Saturday, December 5, 2020
Trump reportedly loves to TiVo his rallies

Health: Trump Rallies Questioned as Covid Risks

The Story: CNN has tallied up Covid numbers by county in the aftermath of several recent campaign rallies featuring President Donald Trump. It has found...

Health: New US Spike in Covid-19 Cases

The Story: In the final days of October public health officials announced that the average rate of new infection with Covid-19 per day in the...
Opioid Drugmaker Purdue Pharma Offers $10-$12 Billion To Settle Lawsuits | MTP Daily | MSNBC

Health: US Settles Lawsuit over Opioid-Related Deaths

The Story: On October 21, Purdue Pharma, a company now under bankruptcy court protected, settled with the US Department of Justice over its aggressive marketing...

Health: FDA Approves Gilead’s Remdesivir

The Story: Remdesivir, an antiviral produced by California company Gilead Sciences, last week became the first drug ever to receive Food and Drug Administration approval...

Health: Obamacare Open Enrollment Period Begins

The Story: Under the "Obamacare" system created by the Affordable Care Act of 2010, November 1 marks the beginning of the annual "open enrollment" period....

Health: The Dalio Center for Health Justice

 The Story: Last week NewYork-Presbyterian, a healthcare provider encompassing 10 hospital campuses across the New York City metropolitan area, announced the creation of an affiliated...
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...