Commentary

The Vaping Panic Is out of Hand

These overreactions would seem laughable if they didn’t have such a great potential to inflict harm — both on tobacco smokers trying to quit and teen vapers who are more likely to use dangerous bootleg products.

New York Daily News
Commentary

Let Intersex Individuals Choose Their Destiny

The California Senate is considering a bill requiring postponement of non-lifesaving surgery to change the sex characteristics of an intersex minor until that individual becomes old enough to give informed consent.
Orange County Register
Commentary

Over‐​The‐​Counter Birth Control? Bring It On

The confluence of views among women of child-bearing age, medical experts, and now legislators from both ends of the political spectrum provides a great opportunity to liberate women from the paternalistic policy that makes them pay a toll — a doctor’s office visit — to obtain contraception.
New York Daily News