The New York Times – Why we should fear the disease, not the vaccine

Vaccinations save lives, protect our children and are one of our greatest public health achievements.

CNN – 22 states sue over Trump administration changes to Title X family planning program

With the Trump administration’s final revision to the Title X Family Planning Program now on the books, so too are the lawsuits to challenge it.

Washington Post – FDA Commissioner Gottlieb, who raised alarms about teen vaping, resigns

Food and Drug Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, who used his post to tackle difficult public health issues from youth vaping to opioid addiction resigned Tuesday, effective in about a month.

Kaiser Health News – Mumps quarantine in LA may encroach on the rights of detained immigrants

A mumps outbreak and quarantine at the Pine Prairie Immigration and Customs Enforcement Processing Center in Louisiana blocked immigrants from legal resources.

Reuters – WHO chief unveils reforms, with more science, apps and an academy

The World Health Organization unveiled a landmark reform on Wednesday that targets billions of people around the globe and puts a stress on primary care for all rather than “moonshot” projects like eradicating diseases.