Why do mentholated cigarettes still exist?

A few weeks ago, a group of black doctors urged federal officials to ban the sale of menthol-flavored cigarettes because of its high usage in black communities. They’re right. It’s long overdue.

Are we really talking about Hillary’s cold?

As I was getting ready for work this morning, I noticed the news program I was watching focused mostly on one story—it wasn’t the 9/11 memorials or the ceasefire in Syria after a bloody weekend. It was about Democratic Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton falling ill on the campaign trail. As pundits and reporters speculated whether…

Ranking the senses by value, according to insurance companies

When I took my writing vow of poverty, I never expected to have to spend that kind of money on a non-emergent health care item. And I have health insurance that’s coming out of my paycheck every couple weeks. Shouldn’t that cover this disability?