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Sally Satel, M.D.
How Political Correctness is Corrupting Medicine
About the Author
Medicine and Psychiatry
Tobacco Harm Reduction
Taking On the Scourge of Opioids
Calling it ‘brain disease’ makes addiction harder to treat
The Kindest (Tax) Cut: A Federal Tax Credit for Organ Donations
Senators’ Letter To FDA Commissioner Gottlieb Perpetuates Misconceptions About E-Cigarettes
Fighting the opioid epidemic: A Q&A with Sally Satel
What the New York Times Gets Wrong on Vaping Regulation
Saving Lives Is the First Imperative in the Opioid Epidemic
Organs for the Mentally Disabled
A Defense Department Hotline That Keeps Smokers Hooked
Right to try, right to buy, right to test
Her damaged brain forgot new experiences but she still improved on the viola
Use disabilities law to avoid violent confrontations with mentally disabled people
How to Treat an Opioid Epidemic
The Year In E-Cigarettes: The Good, The Bad, And Some Reasons For Optimism
Advocacy From the Edge: Carrie Fisher spent decades advocating for mental health treatment and against stigma. Here’s how we should honor her.
Dear Surgeon General and Public Health Agencies, Anti-Vaping Polices Are Bad for Public Health
Big Tobacco Is Giving Away Money: Researchers Should Take It
Shortcuts to Addiction
What the Surgeon General Gets Wrong About Addiction
The Addiction Doctor Isn’t in
If Addiction is not Best Conceptualized a Brain Disease, then What Kind of Disease is it?
You’ve Heard Of Trump Steaks, Now Trump Kidneys
Could changes to a global tobacco treaty harm health?
California Ballot Choices: To Protect Porn Stars But Not Smokers?
It’s OK to Speculate About Trump’s Mental Health
Shameless Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Tries to Censor Researchers
What to do about heroin addicts who keep OD’ing
Vouchers and incentives can increase kidney donations and save lives
A College Tuition Payment for Your Spare Kidney?
The Ritalin Generation
Vapers Wary of FDA Deeming Rules
Obamacare Is Hazardous To Smokers’ Health
What’s the best way to battle the expanding Zika epidemic?
The Dearth of Donors: In-kind compensation for organs would save lives
Mental Health Reform Desperately Needed To Pass House And Senate
Getting Meds: Why does government make it so hard?
Is addiction a brain disease?
What The U.S. Should Learn From The UK’s Wisdom On E-Cigarettes
When our reason is hijacked by an uncontrollable urge
What’s Really Killing India’s Smokers: Misinformation about e-cigarettes and vaping presents a growing threat to public health.
Congress, Save E-Cigarettes From The FDA
What Smart Folk Snort Coke
A Prescription for Mental-Health Policy
You Won’t Believe The Government Is Supporting This Crackpot Mental Health Therapy
When Harm Reduction Harms Heroin Addicts
Precision Psychiatry: Hype or Promise?
What Government Researchers Get Wrong About Addiction
Exploring the mind’s power over the body
Can Shame Be Useful?
The Year In E-Cigarettes: The Good, The Bad, The Reason For Optimism