Des Moines residents had input on United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons November 3, 2020

David Drake, DO | Des Moines Register

Back in October 2016, my wife, Claire Cumbie-Drake, and I had the extraordinary opportunity to participate in a two-day lobbying effort at the United Nations during committee debates on disarmament and international security. We came there as representatives of Physicians for Social Responsibility, joining other national and international groups to lobby country representatives to take a stand on working to outlaw the acquisition, possession, testing, and production of nuclear weapons.

Read more

More In the News

Misinformation on gas stoves is swirling around the internet. Here’s what you need to know

Robert M. Gould, MD, San Francisco Bay PSR | San Francisco Chronicle Overnight, gas stoves have become the latest flashpoint in America’s culture war —...
More

Living with a gas stove? Tips for minimizing health risks

KNKX Public Radio It’s now well established that living with a gas stove can cause a range of health problems that include asthma, heart disease...
More

Your gas stove is an expensive chain-smoker

Eve Shapiro, MD, PSR Arizona | Pinal Central The oil and gas industry spent half a century and an enormous amount of money ensuring that...
More