UN’s World Health Organization passes anti-Israel resolution

The World Jewish Congress on Wednesday condemned the World Health Organization’s approval of a blatantly one-sided annual resolution accusing Israel of perpetuating a health crisis in Palestinian Arab territories. The resolution was passed, with 96 countries voting in favor, 11 against, and 21 abstaining. Among those that voted against the resolution aside from Israel, were […]

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Rep. Ocasio-Cortez: Pro-Life Republicans Want to Create ‘Hell on Earth’

Pro-life Republicans actually want to create “hell on Earth,” Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) claimed Friday on Twitter: “To the GOP extremists trying to invoke “the unborn” to jail people for abortion: Where are you on climate change? OH right, you want to burn fossil fuels til there’s hell on Earth. If they were truthful about […]

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Kamala Harris: Medicare for All Includes Illegal Aliens

(CNSNews.com) – Sen. Kamala Harris, now running for the Democrat presidential nomination, says people in this country illegally should have access to public safety, public education, and public health — “period.” Harris, a guest on CNN’s “State of the Union,” said “I support Medicare for all. It is my preferred policy.” She said she supports […]

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Democrats Flip the Health Care Script: If You Like Your Plan, You Can’t Keep It

The House is putting to a vote this week a bill that would threaten the health coverage of 1.5 million people. H.R. 987 would overturn a Trump administration regulatory relief policy, while wastefully allocating new taxpayer money to programs proven to fail. The bill would block the Trump administration’s relief efforts that help consumers access […]

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A gut bacterium as a fountain of youth?

Melissa Healy Move over Bifidobacterium and Lactobacillus. There’s a new health-promoting gut bacterium in town, and it’s called Akkermansia muciniphila. You will not find its benefits at the bottom of a yogurt cup. But a new study has identified more than one way to nurture its growth in the gut, and offered evidence that it may maintain — and […]

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Study: Work less, live longer

(CNN) – Working long hours every week could be bad for your health. Full and part-time employees in the United States work an average of 40-hours a week, according to 2017 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Working more than that has been linked to negative changes to your health, while working fewer hours […]

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Trump Administration Moves to Have Pharmaceutical List Prices Included in TV Ads

(CNSNews.com) – The Health and Human Services Department wants pharmaceutical companies to include list prices in television ads hawking their prescription drugs. Right now, drug companies are required to disclose a drug’s major side effects, but not the effect that buying the drug could have on your wallet. “Patients deserve more transparency,” HHS said in […]

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