Federal Experts’ Advice On HPV Vaccine Could Leave Adults Confused

This story also ran on Vice. This story can be republished for free (details). Vaccination decisions are usually pretty straightforward. People either meet the criteria for the vaccine based on their age or other factors or they don’t. But when […]

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KHN Investigation On Opioid Prescribers Pains Some Readers And Tweeters

Letters to the Editor is a periodic feature. We welcome all comments and will publish a selection. We edit for length and clarity and require full names. In Defense Of Opioid Prescribers Articles such as this one are leaving elderly patients with […]

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Vaccine Drama On Display In California’s Capitol

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). SACRAMENTO, Calif. — They hoisted signs warning of corporate greed, raised their fists in solidarity against government tyranny and blasted fight songs over portable speakers. As Queen’s “We Will […]

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A Proposal To Make It Harder For Kids To Skip Vaccines Gives Powerful Voices Pause

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). As California lawmakers attempt to tighten the rules on childhood vaccinations, they’re getting pushback from unexpected quarters: high-profile officials who support vaccines. In the past few weeks, Democratic Gov. […]

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