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Tucker Carlson: Bernie or Bloomberg? The Democratic Party will never be the same after the NH primary

A political tragedy is now unfolding here in America, the self-immolation of the Democratic Party. It is happening. The first primary of the season begins Tuesday in New Hampshire. Like all political leaders, Democrats in Washington sought to control the outcome of this whole process to the degree that they could. And they wrote a detailed […]

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Warren appears to target Buttigieg as she slams people who ‘suck up to billionaires’

MANCHESTER, NH – Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg came under attack at Friday night’s Democratic presidential nomination debate by two of his top-tier rivals over his acceptance of campaign donations from billionaires and his reliance on super PACs to help support his White House bid. Sen. Elizabeth Warren – who’s contributions have almost entirely come […]

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Qantas and Air NZ suspend China flights due to coronavirus curbs

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand said on Saturday they were suspending direct flights from their countries to mainland China in response to travel restrictions imposed in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. FILE PHOTO – Qantas aircraft are seen on the tarmac at Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Australia, November […]

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Trump’s ‘massive’ U.S.-UK trade deal faces big hurdles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Britain is the United States’ closest ally but their long friendship may be sorely tested as the two countries try to forge a new trade agreement after Britain’s exit from the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomes U.S. President Donald Trump at the NATO leaders summit in Watford, […]

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NHS staff urged to help service tackle climate change

NHS staff are being encouraged to drive to work less and bring in reusable cups and bottles to help the health service tackle climate change. The suggestions are part of an NHS plan to cut carbon emissions to net zero and reduce air pollution. Hospitals will also be told to switch to less-polluting anaesthetic gases […]

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NHS faces huge clinical negligence legal fees bill

The NHS in England faces paying out £4.3bn in legal fees to settle outstanding claims of clinical negligence, the BBC has learned through a Freedom of Information request. Each year the NHS receives more than 10,000 new claims for compensation. This figure includes all current unsettled claims and projected estimates of ones in the future. […]

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Prenatal air pollution exposure tied to childhood blood sugar

(Reuters Health) – Kids who are exposed to air pollution in the womb may have higher blood sugar levels during childhood than kids without this exposure, according to a study that suggests particle pollution could be an environmental risk factor for diabetes. FILE PHOTO: Buildings shrouded in smog, are pictured as Mexico’s government ordered schools […]

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Netflix roasted for leading viewers astray with ‘health misinformation’ in Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop show

Gwyneth Paltrow’s wellness brand Goop has secured its own show on Netflix and anti-pseudoscience crusaders are demanding its cancellation, insisting the doyenne of jade vaginal eggs is hurting people with health misinformation. Paltrow’s medical faddism “does real harm” by contributing to the “erosion of critical thinking,” University of Alberta researcher Tim Caulfield tweeted on Monday […]

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Are your friends bad for your health?

At the start of a new year, lots of people will resolve to make a healthy lifestyle change. Many find resolutions like cutting back on unhealthy snacks or taking part in a weekend fitness class easier when friends and family are making the same changes. However, not all decisions affecting our health are intentional, as […]

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Twitter bots tout cannabis as a cure-all despite few approved medical uses

(Reuters Health) – Social media bots are promoting cannabis as a remedy for everything from cancer to insomnia and foot pain, according to an analysis of posts on Twitter. FILE PHOTO: Cannabis plants are seen inside a greenhouse of the Clever Leaves company in Pesca, Colombia October 2, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez “Social bots regularly perpetuate […]

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