pay for a service unrelated to ensuring health?
Nov 2, 2016 - Parents have no choice but to tell their young children NO a lot. But it's that very fact that makes unnecessary NOs so misguided.
Sep 23, 2016 - In today's world we often impose our technology on every difficulty we encounter. But confining ourselves to a more natural approach to problem-solving may do more good with less harm.
Sep 3, 2016 - President Obama commuted the sentences of hundreds of nonviolent drug offenders. But this is a drop in the bucket he should fill up before he leaves office.
Aug 8, 2016 - Good health comes cheaply during youth. But there's a price to be paid for not developing healthy habits.