Vivek Murthy

Vivek Murthy on vaccines and medical marijuana

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy took to “CBS This Morning” Wednesday to state the safety of measles vaccines and touch on medical marijuana research. Of course, he believes vaccines are safe, and he goes into some details about how the current measles situation is playing out and what the numbers really look like. He hasn’t always […]


5 things Vivek Murthy could do for you as surgeon general

In the wake of setbacks and delays to the employer mandate, Barack Obama has chosen in his nominee for the 19th surgeon general an amplifier of his policies rather than a widely respected authority to address public health issues. Vivek Murthy is a significant shift from the kind of appointments we have seen from […]