Let’s put some distance between ourselves to slow down the epidemic.
The “healthy youth” bill that we just passed in the Senate requires that if a public school offers sex education, the curriculum should be age-appropriate, medically-accurate and comprehensive.
I’m really interested in hearing comments, especially from users of vaping products with a personal perspective.
The Senate recently passed legislation raising the age for legal purchase of tobacco from 18 to 21. I was pleased to support the bill — I do believe it will save lives.
Recently, Senate President Murray hosted a conference on health care information systems. A highlight of the conference was a talk by Dr. Mike Wong about the Ebola epidemic and the information we have about it. Here is the very detailed PowerPoint from Dr. Wong’s talk, which gives a lot of background on the epidemic and many glimmers of hope for a cure or for vaccines.
Senator Brownsberger submitted the following written testimony to the Committee on Public Health. TO: Committee on Public Health FROM: Senator William N. Brownsberger RE: H2093, An Act relative to the …