President Trump campaigned on a promise to repeal Obamacare. That promise died when the Senate was unable to decide on a politically palatable alternative to the popular healthcare program. Presidents nevertheless wield significant executive power. Among his other efforts to change (or perhaps to undermine)
First hitting the consumer market in 2007 – touted as a safe smoking-cessation tool – electronic cigarettes (other common nicknames e-cigarettes, e-cigs, electronic nicotine delivery systems, vaporizer cigarettes, vape pens) have enjoyed widespread success in recent years, as the number and selection of products expand.
Recent court decisions have found that the key ingredient used in the popular weed killer Roundup—glyphosate—causes cancer, specifically non-Hodgkin lymphoma—and awarded individuals who had sustained exposure with substantial verdicts. Monsanto, the agricultural chemical company, produced and marketed Roundup. The company was acquired by the multinational
The contraceptive implant device, Essure, quickly lost sales in the US and was pulled off the market when it was shown to have serious health risks and a variety of complications affecting many thousands of women. Manufactured by Bayer, AG, one of the world’s largest