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Government involvement in healthcare drives prices up.
From: Reason | By: John Stossel | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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What started as unreasonable criticisms of the ACA became unreasonable expectations for the AHCA.
From: Washington Monthly | By: swaldman | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Trump's climate order, the GOP agenda, the private sector in government, and more
From: The Atlantic | By: Rosa Inocencio Smith | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If Neil Gorsuch believes Obergefell v. Hodges is not settled law that's a problem for the LGBT community
From: Salon.com | By: Nico Lang | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you’re a fan of TLC shows, family drama, or just good old reality television, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the the Duggar family. And if you’re not, you’ve probably heard of them anyway, but why? Who is the Duggar Family from 19 Kids and Counting?...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ruth Kinane | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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ESPN’s Mike Golic is used to talking sports and game drama on his radio show Mike and Mike in the Morning. Now, he's discussing a more serious topic, type 2 diabetes. Since being diagnosed with the disease, Golic is on a mission to raise awareness...
From: Fox News | By: Lindsay Carlton | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Trump and Scott Pruitt aim to gut the EPA's climate regulations — but environmentalists promise to battle in court
From: Salon.com | By: Amanda Marcotte | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A majority on the Supreme Court lets states know it is serious about barring executions of the mentally disabled.
From: The Atlantic | By: Garrett Epps | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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As Women Writers Week continues at RogerEbert.com, the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has just announced the winners of the 2017 Gracie Awards, honoring the achievements of female luminaries in new and traditional media platforms. This...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Chaz Ebert | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Paranoia rules on today’s college campus.
From: New York Magazine | By: Laura Kipnis | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Today, Donald Trump will sign an executive order that will rescind crucial climate change provisions enacted by President Obama. Valerie Volcovici at Reuters reports:The decree, dubbed the "Energy Independence" order, will seek to undo former President...
From: Shakesville | By: Melissa McEwan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A new book argues that the giving patterns of today’s wealthy may present challenges to the democratic process.
From: The Atlantic | By: Alana Semuels | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This year marks the third birthday of the Bentonville Film Festival, co-founded by Academy Award winner Geena Davis with a mission to champion women and diverse voices. The 2017 festival, which runs from May 2-7 in Bentonville, Arkansas, unveiled its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sara Vilkomerson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Even with proper hydration, it may be best to run fewer than 26 miles at a time.
From: The Atlantic | By: James Hamblin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that rolls back policies designed to combat climate change implemented by former President Barack Obama. The order is a broad stroke, touching everything from federal policy-making to Energy Star r......
From: Engadget | By: Jessica Conditt | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Healthcare startup Cognoa Inc. has raised $11.6 million to expand its digital platform that helps parents screen for developmental delays and early signs of autism. Cognoa’s latest funding comes from its existing investor, Morningside Group, bringing the...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Eric David | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the last few months, I am often unable to sleep due to itching. Last night was the worst night, I think. I was up until 3am and woke up periodically through the night until I got up at 7am.This came on about three months ago. The itches seemed to...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: tcv | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Scientists say the treatment helped two women get pregnant with their own eggs.
From: New York Magazine | By: Lisa Ryan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Two simple actions with BIG results! Obesity is a major problem in the U.S. today. Close to 70% of adults in the country are overweight, with more than 35% being fully obese. That’s some pretty scary statistics! All of those people are at serious risk...
From: The Luxury Spot | By: andy | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The rise of faith-based counseling in America’s most Christian regions has brought the clash over religious liberties to the therapist’s couch.
From: The Atlantic | By: Angela Almeida | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you are feeling bored with your pregnancy, do not feel bad; you are not the only one who has felt this way. Yes, sure, pregnancy is a miracle, but the novelty can wear off a few months in when you get tired of all of the things you can’t eat, can’t...
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Question: How do I get a refund on my 20-minute jog?
From: College Candy | By: College Candy | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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We all know to go easy on the sweet stuff, but what actually happens to your system when you indulge? Here, eight ways sugar affects your body. Your brain suffers Fructose—the sugar that naturally occurs in fruit and is a component, with glucose, of...
From: Time | By: Anthea Levi / Health.com | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second year of the Legacy wing features a batch of stars from a bygone era that you may not be familiar with. We're here to help.
From: With Leather | By: billhanstock | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Every child's birth is full of emotion, but for parents expecting a rainbow baby, there's a unique set of overwhelming feelings that accompany the day of their baby's birth. Austin, TX, birth photographer Leilani Rogers is used to photographing all types...
