November 21, 2017

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Perspectives On Obamacare: Mandate Repeal Is Not A Tax Increase; Who Wins If Mandate Is Gone

Perspectives On Obamacare: Mandate Repeal Is Not A Tax Increase; Who Wins If Mandate Is Gone

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Viewpoints: Dangerous Roads; Cracking Down On Stem Cell Clinics, Half-Hearted Fight Against Hep A

Viewpoints: Dangerous Roads; Cracking Down On Stem Cell Clinics, Half-Hearted Fight Against Hep A

(c) Kaiser Health News – Read entire story here.

8 dead after truck plows into people in NYC in ‘cowardly act of terror’: Mayor

8 dead after truck plows into people in NYC in ‘cowardly act of terror’: Mayor

The sprawling crime scene runs about 10 blocks along the West Side Highway.Continue Reading

WATCH:  Several dead, others injured after being hit by vehicle in New York City

WATCH: Several dead, others injured after being hit by vehicle in New York City

The sprawling crime scene covers several blocks along Manhattan’s West Side Highway.Continue Reading

NICU babies at Kansas City hospital celebrate Halloween in adorable outfits

NICU babies at Kansas City hospital celebrate Halloween in adorable outfits

Babies spending their first Halloween in a Missouri neonatal intensive care unit celebrated the holiday dressed as superheroes and butterflies.Continue Reading

What to know about the rise of oral HPV cases in men

What to know about the rise of oral HPV cases in men

Recent studies suggest that men have a particularly high prevalence of high-risk oral human papillomaviruses (HPV), which can lead to cancer.Continue Reading

Tax Bill Delayed As GOP Divisions On Eliminating Tax Breaks Persist

Tax Bill Delayed As GOP Divisions On Eliminating Tax Breaks Persist

A House GOP bill to rewrite the tax code was going to be released on Wednesday, and is now expected on Thursday. The hold up could threaten plans to get it signed into law by year’s end.(Image credit: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)Continue Reading

NPR’s Head Of News Placed On Leave After Past Harassment Allegations Surface

NPR’s Head Of News Placed On Leave After Past Harassment Allegations Surface

NPR has placed its head of news, Michael Oreskes, on leave following allegations of sexual harassment two decades ago, when he worked at The New York Times.(Image credit: Chuck Zoeller/AP)Continue Reading

Study: Climate Change Is Damaging the Health of Millions of People – TIME

Study: Climate Change Is Damaging the Health of Millions of People – TIME

TIMEStudy: Climate Change Is Damaging the Health of Millions of PeopleTIMEThe evidence is growing harder and harder to ignore—climate change is already having a profound and detrimental impact on public health. Around the world, warmer temperatures are creating and complicating a whole host of health challenges, many of …Climate change isn't just hurting the planet – it's a public health emergencyThe GuardianHow Climate Change Is Already Affecting Health, Spreading DiseaseNPRClimate Change Is Bad for Your HealthNew York TimesCommon Dreams -USA TODAY -NBCNews.comall 69 news articles »Continue Reading

What Canada taught Bernie Sanders about health care – Vox

What Canada taught Bernie Sanders about health care – Vox

VoxWhat Canada taught Bernie Sanders about health careVox“I'm here to learn about your health care system,” Sanders told a woman behind him who asked for a selfie, shortly after the plane touched down in Canada. The woman informed Sanders that she was American but was still pleased to grab a photo. Sanders …and more »Continue Reading

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