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Hotez vs. Measles and the anti-vaxxers

Texas Monthly reports on fellow Peter Hotez's fight against a possible measles outbreak in Texas and the state's burgeoning anti-vaccination movement. | Dec. 1, 2017, 1:46 p.m.

Is health care a right or a privilege?

Like access to clean water, Americans think of some things as a right even though they're not in the Constitution. Vivian Ho, director of the Center for Health and Biosciences, participated in a Minnesota Public Radio panel discussion on whether health care falls into this category.  | Oct. 24, 2017, 2:17 p.m.

How will Trump's executive order affect health care?

On Oct. 12, President Donald Trump announced the elimination of subsidy payments to insurance companies under Obamacare. Marah Short, associate director of the Center for Health and Biosciences, appeared on Houston Matters Oct. 13 to discuss these developments. | Oct. 16, 2017, 2:58 p.m.

Who benefits when neighborhoods gentrify?

Child health policy fellow Quianta Moore comments in a story on the mixed outcomes of gentrification. | Oct. 9, 2017, 5:17 p.m.