From: LilSugar | By: Alessia Santoro | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the fight for economic freedom, entrepreneurs and consumers get new support against self-serving interests.
From: Reason | By: J.D. Tuccille | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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We're only three quarters of the way through the US's violent century and there's more to come. (Photo: Senior Airman Tyler Woodward / US Air Force) This essay is adapted from "Measuring Violence," the first chapter of John Dower's new book, The Violent...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Some married women residing in Bauchi have attributed their improved health status to regular exercises with the active support and encouragement of their husbands. Some of the women told newsmen in an interview in Bauchi on Tuesday that the new lifestyle...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Mamma Mia!, APRIL Festival, Dinos on the Rocks, And More Picks For March 27-April 2 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Our music critics have already chosen the 32 best concerts in Seattle, but now it's our arts critics' turn to pick the best events in their...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Some traders have attributed the rising cost of dietary foods to the rising awareness among Nigerians about healthy lifestyles. The post Healthy lifestyles cause of rising cost of dietary foods – expert, traders appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Warning: This story contains spoilers from the Bones series finale. Before Bones took its final bow, it threw Brennan’s whole identity into question. At the end of the Fox drama’s penultimate episode, an explosion ripped through the Jeffersonian,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kelly Connolly | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The drug, Ocrevus by Genentech, can also be used to treat patients with the more common form of the disease.
From: New York Times | By: KATIE THOMAS | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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But wait, where was elite media advice about dealing with news-related anxiety back during the Obama administration?
From: Reason | By: Reason Staff | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Geena Davis’ Bentonville Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its 3rd annual celebration of women in cinema, and “3 Generations,” a transgender drama starring Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, and Susan Sarandon, has been selected as the opening...
From: The Wrap | By: Jeremy Fuster | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, has reportedly launched yet another futuristic company. Neuralink Corp., his latest project, will work to merge the human brain with computers. I would like to use this post as a means of applying to become the...
From: Mashable | By: Max Knoblauch | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the U.S. and Africa, communities of African descendants are experiencing a high rate of diet related disorders like diabetes and heart disease. A Nigerian American in Washington wants to change that. Nutritionist Tambra Raye Stevenson is on a mission...
From: Voice of America | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In honor of the 2017 Major League Baseball season, which starts April 2, FiveThirtyEight is assembling some of our favorite baseball writers to chat about what’s ahead. Today, we focus on the American League East with Sports Illustrated senior baseball...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Neil Paine | Monday, March 27, 2017
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From: CNN | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Death of Stalin is finally making its way overseas. Titan Comics will publish the first English translation of the French graphic novel by Fabien Nury and Thierry Robin, EW exclusively learned Tuesday. Nury and Robin’s tale — which is based on...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For the last few months, I've been situationally depressed – I've been dealing with a breakup, shake-ups at work and other life stuff. I know that "this too shall pass" and I'm talking about all of this in therapy. HOWEVER, my therapist is not very...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: cookiedough | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Elon Musk is working on a program to wirelessly connect human brains and computers. Potential purposes include boosting brains with artificial intelligence and tackling neurodegenerative conditions. Musk plans to detail his new company, Neuralink, some...
From: Geeks are Sexy | By: JLister | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For Jews in Jerusalem and around the world who wonder whether their cocktail is kosher, Rabbi Shmouel Semelman is the go-to guy.
From: New York Times | By: NOGA TARNOPOLSKY | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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When he’s not busy running Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk is apparently thinking of ways to prevent robots from taking over the world. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the serial entrepreneur has set up a company that aims to develop...
From: Motor Trend | By: Kelly Pleskot | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Taking triple the daily recommendation didn't lower risk in older women, but larger trials are underway
From: WebMD | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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New kinds of testing that promise to be less invasive are beginning to exit the lab and enter the market -- with more under development.
From: WebMD | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Many early-childhood learning centers in Germany ban playthings to prevent drug abuse.
From: The Atlantic | By: Sara Zaske | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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How some media outlets magnified the problems with a controversial new paper
From: The Atlantic | By: Ed Yong | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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You're not my doctor, but I can't get in touch with him right now. I typically take 15 mg of Prevacid (the only mg sold OTC that I can find) but I am having breakthrough heartburn a few days a week. I know prescription Prevacid comes in 30 mg, but the...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: juniper | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Now in its third year, the Arkansas festival continues to champion diverse voices....
From: Indiewire | By: Kate Erbland | Monday, March 27, 2017
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An invisible disease with debilitating symptoms, lupus is more common than you might think. Learn about the causes, triggers and treatments for this devastating disease....
From: CNN | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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