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The Trend Toward Precision Medicine

 The Story: As human interactions at all level become more digital, more informed by what is loosely known as Big Data, medicine joins in the...

A Tight Senate Race in Mississippi

The Story: Though Mississippi has long been considered one of the most reliably Republican states in the United States, this year polls indicate a tight...

Health: Church Wipes Out $19 Million in Medical Debt

The Story: One of the features of the way health care is (or isn't) financed in the US is this: a lot of families end...

Guns and a Congressional Election in Colorado

The Story: Lauren Boebert is not only pro-gun rights, she is flamboyantly so. She is the owner of the Shooters Grill, a restaurant in Rifle,...

Health: A New Book About Anti-Vaxxers

The Story: A new book by Jonathan M. Berman, an assistant professor at the New York Institute of Technology, discusses the suspicious attitudes toward vaccinations...

Guns and the Special Election in Arizona

The Story: Mark Kelly (D) and Martha McSally (R) are competing candidates in a special election for one of that state's seats in the US...

Health: Big Pharma and a Quid Pro Quo

 The Story: Political Action Committees associated with large pharmaceutical companies active in the United States appear to be offering legislators generous campaign contributions tied to...

The Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Story: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a frequent and eloquent dissenter from many of the decisions of the Supreme Court in recent years, and the...

Health: Prescription Deliveries and Mail Delays

The Story: Recent policy changes at and delivery difficulties with the US Postal Service have had an impact on the delivery of prescription medicines. This...

Gianforte versus Cooney for Montana’s Governor’s Office

The Story: The major party candidates for Governor of Montana are: Mike Cooney (D), the incumbent's lieutenant governor, and Greg Gianforte (R), the co-founder of...