The Nixon Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan

The Nixon Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan

“Without adequate health care, no one can make full use of his or her talents and …read more

Nixon Devotes Nationwide Effort to Finding Cancer Cure

Nixon Devotes Nationwide Effort to Finding Cancer Cure

In 1971, President Nixon signed the National Cancer Act, designed to implement a series of reforms that would provide more …read more

The Fight Against Abuse of Tobacco

The Fight Against Abuse of Tobacco

The driving force behind President Nixon’s push for the signing of the National Cancer Act is the same driving force …read more

Addressing the Nation’s Cancer Epidemic

Addressing the Nation’s Cancer Epidemic

In 1972, the American Cancer Society (ACS) released their annual report analyzing medical statistics of the previous year in addition …read more

Nixon’s “Report of Study and Surveys of the Hazards to Human Health…”

Nixon’s “Report of Study and Surveys of the Hazards to Human Health…”

As a follow-up to the first annual report of the Council on Environmental Quality transmitted in 1970, President Nixon released …read more