Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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The GOP Congress Is Rushing Wildly Ahead With A Huge Health...

The GOP only has until Sept. 30 to advance health care legislation with a bare majority in the Senate, because that is when the...

Trump Still Hasn’t Officially Declared The Opioid Crisis A National Emergency

Trump designated this week Prescription Opioid and Heroin Epidemic Awareness Week ― something his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, also did to draw attention...

AI Research Is in Desperate Need of an Ethical Watchdog

About a week ago, Stanford University researchers (posted online) a study on the latest dystopian AI: They'd made a machine learning algorithm that essentially...

Pharmacist in deadly meningitis outbreak heading to trial – The Boston...

BOSTON (AP) - After watching his mother die from meningitis in a nationwide outbreak caused by contaminated steroids, Scott Shaw is determined to...

Don’t Look Now, But Full Obamacare Repeal Is Back On The...

The prospects for the new legislation passing are murky. The proposal has generated a ton of conversation in political and health policy circles...

Republican Health Care Efforts Would Harm Veterans, Report Says

Repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act would likely have negative consequences for veterans, a group that Republicans lawmakers typically champion, according to a...

Hurricane PTSD Is Real, Warns Public Health Expert in Reddit AMA

Hurricane Harvey dumped an unprecedented 24 trillion gallons of water on Texas and Louisiana, taking the lives of 70 people. Days later,...

Blood vitamin D levels could help predict multiple sclerosis risk

I will talk about the simple but fundamental idea that allowed breaking the diffraction barrier in fluorescence microscopy as well as about MINFLUX nanoscopy,...

Parents Are Loving This Touching Letter Written From A Newborn’s Perspective

A sweet letter written from the perspective of a newborn baby to his or her parents is warming hearts across social media.On Monday, the...

Bernie Sanders’ Health Care Bill Is A Huge Win For The...

NEW YORK ― When Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced his single-payer health care bill on Wednesday alongside Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.), Kamala Harris...