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Smoking Remains a Top Health Concern Mar. 16, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: From a young age, I understood the harmful effects of smoking, because my grandfather di... Read More

Older Manager Is Behaving Inappropriately Mar. 01, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I am 17 and work six hours every Saturday at a fast-food restaurant. The manager is abo... Read More

Gun Owners Have Rights -- And Responsibilities Feb. 23, 2019

Diane Dimond

Guess how many stolen guns are out there floating around America. (Hint: It's in the millions!) Thes... Read More

The FDA's Assault on Tobacco Consumers Feb. 09, 2019

Sheldon Richman

Early one morning last December, Jeff Gracik was heading to his Southern California home's garage-wo... Read More

The Thorny Problem of Finding Who's to Blame for Drug Overdoses Feb. 08, 2019

C Force

As prescription and illicit opioid overdose deaths continue to rise in the United States, lawsuits a... Read More

The FDA's Assault on Tobacco Consumers Feb. 08, 2019

Creators PR

The following column is by Sheldon Richman. Early one morning last December, Jeff Gracik was he... Read More

Smoking Mom Wants Son Smoke-Free Feb. 07, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I really need your assistance. I'm a single mother and have a son who is 14. I am a cha... Read More

The Quit For Life Program Jan. 30, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm 18 and have been addicted to tobacco for over a year. I really, really, really want... Read More

U.S. Teen Pregnancy Is High Jan. 21, 2019

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I keep reading about all of the pregnant unwed teens in the United States. Is this basi... Read More

Cancer Death Rates Dramatically Decline Jan. 18, 2019

C Force

Reminders of progress made in advancing public health are always important to acknowledge, if only a... Read More

Illiteracy in the Old Jan. 16, 2019

Wellnews

Roughly 90 percent of Americans age 65 and older use prescription drugs, with an average 20 prescrip... Read More

The Price of Teenage Cool: Nicotine Addiction Jan. 04, 2019

C Force

Not surprisingly, most top resolutions for the coming year remain relatively unchanged from previous... Read More

Teen Vaping Poses Future Risks Dec. 28, 2018

Daily Editorials

This year, an estimated 1.3 million teenagers became addicted to nicotine, according to a new study ... Read More

Cupcake Vodka and a Nice Bowl of Weed Dec. 28, 2018

Marc Dion

In the state where I live, Massachusetts, there is now legal weed for all. My town, Fall River, is r... Read More

A Lot of Money Goes Up in Smoke Dec. 21, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My mom, my dad and my grandma (who lives with us) are addicted to tobacco. One good thi... Read More

Old Habits Die Hard Dec. 20, 2018

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: After many years of using smokeless tobacco, I'd like to quit. Are there any effective m... Read More

Pro-Smoking Government Nov. 28, 2018

John Stossel

E-cigarettes let people get a hit of nicotine without burning tobacco. Avoiding burning tobacco is ... Read More

Eat Healthy, Low-Calorie Snacks Be'TWEEN Meals Nov. 27, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: My parents take pride in nutrition and always prepare healthy meals. We eat three well-... Read More

Sad but True Nov. 26, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I don't smoke, but I was surprised when my boyfriend's sister lit up a cigarette when I... Read More

New E-Cigarette Restrictions Could Be Lethal: FDA Regulations Aimed at Discouraging Underage Vaping May Also Deter Smokers from Switching Sep. 19, 2018

Jacob Sullum

Scott Gottlieb, the head of the Food and Drug Administration, says he still believes in the harm-red... Read More