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HEALTH AND MEDICINE
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The Government’s Solution To The Opioid Crisis Feels Like A War To Pain Patients
As the feds crack down on opioid prescriptions, patients are taking their own lives, doctors are losing their jobs and overdose rates continue unabated.
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Global Health Community Says The U.S. Is Picking Big Business Over Patients Again
In a growing trend, the U.S. finds itself alone in a fight over a proposed U.N. declaration -- this time on tuberculosis.
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Medicine Has An Unhealthy Gender Pay Gap
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Last year, female doctors on average made 27.7 percent — or $105,000 — less than the average male physician.
Santorum Critical Of March For Our Lives
Santorum disparaged March For Our Lives and suggested teens learn CPR instead of trying to change gun laws.
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Medicine Has A Sexism Problem, And It’s Making Sick Women Sicker
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“We literally know less about every aspect of female biology compared to male biology.”
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First Aid Convoys Reach Besieged Syrian Region, But Lack Key Medical Supplies
By Angus McDowall and Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters
Government authorities are preventing surgical kits, insulin, dialysis equipment and other supplies from reaching the enclave of 400,000 people.
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10 Of The Highest-Rated BPA-Free Water Bottles On Amazon
Water, and nothing else 🙅
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There's Only One Financial Reason To Ever Decline A Raise
By Ethan Wolff-Mann, Yahoo Finance
There is a persistent myth that just won’t go away: that sometimes it’s better to make less money than more money. For example
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The Education Department Officially Won't Deal With Transgender Students Experiencing Bathroom Discrimination
Transgender students who are not allowed to use the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity will not be receiving any help from federal officials.
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Comedian Rob Delaney Announces Death Of Two-Year-Old Son
Rest in peace, Henry.
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4 Things To Know About Your Taxes If You Had A Baby This Year
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It’s official: Your new baby qualifies as a dependent.
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What Are Beauty DNA Kits, And Why Are They Popping Up Everywhere?
By Courtney Leiva, Yahoo Lifestyle
At-home DNA testing options are becoming practically mainstream these days, as we’ve all seen kits (think 23andMe and FamilyTreeDNA
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Trump Administration Mulls Proposal To Limit Legal Immigration
By Yeganeh Torbati, Reuters
The Department of Homeland Security has drafted proposed new rules making it harder for immigrants to get permanent residency if they have received certain public benefits.
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Our Kids Can Save The Planet -- If We Teach Them How
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Research shows children who play in nature are more likely to grow up to be environmentalists.
HOME & LIVING
Where To Find The Best Organic Cotton Sheets
Certified organic cotton is grown, harvested, processed and manufactured without chemicals.
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Trump Campaign Releases Ad Slamming Dems For 'Utterly Disgraceful' Sitting During SOTU
"The Democrats just sat there."
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FOOD & DRINK
10 BPA-Free Food Storage Containers You Can Feel Good About Using
Many consumers choose to limit their BPA exposure while research on its effects continues.
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Volunteers Are The Unsung Heroes Of Abortion Care
David S. Cohen
, Guest Writers
They play a role in almost every aspect of abortion care, and they shouldn't have to.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
10 Vegan Lipstick Brands That Still Deliver Bold Color
Look for the bunny logo 🐰
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Americans Are Mistaken About Who Gets Welfare
People significantly overestimate the number of African-Americans benefiting from the largest programs.
White House Plans To Withdraw 'Conspiracy Theorist And Anti-Science Extremist’ Pick
Alexander C. Kaufman
Kathleen Hartnett-White's views on fossil fuels and pollution proved too extreme for even some Republicans.
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These Hilarious Comics Sum Up The Struggle Of Mealtime With Kids
Good luck out there, parents!
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People Went To A State Of The Union Viewing Party To Throw Flip-Flops At Trump's Face
Organizers urged viewers to hurl their chanclas, or flip-flops, “whenever you feel Trump disses you or your community.”
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The Real Trick To Aging May Just Be To Ignore It
I'm experiencing creaks in my floorboards.
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German Carmakers Paid For Studies That Tested Toxic Fumes On Humans And Monkeys
BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen have distanced themselves from the studies or apologized.
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15 Cruelty-Free Makeup Brushes To Add To Your Eco-Friendly Makeup Bag
There's no need to sacrifice animals in the name of beauty 🐰
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