Tag Archives: Epidemic

Viewpoints: Let’s Deal With Real Public Health Crises Like The Opioid Epidemic, Gun Violence; Kids Need To Hear From Parents About Dangers Of Vaping

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. The Washington Post: The U.S. Faces Real Crises. Why Is Trump Fixated On A Fake One? The partial government shutdown, now into its fifth week, is a national crisis. The lack of a border wall — used to justify the shutdown — isn’t. …What’s depressing… Read More »

Lessons from a Century After the Flu Epidemic of 1918: How Conventional Medicine Killed Millions and How Homeopathic Medicines Saved Millions

By Dana Ullman, MPH, CCH Every fall and winter, the media begins pumping stories about why you should be afraid, even very afraid, of the flu. Since 2010, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has asserted that between 12,000 and 56,000 people have died from influenza every year. In actual fact, according to… Read More »