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Air Pollution Is Killing Kids, But Trump's EPA Doesn't Seem To Care

As a fourth-year medical student and future family medicine provider, I have a moral obligation ― as does any doctor ― to keep my current and future patients healthy and thriving. It’s for that reason I must speak out against acting Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s pending proposal, misleadingly named the “Affordable Clean Energy Rule,” […]

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Here's What Trump's Final Rules on Birth Control Coverage Mean For You

The Trump administration released two final rules earlier this month that broaden exemptions for birth control coverage in employer-sponsored insurance plans, allowing even more companies to decide not to cover medication on religious or moral grounds. Under the Affordable Care Act, all employers are required to cover at least one form of every FDA-approved birth […]