Health and environmental stories from our other blogs this week.
Company Men: Dems opposing Medicare panel have industry ties.
Old Hat: BP is back in the politics game, greasing palms in DC.
Anti-Anal: Map of states that still have legal bans on anal sex.
Old Guy, New Ad: Ad suggests if GOP reforms Medicare, gramps will have to become a stripper.
Teen Spirit: Study says living in a Democratic area reduces suicide by gay teens.
Cutting Candidates: Bill requires long-form birth certificate or circumcision record to run for office.
Cost of Business: There's a key flaw in the notion that health care is a consumer good.
High Costs: Americans pay a lot for health care, but they don't get much covered.
Mr. Robato: Tech multitasking may be eating your brain.