Thursday, October 29, 2020
What President Donald Trump’s Latest Lawsuit Means In The Tax Return Fight | MSNBC

Health: Stem Cells, Research, and Abortion

The Story: President Trump's recent treatment at Walter Reed for the Covid-19 infection has raised once again an evergreen issue: about the use of stem...
Live: Brian Kemp addresses supporters in tight Georgia election

Health: Georgia’s “Pathways to [Medicaid] Coverage”

The Story: The Governor of Georgia, Brian Kemp (R), has announced a plan for the expansion of Medicaid in his state. He calls the plan...

Health: Bone Tissue Benefits from Sugar

The Story: Sugar has a bad reputation in the discussion of healthy nutrition. It causes weight gain and increases the likelihood of diabetes, heart trouble,...

Health: Biogen Invests in ALS Project

The Story: Last week, pharmaceutical giant Biogen Inc. and start-up Scribe Therapeutics announced a joint project to develop therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also...

Health: The 2020 Nobel Prizes, Medicine and Chemistry

The Story: The Nobel Prize in Medicine in 2020 went to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton, and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the...

Health: Dr. Eric Ruby’s Retirement as Micro Crisis

The Story: Eric Ruby, a pediatrician practicing in Taunton, Massachusetts -- a town about 40 miles south of Boston -- is one of the few...

Health: Medicine and Insurance in the Netherlands

The Story: The health insurance system in the Netherlands is rare in western Europe: private for-profit insurance companies play a large role. The system looks...

Health: Renee C. Fox, Rest in Peace

The Story: One of the founders of the academic study of medical sociology, Renee C. Fox, passed away quietly last month at a hospice in...

The President Tests Positive for Covid-19

The Story: US President Donald J. Trump has tested positive for the presence of the Covid-19 virus in his system. The test was administered on...
China tariffs plan could hurt American farmers

Health: EPA Reconsiders Whether Pesticide Harms Brains

The Story: Five years ago, the US Environmental Protection Agency found that a certain pesticide, chlorpyrifos, is linked to serious health problems including the stunting...