Tag: Public Health

Tag: Public Health

  • Proposed Executive Order Could Lead to Lifesaving Medicine and Medical Equipment Shortages image

    Proposed Executive Order Could Lead to Lifesaving Medicine and Medical Equipment Shortages

    The Administration is currently considering an Executive Order (EO) that would extend the Buy American Act (BAA) to medicines and medical supplies in an ill-timed attempt to increase domestic pharmaceutical …

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    The Zika Threat

    While only 20 percent of those infected will experience symptoms from the Zika virus, there are serious consequences from contracting this infection for pregnant mothers and unborn children. It is known to cause birth defects, including microcephaly, which causes small heads and brain damage in infants.