AMA encourages all media to reject e-cigarette ads
AMA calls on all media companies to reject future advertising related to e-cigarette and vaping products, particularly ads targeting young people.
E-cigarettes and vaping: A public health epidemic
Learn more from the AMA about e-cigarettes and the public health epidemic of vaping.
AMA urges public to avoid e-cigarette use amid lung illness outbreak
Use of e-cigarettes and vaping continues to be an urgent public health epidemic.
AMA applauds Michigan ban on flavored e-cigarette products
Use of e-cigarettes is an urgent public health epidemic, per AMA leadership
AMA applauds Surgeon General’s advisory on cannabis
AMA commends Surgeon General’s advisory on harmful health effects of cannabis use by pregnant women and youth, and commitment to furthering research on cannabis.
Congress told impact of immigrant children’s trauma may be lifelong
AMA tells Congress that conditions in Customs and Border Protection facilities are inappropriate for children and pregnant women.
AMA calls on DHS to address conditions at border facilities
AMA calls on DHS and CBP to address conditions at the southern border, which are inappropriate for the care and treatment of children and pregnant women.
Supreme Court listens to AMA regarding adolescents’ development
When the U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to rule on cases that involve adolescents, justices trusted what the AMA has to say about developing minds.
Physicians support paid parental leave to boost health outcomes
Increases in paid parental leave linked to lower perinatal, neonatal, post-neonatal, infant and child mortality. More employers should step up, the AMA says.